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WHAT DOES AN INVESTOR DO? This stock is not an OGIB portfolio stock.   But I did enough research on it I didn't want to think those hours had gone to waste.... I want to tell you a story about two investors I know really well.  One is a chartist, and loves technical analysis. ...
El Paso Corp. (EP:NYSE) recently announced that the Ruby Pipeline is now in service, which could have a supstantial impact on the natural gas sector, according to analysts.
August is often one of the best months to buy natural gas stocks; gas prices and the commodities stocks overall are at a low.  There is often (but not last year!) a run up in gas prices in the fall – and stocks follow – as...
By Bill Powers "Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results." - Albert Einstein Therefore, energy investors in North America are insane. Cheap money (low interest rates) and high oil prices encouraged the drilling of many marginal plays from 2010-2014--causing a huge amount of energy bankruptcies after...
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...
Energy services company Key Energy Services Inc. (KEG:NYSE) has a bullish outlook for next year in part because because of strong land fundamentals in the U.S., according to investment bank Raymond James.
Even with WTI prices above $70 per barrel, and international Brent crude closer to $80… there really isn’t much geopolitical premium in the oil price yet. And that’s scary (as in… scary bullish) because war in the Middle East has rarely looked more certain—in two places. First off, oil prices are...
I'm always looking to invest my money in oddball places in energy; subs-sectors that are outside the mainstream.  That would include areas like ethanol, which I've done quite well at, and technology stocks--where I have sometimes lost a lot of money. Other examples include small oil and gas trusts, small...