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CVX

Chevron

$119.23

-0.02 (-0.02%)

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Exxon Mobil

$77.22

-0.21 (-0.27%)

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Chevron, Exxon seek 'small refinery' waivers from biofuels law, Reuters reports

Global energy companies Chevron (CVX) and Exxon Mobil (XOM) have asked the Environmental Protection Agency for hardship waivers, or exemptions to the nation's biofuels policy, that have typically been reserved for small companies in financial distress, Reuters reports, citing sources familiar with the matter. The move by the oil companies, which sought the waivers for their smallest facilities, come as the EPA has already issued an unusually high 25 hardship waivers to small refineries causing blending credit prices to drop and helping the oil industry to decrease costs. Reference Link

CVX

Chevron

$119.23

-0.02 (-0.02%)

XOM

Exxon Mobil

$77.22

-0.21 (-0.27%)

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CVX Chevron
$119.23

-0.02 (-0.02%)

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Chevron upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
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Target $138

Buy
Chevron upgraded to Buy on valuation at BofA/Merrill
As previously reported, BofA/Merrill upgraded Chevron to Buy from Neutral and maintained a $138 price target. Analyst Doug Leggate views valuation as attractive following the recent pullback in shares combined with his views of an improving commodity backdrop.
03/20/18
JPMS
03/20/18
NO CHANGE
Target $135
JPMS
Overweight
Chevron pullback brings favorable entry point, says JPMorgan
JPMorgan analyst Phil Gresh says the pullback in Chevron shares to below $115 brings a favorable entry point. The analyst sees a "balanced long-term story" around production growth, free cash flow generation, and return of capital through at least 2022 with "fairly low execution risk." The analyst believes the "penalty box" following the "messy" Q4 will be temporary. He raised his price target for Chevron to $135 from $130 and keeps an Overweight rating on the shares.
04/12/18
WELS
04/12/18
NO CHANGE
Target $153
WELS
Outperform
Chevron price target raised to $153 from $138 at Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo raised its price target for Chevron to $153 from $138 on valuation as it believes 2018 is a year that will reward the more aggressively positioned energy investor. The firm reiterated an Outperform rating on the shares.
XOM Exxon Mobil
$77.22

-0.21 (-0.27%)

03/08/18
RBCM
03/08/18
NO CHANGE
Target $90
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Sector Perform
Exxon Mobil price target raised to $90 from $85 at RBC Capital
RBC Capital analyst Biraj Borkhataria raised the price target on Exxon Mobil to $90 while keeping its Sector Perform rating. The analyst points to the company's higher investment levels and acceleration of its development program over the next 7 years leading to improving capital returns, but also notes that investors seem to be just as focused on the negative impact of the investment on profitability before giving the company credit for improving returns after 2020.
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On The Fly: Top five analyst upgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst upgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. HD Supply (HDS) upgraded to Buy from Hold at SunTrust with analyst Keith Hughes saying the current valuation on the stock is too low at 10.7-times enterprise value to EBITDA, with his new price target taking that valuation to the upper middle of the distribution group range. 2. Viacom (VIAB) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Needham with analyst Laura Martin saying the stock's forward PE valuation at 8.2-times is 15%-30% below peers mainly due to Paramount's losses. 3. Akamai (AKAM) upgraded to Sector Weight from Underweight at KeyBanc with analyst Brandon Nispel saying Akamai's ability to expand margins is greater than he anticipated and that fears surrounding growth are "unlikely to come to fruition near term." 4. Aon plc (AON) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman Sachs while Willis Towers Watson (WLTW) was upgraded to Neutral from Sell. 5. Exxon Mobil (XOM) upgraded to Buy from Reduce at HSBC. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
04/10/18
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04/10/18
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Target $100
BOFA
Buy
Exxon Mobil added to US 1 List at BofA/Merrill
BofA/Merrill analyst Doug Leggate added ExxonMobile to the US 1 List telling investors shares are discounting the lowest long-term oil price in the sector at $48/bbl. Leggate believes Exxon's upstream portfolio leverage is being overlooked following the collapse in oil prices and shares are poised for a recovery following year-to-date lagging performance. Leggate rates Exxon Mobile a Buy with a $100 price target.

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CDNS

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AVA

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CRK

Comstock Resources

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GRPN

Groupon

$4.76

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WDC

Western Digital

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CE

Celanese

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Limelight Networks

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MSFT

Microsoft

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Skyworks

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COF

Capital One

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E-Trade

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PTC Therapeutics

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Redwood Trust

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American Electric

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WEC Energy

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Skechers

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FTD Companies

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Zynerba

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BG

Bunge

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WEC Energy

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American Electric

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ETR

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LLY

Eli Lilly

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Incyte

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T

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Alphabet

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NWE

NorthWestern

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MSFT

Microsoft

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NorthWestern

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MSFT

Microsoft

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CVX

Chevron

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ConocoPhillips

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Exxon Mobil

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Royal Dutch Shell

$69.17

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Royal Dutch Shell

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