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Best Dividend Stocks To Invest In 2018

In a recent Seeking Alpha article comparing two upstream producers (see: EOG Resources Or ConocoPhillips?), there were several comments regarding Occidental Petroleum (NYSE:OXY). This article will take the winner of my first article, ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP), and compare its valuation with that of OXY.

Before we look at some valuation metrics, it should be noted that this comparison is not....More>>>

Top 10 Energy Stocks To Buy Right Now

Around a month ago, I published an article on Seeking Alpha where I looked at the oil production trends of the Permian Basin, one of the largest oil and natural gas producing regions covered by the EIA (Energy Information Administration) in its monthly Drilling Productivity Report (the largest for oil to be specific). After seeing fresh data come out regarding the region, I figured it would be a....More>>>

Marathon Oil, Anadarko Dip into Monday’s 52-Week Low Club

June 26, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 49 equities making new 52-week lows in Monday’s session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by more than 2 to 1 and on the Nasdaq, advancers led decliners by about 4 to 3.

Marathon Oil Corp. (NYSE: MRO) dropped about 1.1% Monday to post a new 52-week low of $11.40 after closing Friday at $11.53. The 52-week high....More>>>

Marathon Oil, Anadarko Dip into Monday’s 52-Week Low Club

June 26, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 49 equities making new 52-week lows in Monday’s session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by more than 2 to 1 and on the Nasdaq, advancers led decliners by about 4 to 3.

Marathon Oil Corp. (NYSE: MRO) dropped about 1.1% Monday to post a new 52-week low of $11.40 after closing Friday at $11.53. The 52-week high....More>>>

5 MLPs That Will Win Big From Trump’s Tax Plan

Master limited partnerships (MLPs) may be getting a big shot in the arm in the upcoming year. And it’s all because of President Donald Trump. We know that Trump is already a fan of pipelines — his actions on the Keystone XL and infrastructure plans confirm this. The big win for MLPs may come from his plans to reform taxes.

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Tom Gentile

Back in the day, when I was on the trading floor of the American Stock Exchange, I would hear (on a pretty daily basis) lists upon lists of reasons “why people shouldn’t get in the stock market.”

But in my nearly 25 years of experience, there’s really only one.

And no, it’s got nothing to do with the direction that markets will move…

Why....More>>>

Top 5 Energy Stocks To Own Right Now

On Monday, energy stocks soared, pushing the Dow Jones Industrial Average to within almost 180 points of the 20,000 mark. But declines in the financials offset the energy gains and left the industrials short of the mark despite a gain of 0.2% for the Dow.

The S&P 500 fell 0.1%, and the Nasdaq lost 0.6% due to a decline in the financial sector of 0.9% after five sessions in the black.....More>>>

Top Picks For The Rest Of 2017, Courtesy Of UBS

For many, it is hard to believe, but the halfway point of 2017 is inching closer, and quickly. Analysts at UBS released a mid-year report card with its top six picks for the bottom half of 2017 from six different sectors.

Here is a summary of six stocks, one from each sector. As a note, the inclusions in this article doesn’t necessarily represent UBS’s top pick.

Consumer:....More>>>

Top Picks For The Rest Of 2017, Courtesy Of UBS

For many, it is hard to believe, but the halfway point of 2017 is inching closer, and quickly. Analysts at UBS released a mid-year report card with its top six picks for the bottom half of 2017 from six different sectors.

Here is a summary of six stocks, one from each sector. As a note, the inclusions in this article doesn’t necessarily represent UBS’s top pick.

Consumer:....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>>>