EOG’s stock performance
We’ll now turn to EOG Resources (EOG)—our third-largest oil and gas producer, based on the fiscal 2017 data.
On a year-over-year basis, EOG Resources’ stock has increased ~5.3%. Compared to the energy sector, EOG Resources has overperformed, as you can see in the graph above. The Energy Select Sector SPDR (XLE) has declined~4.2% year-over-year.
Both XLE and EOG’s stocks have underperformed the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY), which rose 14.4% year-over-year.
To learn about the best and worst upstream stock performers in 2017, check out Market Realist’s series The Best and Worst Upstream Companies by Year-to-Date Returns.