Tag: oil and gas

Why Chevron Left The Anadarko Party Early

Why Chevron Left The Anadarko Party Early

Welcome to the bidding war that didn’t happen. The decision last week by international oil giant Chevron Corp. to leave its takeover bid for shale oil and gas-heavy Anadarko Petroleum Corp. unaltered in the wake of a higher offer from rival bidder Occidental Petroleum Corp. surprised some who had expected a back and forth escalation between the […]

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7 Energy Stocks To Buy To Light Up Your Portfolio

7 Energy Stocks To Buy To Light Up Your Portfolio

The energy patch is heating up and these stocks are ready to run U.S. energy production has transformed since technology has allowed exploration and production (E&P) firms — aka, upstream oil firms — to use unconventional drilling methods to access oil reserves that were previously unreachable, or far too expensive to access. Also, these new […]

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Forget Oil: This 7.6% Dividend Will Soar In 2019

| April 9, 2019 | 0 Comments
Forget Oil: This 7.6% Dividend Will Soar In 2019

Oil prices have been locked in a tight range for five years—and I know I don’t have to tell you that this has been a disaster for energy investors. Oil Fails to Launch With the benchmark Energy Select Sector SPDR (XLE) unable to hold its gains for long (let alone recover to pre-crash levels), even the most […]

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5 Predictions For The Energy Sector In 2019

| January 24, 2019 | 0 Comments
5 Predictions For The Energy Sector In 2019

As we begin 2019, the energy markets and the stock markets are experiencing extreme volatility. Both underwent steep declines during the latter part of last year, but both are off to a fast start in the new year. How might this all play out in 2019? Below are my predictions for the significant energy trends I […]

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7 Oil Stocks To Buy As The Energy Market Heats Up

| October 11, 2018 | 0 Comments
7 Oil Stocks To Buy As The Energy Market Heats Up

With an aggressive White House not overly caring about tactfulness, energy stocks should enjoy strong gains throughout this year and next Is the bromance between President Donald Trump and Russian leader Vladimir Putin losing its passion? It seemed that way when Putin recently shared his thoughts about rising oil prices and oil stocks in general. […]

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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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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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Oil Will Be An American Weapon

Oil Will Be An American Weapon

I took a gap year after college, and I decided to spend the winter in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. When I left from just south of Houston, I drove 700 miles the first day and spent the night in… Texas. Amarillo, to be exact. Texas is a big state. When you enter Texas from Louisiana on […]

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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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7 A-Rated Materials Stocks To Buy

7 A-Rated Materials Stocks To Buy

These stocks are great choices for an improving economy Materials stocks run the gamut. But whether a firm is making steel, refining oil and gas or making distilled spirits, the fact is, in an expanding economy these companies are in very good positions. As witnessed by the rise in oil prices in recent days, demand […]

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