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Best trades for oil's rise above $50

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With crude oil rising above $50 per barrel Wednesday for the first time since June, which stocks will benefit the most if the energy commodity continues to rally?

WTI crude is up 36 percent this year and already up 4 percent this month through midday Thursday on growing optimism over a planned OPEC output cut deal.

To find the stocks most levered to the commodity, CNBC PRO used Kensho, a quantitative tool used by hedge funds. We screened for the best and worst performing S&P 500 names when oil prices rose by at least 10 percent over a month during the last decade.



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