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Why Oil Prices Will Rise in 2016, in One Chart

Oil prices are down 46.6% over the last year thanks to the global supply glut.

But Money Morning Global Energy Strategist Dr. Kent Moors says prices will stabilize in 2016.

And this chart displays one trend that will make that happen this year...

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The Elephant in the Oil Market That No One's Talking About

The pundits have been hammering away at how much excess supply there is worldwide. Yet that alone is not the market's only problem.

What the oil market is experiencing right now is not a supply problem. This is what the talking heads keep missing...

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Don't Touch These Oil Stocks in 2016 – Buy These Instead

Oil stocks appear unattractive right now due to the continuing price decline and constant barrage of bearish news.

But you can still profit by avoiding one type of oil stock in favor of a more obscure type.

Here are the ones you should stay away from this year...

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Why the WTI Crude Oil Price Is Up Today

The WTI crude oil price hit a three-week high today thanks to a new IEA report and a declining rig count.

Despite today's gains, oil prices are actually much lower than they should be.

In fact, there's one factor manipulating the price by deflating it below the actual market value of oil...

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Crude Oil Price Today Swings Violently on Output Freeze

The crude oil price today whipsawed after four oil leaders reached an agreement to freeze production.

The fluctuation in prices shows investors don't think the freeze will ease the supply glut.

But it won't have an effect on the energy sector's profit potential this year...

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Why Crude Oil Prices Bounced 6.4% Today

Crude oil prices today rebounded from yesterday's 13-year lows following an announcement that OPEC is considering an output cut.

But there's one non-OPEC country that will have a huge influence on whether or not the cartel actually lowers output.

Here's what you need to know about oil prices today...

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The Real Price of Crude Oil Is Much Higher Than What You've Been Told

The price of crude oil fell to $26.50 today as investors remained focused on the larger global supply glut.

But the price of crude oil is much higher than what you’ve been told.

And there’s one factor that’s manipulating prices and pulling them lower than the actual market value of oil…

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Oil Stocks to Avoid in 2016 – and One Type to Buy Now

Investing in oil stocks is misconstrued as an easy way to lose money right now.

But you can still profit from the oil sector's volatility – if you know where to look.

Here are the oil stocks you should avoid - and the ones you should invest in this year...

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The Final Step Needed for Oil Prices to Recover

The International Energy Agency's (IEA) report on global oil demand projections, combined with the continuing oil supply glut, pushed oil prices below $30 a barrel.

What we have here is the classic balance of supply and demand. Here, the levels of investment and investor interest in oil and natural gas companies follow a simple logic.

When supply exceeds demand, investors lose interest and prices fall. On the other hand, when demand outgrows supply, investors go back in, raising prices.

But these days that dynamic has been fundamentally altered – half of that equation is no longer in question.

And that leads us to the final step needed for oil prices to recover...

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This $600 Million Event Shows Why Oil Prices Won't Stay Below $30 for Long

Oil prices tumbled below the $30 mark today after a bearish IEA report sent investors running for the hills.

But there's one crucial reason why crude oil is staging a rebound.

In fact, a $600 million signal flashed last week that clearly shows prices are about to see long-term gains...