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Energy Sector Update for 03/08/2018: USO, UNG, HES, FMSA, TOT, FP.PA

Top Energy Stocks

XOM: +0.3%

CVX: flat

COP: flat

SLB: flat

OXY: flat

Energy shares were treading water in pre-market trading Thursday. The EIA domestic natural gas inventories report is out at 10:30 am.

Light, sweet crude oil for April delivery was up 0.1% at $61.20 per barrel, while natural gas was up fractionally at $2.78 per million Btu.

In energy ETFs, the United States Oil Fund ( USO ) was down 0.2% at $12.33 while the United States Natural Gas ETF ( UNG ) was up 0.04% at $23.26.

Expected movers:

- Hess ( HES ): authorizes shares buyback of $1 billion for 2018

- Fairmount Santrol ( FMSA ): Q4 results miss Street expectations

News from overseas:

- Total (TOT, FP.PA): acquires Denmark-based Maersk Oil

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