Energy Stocks

Energy Select Sector SPDR (ETF) (XLE) – What Do Energy Stocks Have Left?

Energy stocks are actually up 3% on the year, and the Energy Select Sector SPDR (ETF) (XLE) has some upside potential remaining. But how much? More 

Trade of the Day: Cheniere Energy (LNG)

My advice is to buy put options, inverse ETFs or other bearish investment vehicles at the peaks of these relief rallies when they are relatively cheap. And, given the continued instability in the energy market, today's bearish trade in that area is looking particularly compelling. More 

Before You Go Bargain Hunting in Energy Stocks…

After the kind of volatility we've seen in the stock market lately, it's natural to look for good buys on the dip. Is now the time to buy energy stocks? More 

ConocoPhillips Dividend Cut: Avoid These Riskier Stocks

ConocoPhillips is the newest case study regarding the dangers of chasing yield after ConocoPhillips dividend was cut More 

Is It Time to Buy Energy Stocks Again?

Lately folks have asked me: Is now the time to buy energy stocks on the dip? And I understand why people are asking. Here's my answer... More 

Exxon Mobil: 3 Pros, 3 Cons for XOM Stock

Exxon is the king of energy stocks, but it isn't perfect. Should you buy XOM stock given its issues? More 

3 International Energy Stocks to Buy for Big Yields

Looking for big dividends? These international energy stocks offer that, plus staying power. More 

CHK Stock: Chesapeake Looks Like a Dead Energy Firm Walking

Unless crude oil and natural gas suddenly surge, CHK stock is going to have a very ugly holiday season and New Year. More 

Can Higher Energy Prices Get a Rise out of Exxon?

Recent reports suggest a big shift underway in the U.S. economy that can effect energy prices. Is now the right time to buy XOM or CVX? More 

Exxon Ranks Low On These Recommendation Lists (XOM)

A study of analyst recommendations at major brokerages shows that Exxon is ranked very low in the Dow and S&P 500. Stay away from XOM stock More