Between November 17 and November 24, 2017, upstream stock Cobalt International Energy (CIE) was the biggest loser on our list of energy stocks. In fact, year-to-date, the stock has lost almost 100%. Energy stocks from the VanEck Vectors Oil Services ETF (OIH), the SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF (XOP), the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLE), the Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP), and a few US-listed integrated energy stocks constitute our list.
Midstream stocks Plains All American Pipeline (PAA) and Enbridge Energy Partners (EEP) ranked third and fourth on our list in the week ended November 24, 2017, respectively.
The Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP) fell 1.1% during this period, the most among the energy subsector ETFs discussed in part two of this series. The S&P 500 Index (SPY) rose 0.9% in the week ended November 24. US crude oil futures rose 3.9% during this period.