Tag: energy sector

Buy These 3 High Yield Clean Energy Stocks While They’re Still Cheap

| September 25, 2018 | 0 Comments
Buy These 3 High Yield Clean Energy Stocks While They’re Still Cheap

Renewable energy sources are a growing part of the total energy sector assets. In the first half of 2018, solar and wind projects accounted for 42% of new power capacity in the U.S. Overall, solar and wind have grown to provide 10% of the total U.S. electric power generation. The power industry uses high yield […]

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3 Energy Stocks To Buy Now

| September 20, 2018 | 0 Comments
3 Energy Stocks To Buy Now

These 3 stocks will lead the energy and oil resurgence Oil is back. In 2014, WTI crude oil prices were north of $100 per barrel. Not surprisingly, energy stocks, and in particular oil stocks, were doing pretty well back then. But, oil stockpiles got too high at the same time that demand started to waver. The oil […]

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7 Energy ETFs To Buy For A Potential Resurgence

| September 18, 2018 | 0 Comments
7 Energy ETFs To Buy For A Potential Resurgence

Energy ETFs may be overlooked because of the sector’s struggles, but these funds could deliver some upside In 2017, the S&P 500 returned 21.70%, including dividends paid, but the energy sector did not get the memo. Last year, the Energy Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLE), the largest energy exchange-traded fund (ETF) by assets, lost 0.9%, marking the fifth time in […]

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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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These 3 High-Yield Stocks Are All Now “Buys” With Oil Up Nearly 50%

| June 14, 2018 | 0 Comments
These 3 High-Yield Stocks Are All Now “Buys” With Oil Up Nearly 50%

Recently there have been two big, interrelated news stories coming out of the U.S. energy sector. The first is that the U.S. crude oil production continues to grow, and the U.S. has become the world’s largest producer of energy liquids. This growth has been led by the Permian Basin play in West Texas. The parallel […]

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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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Energy Not Adding Up

| April 3, 2018 | 0 Comments
Energy Not Adding Up

A barrel of oil, West Texas Intermediate, currently fetches $65 per barrel, that is a fairly decent price looking back over the past three years. Brent is closer to $70. Still a far cry from $100+ price prior to mid-2014 but also materially above the $30 trough of Q1 2016. Yet, the majority of energy […]

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9 Best Energy Stocks To Own Before Earnings

| February 6, 2018 | 0 Comments
9 Best Energy Stocks To Own Before Earnings

Earnings season is in full swing, and at the sector level, 100% of the  S&P 500 companies in the Energy and Utilities sectors are reporting earnings above estimates. So far this earnings season, energy stocks are the real winners. The Energy sector is also reporting the largest upside aggregate difference between actual earnings and estimated earnings (+13.1%). […]

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7 Best Energy ETFs For The Rest Of 2018

| January 18, 2018 | 0 Comments
7 Best Energy ETFs For The Rest Of 2018

If the oil rally continues, these energy ETFs could be primed for big things As measured by the Energy Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLE), energy stocks were laggards last year. XLE, the largest equity-based energy ETF by assets, fell 0.9% in 2017 while the S&P 500 gained 20%. Amid rebounding oil prices, things are changing for the better for the once […]

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3 Ways To Play The Breakout In Energy Stocks

| November 14, 2017 | 0 Comments
3 Ways To Play The Breakout In Energy Stocks

Oil prices have broken out. Here’s how to play it. Two major events have driven the price of oil up recently. First, oil breached overhead resistance. Whether we are talking about Brent Crude, West Texas Intermediate or any of the other oils, the major trading assets have decisively broken out of a multi-year trading range. […]

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