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The Best Oil Stock Investing Strategy for 2016

Investors are hesitant to search for a profitable oil stock as prices remain near a 12-year low of $30.50 a barrel.

But there's one oil stock investing method that will yield big profits thanks to the long-term rebound in oil prices.

Here's how you can tap into this moneymaking strategy...

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Why the Price of Crude Oil Is Down Today

The price of crude oil struggled to stay above the $30 mark today as Big Oil firms report weak earnings and hopes of a production cut from OPEC fade.

But there are five reasons why investors shouldn’t avoid the energy sector in 2016.

First, here's what you need to know about oil's movement today...

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Exxon Earnings for Q4 2015: One Reason to Hold the Stock Now

Exxon earnings were released before the opening bell today, and the oil giant beat analyst expectations.

Although XOM stock is down after the report, we recommend holding it if it's in your portfolio.

That's because it boasts one quality that can make you money no matter where the price goes in 2016...

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Saudi Arabia's Oil "Proposal" – Here's What's Really Going On

Last week, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak claimed that Saudi Arabia had proposed a 5% cut in oil production.

That set the oil price roller coaster off and running, with crude prices shooting up to levels not seen in a month.

There is only one problem. My contacts in OPEC and Saudi Arabia tell me that things look very different behind the scenes.

Here's what's really going on...

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Two Bright Spots for Exxon Stock After Q4 Earnings

The Exxon Mobil Corp. earnings report comes out tomorrow.

Analysts expect Exxon stock to fall after the oil titan reports what could be its worst earnings report since 2009.

But there are two reasons to hold onto shares of the world's largest oil firm despite initial volatility after the report...

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Oil Prices Are Tightly Correlated to Stocks – But for a Different Reason Than Before

Oil prices and the stock market are in lockstep right now.

The correlation between Brent crude oil prices and the S&P 500 is at its highest level since 1990.

And there's one reason why the two have been moving in tandem with one another lately...

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Don't Sell Exxon Stock in 2016 for This One Reason

Exxon Mobil Corp. will report its fourth-quarter earnings on Tuesday, Feb. 2.

Investors want to know how Exxon stock will react to what's likely to be its worst earnings report of the decade.

There's one reason to keep shares in your portfolio, though, despite the bleak earnings predictions...

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Will Oil Prices Rise in 2016?

The biggest question on every investor's mind right now is, "Will oil prices rise in 2016?"

That's because oil prices are having their biggest impact on the broader market in nearly three decades.

This chart shows the distinct correlation between oil and the S&P 500 right now...

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The One Oil Stock Investing Strategy to Follow in 2016

Most investors are afraid to search for a profitable oil stock now that prices are hovering near $32.

But there's one oil stock investing method that can lead you to substantial profits while prices begin their long-term rebound.

Here's why every energy investor should follow it in 2016...

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Mark Your Calendar: Oil Profits Start Again on February 14

In fact, it's likely that oil will head even lower than $28 a barrel before it climbs any higher – and that's almost certain to take some time.

But that doesn't matter to me. I'm not in the business of calling bottoms: I'm in the markets because I love to trade and I love to make money.

That's why I was so excited to find this oil and energy pattern. It's unlocked the potential of nice profits even with cheap oil.

Here's what I mean...