Energy Investing

Buy These 3 High-Yield Stocks With Oil About to Spike

Buy These 3 High-Yield Stocks With Oil About to Spike

As the current stock market bull market starts to look long in the tooth, I have broadened my search for income investments that are not directly tied to company business results and share prices. Direct commodity exposure provides one way to diversify a portfolio that is loaded with dividend paying stocks. Yet, I want all […]

What Does This Huge Options Trade Mean For Oil?

What Does This Huge Options Trade Mean For Oil?

When I write about large options block trades, it’s generally for one of two reasons.  First, a lot of smart money is active in the options market.  If a very big (i.e. capital intensive) trade occurs with options, it can often be a signal that there’s going to be action in the underlying asset. Second, […]

3 High Yield Stocks for Bottom Fishers

3 High Yield Stocks for Bottom Fishers

Dividend investors face an extra challenge of timing stock purchases. No dividends will be earned until shares are bought. There are several techniques on when to buy that I use and recommend to investors who follow my Dividend Hunter system. For more aggressive income stock investors, jumping into out-of-favor high yield stocks can produce excellent […]

3 Energy Stocks to Buy as China Cuts Solar Subsidies

3 Energy Stocks to Buy as China Cuts Solar Subsidies

There was good news recently for supporters of solar energy… Despite tariffs imposed on imported solar panels, the United States installed more solar energy than any other source of electricity (accounting for 55% of all capacity installed) in the first quarter of 2018. According to a report from GTM Research, there were 2.5 gigawatts of […]

Buy This Export to China That Is Exempt From Tariffs

Buy This Export to China That Is Exempt From Tariffs

Sometimes investment opportunities can be found in the most innocuous of headlines. A perfect example of this occurred in the back-and-forth tariff threats between the U.S. and China. One of the Chinese government’s threatened retaliation measures would be to impose tariffs on the most successful export industry the United States has had in recent years […]

Buy These 3 High-Yield Stocks as Energy Takes Off

Buy These 3 High-Yield Stocks as Energy Takes Off

Each day it becomes clearer that the recovery in energy infrastructure stocks is underway. This is a sector that has been out of favor with investors since the early months of 2015. The continuing North American growth of crude oil and natural gas production is starting to be realized in the values of those companies […]

Follow the Smart Money to Earn 300% Profits on a Utility

Follow the Smart Money to Earn 300% Profits on a Utility

Earlier this week I had the opportunity to give a couple presentations at the Las Vegas MoneyShow. If you aren’t familiar, the MoneyShow is a very popular conference held all over the country where you can learn about all types of investing and meet with all sorts of investment professionals. As you may imagine, the […]