What Can Investors Expect from Kinder Morgan in 2017?

Kinder Morgan announced its financial outlook for 2017 on December 5, 2016. It expects to declare dividends of $0.5 per share in 2017.

Crude Tanker Companies' Stock Performance
Digging into Frontline's 3Q16 Results

Frontline (FRO), a crude oil carrier based in Hamilton, Bermuda, released its 3Q16 earnings on November 29, 2016. Its net income was $5.5 million, which is $0.03 per share.

OPEC Deal: Will Crude Oil Keep Up Bullish Momentum?

January 2017 WTI crude oil futures contracts rose 1.2% and settled at $51.68 per barrel on December 2, 2016. That’s the highest closing since July 2015.

Pre-Market Report: Italy Referendum Makes Waves on December 5

Asian markets fell on December 5—led by the banking sector. The banking sector lost strength due to the “no” vote during Italy’s referendum.


Upstream Stocks: A Quantitative Guide for Investors

On December 5, 2016, Cobalt International Energy (CIE) had the highest implied volatility among the upstream stocks that are part of XOP.

Is FMC Technologies' Merger with Technip Almost Complete?

On December 5, Technip and FMC Technologies (FTI) held shareholder meetings to vote on the pending merger between the two companies.

Decoding Mainstream Automakers’ November US Sales Data

In this series, we’ll look at the November sales figures of mainstream automakers such as Ford, General Motors (GM), Fiat Chrysler (FCAU), and Toyota (TM). We’ll explore what these figures could mean for investors as we enter the 2016 holiday season.

Deflation Hits Kroger's Fiscal 3Q17 Sale Comps, Guidance

Kroger’s EPS for fiscal 3Q17 stood at $0.41, matching consensus estimates. But company had delivered eleven consecutive quarters of earnings beats.

Friday’s Consumer Pops and Drops: PAY, HRL, LULU, and BGS

On December 2, 2016, the S&P Consumer Staples Index had slightly outperformed the S&P Consumer Discretionary Index and the S&P 500 Index as a whole. The indexes had respective returns of 0.70%, -0.56%, and 0.04%.

Key Events in the Consumer Sector in November’s 5th Week

At the end of the fifth week of November 2016, the S&P 500 slightly outperformed the S&P Consumer Staples and the S&P Consumer Discretionary as a whole.

Cypress Prepares for the Future with Business Transformation

Fiscal 2016 has been a transition year for many firms. Cypress Semiconductor has begun its own transformation in the way of acquisitions and divestitures.

What to Know before The Toro Company's Fiscal 4Q16 Earnings

The Toro Company (TTC) is scheduled to declare its fiscal 4Q16 earnings on December 8, 2016, for the quarter that ended on October 31, 2016.

What Will Drive Closed-End Funds' 2017 Performances?

Closed-end managers deploy money in middle market companies engaged in businesses across sectors by raising capital through share issuances.

Financial Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLF) Closing Price
Trump Rally Led Banks to New Highs in November

The financial sector was strong in November. Bank shares rose ~19% due to expectations of deregulation in the sector after Trump’s victory in the election.

Sherwin-Williams: Performance and Key Updates for November

Sherwin-Williams (SHW) stock had a strong performance in November, closing at $268.67 and rising a whopping 9.7%.

New High for Crude Oil: Your Update for the Week Ended December 2

US crude oil January futures rose 12.2% in the week ended December 2, 2016, on a closing price basis. WTI crude oil closed at $51.68 per barrel on December 2.

Intrepid Potash Stock Rose 6% Last Week: What about Others?

The week ending December 2 was broadly positive for agricultural fertilizer companies. The VanEck Vectors Agribusiness (MOO) rose by 79 basis points.

Your Chemical Company Update for the Week Ended December 2

In this series, we’ll discuss the latest business updates and announcements made by chemical companies during the week ended December 2, 2016.

Why Has Noble Energy Been in the News Recently?

On November 16, 2016, Noble Energy (NBL) provided its long-term outlook from 2016–2020. It also provided an update on its US onshore operations.

Cliffs Natural Resources: Key Indicators for Investors

Cliffs Natural Resources (CLF) was trading at $9.24 on December 1, 2016, which represents a 70% rise in the last one month alone.

What's Ahead for PotashCorp in 2017?

As of December 1, PotashCorp has returned 5.8% YTD. The S&P 500 has returned 7.3% over the same period, while the VanEck Vectors Agribusiness ETF has outperformed both with returns of 10.2% YTD.

Reading the Fundamentals of Silver, the White Precious Metal

The price of silver has risen in 2016, but the demand for the precious white metal is still increasing.

MPC, TSO, VLO, PSX: How Are These Refiners Stacking Up in 4Q16?

Refining companies’ stocks have been putting up volatile performances in 2016. However, these stocks have been performing well since September’s end.

Why Kinder Morgan Is at the Top of Investors' Wish Lists

Kinder Morgan has risen 49% in 2016. ONEOK, Enbridge Energy Partners, and Energy Transfer Partners have risen 123%, 7%, and 4%, respectively, YTD.


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