Hess Corporation (HES)

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Last closing price (Dec 17 4:00 EDT):
69.03 (4.23%) ? 
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Return to date (1m/3m/6m/12m):
-29.10% ? 
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Consensus price target (1m/3m/6m/12m):
95.00
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Buy/Sell Mix (1m/3m/6m/12m):
100%/0%
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Description:
Hess Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an independent energy company worldwide. It operates in two segments, Exploration and Production (E&P), and Marketing and Refining (M&R). The E&P segment explores for, develops, produces, purchases, transports, and sells crude oil and natural gas. This segment conducts exploration and production activities principally in Algeria, Australia, Azerbaijan, Brunei, China, Denmark, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, France, Ghana, Indonesia, the Kurdistan region of Iraq, Libya, Malaysia, Norway, Peru, the Russian Federation, Thailand, the United Kingdom, and the United States. The M&R segment purchases, markets, and trades in refined petroleum products, natural gas, and electricity. This segment serves motoring public, wholesale distributors, industrial and commercial users, other petroleum companies, governmental agencies, and public utilities. It also operates terminals and retail gasoline stations, which include convenience stores located on the East Coast of the United States. As of December 31, 2012, the company operated 1,361 HESS gasoline stations in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Florida, Massachusetts, North Carolina, and South Carolina. Hess Corporation was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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Pavel Molchanov Raymond James Buy   Nov 24, '14   84.35    Nov 24, '15  -18.16% 
Douglas Terreson ISI Group Buy   Oct 30, '14   82.83  95.00  Oct 30, '15  -16.66% 
Blake Fernandez Howard Weil Inc. Buy   Oct 30, '14   82.83    Oct 30, '15  -16.66% 
John Malone Global Hunter Securities, LLC Buy   Oct 21, '14   81.03    Oct 21, '15  -14.81% 
Edward Westlake Credit Suisse Buy   Jul 31, '14   98.36  120.00  Jul 31, '15  -29.82% 
Paul Sankey Deutsche Bank Securities Buy   Jul 17, '14   97.83  118.00  Jul 17, '15  -29.44% 
Paul Sankey Deutsche Bank Securities Buy   Jun 10, '14   93.47  112.00  Jun 10, '15  -26.15% 
Ryan Todd Deutsche Bank Securities Buy   Jun 10, '14   93.47    Jun 10, '15  -26.15% 
Fadel Gheit Oppenheimer & Co. Buy   May 09, '14   86.83  110.00  May 09, '15  -20.50% 
Giuseppe Group Unaffiliated Buy   Apr 21, '14   87.23  100.00  Apr 21, '15  13.62% 
Edward Westlake Credit Suisse Buy   Oct 31, '13   80.27  100.00  Oct 31, '14  23.15% 
John Malone Global Hunter Securities, LLC Buy   Oct 10, '13   79.87  85.00  Oct 10, '14  5.92% 
Paul Sankey Deutsche Bank Securities Buy   Sep 10, '13   76.85  90.00  Sep 10, '14  29.46% 
Fadel Gheit Oppenheimer & Co. Buy   Aug 08, '13   73.46  90.00  Aug 08, '14  33.19% 
Katherine Lucas Minyard JPMorgan Buy   Jul 11, '13   70.10    Jul 11, '14  40.51% 
Paul Cheng Barclays Buy   Jul 08, '13   67.70  86.00  Jul 08, '14  46.53% 
Paul Sankey Deutsche Bank Securities Buy   May 16, '13   68.35    May 16, '14  29.03% 
Paul Cheng Barclays Buy   Apr 21, '13   67.16  86.00  Apr 21, '14  29.94% 
Fadel Gheit Oppenheimer & Co. Buy   Mar 04, '13   68.20  85.00  Mar 04, '14  16.54% 
Fadel Gheit Oppenheimer & Co. Buy   Jan 31, '13   66.54  80.00  Jan 31, '14  19.12% 
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