Tag: energy prices

California Wildfires, Electricity Shutoffs And A Troubled US Energy Future

| October 24, 2019 | 0 Comments
California Wildfires, Electricity Shutoffs And A Troubled US Energy Future

Most of the news surrounding the electricity shutoffs in California—done to avert the ignition of additional wildfires by aging electrical infrastructure—has focused on two things: climate change and the greedy, incompetent management of Pacific Gas & Electric. Missing in this discussion is the broad neglect of the complex infrastructure of the United States and possibly […]

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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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5 Energy Stocks That Are Fueling Up

| December 4, 2018 | 0 Comments
5 Energy Stocks That Are Fueling Up

These energy stocks could be turning positive as oil works to establish a bottom U.S. equities are trying to break higher here, boosted this week by dovish statements by Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell (rate hike pause?) as well as budding hopes for a thaw in trade tension between the United States and China. As […]

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5 Undervalued Energy Stocks That Are Bound To Make A Comeback

5 Undervalued Energy Stocks That Are Bound To Make A Comeback

Despite experiencing rough times, many energy stocks are still solid bargains It has been a wild year for crude oil. After rising for most of 2016 and 2017, oil has hit a strange trading channel. On one hand, potential geopolitical supply shocks and higher demand have kept prices elevated. On the other hand, the trade war has […]

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Buy These 3 High-Yield Stocks With Oil About To Spike

| July 12, 2018 | 0 Comments
Buy These 3 High-Yield Stocks With Oil About To Spike

As the current stock market bull market starts to look long in the tooth, I have broadened my search for income investments that are not directly tied to company business results and share prices. Direct commodity exposure provides one way to diversify a portfolio that is loaded with dividend paying stocks. Yet, I want all […]

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10 Energy Stocks That Are Leaking

10 Energy Stocks That Are Leaking

A rising tide also sinks boats if they are not seaworthy There are two phrases that can make investing seem a bit easier than it actually is: “The trend is your friend” and “A rising tide raises all boats.” A perfect example to how these can distort your successful investing is the energy sector. Energy […]

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5 Oil And Gas Stocks That Are Melting Down

5 Oil And Gas Stocks That Are Melting Down

An official bear market in oil could send these energy stocks lower by as much as 35% Crude oil is getting smashed lower on Tuesday, with the United States Oil Fund LP (ETF) (NYSEARCA:USO) falling to levels not seen since February 2016. In turn, numerous oil and gas stocks are getting hammered into dangerous territory. […]

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3 Dividend Stock Investing Mistakes Costing You Money

| March 16, 2017 | 0 Comments
3 Dividend Stock Investing Mistakes Costing You Money

Most dividend investors have fallen victim to these mistakes before, and if you do not correct them, it could end up meaning thousands of dollars lost over the long-term. See if you’re making these costly mistakes and how to correct them in this article. There is tremendous interest in high-yield stocks. Unfortunately, there is more […]

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Oil Price Frenzy: Big Opportunity Or Sucker’s Bet?

| December 6, 2016 | 0 Comments
Oil Price Frenzy: Big Opportunity Or Sucker’s Bet?

Wall Street is giddy over the latest oil price bounce, but you should be leery. The energy market has played Lucy-with-the-football before. Crude oil surged Wednesday after the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) reached an agreement to curtail production by 1.2 million barrels a day. OPEC currently produces 33.6 million barrels a day, a […]

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