CORRECTED-BUZZ-Oil producers: Stocks gain as oil prices near $50/barrel

Fri Jan 16, 2015 11:02am EST
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(Corrects Hess Corp ticker symbol in 4th bullet to HES.N from MRO.N)

** Oil and gas producers' shares up as Brent oil inches towards $50 per barrel after the West's energy watchdog forecast the market sell-off would end

** U.S.-listed shares of BP Plc up 4.6 pct, of Total SA up 2 pct, of Eni SpA up 2.2 pct

** U.S.-listed shares of Royal Dutch Shell Plc up 1.4 pct, of Petrobras up 4 pct, of Suncor Energy Inc up 3.8 pct

** Exxon Mobil Corp up 1.7 pct, Chevron Corp up 1.5 pct, ConocoPhillips up 1.8 pct, Marathon Oil Corp up 4 pct, Anadarko Petroleum Corp up 3.7 pct, Hess Corp up 4 pct

** Biggest gainers of the day include: Goodrich Petroleum Corp up 12.5 pct, Bonanza Creek Energy Inc up 9.4 pct, Superior Energy Services Inc up 7.7 pct, Newfield Exploration Co up 8.2 pct