Energy Business

Jefferies Says Buy Land Drillers Now in Huge Contrarian Call

Top exploration and production companies have been hit hard over the past month as West Texas Intermediate crude, which hit $72.35 in late May, has drifted back to $64.93. Fears ...
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Cheniere Energy Acquires Subsidiary With an Eye to Its Own MLP

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) producer Cheniere Energy Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN: LNG) has agreed to acquire all publicly traded shares that it does not already own in Cheniere Energy Partners LP Holdings ...
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Jefferies Says Oil Is Going Higher in 2018: 3 Stocks to Buy Now

The conventional wisdom, which is often neither conventional nor wise, has been that if OPEC and Russia start to increase production to offset the Iran and Venezuela production drop, that ...
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Oilfield Services Stocks Have Been Crushed – 4 To Buy Right Now

We have written in detail about some of the issues in the Permian Basin as the ability to transport production is being hampered by pipeline capacity issues. As a result, ...
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Enphase Energy Jumps on SunPower Microinverter Acquisition

Enphase Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENPH) saw shares up sharply on Wednesday after the firm announced that it would be acquiring SunPower Corp.’s (NASDAQ: SPWR) microinverter business. The transaction is expected ...
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Short Sellers Mixed on Solar Stocks, but Are Betting Against Alt Energy

Short interest moves among solar and alternative energy stocks were mixed during the two-week reporting period that ended on May 31. Among the companies we watch, short interest rose on ...
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Short Sellers Run For Cover From Major Oil Stocks

Crude oil has been trading near $66 a barrel early on Tuesday. This is the lowest that crude oil has been at since mid-April. This comes after oil reached above ...
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4 Top Energy Midstream MLPs Could Benefit From Issues in the Permian

For the longest time, it was the golden shale area of the United States. The Permian Basin in West Texas has delivered unprecedented production growth for domestic exploration and production ...
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OPEC and Russia Want Higher Oil Prices: Buy the Dip Now

Even though many on Wall Street continue to maintain that both OPEC and Russia are ready to step in and make up for any production shortfalls from Iran due to ...
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Are Coal Stocks Depending on Trump’s Life-Support Plan?

One of the president's most often-repeated campaign pledges was to bring back coal industry jobs. The volume obviously impressed enough voters in coal-producing regions to win the day for Trump. ...
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4 Energy Stocks With Huge Yields May Be the Best Sector Play Now

It looked like a clear road to $80 a barrel, and if you believe what the financial press was reporting, that is exactly where Saudi Arabia and many of the ...
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Canada Buys Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain Pipeline System

One day before Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE: KMI) was very likely to shut down its project to expand the Trans Mountain pipeline system, the government of Canada agreed to purchase ...
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Now Is the Time to Buy Mega-Cap Energy Stocks as Oil Stumbles

It looked like a clear road to $80 a barrel, and if you believe the financial press, that is exactly where Saudi Arabia and many of the OPEC nations want ...
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Shell Adds Another Well to Gulf of Mexico Play

Oil supermajor Royal Dutch Shell PLC (NYSE: RDS-A) announced Friday morning that it had made a sixth oil discovery in its Norphlet play in the Gulf of Mexico. The Dover ...
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Will Rising Gas Prices Play a Role in Consumer Summer Travel Plans?

Summer vacations have never been cheap. Americans, as a whole, spent $100 billion on summer vacations in 2017, according to a report released by Allianz Global Assistance. While older generations ...
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