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Wait For the "Second Low" Before Buying Energy Stocks

Should investors be betting in a bottom on energy-sector stocks like ExxonMobil (XOM), Chevron(CVX) and ConocoPhillips (COP)? Not if some recent observations are correct. 320 more words


The Experts, the Oil Price and the Wisdom of the Market

A well known Wall Street economist once told me that when he entered the financial arena his boss said to him that “markets make forecasts, forecasts do not make markets”.   804 more words

Energy Stocks

Energy Sector Draws Investors in Distressed Securities - WSJ

The oil slump is drawing interest from some of the savviest bargain hunters on Wall Street.

Veteran hedge-fund manager Wilbur Ross, Blackstone Group LP’s GSO Capital Partners and Apollo Global Management LLC are among those raising funds to buy the battered stocks, bonds and loans of energy firms following a 54% decline in New York crude prices since June. 106 more words

Energy Debt

Dangerous Liaisons: Banks & Oil

This is how problems in an industrial sector spread across an economy. It has been no secret that the energy sector has been under heavy pressure due to the precipitous decline in oil prices since last summer. 50 more words

Market Outlook

Read -- 2015/01/31

Today’s selection of articles includes:

  1. How to find the best deals on flights“, by Elaine Glusac (NY Times). An interview with David Solomito, director of brand marketing at Kayak.
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Energy Stocks: The Long Term Game

U.S. crude-oil supplies hit their highest January level in more than 80 years and continues to exceed demand. U.S. crude prices have fallen by more than half since June, trading at a six-year low of around $45.59 a barrel. 643 more words