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Schlumberger (slb) Stock Research

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Company Description: Schlumberger is an oilfield services company providing oil companies with all aspects of drilling assistance from the preliminary data collection to crews, construction, maintenance, and data collection on reservoirs. The Oilfield Services Division addresses Technology, project management, and information solutions. WesternGeco deals with reservoir imaging, monitoring, and development services including data processing centers and shared seismic libraries. By linking these two divisions Schlumberger runs the full gambit of services required in the oilfield. Update

Market Research Update

Energy Industry Analysis: The energy industry includes companies whose sales derive from the production and sale of energy related products and services such as the extraction, manufacturing, refining, and distribution of energy. Energy Trading Strategy: Energy investments tend to be very sensitive to commodity prices. Speculation and market manipulation by governments affect the energy market, therefore, cautiously invest in companies with significant potential. Upward sloping stock charts and financial news may indicate a selling opportunity while the opposite means that stocks are becoming undervalued.

Industry Sub Sector: . Schlumberger is a dominant industry leader due to its personnel, experience and financial strengths. Industry leaders are difficult to compete against, which decreases business and investor risks. The market is quickly expanding. This lowers the threat of direct competition and increases Schlumberger's profits.

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Strategy Analysis Update

Schlumberger's business strategy is to keep things simple. Clearly-defined strategies lower business risks by staying within their areas of expertise.

Strategy: Schlumberger has a narrow focus that serves a particular customer niche with either a unique product or with a low cost advantage over competitors. (read more). Competitive Advantages:

Financial Analysis Update

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