International Investing and Risk: Political and Economic
Here are some of the factors affecting the oil and gas sector.
11 Reasons Why Putting Brokerage Clients’ Interests First Is a Bad Idea
The reasons raised by the brokerage industry against DOL’s fiduciary proposal are good, but out of the goodness of my heart, I offer some more.
Get Ready for $10 Oil
Global demand remains weak, output is growing and OPEC’s power is eroding, columnist Gary Shilling warns.
6 Energy Myths Debunked
Michael A. Levi of the Council on Foreign Relations addressed some common misconceptions about the recent turmoil in the energy markets.
Roubini, O’Neill: Oil Prices Will Rise Again Soon
The global economists disagree, though, on where oil prices will end the year.
Opportunity Amid Change: The Outlook for Energy MLPs
Five experts discuss demand for energy master limited partnerships, trends affecting the group and the role that MLPs play in portfolios.
With Oil Stocks Beaten Down, Is Now the Time to Buy?
As oil prices continue their decline, Guinness Atkinson’s Waghorn considers the investing options, keeping an eye on likely increased volatility.
Hedge Funds Cut Oil Bets After Worst Drop Since 2008
“People are willing to buy into the market at these price levels,” said Michael Lynch, president of Strategic Energy & Economic Research.
Commodities Drop to 12-Year Low as Oil Slumps Amid Global Glut
Oil prices are tumbling, but there's even more to the commodity story.
How OPEC Weaponized the Price of Oil Against U.S. Drillers
If there ever was doubt about the strategy of OPEC, its wealthiest members are putting that issue to rest.