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High Dividend Growth From These Three Energy Midstream Stocks

| August 1, 2019 | 0 Comments
High Dividend Growth From These Three Energy Midstream Stocks

The energy sector of the economy and stock markets is divided into three groups. The upstream energy companies are the producers of oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids (NGLs). The financial results in the upstream swing dramatically with changing prices for the energy commodities. Downstream are the refining companies, utilities, and retail businesses. The […]

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Gold Stocks May Have Room To Run With Spot Prices At 5-Year Highs

| July 16, 2019 | 0 Comments
Gold Stocks May Have Room To Run With Spot Prices At 5-Year Highs

Gold prices have reached their highest level in five years, triggering a newfound excitement in the yellow metal, so what does that mean for gold stocks? One firm suggests gold stocks may not yet be pricing in the higher spot price for gold, so more upside could be just around the corner. Gold stock multiples may expand […]

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Buy These 3 High-Yield Trusts For Profits From The Coming Oil Price Spike

| July 2, 2019 | 0 Comments
Buy These 3 High-Yield Trusts For Profits From The Coming Oil Price Spike

Crude oil has been on a roller coaster over the last two months. The WTI benchmark price peaked at more than $65 per barrel in late April. The peak was followed by a steep decline to just above $50 per barrel. Many pundits used the price drop to predict a global economic slowdown. They were […]

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Is This Often-Overlooked Gold Sector About To Take Off?

| June 20, 2019 | 0 Comments
Is This Often-Overlooked Gold Sector About To Take Off?

Do you remember what happened to the price of gold in 2011? It was a banner year for commodities as the US Dollar was down and demand from China was soaring. But perhaps no commodity had a more memorable run that year than gold. If you remember, central banks around the world were buying gold […]

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5 Gold And Silver Stocks Touching Intraday Highs

5 Gold And Silver Stocks Touching Intraday Highs

These gold and silver shares turned higher today as broader market sentiment shifts U.S. stocks have rocketed higher this week thanks to a sudden dovish tilt from Federal Reserve policy officials as the futures market screams for multiple rate cuts this year. Suddenly, the U.S. economy is looking uneven as a fiscal drag (President Donald […]

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Gold Dropped Below 1280 & Appears To Be Staying There

| April 25, 2019 | 0 Comments
Gold Dropped Below 1280 & Appears To Be Staying There

International gold prices dropped below 1280 on April 16. We’ve been pointing at the 1285/1280 price area as important support for a long time, as history shows it is significant time and again. This is the 1-year chart of GLD, with the red line indicating the GLD equivalent of the 1280/1285 price. You can see […]

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Gasoline Market Tightening In Latest EIA Energy Report

| April 16, 2019 | 0 Comments
Gasoline Market Tightening In Latest EIA Energy Report

Introduction After last week`s surprising build of 7.2 million barrels in the oil market, we were wondering if this was an anomaly, the effects of the shipping channel disruptions, or just a timing issue regarding tanker offloads. Well, we added another 7 million barrels to oil inventories again this week, but gasoline inventories had a […]

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6 Commodities ETFs To Buy

6 Commodities ETFs To Buy

These commodities ETFs can help investors get involved in a useful asset class As an asset class, commodities are frequently overlooked compared to stocks and bonds. Typically, financial advisors and planners will recommend that investors allocate between 5% and 10% of their portfolios to commodities. Rarely do the recommended allocations to commodities exceed 10%. Like […]

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Natural Gas: The Hottest Fossil Fuel

| March 21, 2019 | 0 Comments
Natural Gas: The Hottest Fossil Fuel

In recent years, global coal consumption growth has slowed. In developed areas such as the U.S. and the European Union, coal consumption has been declining for over a decade. While the world will continue to use coal for decades, its days as a growth industry appear to be behind it. Likewise, oil appears to be […]

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Gold Miners Could Be Ready To Run

| February 19, 2019 | 0 Comments
Gold Miners Could Be Ready To Run

One of the unsung stories of the last few months is the resurgence in gold prices. An ounce of gold has climbed from a low of about $1,200 in mid-November to over $1,300 as of this writing. That’s a pretty sizable jump in a relatively short amount of time. There are a few reasons why […]

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