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7 Utility Stocks Going Crazy

7 Utility Stocks Going Crazy

Plug into these 7 utility stocks to power your portfolio Utility stocks are normally buttoned up, conservative types that don’t move around much. They cater to the income-focused investor who prefers smooth steadiness instead of rip-roaring capital appreciation. Sure, a few percentage points to the upside is always great. But it’s not the main focus. […]

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Ride Ecopetrol Through The Crude Oil Turbulence

Ride Ecopetrol Through The Crude Oil Turbulence

Leverage emerging market growth with growing oil demand. Ecopetrol (NYSE:EC) is the largest oil producer in Colombia. That may not seem like a big deal, but Colombia is the fourth-largest oil producer in Latin America behind Brazil, Mexico and Venezuela. At this point, Venezuela is a basket case, so there’s no opportunity for investing there. And […]

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4 Solar Stocks To Buy, 4 To Avoid

4 Solar Stocks To Buy, 4 To Avoid

Finding the right solar stocks to invest in can be tricky business Among investment sectors, solar energy is one of the most misunderstood. For casual observers, the appeal is obvious: solar is a clean and renewable energy source. Fossil fuels aren’t going to last indefinitely, and they represent environmental liabilities. As a result, finding the […]

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7 Renewable Energy Stocks To Buy For Sunny Long-Term Returns

7 Renewable Energy Stocks To Buy For Sunny Long-Term Returns

The world is slowly moving toward 100% renewable energy; these seven stocks will help get us there The 2020 Olympic Summer Games are to be held in Tokyo, Japan. The organizers of the games are planning to power the events with 100% renewable energy, which is great news for renewable energy stocks.  Not only will […]

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3 Oil Tanker Stocks That Will Prosper Despite Higher OPEC Quotas

3 Oil Tanker Stocks That Will Prosper Despite Higher OPEC Quotas

These oil tanker stocks will continue moving higher no matter what OPEC decides OPEC meetings usually have an effect on oil tanker stocks. With shipping rates heavily dependent on the price of oil, such meetings can sometimes serve as the difference between prosperity and disaster. Fortunately, in this case, production increases may not hurt the […]

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3 Gold Stocks That Could Bounce Back

3 Gold Stocks That Could Bounce Back

Gold stocks continue to disappoint. But these 3 miners could rebound nicely Once again, gold stocks are struggling. The VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX) and the VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDJX) both have dropped about 13% from January highs. Both ETFs are down YTD as well — with performance lagging the S&P 500. More concerningly, once again, […]

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The Effects Of Steel And Aluminum Tariffs Hinge On Trump’s Negotiation Skills

The Effects Of Steel And Aluminum Tariffs Hinge On Trump’s Negotiation Skills

The real intent of the import duties is likely favorable trade terms, not higher tariffs The imposition of tariffs by the Trump Administration has left businesses, consumers and workers guessing. Tariff levels can have far-reaching effects both at home and abroad. As such, raising these duties can make or break businesses and households all over […]

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3 Winners, 3 Losers From Rising Oil Prices

3 Winners, 3 Losers From Rising Oil Prices

Oil prices are surging – here’s what you need to know in order to profit What a year for black gold. The price of oil, which investors had left for dead, has roared back to the life over the past year. In fact, oil prices are up more than 50% over the past 12 months […]

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5 Top Energy Stocks For $100-A-Barrel Oil

5 Top Energy Stocks For $100-A-Barrel Oil

Don’t miss out on the rally Oil prices are rallying, and the global glut of oil from 2014-2016 is finally wearing down. That means investment opportunities. Brent crude, the international benchmark, has exploded to over $79 a barrel for the first time in four years. But according to Bank of America, this is just the […]

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5 Shining Silver Stocks To Buy Today

5 Shining Silver Stocks To Buy Today

Don’t ignore shining silver from your portfolio. The metal is red-hot these days. When it comes to precious metals, gold captures most of the spotlight. However, silver could be the real money metal in our current market. That’s because silver has the best of both worlds. On one hand, silver is seen as a precious […]

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