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Pre-Market Scans on Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Stocks -- Kodiak Oil and Gas, Encana, Kosmos Energy, Marathon Oil, and Synergy Resources

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LONDON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

On Tuesday, July 29, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,442.70, down 0.05%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.42% lower at 16,912.11, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,969.95, down 0.45%. The losses were broad based as nine out of ten sectors ended the session in negative. The S&P 500 Energy Sector Index ended the day at 724.07, down 0.40%, and the index has declined 0.47% in the last one month. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Kodiak Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE: KOG), Encana Corporation (NYSE: ECA), Kosmos Energy Ltd (NYSE: KOS), Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO), and Synergy Resources Corporation (NYSE MKT: SYRG). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:  


On Tuesday, shares in Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp. recorded a trading volume of 2.48 million shares, lower than its three months average volume of 6.45 million shares. The stock finished the day at $15.57, down 0.64%, and registered an intraday range of $15.53 and $15.75. Shares of Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp. have advanced 7.75% in the last one month and 24.76% in the previous three months. Also, the stock has surged 38.89% on YTD basis. Furthermore, the company is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The stock's 50-day moving average of $13.99 is above its 200-day moving average of $12.38. Additionally, shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 25.04 and have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 60.55. Sign up and read the free notes on KOG at:


Encana Corp.'s stock declined 0.14%, to close Tuesday's session at $22.05, after oscillating between $21.93 and $22.20. The stock recorded a trading volume of 3.06 million shares, below its three months average volume of 4.57 million shares. Over the last one month and past three months, Encana Corp.'s shares have lost 6.65% and 6.09%, respectively. However, from the beginning of 2014, the stock has rallied 22.16%. The company is trading above its 200-day moving average. The stock's 50-day moving average of $23.08 is above its 200-day moving average of $20.41. Further, Encana Corp.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 49.00 and has an RSI of 44.88. The complimentary notes on ECA can be downloaded as in PDF format at:


On Tuesday, Kosmos Energy Ltd's stock finished the session 0.40% lower at $9.88. A total of 0.54 million shares were traded, which was below its three months average volume of 1.08 million shares. The stock moved between $9.83 and $9.97 during the session. Over the last one month and past three months, Kosmos Energy Ltd's shares have plummeted 11.86% and 9.94%, respectively. Also, the stock has lost 11.63% since the start of this year. The company's shares are trading below their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Moreover, the stock's 200-day moving average of $10.68 is greater than its 50-day moving average of $10.54. Kosmos Energy Ltd's stock has an RSI of 36.18. Register for free on Investor-Edge and access the latest research on KOS at:


Shares in Marathon Oil Corp. fluctuated between $39.94 and $40.26 before ending Tuesday's session down 0.72%, at an intra-day low of $39.94. The company's stock reported a trading volume of 3.82 million shares, below its three months average volume of 5.88 million shares. Further, shares of Marathon Oil Corp. have gained 1.27% over the last one month and 8.24% over the past three months. Also, the stock has surged 13.14% on YTD basis. The company is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The stock's 50-day moving average of $38.59 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $35.89. Moreover, shares of Marathon Oil Corp. traded at a PE ratio of 19.78 and have an RSI of 57.12. The complete research on MRO is available for free at:


Synergy Resources Corp.'s stock advanced 1.08%, to close Tuesday's session at $11.21, after vacillating between $10.81 and $11.27. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.20 million shares, above its three months average volume of 0.82 million shares. Over the last one month and past three months, Synergy Resources Corp.'s shares have fallen by 14.56% and 4.68%, respectively. However, from the beginning of 2014, the stock has gone up 21.06%. The stock is trading above its 200-day moving average. The company's 50-day moving average of $12.15 is above its 200-day moving average of $10.53. Further, Synergy Resources Corp.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 40.94 and has an RSI of 34.71. Free in depth research on SYRG is available at:


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