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North American Energy Partners (NOA) in Focus: Stock Moves 6.2% Higher - Tale of the Tape

North American Energy Partners Inc. (NYSE: NOA) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise by over 6% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This continues the recent uptrend for the company as the stock is now up over 18% in the past one-month time frame.

This oil & gas equipment & services company has seen no estimate revision over the last 30 days while its Zacks Consensus Estimate moved higher over the same time frame, suggesting that more solid trading could be ahead for North American Energy Partners. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if this recent move higher can turn into more strength down the road.

North American Energy Partners currently has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) while its Earnings ESP is positive.

Some better-ranked stocks in the same sector include Exterran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EXH), Compressco Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ: GSJK) and Unit Corporation (NYSE: UNT). All these stocks carry a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).

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