Investors wary of a domino effect in the Middle East can gain safer exposure to the oil industry with these producers.
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The major oil explorer's pact with China and the sale of some of its assets boost the stock's allure.
The Dow falls nearly 4.5% for the month as stocks suffer modest losses. September, historically a tough month, looms. Markets are closed Monday for Labor Day.
With Syria about to be on the receiving end of a Tomahawk missile strike, a surge in crude oil is pushing up the sector.
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