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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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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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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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Fracking A Ride Down The Rabbit Hole

Fracking A Ride Down The Rabbit Hole

One of my favorite songs is a catchy, upbeat American classic from the 1920s, The Best Things in Life are Free. The opening lyric is “The moon belongs to everyone.” But unfortunately, in life nothing truly is free, not even gazing at the moon. Tilting your head upward takes energy, which you get from the food […]

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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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Oil And Gasoline Spike While Trump Goes “Deal Making”

Oil And Gasoline Spike While Trump Goes “Deal Making”

Calling it “a horrible one-sided deal that should have never, ever been made”, President Trump declared last Tuesday that the U.S. will pull out of the Iran nuclear deal made under the Obama administration. The United States is now preparing to reinstate all sanctions along with additional economic penalties on Iran. French President Emmanuel Macron, […]

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Why We’re Headed Toward Oil Independence

Why We’re Headed Toward Oil Independence

Almost two years ago, the Saudis acknowledged they had a problem. The price of oil was too low. The oil-rich country had fought a surge in supply from American frackers by opening the taps, and the move pushed oil prices to their lowest level in decades. Even though the Saudis and other OPEC members still […]

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Big Oil Bets Big On Big Data To Increase Revenues And Cut Costs

| April 24, 2018 | 0 Comments
Big Oil Bets Big On Big Data To Increase Revenues And Cut Costs

President Trump is not the only one using the words “mission accomplished”. On April 13, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said that OPEC could use those words in its battle to reduce the global glut of oil that had been a problem since 2015. The IEA said oil stockpiles had dropped dramatically over the past […]

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Oil Is Breaking Out, How About Oil Company Stocks?

| April 19, 2018 | 0 Comments
Oil Is Breaking Out, How About Oil Company Stocks?

In late 2016, OPEC agreed to cut production in order to address an oversupplied oil market. Global crude oil inventories had reached record highs, and the price of oil had crashed. OPEC’s strategy is having the desired effect. Over the past year, despite strong U.S. shale production growth, global inventories have steadily declined. In response, […]

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