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XOP

SPDR Oil Exploration and Production Fund

$23.01

1.1 (5.02%)

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Option volume in Oil and Gas Exploration 3x normal on massive call spreads

Option volume in Oil and Gas Exploration 3x normal on massive call spreads. Underlying up $1.16, or 5%, this afternoon near $23, with calls leading puts 10:1 and nearly half the volume in a diagonal call spread that is rolling a long position out a month and up $1 in strike. Inititator has sold nearly 100K Dec 25 calls to buy 100K Jan 26 calls, for a 2c credit. Jan opens, while the Dec 25s, sold for 35c, appear to close a position opened in October near 12c when XOP was nearly $1.50 lower.

XOP SPDR Oil Exploration and Production Fund
$23.01

1.1 (5.02%)

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Target $69
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Equal Weight
Hess Corp. downgraded to Equal Weight on valuation at Stephens
As previously reported, Stephens analyst Gail Nicholson downgraded Hess Corp. (HES) to Equal Weight from Overweight on valuation after the stock has outperformed the SPDR Oil Exploration and Production Fund (XOP) by over 12% year-to-date. The stock's EV/EBITDA multiple is currently highest in her coverage and significantly above the group median, noted Nicholson, who lowered her price target on Hess shares to $69 from $77 to account for her revised commodity forecast.
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EOG Resources, Hess, EQT Corp cut to Neutral at MKM Partners on valuation
As previously reported, MKM Partners analyst John Gerdes has downgraded EOG Resources (EOG), EQT Corp (EQT) and Hess Corp (HES) from Buy to Neutral on valuation after their respective 17%, 14%, and 62% year-to-date gains relative to the 14% appreciation of the Oil/Gas Exploration & Production ETF (XOP). The analyst notes that all 3 now reflect below 10% of his expected intrinsic upside value relative to his net present value-derived estimates. As part of his broader research note, Gerdes has also raised his 2019 Brent crude oil price forecast by $9 to $66 and his 2020 forecast by $2.50 to $64.50. The analyst adds that the capital intensity in the industry has been "stable" and remains 35% below 2014 cyclical peak while the cost structure is 35% below the 2014 peak.

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PNC Financial

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$49.39

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$1,347.11

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Amerco

$360.28

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United Technologies

$148.99

-0.5 (-0.33%)

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