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Until the production and exploration companies start gaining momentum it will be hard for service companies to do the same.
For those willing to play the oil services game, SLB is the better long position going forward than HAL.
Citi is severely undervalued, even as financials underperform.
This recent oil price surge in price is not over, and not priced in. Here is how I am playing it.
It's centered around a few themed negatives, all forcing their own various uncertainties into free market price discovery.
Here are tools for gauging the state of the U.S. and global economies and how they could impact the markets.
These eight S&P 500 stocks have some of the worst returns year-to-date and represent a diverse roster of promising bounce candidates.
I'm adding to dividend names that have shown consistency in troubled waters.
But a plummet in oil signals a global synchronized downturn, and we will not be immune.
Given that protection is priced so cheaply, be sure to hedge this risky trade.
In short, the energy sector needs a core place in most portfolios.
John Butters and his FactSet team noted individual companies that have seen the largest changes in third-quarter earnings forecasts by sector.
China's latest round of sanctions is about to make the pain real for many energy names.
This at-the-money, long call shooter is high risk, so use discretionary capital.
The quality of stock performance is once again important.
But this war of words with Iran is creating geopolitical risk.
A new positive cycle for the beleaguered oil field services industry could release the pent-up value in Schlumberger.
What to watch for in the crude oil and energy markets amid the meeting in Helsinki.
With all the attention-grabbing headlines out there, don't forget about the Treasury auction, CPI data and these other critical issues.
Try this out-of-the-money, bullishly biased, long-call shooter in this sometimes-volatile sector on XLE's breakout potential.
It is not too late to buy oil companies that are spending to find more petroleum -- and servicers like Schlumberger that are also set to benefit.
Look for the airlines to get at a minimum a dead-cat bounce and potentially more if oil cools.
There may be some relief soon in crude pricing as talk of an OPEC compromise spreads.