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Ecopetrol SA $ 10.16 -0.05 (-0.49%)

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The energy sector provides potential bargains

Although their share prices have lost more than 59% over the past 12 months, Wall Street sell-side analysts recommend buying shares of Canadian Natural Resources Ltd (CNQ) and Ecopetrol SA (EC), which are therefore called “falling knives.”

Some investors seek this category of stocks because they think that they can make substantial gains out of the investment following an expected share price rebound.

It is worth noting that this kind of investment implies a high risk for the investor, as a sharp decline in the share price could indicate that bankruptcy is near at hand.

The investor can, however, lower

280 Views    Alberto Abaterusso    2020-03-24 14:54
The US Energy Information Administration predicts US must keep up with technology to maintain its role as energy exporter

A key U.S. market indicator is predicting rising production for U.S. energy companies, couched by expectations that consumption will remain mostly flat.

In Tuesday’s outlook, the U.S. Energy Information Administration said continued development of U.S. shale, light oil and natural gas resources will alter the nation’s role in the industry as a net energy exporter by 2022. Since 1953, the U.S. has largely been an importer of net energy. In some cases, the agency says the shift will happen even sooner as drilling is on the upswing and oil prices are at their highest level in three years.

Investors

463 Views    Yamil Berard    2018-02-06 22:59
Stocks the company bought in the 3rd and 4th quarters

James Barrow is executive director of Dallas-based investment company Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss, the lead portfolio manager for the Vanguard Windsor II and Selected Value Funds. The company manages a portfolio composed of 339 stocks with a total value of $66,729 million. In the third and fourth quarters of 2016 the guru bought shares in the following stocks:

LivePerson Inc. (LPSN)

During the third quarter of 2016, the guru increased the position by 163.68% and in the fourth quarter increased it by 22.96%. The guru holds 0.64% of the stock’s outstanding shares.

The company along with its subsidiaries

169 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2017-03-27 19:22
The investor's buys in both the 2nd and 3rd quarters

Steven Cohen, a billionaire hedge fund investor, is the founder of SAC Capital Advisors, a Stamford, Connecticut-based hedge fund. In both the second and third quarters, the guru bought the following stocks:

Kaiser Aluminum Corp. (KALU)

During the second quarter, the guru increased his fund's position by 60% and by 19.93% in the third quarter. The guru holds 0.2% of outstanding shares of the company, which is engaged in the production of semifabricated specialty aluminum products. The company has one operating segment, Fabricated Products. Third-quarter earnings per share was $1.02 compared to $1.07 in the same quarter of a

370 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2016-12-15 19:55
Most of these stocks are undervalued

According to GuruFocus' All-in-One Screener, the following are companies with market caps above $5 billion that are trading with low P/S ratios.

Principal Financial Group Inc. (PFG) is trading at about $43 with a P/S ratio of 1.04 and an estimated P/E multiple of 10.99. The company has a market cap of $12.52 billion; over the last 10 years, the stock has dropped by 18%. During the last 52 weeks, the price has been as high as $58.02 and as low as $33.09.

The company offers retirement services, insurance solutions and asset management services. It provides financial products

1208 Views    Tiziano Frateschi    2016-05-23 20:47

According to GuruFocus updates, these stocks have declined the most since Gurus have bought.

Starbucks Corp: Down 37% since Jim Simons (Trades, Portfolio) bought in the quarter ended on 12-31-2014

Jim Simons (Trades, Portfolio) added to his holdings in restaurants and bars company Starbucks Corp (SBUX) by 85.11% during the quarter ended 12/31/2014. His purchase prices were between $72.19 and $83.8, with an estimated average price of $78.14. Since then the prices of Starbucks Corp shares have declined by -37% from the estimated average. Jim Simons (Trades, Portfolio) owned 1,274,846

879 Views    hyperman299    2015-05-12 13:53

According to GuruFocus updates, these stocks have declined the most since Gurus have bought.

Starbucks Corp: Down 35% since Jim Simons (Trades, Portfolio) bought in the quarter ended on 2014-12-31

Jim Simons (Trades, Portfolio) added to his holdings in Restaurants & bars company Starbucks Corp (SBUX) by 85.11% during the quarter ended 12/31/2014. His purchase prices were between $72.19 and $83.8, with an estimated average price of $78.14. Since then the prices of Starbucks Corp shares have declined by -35% from the estimated average. Jim Simons (Trades, Portfolio) owned 1,274,846

1075 Views    hyperman299    2015-05-05 14:40

According to GuruFocus updates, these stocks have declined the most since Gurus have bought.

