A favorable weekend writeup in Barron's does little to prop up shares of Anadarko Petroleum (APC...

|About: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC)|By:, SA News Editor

A favorable weekend writeup in Barron's does little to prop up shares of Anadarko Petroleum (APC -0.6%), as most energy stocks (XLE -0.9%) tumble in early trading. An out-of-favor stock in an out-of-favor sector, APC gets little credit for its exploration skills, and an acquirer might recognize the company's value even if investors don't, Andrew Bary writes.