Energy Stocks The Pros Are Buying

According to the GuruFocus All-In-One Screener, the following energy stocks are popular among gurus as of Sept. 23.

Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE:XOM) is held by 24 gurus

The company, which produces and refines oil around the world, has a market cap of $306.04 billion. Its revenue of $271 billion has fallen at a rate of 4% over a 10-year period.

The stock was trading with a price-earnings ratio of 17.40 on Monday. The share price of $72.14 was 17.20% below the 52-week high and 11.88% above the 52-week low. Over the last 10 years, it has returned a gain of 3.97%.

The company's largest shareholder among the gurus is First Eagle Investment (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.44% of outstanding shares, followed by Ken Fisher (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.13% and the T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.13%.

Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE:RDS.B) is held by seven gurus

The oil and gas company has a $235 billion market cap. Its revenue of $376 billion has declined at a rate of 4% over a 10-year period.

The stock was trading with a price-earnings ratio of 12.29. As of Monday, the share price of $58.71 was 18.52% below the 52-week high and 7.45% above the 52-week low. Over the past decade, it has returned a loss of 5.65%.

NWQ Managers (Trades, Portfolio) is the company's largest guru shareholder with 0.02% of outstanding shares, followed by Sarah Ketterer (Trades, Portfolio)'s Causeway Capital Management with 0.01%.

BP PLC (NYSE:BP) is held by 17 gurus

The company has a $131.26 billion market cap. Its revenue of $294 billion has fallen 16.90% over the last 10 years.

The stock was trading with a price-earnings ratio of 15.17. As of Monday, the share price of $38.69 was 17.96% below the 52-week high and 8.30% above the 52-week low. Over the past decade, it has lost 28.89%.

The company's largest guru shareholder is Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss with 0.73% of outstanding shares, followed by Jim Simons (Trades, Portfolio)' Renaissance Technologies with 0.36%, Fisher with 0.21% and Kahn Brothers (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.05%.

Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras (NYSE:PBR) is held by 10 gurus

The Brazilian offshore oil producer has a market cap of $95 billion. Its revenue of $86 billion has grown 1.7% over the last five years.

The stock was trading with a price-earnings ratio of 12.5. As of Monday, the share price of $14.53 was 18.83% below the 52-week high and 30.90% above the 52-week low. Over the past decade, it has returned a loss of 67.83%.

With 0.62% of outstanding shares, Simons' firm is the company's largest guru shareholder, followed by Fisher with 0.61%, Ken Heebner (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.13%, Ron Baron (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.11% and Howard Marks (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.03%.

Enterprise Products Partners LP (NYSE:EPD) is held by nine gurus

The company, which transports natural gas, has a $63.04 billion market cap. Its revenue of $35 billion has fallen at a rate of 14.30% over the past decade.

The stock is trading with a price-earnings ratio of 12.46. As of Monday, the share price of $29.3 was 6.69% below the 52-week high and 23.45% above the 52-week low. Over the last 10 years, it has returned 100.98%.

The company's largest guru shareholder is Simons' firm with 0.09% of outstanding shares, followed by NWQ Managers (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.06%, Pioneer Investments (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.03% and George Soros (Trades, Portfolio) with 0.01%.

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