The Five Biggest Oil Investing Trends of 2014
The global oil market in 2013 was dominated by geopolitical disruptions, a huge boom in U.S. domestic production, and double-digit gains for energy investors. Energy stocks rose about 18% in 2013.
This year's gains should be even better, especially if investors follow the five biggest oil investing trends of 2014.
Just look at what's happening in the United States…But the next 12 months could be even better…
What the Fed Taper Means for Oil Prices
And the Dow jumped by almost 300 points.
Now, the taper itself is small to start – just a $10 billion reduction for the month of January. But the announcement was coupled with a pledge to keep the Fed funds rate at zero beyond the 6.5% unemployment threshold.and it's going to change global markets in a fundamental way...
Best Oil Stocks to Buy as U.S. Jumps to World's Top Oil Producer
It's time to look at oil stocks to buy as the United States gets ready to surpass the world's biggest oil producers.
Earlier this month, the International Energy Agency (IEA) reported that the United States will jump past both Russia and Saudi Arabia as the world's top oil producer by 2015.To continue reading, please click here...
Why Oil Prices Are Down
Oil prices slipped below $93 a barrel Tuesday, continuing a downward trend that started early last month.
Last week, oil prices fell 0.76%, logging a sixth weekly decline, the longest string of losses since 1998. Volume also slid, with futures roughly 41% below the 100-day average.To continue reading, please click here...
Oil Stocks: This Disconnect Spells Even Bigger Profits
p>There is something very interesting developing in the oil markets right now.
It's not front page news yet, but it is something that you'll want to keep an eye on – especially if you want to make money with oil stocks.
It revolves around what's called "the spread." In this case it's the difference in price between West Texas Intermediate (WTI) and Brent.
Once again, the price of these two oil benchmarks is moving in opposite directions. The price of crude in New York is going south, while the price in London is heading north.
In fact, as of open this morning, the spread between the two now stands at 15.6% of the WTI price and continues to widen. In the last week, this spread has almost doubled.You need to make your move before everyone else realizes what's happening...
How China's Rise to Top Oil Importer Affects Global Markets
China has surpassed the U.S. as the No. 1 importer of oil, and current indications are that Chinese oil demand will average 1.9% higher annually through 2035.
Money Morning Global Energy Strategist Dr. Kent Moors joined CCTV NewsTo continue reading, please click here...
How to Invest in the World's Biggest Shale Oil Field
The shale oil and gas boom is going global, as we explored Tuesday in Money Morning.
And this means huge profit opportunities for those who know how to invest in this global shale revolution.To continue reading, please click here...
How to Invest in California's Monterey Shale
Back in the times of the California gold rush, people didn't need to work out how to invest in the bonanza. They simply grabbed some basic mining gear and headed up into the hills.
Today California is the home of yet another wealth-creating boom – the oil contained within the Monterey Shale formation.
As Mark Twain once said, "History does not repeat itself, but it does rhyme."To continue reading, please click here...
Make This Oil Move Immediately
From the Editor: In yesterday's members-only message, you got a rare look at Kent's track record and why he averages 55% on every recommendation. Today, Kent recommends a short-term move, based on the latest developments in Syria…
Damascus may have dodged a bullet (or a cruise missile), but nothing else has changed very much. Not in terms of risk.
That explains why the "Syrian Premium" remains. It may be slightly reduced, as you'll see. But it is likely to stay with us even after the threat of a military solution has been averted.At least for now...
How Gold, Oil, and Syria Really Mix… Plus "3 Strikes Against Apple"
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