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Can Natural Gas Help Intrexon Take the Lead in Isobutanol Development?

Synthetic biology company Intrexon has been busy lately. In the last six months the company has entered into and expanded several exclusive...

Chevron Corporation's Vote of Confidence for Argentina and YPF S.A.

Chevron  recently signed a deal with YPF S.A.  to invest $1.6 billion in Argentina's Vaca Muerta shale formation. The $1.6 billion...

Fundamentally, Southern Copper Corp Is Promising

The copper market is uneasy. Prices are falling, and worries about China's slowdown continue. In the midst of this instability, it is...

U.S. Crude Oil Supplies Jump 2.6%

U.S. crude oil supplies jumped 10 million barrels (2.6%) for the week ending April 11, according to an Energy Information Administration ...

Will Chesapeake Energy Corporation Meet Its First Quarter Goals?

During the first quarter of 2014, the oil and gas market heated up. Despite these developments, shares of Chesapeake Energy didn't perform...

LNG Projects Are Progressing, and the Payoffs Should Be Worth the Trouble

The rise of LNG, or liquefied natural gas, has sparked somewhat of a revolution in the energy industry. Indeed, all of the industry's main...

Why Angola May Be the Next OPEC Darling

This article was written by Oilprice.com -- the leading provider of energy news in the world. Also c heck out these...

Now Is the Time to Buy This Fast Growing Refiner

The energy industry has always been a cyclical one. For patient investors this can serve as a catalyst for long-term, market-beating returns....

Is Natural Gas No Better Than Coal?

This article was written by Oilprice.com -- the leading provider of energy news in the world. Also c heck out these...

Why Magellan Midstream Partners May Belong in Your Portfolio

With interest rates still at historically low levels, income-hungry investors should take a closer look at energy master limited...

Big Oil Bets on LNG For Emerging Market Growth

In the energy world, natural gas is getting a lot of attention. This is entirely deserved, of course, since production of natural gas has...

Walter Energy Inc Is in a Race Against the Clock

The troubled met coal producer Walter Energy has announced that it will begin idling its Canadian operations, including the Wolverine and...

Can Monsanto Repeat This Quarter's Surprising Performance?

If companies can have a spirit animal, Monsanto would be a honey badger, because despite protests and even state ballot initiatives aimed at...

Rising World Food Prices Spell Trouble for Biofuels

Domestic ethanol margins have grown with decreasing corn prices over the past few years, but the days of cheap feedstock may soon be a thing...

Peruvian Mining Stocks: Boom or Bust?

In recent years, foreign direct investment has been flowing into Peru as international investors hope to strike gold -- and copper and...

ConocoPhilips: Stay Global, My Friends

Since 2011, ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) has been on a mission to dispose of far-flung, global assets with lower margins and to replace those...

Fool's Gold Report: 1 Year Later, Gold Still Feels Echoes From Its Crash

A year ago, the gold market shocked the investment world with a single-day plunge of $130 per ounce that pronounced a definitive...

Down 17%: Is Isis Pharmaceuticals Worth Buying Now?

In just a few months Isis Pharmaceuticals has gone from investment darling to investment dog, dropping nearly 20% since the beginning of...