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Energy Companies Are Reaping the Benefits From Investing During the COVID Crunch

Prices for oil and natural gas are at levels that are incredibly profitable for any company that is pumping them.

The Lights Are Flashing Green for Exxon

Those of us in the numerate community will continue to own XOM because it's just too darn cheap.

Pump Up Your Profits With These 6 Energy Stocks

These favorites of experts are best-of-breed in the energy space.

Cross Asset Analysis: Who's Right?

Is this a short term deflationary setback or the start of a more ominous trend to emerge?

Old World, New World ... What Matters Now Is Oil

Supply is under pressure by exogenous factors and demand just keeps on truckin'. Here are names I would tap into.

XLE Has Been a One-Way Drive, and I Like It

Here's how I'm playing it as oil stays above $70.

It's Time to Lighten Up on Oil Services Stocks

The technical patterns of companies in the sector indicate they should underperform the broader market in the near term.

Oil Is the Last Man Standing, But It Could Be a Dead Man Walking

Oil prices tend to struggle to hold gains beyond mid-July.

Here's What Could Happen as Complacency Runs Rampant

A change in market behavior is in action as oil appears to top out and Treasuries, gold, and the U.S. dollar have all managed to grind higher together.

Trading the Energy Sector Isn't Easy, But I'm Willing to Speculate on Devon

The choice is clear among large-cap producers that have been outperforming.

What's Really Going on Behind the Scenes at OPEC+?

There is no shortage of oil, it's a timing game being held back for as long as possible to get the best price possible.

Oily Mess, Techs Go Wild, a Jobs Data Plea, the Power of Positive Yield

Plus, quick looks at Tesla's car deliveries, Amazon's CEO change and Didi Global's post-IPO downdraft.

The Lights Are Flashing Green for Prices for Any and All Hydrocarbons

But the world - or the Western world, anyway - is hell-bent on decarbonization of its transportation system and energy production.

Thinner, Pre-Holiday Trading Still Offers Opportunities

Just because the volume is lighter, it doesn't make the gains any less real.

I'm Biased Toward Companies That Have Assets and Use Them to Produce Cash Flows

And that leads me to the natural resources space.

3 Big Oil Stocks With Big Dividends

Let's analyze the payouts and prospects for Exxon, Chevron and Shell.

Taiwan Risk, Defense Stocks, Amazon's Fear Factor, What's Up With Lands' End?

How peculiar that the last day of a calendar can still drive frenzied activity given that most folks can follow their money on a daily or even real-time basis these days.

It's a Great Big World Out There, and It Still Uses a Lot of Oil

Play that dynamic in your portfolio.

Commodity Correlations Could Work Against Stocks

Perhaps the most important intermarket relationship is the correlation between crude oil and the S&P.

China Is Selling State Reserves, So What Is It Trying to Tell Us?

China buys low and sells high when it comes to commodities, which makes its latest moves worth watching for telltale economic signs.

OPEC+ Is in the Driver's Seat and It Knows It

The oil consortium can cause prices to swing to and fro by manipulating supply, so it's worth watching its moves.

Jim Cramer: Oil, the Fed, and an Unsure Future

Some are saying that this is the most important Fed meeting in ages.

Big Oil Isn't Going Anywhere, So Ignore It at Your Own Peril

Exxon Mobil continues to move forward with oil discoveries outside the U.S. as much of the world remains caught in an energy poverty trap.

Dancing With Shadows, Curve Compression, Small-Caps Uncapped, Oil Floats Higher

Plus, the Senate passes a big, fat bill to promote the nation's ability to compete on the technology innovation front.

It's Been a Nice Run, but Oil and Energy Are Due for a Correction

We have never seen a bull run survive this large a net long holding.

As Brent Prices Head Higher, OPEC+ Sees Its Strategy Working

But will they get greedy and let the market get too tight over the summer?

Checking the Oils, BP Looks Primed for Upside

I would be a buyer of these calls.

As BP Transitions to Green, Here's Why I'm Long the Stock

And we have to have a panic point if we are going to be long a name such as this.

Rotation Back Into Growth and Speculative Names Continues to Grow

A positive environment for traders looks likely to continue Tuesday.

Want a Diversified Portfolio of Energy Names? Look Outside the U.S. Exchanges

But you'll be dealing with exchange rates, local elections, and all manner of other externalities.