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The drone attacks on Saudi oil operations even could influence the Fed's thinking on inflation and rates.
This weekend's attack on Saudi refineries adds one more variable to bolster prices.
The oilfield services company is effectively navigating Halliburton a difficult environment and has an attractive dividend yield.
Oil prices -- as well as other energy, transportation and a resolution on tariffs on Chinese goods -- could affect CAT's future.
Despite an earnings miss, CAT could quickly shift gears for a swift comeback in the second half.
Servicers can benefit from scenarios at either extreme, unlike energy companies.
Here are defense companies to watch as the U.S. responds to offensive threats posed by China and Russia.
Oil prices may be surging, but the rising tide of crude so far isn't lifting up shares of Halliburton.
Over the past nine reports, HAL has closed red seven times with another essentially being flat.
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.