|Bid||44.90 x 1000|
|Ask||44.99 x 100|
|Day's Range||44.47 - 45.31|
|52 Week Range||38.80 - 53.17|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||-35.58|
|Dividend & Yield||1.06 (2.37%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Ratings agency DBRS on Friday downgraded Cenovus Energy Inc, saying the Canadian oil company's acquisition of ConocoPhillips assets in March negatively affects its credit and more than outweighs the benefits of the deal. DBRS rated Cenovus at BBB, down one notch from BBB (high), in what the oil company said was its first downgrade following the deal. Cenovus' debt-fueled $13.3 billion purchase of ConocoPhillips' oil sands and natural gas assets in March sparked a near 50 percent fall in shares.
The sensors are leading Big Oil's mining of so-called big data, with some firms envisioning billions of dollars in savings over time by avoiding outages, managing supplies and identifying safety hazards. The industry has long used sophisticated technologies to find oil and gas.
These two top oil and gas companies are weathering some worrying industry trends. Which one is a better buy for investors right now?