S&P 500 Breaks Above 1700: Thursday’s IP Market Recap

U.S. stocks roared ahead Thursday on positive jobs and auto sales news, sending the S&P 500 over the 1700 mark and the Dow to all-time highs. More 

Chevron is an Undervalued Dividend Growth Star

Chevron is a stalwart dividend company, producing increases over the past 26 consecutive years, with more on the way. Consider it a core portfolio holding More 

3 Summertime Energy Plays To Energize Your Portfolio…

Now I understand that the energy sector has come under pressure lately, but I remain optimistic about the long-term prospects of these 3 mid-cap refiners. More 

Shell Makes Surprising CEO Appointment

Royal Dutch Shell has chosen Ben van Beurden to replace outgoing CEO Peter Voser in January. More 

Williams Is Betting on the Bluegrass Pipeline. You Should, Too.

Williams has taken a hit this month, but the company's aggressive targeting of natural gas liquids via a proposed pipeline should pay off nicely. More 

Make a Move on Construction Firm MasTec

Little-known MasTec is a buy as the company continues to expand into the pipeline space, rack up contracts and blow earnings out of the water. More 

Trade of the Day: Royal Dutch Shell (RDS.A)

The rally can't last forever. Try calls on this blue-chip energy stock while the sun is shining on markets. More