Starbucks Corp (SBUX): Down 34% Since [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Jim+Simons]Jim Simons[/url] ([url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Jim+Simons]Trades[/url], [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/holdings.php?GuruName=Jim+Simons]Portfolio[/url]) Bought In the Quarter Ended on 2014-12-31

[url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Jim+Simons]Jim Simons[/url] ([url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Jim+Simons]Trades[/url], [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/holdings.php?GuruName=Jim+Simons]Portfolio[/url]) added to his holdings in Restaurants & bars company Starbucks Corp by 85.11% during the quarter ended 12/31/2014. His purchase prices were between $72.19 and $83.8, with an estimated average price of $78.14. Since then the prices of Starbucks Corp shares have declined by -34% from the estimated average. [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Jim+Simons]Jim Simons[/url] ([url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=Jim+Simons]Trades[/url], [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/holdings.php?GuruName=Jim+Simons]Portfolio[/url]) owned 1,274,846 shares of Starbucks Corp as of 12/31/2014.

Starbucks Corp

1595 Views    GuruFocus    2015-04-26 14:51

According to GuruFocus updates, these stocks have declined the most since Gurus have bought.

Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras: Down 24% since Charles Brandes (Trades, Portfolio) bought in the quarter ended on 2014-12-31

Charles Brandes (Trades, Portfolio) added to his holdings in Exploration & Production company Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras

1483 Views    hyperman299    2015-04-17 17:46

According to GuruFocus updates, these stocks have declined the most since Gurus have bought.

National Oilwell Varco Inc (NOV): Down 28% since David Dreman (Trades, Portfolio) bought in the quarter ended on 2014-12-31

David Dreman (Trades, Portfolio) added to his holdings in Oil Equipment & Services company National Oilwell Varco Inc

944 Views    hyperman299    2015-04-02 14:31

According to GuruFocus updates, these stocks have declined the most since Gurus have bought.

Vale SA (VALE): Down 38% Since Jeremy Grantham (Trades, Portfolio) Bought In the Quarter Ended on 2014-12-31

Jeremy Grantham (Trades, Portfolio) added to his holdings in Specialty Chemicals company Vale SA (VALE) by 2431.1% during the quarter ended 12/31/2014. His purchase prices were between $6.86 and $11.8, with an estimated average price of $9.35. Since then the prices of Vale SA shares have declined by -38% from the estimated average. Jeremy Grantham (Trades, Portfolio) owned 11,211,240

1423 Views    GuruFocus    2015-03-16 14:53

According to GuruFocus updates, these stocks have declined the most since Gurus have bought.

Sasol Ltd (SSL): Down 26% since Jeremy Grantham (Trades, Portfolio) bought in the quarter ended on 2014-12-31

Jeremy Grantham (Trades, Portfolio) added to his holdings in Sasol Ltd by 102.03% during the quarter ended 12/31/2014. His purchase prices were between $33.18 and $54.11, with an estimated average price of $45.15. Since then the prices of Sasol Ltd shares have declined by -26% from the estimated average. Jeremy Grantham (Trades, Portfolio) owned 35,047 shares of Sasol Ltd

1076 Views    hyperman299    2015-03-09 14:08

According to GuruFocus updates, these stocks have declined the most since Gurus have bought.

Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras (PBR.A): Down 37% since Charles Brandes (Trades, Portfolio) bought in the quarter ended on 2014-12-31

Charles Brandes (Trades, Portfolio) added to his holdings in exploration and production company Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras

545 Views    hyperman299    2015-02-17 16:19

According to GuruFocus list of 52-week lows, these Guru stocks have reached their 52-week lows.

International Business Machines Corp (IBM) reached the 52-week low of $161.76

The prices of International Business Machines Corp (IBM) shares have declined to close to the 52-week low of $161.76, which is 19.8% off the 52-week high of $199.21. International Business Machines Corp is owned by 31 Gurus we are tracking. Among them, 13 have added to their positions during the past quarter. 17 reduced their positions.

International Business Machines Corp was incorporated in the State of New York on June 16, 1911. International

739 Views    hyperman299    2014-11-26 17:04

In this article, let's take a look at Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM), a $407.07 billion market cap company that is the world's largest publicly owned integrated oil company.

