When Seeking Real Returns, Don't Forget Supply, Demand and Scarcity

Here's why I still see energy and other essentials -- including coal and land -- as hot opportunities.

Heatwaves Leave Little Doubt We Must Seek Climate Investment Plays

The factors driving climate change are not easily quantified, or reflected in short-term market moves, though their long-term effects are pretty clear.

With Oil, Keep Your Eyes on the Prize by Focusing on Supply

The earth's oil supply is only going in one direction -- down -- and here's what that means for investors.

Europe's Recession Is All About Gas

Prices could very well stay elevated for a long time despite the economy going into a manufacturing recession.

This Is Still One Hot Commodity

Let's look at several energy plays and see which is burning for a trade.

Peabody Is Glowing Hot

Here's how to play Peabody Energy as it looks like it could fire up over $25.

The Pendulum Swings Back, but Don't Look for Things to Stabilize

It could swing past the point where things look normal or OK to a point where things look bad again.

Where Are Crude Prices Heading, and Could They Clog Up a Recovery?

Let's check the charts to see where we can expect oil prices to flow.

PPI Cools, Home Prices Don't, Fed in the Dark, Technical Battle Lines, Chevron

Just when is the Federal Reserve going to reduce the cash slosh, anyway?

This New Energy Fund Sounds Dirty, But Could Help Investors Clean Up

The Strive U.S. Energy exchange-traded fund is billed as an anti-ESG ETF. Let's see how it stacks up against the similar Energy Select SPDR Fund.