Oil

Recent Articles

Why Volatility Is Good (and Bad) for Oil Trades

Volatility is here to stay in the markets, which affords new possibilities for traders, albeit at a higher cost. More 

Trade of the Day: ProShares UltraShort Oil & Gas

In the current energy environment, playing the downside is the best play. DUG is currently bullish and is one of the best performing inverse ETFs in the Turner Analytics database. More 

Making Sense of the Decline in Oil

Declining oil prices may be good for the economy, but they also present risks to investors. Be prepared to stop and reverse. More 

Trade of the Day: United States Oil Fund (USO)

My indicators have turned definitively bearish. My recommendation is to keep lots of insurance in your portfolio and to start cutting back on your bullish positions. More 

2 Signs That Oil Prices Are Finally Staging a Comeback

Supplies from both OPEC & U.S. are dropping, which should lead to rising oil prices. Here are two ways to play that price rise. More 

Trade of the Day: Apache (APA)

I am generally returning to a bullish stance on oil and related stocks -- and today’s trade is firmly in that camp. More 

Trade of the Day: CVR Refining LP (CVRR)

Today’s recommendation is for a bullish trade on an oil refiner; these stocks have done particularly well thanks to a wider "spread" for the industry. More