Chart of the Day: Dividends Make Oil Stocks a Strong Defense Against Volatility

As oil recovers and begins to stabilize both the stock price and cash flow of companies in the space, dividend payments could drive strong portfolios.

Enbridge Needs to Prove Itself on the Charts With Some Strength

The daily bar chart of Enbridge shows that prices have weakened since the beginning of 2018.

Saudi Arabia Is Wishing for Rising Oil Prices to Balance Their Budget

But there is a lot of oil in the market, so if the market does undergo a recession or a slowdown, oil prices can, and will, trade lower.

The Bear Has Apache in a Downtrend With No Support

Volume has been heavier in November and December and it looks like longs are bailing out of positions.

BP Could Be Set for a Rebound as Downside Momentum Has Slowed

Shares of the oil giant are still pointed down but the pace of the decline has slowed, so any improvement in oil prices could spark a reversal.

Jim Cramer Likes UAL - Watch Oil or Wait for Weakness Before Buying

Let's go through our preflight technical checklist for United Continental.

Jim Cramer: This May Be an Inflection Point for Banks and Oils

But there is no catalyst right now, and there are so many other sectors with better prospects.

General Electric Is Like a Broken Record - Still in a Downtrend

It always pays to see if anything has changed.

Volkswagen Errors on Emissions Testing Are a Bad Case of Déjà Vu

Emissions are leaving a foul smell in the air around Volkswagen.

BP Gains as Macro Factors Fuel Oil Rally

Production cut agreements stemming from the G-20 summit are among the factors helping to buoy oil prices.