Posts Tagged ‘crude oil etfs’

As Russia’s Isolation Grows, Oil Companies Caught in Middle

July 22nd, 2014

oil etfsNicholas Cunningham: The confrontation between Russia and the West took a turn for the worse with the downing of a Malaysian airliner on July 17, and that could spell trouble for several major oil companies operating in Russia. Read more…


Are We Running Out Of Oil?

July 11th, 2014

oil etfsKent Moors: For many years, a number of industry experts have been sounding the alarm that America, and the world, are about to run out of oil. Read more…


Oil Services ETF In Overbought Territory

July 8th, 2014

oil gasRick Pendergraft: The Market Vectors Oil Services (NYSE: OIH) caught my attention this past weekend as a number of the stocks in the oil services sector appeared on my bearish scans. Rather than cover the companies individually, I decided to look at the OIH Read more…


Iraq Crisis-$150 to $200 Oil Might Seem Cheap-Chris Martenson

July 2nd, 2014

oildrumGreg Hunter: Chris Martenson is an economic researcher and futurist who produced a popular video seminar called “Crash Course.”   Back in early 2008, he explained the “interconnected forces in the economy, energy and the environment.” Read more…


What Rising Oil Prices Mean For the Economy & Investors

June 17th, 2014

oil-etfFor much of 2014, equities advanced despite disturbing world news headlines. However, that changed last week, as U.S. stocks slipped amid news of the escalating violence in Iraq. Read more…


Iraq Breaks Down, Oil Surges

June 17th, 2014

oil etfsChris Martenson: The situation in Iraq is serious, and is probably going to get worse before it gets better. The potential for this recent action to morph into a regional conflict is very high. That that means that oil could go a lot higher, and if it does, we can expect the odds Read more…


Oil ETFs To Watch On Iraq Turmoil

June 16th, 2014

oil etfsBy now, 2014 can easily be called the year of geo-political tension. First, Russia’s invasion into the Ukraine territory and now the possibility of a civil war in Iraq has taken a toll on global stock markets. Read more…


What Would $150 Oil Mean Today?

June 16th, 2014

oil-etfJohn Rubino: In one sense, energy doesn’t matter all that much to what’s coming. Once debt reaches a certain level, oil can be $10 a barrel or $200, and either way we’re in trouble. Read more…


Why Oil Prices Could Surge To $120

May 28th, 2014

oil-etfDan Hassey: The world’s three major geopolitical hotspots — Russia, the Middle East and China — have one common thread: energy. Today we’ll consider what it means. Read more…


The Bullish Case For ConocoPhillips (COP)

May 27th, 2014

bullish buyMarshall Hargrave:  We have hit black gold and the secret is out. U.S. oil production recently reached 8.4 million barrels a day, the highest level since 1989. Ultimately, oil production could rise to 9.6 million by 2016. Read more…


U.S. Gasoline Consumption Plummets By Nearly 75%

May 27th, 2014

gasoline pricesJeff Nielson: Regular readers are familiar with my narratives on the U.S. Greater Depression, and (in particular) some of the government’s own charts which depict this economic meltdown most vividly. The collapse in the “civilian participation rate” (the number of people working in the economy) Read more…


Strong Earnings Put Unconventional Oil ETF In Focus

May 23rd, 2014

oil-etfThe U.S. economy’s goal to gain self sufficiency in its energy needs led to new hydraulic fracturing (fracking) methods and a boom in unconventional oil production. A pure-play on unconventional energy world – Market Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF (FRAK) Read more…


Russia’s Weakened Hand Could Pay Off For Beijing In Major Gas Deal

May 21st, 2014

oil etfsNick Cunningham: A major gas deal between Russia and China could finally be sealed this week when Russian President Vladimir Putin visits China on May 20-21 and meets with President Xi Jinping. In the lead up to Putin’s arrival, the two sides have been Read more…


Time To Buy Oil and Gas Stocks

May 15th, 2014

oil gasKent Moors: Over the past week, oil and gas stocks have been quite volatile. But that’s not bad news – not by a long shot. Read more…


How To Profit From The Greedy Oil Companies

May 5th, 2014

oilGeorge Leong: I just went to fill up my gas-guzzling SUV, and what I paid was one of the highest bills ever. With oil prices managing to hold around $100.00 a barrel for West Texas Intermediate (WTI), the price of gasoline at the pumps continues Read more…


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