Whiting Petroleum Was the Top Energy Gainer Last Week



Energy stocks

On September 8–15, 2017, upstream company Whiting Petroleum (WLL) outperformed the energy sector stocks. The energy stock list belongs to the following ETFs—the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLE), the VanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF (OIH), the SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF (XOP), and the Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP). A few integrated energy stocks that aren’t part of these ETFs are also on the list.

Carrizo Oil & Gas (CRZO) was the second-largest gainer on our list of energy stocks. In fact, XOP was the second-largest gainer among the energy subsector ETFs, as we discussed in Part 2.

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NGL Energy Partners (NGL) was the third-largest gainer on our list of energy stocks. Ensco (ESV) and Noble (NE), two oilfield service stocks, were the fourth and fifth-largest gainers on our list of energy stocks. OIH outperformed energy subsector ETFs. On September 14, 2017, Noble provided an update regarding its fleet contract status.

In the next part, we’ll focus on the largest energy losers last week.


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