Within every sector, the difference between the winning and losing stocks can be very dramatic. In the case of the oil services sector, the drastic valuation differences between Schlumberger (NYSE: SLB ) and Weatherford International (NYSE: WFT ) are at the extremes. Though the sector has four domestic heavyweights, Schlumberger and Weatherford are the most focused on the international scene, providing a clear example for investors that the right geographical focus isn't enough. Over the last few years, Weatherford has lacked execution due to tax issues and costs overruns, which have hurt the stock.
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