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Downgrade Alert for CNOOC (CEO)

By Amy Schwartz

CNOOC (NYSE:CEO) was downgraded from Overweight to Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley today. The stock closed yesterday at $117.24 on volume of 212,000 shares, above average daily volume of 189,000.

Over the past year, CNOOC has traded in a range of $82.28 to $171.65 and closed yesterday at $117.24, 42% above that low. Over the last five market days, the 200-day moving average (MA) has gone down 0.2% while the 50-day MA has advanced 0.9%.

CNOOC Limited, through its subsidiaries, explores, develops, produces, and sells crude oil and natural gas.

CNOOC (NYSE:CEO) has potential upside of 23.7% based on a current price of $117.24 and analysts' consensus price target of $145.07. CNOOC shares should encounter resistance at the 50-day moving average (MA) of $118.41 and support at its 200-day MA of $111.45.

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