Past, present and future

The company has a track record of higher returns on capital than its peers. But with the actual environment it is more difficult for the firm to achieve those levels because opportunities are limited.

Exxon needs big projects to justify its investments. Those projects involve several risks such as overinvestment risk, execution risk and budgetary risk. Further, there is much more competition from national oil companies. It is

948 Views    Omar Venerio    2014-11-11 18:07

According to GuruFocus updates, these stocks have declined the most since Gurus have bought.

Ecopetrol SA (EC): Down 32% Since [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=James+Barrow]James Barrow[/url] ([url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=James+Barrow]Trades[/url], [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/holdings.php?GuruName=James+Barrow]Portfolio[/url]) Bought In the Quarter Ended on 2014-06-30

[url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=James+Barrow]James Barrow[/url] ([url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=James+Barrow]Trades[/url], [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/holdings.php?GuruName=James+Barrow]Portfolio[/url]) initiated holdings in Integrated Oil & Gas company Ecopetrol SA during the quarter ended 06/30/2014. His purchase prices were between $35.53 and $41.16, with an estimated average price of $37.83. Since then the prices of Ecopetrol SA shares have declined by -32% from the estimated average. [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=James+Barrow]James Barrow[/url] ([url=http://www.gurufocus.com/StockBuy.php?GuruName=James+Barrow]Trades[/url], [url=http://www.gurufocus.com/holdings.php?GuruName=James+Barrow]Portfolio[/url]) owned 5,697 shares of Ecopetrol SA as of 06/30/2014.

Ecopetrol SA was incorporated on

1312 Views    GuruFocus    2014-11-09 06:57

According to GuruFocus updates, these stocks have declined the most since Gurus have bought them.

Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras (PBR): Down 23% Since Bestinfond (Trades, Portfolio) Bought In the Quarter Ended on 2014-06-30

Bestinfond (Trades, Portfolio) initiated holdings in exploration & production company Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras during the quarter ended 06/30/2014. His purchase prices were between $13.14 and $15.94, with an estimated average price of $14.57. Since then the prices of Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras shares have declined by -23% from the estimated average. Bestinfond (Trades, Portfolio) owned 570,098

997 Views    GuruFocus    2014-11-04 19:12

According to GuruFocus updates, these stocks have declined the most since Gurus have bought.

Deutsche Bank AG (DB): Down 26% Since Mario Gabelli (Trades, Portfolio) Bought In the Quarter Ended on 2014-06-30

Mario Gabelli (Trades, Portfolio) added to his holdings in Banks company Deutsche Bank AG by 27.74% during the quarter ended 06/30/2014. His purchase prices were between $35.51 and $46.03, with an estimated average price of $41.49. Since then the prices of Deutsche Bank AG shares have declined by -26% from the estimated average. Mario Gabelli (Trades, Portfolio) owned

975 Views    GuruFocus    2014-10-20 14:29

According to GuruFocus updates, these stocks have declined the most since Gurus have bought.

Eaton Corp PLC (ETN): Down 21% Since Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc Bought In the Quarter Ended on 2014-06-30

Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc initiated holdings in Diversified Industrials company Eaton Corp PLC during the quarter ended 06/30/2014. His purchase prices were between $70.92 and $79.24, with an estimated average price of $74.17. Since then the prices of Eaton Corp PLC shares have declined by -21% from the estimated average. Manning & Napier Advisors, Inc owned 42,703 shares of Eaton Corp PLC as of 06/30/2014.

2479 Views    GuruFocus    2014-10-12 15:06

According to GuruFocus list of 3-year lows, Ecopetrol SA, SINA Corp, NeuStar Inc, and Crocs Inc. have all reached their 3-year lows.

Ecopetrol SA (EC) Reached $31.89

The prices of Ecopetrol SA (EC) shares have declined to $31.89, which is 53.6% off the 3-year high of $67.92.

Ecopetrol S.A., was organized on August 25, 1951 under the laws of Colombia. Ecopetrol SA has a market cap of $65.73 billion; its shares were traded at around $31.89 with a P/E ratio of 10.70 and P/S ratio of 1.98. The dividend yield of Ecopetrol Sa stocks is 7.23%. Ecopetrol SA

1430 Views    Jimmy Xiao    2014-09-28 23:42

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