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Energy Stocks Adopting New Technologies

| October 4, 2018 | 0 Comments
Energy Stocks Adopting New Technologies

Even as technology invades other areas of industry, there has been one notable laggard in adopting new technologies – the energy industry. Even the mining industry is using robots to automate many of the functions at mines, but autonomous robots are still a rarity in the oil and gas industry (more on that later). So […]

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Occidental Petroleum Could Return 10% Per Year From Today’s Starting Point

| October 2, 2018 | 0 Comments
Occidental Petroleum Could Return 10% Per Year From Today’s Starting Point

Peter Lynch is one of the best professional portfolio managers of all time. During his tenure as portfolio manager of the Fidelity Magellan Fund between 1977 and 1990, his fund generated annual returns of 29.2%. To put this into perspective, a 29.2% annual return over 13 years would have turned a $10,000 investment into nearly […]

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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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10 Oil Stocks That Are Worth A Second Look

| September 6, 2018 | 0 Comments
10 Oil Stocks That Are Worth A Second Look

Considering how beaten down they’ve been, these energy giants have plenty of upside ahead The last few weeks have been tricky ones for energy investors. Some oil stocks have struggled, while others have managed to rally. The market has taken each of these names on a case-by-case basis. It’s not a terribly surprising outcome. Crude […]

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Why Oil Prices Fell — Stockpiles Or Price Pattern?

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments
Why Oil Prices Fell — Stockpiles Or Price Pattern?

Let’s cut right to the chart below. The shaded triangle highlights the dramatic price action in crude oil prices on August 15, when crude plummeted 3% to its lowest level in over nine weeks. Now, according to the mainstream experts, the number one catalyst for crude’s collapse was a shockingly bearish same-day Energy Information Administration […]

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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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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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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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