The following 13 stocks have posted 52 week lows recently. Please note that since I have filtered for profitability, certain stocks that one might expect to be on this list (JC Penney, for example) are not listed. Tip: Click on the stock symbol to go to its own page where you will find other recent […]
ALJ - Alon USA Energy, Inc. Archives
Alon USA Energy, Inc. operates as an independent refiner and marketer of petroleum products primarily in the South Central, Southwestern, and the Western regions of the United States. The company operates in three segments: Refining and Marketing, Asphalt, and Retail. The Refining and Marketing segment operates sour and heavy crude oil refineries located in Big Spring, Texas, as well as in Paramount, Bakersfield, and Long Beach, California; and a light sweet crude oil refinery located in Krotz Springs, Louisiana with a combined throughput capacity of approximately 214,000 barrels per day. This segment refines crude oil into petroleum products, such as gasoline, diesel fuel, jet fuel, petrochemicals, petrochemical feedstocks, asphalt, and other petroleum-based products. It also markets motor fuels to distributors under the Alon brand; licenses Alon brand name; and provides payment card processing services, advertising programs, and loyalty and other marketing programs to licensed locations. This segment also markets its refined products to other refiners and third parties. The Asphalt segment sells paving asphalt to road and materials manufacturers, and highway construction/maintenance contractors as ground tire rubber, polymer modified, or emulsion asphalt. The Retail segment operates convenience stores that offer various grades of gasoline, diesel fuel, food products, tobacco products, non-alcoholic and alcoholic beverages, and general merchandise to the public primarily under the 7-Eleven and Alon brands. As of March 6, 2014, this segment operated 300 owned and leased convenience store sites primarily in Central and West Texas and New Mexico. The company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Alon USA Energy, Inc. is a subsidiary of Alon Israel Oil Company, Ltd.