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  • I Called This Trend Wrong in 2016

    2016 Themes When I look back on 2016, what were the Big Themes?  For me, the #1 theme was the same as 2015–Nobody Knows where the oil price was going.  We all guessed how much US production would drop (Market was about right), how tight credit would be (much looser...
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  • Giant Slayer Short Seller vs. Royal Dutch Shell—Part 2

    Shell has a 7 percent plus dividend yield and believes it can generate three times as much free cash flow at $60 oil going forward than it did at $90 oil from 2013 through 2015. If true, that has the makings of a company that you want to own. Those...
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  • Is This Energy Giant Cutting Its Dividend? Part 1

    In the current age of low interest rates you aren’t supposed to be able to get a decent yield from a blue chip stock. With a $0.94 per quarter dividend each Shell (RDS.A: NYSE) American Depositary Receipt today yields almost seven percent.  That is a very good yield. Maybe a...
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  • Lithium Producers Can’t Expand Fast Enough To Meet Demand: An Interview With Orocobre Ceo Richard Seville

    THE ONLY JUNIOR LITHIUM PRODUCER IN THE WORLD: OROCOBRE LIMITED (ORL-TSX) I’ve been studying lithium all through 2016.  Lithium and lead are the key to renewable energy like wind and solar.  These “clean” power sources need enough power density in battery storage to make them economic on a large scale—and...
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  • Can This Idea Save the Orphaned Wells?

    by Elizabeth Lappin, P.Geo Elizabeth is the Geothermal Ambassador Coordinator at CanGEA, and the Founder of Castle Rock Consulting Ltd.  In Part 1 of this series on geothermal energy, I outlined the potential of it for both the oil and gas industry and consumers.  It’s a feel-good story, that can get a...
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