Posts Tagged ‘energy’

Best Way To Play An Upside Breakout In Oil Prices

April 4th, 2014

oildrumGeorge Leong: Oil prices could be setting up for an upside break if the situation in Crimea intensifies and a military conflict emerges between Russia and Ukraine over the rights to Crimea. Read more…


Energy ETFs Marching Higher In The Past Week

April 4th, 2014

oil gasThe geopolitical tensions between the east and the west escalated quite significantly following Russia’s takeover of Crimea. Fears about Russia capturing other parts of Ukraine as well had sent jitters among investors.  Read more…


Energy ETF With Bullish Technicals

March 21st, 2014

sellbuyMorpheus Trading:  In scanning the energy sector, we saw several energy ETFs with bullish basing patterns over the past five to six months. SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF ($XOP) has been in base mode since topping out last October. Read more…


Canadian Energy Investing Bonanza

March 20th, 2014

money and investingChad Ellison of Dundee Capital Markets is gearing up for a red-hot Canadian energy sector. Commodity price strength and weakness in the Canadian dollar are creating a discount in Canadian oil and gas explorers and producers. Read more…


High-Yield Energy Investments To Consider

March 19th, 2014

oil gasSteve Mauzy: Hot or cold? When I’m a buyer, I’ll take cold every time.  I’m naturally drawn to the market where investors are selling in droves. Bargains are rarely found in the hot market, where buyer enthusiasm runs rampant. Read more…


Russia Eyes Crimea’s Oil and Gas Reserves

March 17th, 2014

russiaNicholas Cunningham: According to Reuters , Crimea may nationalize oil and gas assets within its borders belonging to Ukraine, and sell them off to Russia. Read more…


Time To Consider Oil Exploration ETFs?

March 12th, 2014

oil gasWhile surging natural gas prices have taken most of the headlines in the energy market, oil prices have also seen strength in 2014. Though the gains have been pretty modest in this corner of the market, there is plenty of hope that more solid trading Read more…


Can North American Energy Independence Last?

March 12th, 2014

oil-etfDan Hassey:  This week, the Libyan navy impounded a North Korean-flagged tanker for trying to export Libyan oil from Es-Sider, a rebel-occupied port. Read more…


Quick Investor Guide To Oil and Gas ETFs

February 20th, 2014

new etfsQuick Investor Guide To Oil and Gas ETFs: Oil & Gas Industry Outlook Read more…


Quick Investor Guide To Alternative Energy ETFs

February 17th, 2014

ETFsPresident Obama’s fresh environmental plan has proved to be beneficial for renewable energy stocks. Alternative energy is the most happening thing in the energy sector now in the wake of widespread concerns over carbon emission, climate change Read more…


Fight China’s Smog With Ethanol

February 6th, 2014

ethanol etfsIn decades past, we have seen that any commodity China really wants goes through the roof. We saw it in copper. We saw it in oil. We saw it in liquefied natural gas. If China starts mandating a 5% blend of ethanol to gasoline, ethanol should trade on par with gasoline. Read more…


Dodge The Downturns With This Technical Tool

February 5th, 2014

technical chart lookDan Hassey: One of the best predictive tools of technical analysis (the study of price action) is what’s called a “retracement.” Read more…


Energy Sector Funds In The Danger Zone

February 4th, 2014

market cautionDavid Trainer: Energy sector ETFs and mutual funds are in the Danger Zone this week. Despite the quality of stocks in the sector, ETF providers and fund managers are not offering quality funds. Even worse, they are charging disproportionately high fees Read more…


Big Oil Earnings Drag Down Energy ETFs

February 3rd, 2014

oil gasAfter giving an impressive performance last year, global energy stocks have been underperforming the broad market on falling oil prices, rising global supply, and waning global demand. Notably, energy has been the worst performing sector in the MSCI World Index Read more…


Are You Playing The Right Energy Trend?

January 30th, 2014

oil gasAre you cashing in on America’s free energy source? Porter Stansberry of Stansberry & Associates is more bullish than ever on what he calls America’s “free energy,” natural gas. He’s stocked the model portfolio of his newsletter, Stansberry’s Investment Advisory, Read more…


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