|Day Low/High||56.83 / 57.70|
|52 Wk Low/High||30.11 / 66.67|
Let's check out the charts and indicators.
Circling back to my comment on earnings expectations for the second half of 2021, next week we will see a more than 250% jump week over week for the number of earnings reports coming at us. That's right, just under 1,000 of companies are slated to r...
Prices for oil and natural gas are at levels that are incredibly profitable for any company that is pumping them.
Those of us in the numerate community will continue to own XOM because it's just too darn cheap.
Let me repeat a lesson I've made before about panics and selloffs.
Supply is under pressure by exogenous factors and demand just keeps on truckin'. Here are names I would tap into.
The Russell 2000 is now down not just back-to-back sessions, but six sessions in the last eight with all six of those "down" days having given up 0.9% or more.
The choice is clear among large-cap producers that have been outperforming.
But the world - or the Western world, anyway - is hell-bent on decarbonization of its transportation system and energy production.
And that leads me to the natural resources space.
Let's analyze the payouts and prospects for Exxon, Chevron and Shell.
Buyers make or break companies with their voting or buying or betting. Somedays it's all that matters.
Play that dynamic in your portfolio.
I've got some ideas for stocks -- including Exxon -- that will actually help your portfolio.
If you're looking for exposure outside the U.S., and to protect yourself from raging inflation on a global basis, here it is.
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.
And we have to have a panic point if we are going to be long a name such as this.
But you'll be dealing with exchange rates, local elections, and all manner of other externalities.
I want to start with a blank slate, or a blank face, devoid of blush to find out what's really going on.
Let's look at XOM's management, why it just lost a couple board seats and what I see ahead.
These plays are diversified across three distinct areas -- global exploration, oil services and MLPs.
Let's look beyond the hype around bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies and get to the basic rules of investing.
I'm more focused on the production, manufacture and transport of materials raw, finished and refined than ever before.
These Dividend Aristocrats have free DRIPs, long histories of raising their dividends, and attractive yields well above the market average.
Clearly, professional portfolio managers are now positioning themselves for a changed environment.