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3 Reasons Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Stock Bears Are Wrong

Shares of the U.S.’ largest oil company Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) have been hard hit so far this year — losing 15% over the past 8 months. This month, a second-quarter earnings miss and worries about the effects of hurricane Harvey have driven the shares to trade near 52-week lows. However, don’t be fooled by the negative sentiment that’s brought....More>>>

Texas Oil & Gas Industry Recovering from Harvey

Source: ThinkstockAs water levels drop in the areas hardest hit by tropical storm Harvey, the focus has turned to the hundreds of thousands of people affected by the storm who require shelter, food, and help getting their lives back together. That is as it should be.

At the same time, the oil & gas industry of south and east Texas continues to inspect facilities and begin the....More>>>

3 Diverse Dividend Stocks With 6%-Plus Payouts

The hunt for yield continues in a persistently low-interest-rate environment.

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High-yield dividend stocks sometimes exists because of a deterioration in the fundamentals of a company that puts downward pressure on the stock price, but sometimes such instances of overly negative pressure offer up an opportunity where the underlying business can be purchased....More>>>

Chevron: Getting Ready To Pull The Trigger

Chevron (NYSE:CVX) is a company I have had my eye on for quite some time.

I have already elaborated on the mistake I made as a naive young investor, having panicked and sold my shares in Chevron at a price of $70, having been overly convinced by the media doom sayers that the oil industry will never be the same again.

However, from a long-term financial standpoint, Chevron....More>>>

Chevron: Getting Ready To Pull The Trigger

Chevron (NYSE:CVX) is a company I have had my eye on for quite some time.

I have already elaborated on the mistake I made as a naive young investor, having panicked and sold my shares in Chevron at a price of $70, having been overly convinced by the media doom sayers that the oil industry will never be the same again.

However, from a long-term financial standpoint, Chevron....More>>>

With Oil Under $50, Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Stock Is On Fumes

The performance of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) stock over the past decade appears rather unimpressive. Over the past ten years, including dividends, XOM stock has returned 49% — total. That’s an average return of just 4% per year, well below the S&P 500. Over the past five years, the news is even worse. Exxon Mobil stock has declined over that period. Including....More>>>

Avoid Big Oil Stocks and Make Huge Profits from These “Small” Plays Instead

Big oil stocksare some of the most recognizable companies in energy, but they won’t bring you the big-time profits you’re looking for. Instead, we’ve got “small” oil stocks that are ready to soar by double digits in 2017 while the bloated oil giants like Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) tread water.

Oil investors have been optimistic about higher oil prices....More>>>

Avoid Big Oil Stocks and Make Huge Profits from These “Small” Plays Instead

Big oil stocksare some of the most recognizable companies in energy, but they won’t bring you the big-time profits you’re looking for. Instead, we’ve got “small” oil stocks that are ready to soar by double digits in 2017 while the bloated oil giants like Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) tread water.

Oil investors have been optimistic about higher oil prices....More>>>

Cheap Oil Stocks Under $5

As a service to our readers, we’ve put together a list of 10 cheap oil stocks under $5. Here are the stocks, share prices, and year-to-date (YTD) returns for each:

Vallourec Sp (OTCMKTS ADR: VLOWY); $1.42; +13.6% YTDIthaca Energy Inc. (TSE: IAE); $1.93; +14.5% YTDSandRidge Permian Trust (NYSE: PER); $3.45; +16.95% YTDGeopark Ltd. (NYSE: GPRK); $5.06; +17.4% YTDGastar Exploration....More>>>

5 Things Core Laboratories N.V.'s Management Wants You to Know About What's Actually Going O

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Core Laboratories (NYSE:CLB) literally has its ear to the ground when it comes to deciphering what’s going on in the oil market. The company studies oil reservoirs, which tell it what’s happening with production, giving it a deep level of understanding on the supply side of the market. Core Labs takes what the reservoirs are saying, compares....More>>>