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Light at the End of the Tunnel for Freeport-McMoRan and Newmont Mining

It's already been more than three months since Freeport-McMoRan and Newmont Mining halted their copper concentrate exports due to new heavy...

The 3 Biggest Challenges for Your Energy Investment

The energy sector is undergoing a massive paradigm shift -- and investors need to know where their money's headed. A new survey highlights...

Why Goodrich Petroleum Corp. Short-Sellers Got Scorched

 

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According to recent data Goodrich Petroleum Corp was among the most hated stocks in the energy sector....

For Valero and HollyFrontier, the Gravy Train Continues

Buying low and selling high is the age-old mantra of capitalism, and the U.S. oil industry has really taken it to heart. America's WTI oil is...

This Disliked Greenhouse Gas Is Fueling Solid Returns for Kinder Morgan Investors

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Carbon dioxide gets a bad rap. As a byproduct of burning fossil fuels, it receives most of the blame for...

The Shorts Will Get Crushed on Swift Energy Company

 

Swift Energy short sellers could get pulverized. Photo credit: Flickr/Gavin Shire-USFWS.

It has been a rough start to the year for...

Is MRC Global Inc Set for a Rebound?

After a recent weak earnings report and numerous analyst downgrades, shares of MRC Global did something remarkable. Instead of collapsing...

Now Is the Time to Bet on Natural Gas

U.S. natural gas production continues to boom. The problem is that U.S. natural gas consumption growth lags production growth. Instead of...

This Texas Oil Play Keeps Getting Bigger

 

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The Eagle Ford Shale just keeps getting bigger. ConocoPhillips was the latest company to point out that its...

Merck Shouts "Me, Too!" But Will It Matter?

Merck  has rolled out impressive phase 2 data that shows that it too has a very compelling hepatitis C regimen that may eliminate the...

Pipe Dreams: Is Cheniere Energy Inc's Stock Gased?

Shares of Cheniere Energy have risen exponentially (2,650%) over the past four years and nearly 50% year to date alone as the allure of...

Clean Energy Fuels CEO Interview: The Changing Face of Fuel

Andrew Littlefair is the CEO and co-founder of Clean Energy Fuels, the leading provider of natural gas for transportation in North America....

The Latest Expense to Hit Utility Companies From the EPA

When the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) takes action regarding the use of toxic chemicals, the decisions are typically swift and have...

What are Grocers Doing When Faced with a Dry California?

The Golden State is thirsty these days and it's going to impact how much people will spend for food. California's drought will add the to the...

Is Chevron's Warning Cause for Concern?

Until very recently, there were plenty of signals that oil and gas giant Chevron was on more solid ground than it was on last...