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3 Energy Stocks On The Move

| October 19, 2017 | 0 Comments
3 Energy Stocks On The Move

Here are three energy-related plays providing profits for the week ahead A typical trader’s pre-market morning routine begins with a brief glance at what’s happening in the futures market. Today, that activity reveals most markets are still snoozing except for crude oil, which is popping 1.5%. And that provides a beautiful excuse to take a […]

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Will This “OPEC” Strategy Help Boost Uranium Prices Next Year?

| October 17, 2017 | 0 Comments
Will This “OPEC” Strategy Help Boost Uranium Prices Next Year?

Small but very critical item in the uranium space this week. Suggesting that the world’s largest producing nation may be about to take drastic action in propping up faltering prices. That’s Kazakhstan — the world’s reigning champ for uranium output the last several years. Where officials said they may move to further cut production in […]

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The IoT Of Oil Markets

| October 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
The IoT Of Oil Markets

While OPEC mulls over further steps to once again support falling oil prices, tech startups are quietly ushering in a new era in oil and gas: the era of the digital oil field. Much talk has revolved around how software can completely transform the energy industry, but until recently, it was just talk. Now, things […]

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The Next Big Offshore Boom Is About To Happen Here

| October 10, 2017 | 0 Comments
The Next Big Offshore Boom Is About To Happen Here

Say what you will about offshore oil and gas exploration, but it’s still alive and kicking—high production costs and all. The latest demonstration of the viability of deepwater projects, even in the post-2014 oil industry era, comes from none other than Brazil. On Wednesday, the country’s National Petroleum Agency put 287 oil and gas blocks […]

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As Oil Breaks Out, Here Are Some Ways To Play It

As Oil Breaks Out, Here Are Some Ways To Play It

Oil may be headed higher. Here’s how to profit. The price of oil has created many problems in the energy sector, and in other related sectors. Ever since the price collapse in 2015, energy stocks of all stripes have struggled. The big producers and explorers have not returned to their old highs. Oil services stocks […]

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Even When It’s Sitting In Storage, Coal Threatens Human Health

| September 26, 2017 | 0 Comments
Even When It’s Sitting In Storage, Coal Threatens Human Health

President Trump and his appointees have pledged to end what they call the “war on coal” – policies designed to reduce the health and environmental impacts from producing and burning coal, such as toxic air pollution and mine waste disposal in streams. But while it is true that coal production and use in the United States is subject […]

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Impact Of Hurricane Harvey On Oil And Gasoline

| September 5, 2017 | 0 Comments
Impact Of Hurricane Harvey On Oil And Gasoline

Over the past several days, thousands of people have been displaced since Hurricane Harvey made its initial landfall in eastern Texas. The images shown documenting its impact, especially in the areas hit with the heaviest devastation, have been saddening to say the very least. As the storm continues to run its course, our thoughts are […]

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3 Energy Stocks Getting A Lift From Hurricane Harvey

3 Energy Stocks Getting A Lift From Hurricane Harvey

Refiners are getting a broad bid in the storm’s wake U.S. equities are rallying back from steep initial losses on Tuesday as the initial shock of an overnight ballistic missile launch from North Korea fades. This has given way to a renewed focus on the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in the Houston area. In Wall Street’s […]

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Major Oil Buyers Are Quietly Prepping For A Supply Shock

| August 17, 2017 | 0 Comments
Major Oil Buyers Are Quietly Prepping For A Supply Shock

Continuing major changes in global oil flows this week. With big consumers like Indian Oil Corp and South Korean refiner SK Innovation making their first-ever purchases of U.S. crude exports. And in Iran this week, the nation saw its first crude swaps in 7 years — with shipments of oil arriving in Caspian ports from Turkmenistan, to be swapped with shipments […]

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Time Is Up For This Oil Price Rally

| August 3, 2017 | 0 Comments
Time Is Up For This Oil Price Rally

Last week, crude oil rallied the most so far this year, gaining more than 8 percent, or $4 per barrel. Oil traders are much more optimistic than they were just a month ago, and the market is on the upswing. However, the rally could run out of steam in the not-so-distant future, a familiar result […]

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