Hate the Brand, Love the Stock

Contrary to popular belief, investing in a stock isn't a matter of morality or respect for fellow humans. It's all about the Benjamins, and these hated companies dole 'em out. More 

Value Investing Is in Style Again!

Investors who have had the patience to hold on to stocks with solid earnings-value investing at its finest-are being rewarded with gains. Keep up the faith! More 

9 Oil and Gas Stocks to Buy Now

The grades of nine oil and gas stocks are better this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Every one of these stocks has an "A" ("strong buy") or "B" overall ("buy") rating. More 

Should I Buy CVX Stock? 3 Pros, 3 Cons

Chevron has started the year with an 11% drop, thanks to a disappointing earnings report. But is CVX stock going to tumble further, or rise back up? More 

Are You Better Off Holding XLE Instead of Energy Stocks?

If you're looking for share price growth, major energy stocks may not get you there. Investors may want to pass-up oil stocks like XOM in favor of the XLE. More 

Energy Stocks Get Ready For The New Alaskan Oil Rush

With Sarah Palin's heavy energy tax no longer an issue, the new Alaska oil rush is on. Energy stocks like COP, BP and TRP could be some of biggest winners. More 

Shale Will Make U.S. Energy Self-Sufficent by 2035

All U.S. energy will be self-provided by 2035 thanks to the accelerating output and slowing growth demand of shale oil and gas. More