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EOG RESOURCES, INC. (EOG)
This week’s Focus Stock of the Week is EOG RESOURCES, INC. (EOG: $89.68), which carries S&P Capital IQ’s highest investment recommendation of 5-STARS, or Strong Buy. As one of the leading oil and gas exploration & production (E&P) companies in our coverage universe, with above-average projected returns and strong exposure to crude oil production, EOG should outperform peers, by our analysis...
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Oil & Gas Exploration & Production

Our fundamental outlook for the oil & gas exploration & production (E&P) sub-industry for the next 12 months is negative. U.S. E&Ps are emphasizing crude oil and natural gas liquids (NGL) production, but with supply accelerating and demand stagnant, we think a recovery from the recent and rapid decline in crude oil prices may be slow in coming...
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