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Powell Nailed FOMC Press Conference, Ball Is Back in Trump's Court

The market is cheering for rates to be cut, but forgets they are being cut on the back of global growth collapsing, which is negative for risk assets.

Give These Energy Names a Closer Look After Insider Buys

Recent insider buys in Occidental Petroleum and Flotek Industries during the energy dip may be sign of potential investment opportunities.

Oil Keeps Slipping, a Broadcom Broadside and a Disney Thumbs Up: Market Recon

Jamie Dimon also expresses concern about the impact of China tariffs and a fresh GDP estimate is at hand.

Despite Tanker Attacks, Markets See Healthy Action

Contrary to logic, breadth was strong Thursday, bonds rose, metals were bought and even Walt Disney rose by more than 4%.

Oil Prices Spiking on Potential Terror Attacks Is Never Positive for Equities

Product demand remains tepid at best and OPEC has downgraded its oil demand growth for 2019.

Oil Bounces and Big-Picture Pundits Grow Louder as Their Guesswork Continues

It can be enlightening to embrace the idea that no one really knows what will happen next and to approach the market from that standpoint.

Is OPEC Now Running Scared?

Be patient on oil names, as June brings a trifecta of macro events -- the Fed FOMC meeting, OPEC meeting and the all-important G-20 meeting.

Hitting Singles With Energy Stocks

My primary way to add some additional 'dry powder' to energy on declines is via buy-write option orders.

Schizophrenic Markets Require Miyagi-Like Investment Strategy

Here's how I'm trading the oil and energy markets amid the collateral damage from risk-off sentiment.

Best (and Worst) Airline Stocks

3 ways to play United Continental and American Airlines.

The Market Is in Wait-and-See Mode on Trade and Interest Rates

It is tough to build a position in this murky market.

The Market Seems to Agree a Mexico Tariff Agreement Will Be Reached

No one wants to be fighting the market when that headline appears.

Will 'Sell in May' Lead to a 'Swoon in June'?

What is undeniable is that the S&P 500 reached an intraday six-month high the morning of May 1, and then began to slide.

LEAPing Into Exxon Mobil With an Options Trade

As stocks rally after ignoring the trade wars for a fourth time some money should find names such as XOM.

Trump Goes on the Offensive With Iran

As global growth is slowing down, the last thing American consumers need is a spike in oil prices.

Oil & Gas Sector Bucks the Global Downtrend: 9 Top Stock Picks

Several geopolitical factors could result in continued gains for the energy sector.

Royal Dutch Shell: Earnings Beat Shows New Projects Fueling Growth

The stock continues to be attractive for income investors, especially those looking for high yields above 5%.

Dominion Energy or ConEd: Dividend Achiever vs. Dividend Aristocrat

Over the past several years, Dominion's exposure to the oil and gas MLP industry has helped fuel its above-average dividend growth.

Jim Cramer: Don't Try to Predict the Cycle, Game the 'Gamers' Instead

The big portfolio managers get ahead of the turn in cycles -- as we can see in oil services, semiconductors and autos, among other sectors. Here's how to play their game.

Jim Cramer: This Market May Not Be Overvalued

We see signs that tell us not only is this market not expensive, but there are whole sections that might be ridiculously cheap. The recent merger announcements are a prime example.

Stalking an Entry in Pioneer Natural Resources Into Earnings

Plus a possible setup in Amgen as earnings approach.

Halliburton Tests Price Resistance One More Time

Oil prices may be surging, but the rising tide of crude so far isn't lifting up shares of Halliburton.

What Oil Shortage? Just a Case of Supply Being Redistributed

Saudi Arabia is primed to pick up the slack in the oil markets with the impending loss of Iranian crude as the Trump Administration ratchets up the pressure on Tehran.

Halliburton Stock Is No Bargain

Until the production and exploration companies start gaining momentum it will be hard for service companies to do the same.

There Are Many Reasons Why I Prefer Schlumberger Over Halliburton

For those willing to play the oil services game, SLB is the better long position going forward than HAL.

Permian Basin Stocks, DIS Reaction, AAPL/QCOM, GDP, Railroads: Market Recon

What I see from 10,000 feet above... in the age of suddenly profitable fuel as cargo, are the railroads.

Who Might the Oil Majors Acquire Next After Chevron's Anadarko Deal?

A rundown of several oil companies that could soon be on the block.

These Exploration Names May Also Pop With Chevron, Anadarko Deal

This deal will certainly strengthen Chevron's position in the Permian Basin, while also adding to global reserves of both petroleum and LNG.

Anadarko Deal Rewards Shareholders Betting on the Beleaguered Stock in 2019

Anadarko is surging as its planned, $33 billion acquisition by Chevron recognizes its underlying value.

Tech Stocks and Oil: Can This Unlikely Pair Stay Hot?

Interestingly, these two asset classes have been positively correlated in recent months.