Refining Stocks

3 Ways to Play the Fracking Boom This Week

Two recent developments in the oil and fracking space mean that now is the time to invest--and sell calls--in the area. More 

Trade of the Day: CVR Refining LP (CVRR)

Take a chance on this IPO, a refining limited partnership that has just back-tested off highs and looks to rise again. More 

Bull’s Eye Report: Valero (VLO)

This sub-industry looks so attractive at current prices. More 

Hess the Latest Target of Increasingly Energy-Focused Activist Investors

Shareholder activism is booming in the energy sector -- just ask once-integrated energy firm Hess. Plus, the trend could mean solid returns for investors. More 

Trade of the Day: Marathon Petroleum (MPC)

In the last trading week in February alone, the crack spreads dropped more than 25%. More 

3 Refinery MLPs With Eye-Popping Yields

Refinery variable distribution MLPs could provide spice to an income portfolio, as some offer double-digit payouts. Take a look at these three picks. More 

Calling All Short Traders: Crack Spreads are Cracking!

In the oil refining space, there are several stocks that are so far extended from their standard deviation that options traders can take advantage of some pullbacks in frothy names. More