The ongoing civil war in eastern Ukraine, along with the corresponding crisis between Kiev and Moscow, means that Russian gas supplies to the EU could be cut off again come September.
In 2009, the last time Russia said nyet to European natural gas deliveries, the continent barely survived one of the coldest winters in years. This time around, Europe's savior could be U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports.
And that's good news indeed for these natural gas stocks...
Best Stocks to Buy: Access Our Top LNG Plays, Tech Picks, and More for Free
Best stocks to buy for the week ending June 20, 2014: Last week, Money Morning's best stocks to buy included a top pick to profit from the booming software industry, a new way to play the liquefied natural gas (LNG) sector, and a big-cap stock set to soar on the tech rebound.
We also featured two semiconductor stocks with major potential, "Bitcoin stock winners," and more.Here’s the full list of our best stocks to buy now…
These LNG Stocks Offer a New Way to Play the Energy Revolution
Throughout the United States' current natural gas boom, Money Morning experts have been recommending liquefied natural gas (LNG) stocks to capitalize on the U.S. energy industry's growth.
And now Executive Editor Bill Patalon has found a new way to profit from the LNG industry, which continues to grow in demand and production.See why these LNG stocks are a great way to play this sector...
$40 Trillion in Energy Spending Is Needed to Keep the Lights On
Supplying enough energy to meet skyrocketing global needs will take at least $40 trillion in energy spending over the next 20 years, according to a new report by the International Energy Agency.
For countries that don't have the money to invest in new energy resources, the future looks bleak.
Andfor American consumers, the outlook is even worse.The one bright spot is liquefied natural gas (LNG). Here’s how LNG stocks will hand investors one of the best investment opportunities of the decade…
Natural Gas Stocks 2014: A Bullish Sign from This LNG Export News
Natural Gas Stocks 2014: As Russia's clash with Ukraine and the West boils on, pressure is mounting for the federal government to loosen export regulations on U.S. liquefied natural gas.
Currently, the U.S. exports natural gas to only a handful of countries, such as Canada. No U.S. LNG is exported to Europe.
That's mainly because the key factor in gaining the U.S. Department of Energy's blessing to export is whether or not the importing country has a free-trade agreement (FTA) with the United States.To continue reading, please click here...
Ukraine Crisis Gives Additional Boost to U.S. LNG Stocks, Exports
LNG stocks have gotten a bump up as Russia's clash with Ukraine boils on. The conflict may open the door to rejuvenated liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports to Europe.
Cheniere Energy Inc. (NYSE: LNG) - an LNG stock we've been bullish on for quite some time - closed up 3.88% to $51.17 per share Tuesday. It's up 18.67% so far in 2014. Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE) climbed 0.91% to $94.60, and 5.77% in 2014. Dominion Resources Inc. (NYSE: D) went up 1.02% to $69.29 per share, a 7.11% increase in 2014.To continue reading, please click here...
Despite Down Earnings, Cheniere (NYSE: LNG) Is One of Top LNG Stocks to Buy
Cheniere reported a net loss attributable to common stockholders (basic and diluted) of $0.61 per share or $135.2 million for Q4. That compares to a net loss of $0.44 per share, or $94.3 million, for the previous year.To continue reading, please click here...
LNG Exporting: Alaska Joins Oil Majors on $54 Billion Project
Thanks to developments in LNG exporting, Alaska may soon return to its energy glory days. And that's good news for investors looking for LNG stocks today.
Alaska's oil production peaked at more than 2 million barrels a day in 1988. That figure dropped to 531,000 barrels a day in 2013. Now projections call for a drop to 312,000 barrels a day within the next 10 years.To continue reading, please click here...
These Top LNG Shipping Stocks to Profit from the LNG Revolution
Worldwide demand for liquefied natural gas (LNG) has doubled since 2000, and for investors looking to enter this burgeoning market, LNG shipping stocks are a great play.
Global demand for LNG has doubled in the past 14 years, and is expected to double again by 2025. China alone expects to triple its current use of natural gas by 2020.To continue reading, please click here...
Three Ways Japan Will Boost LNG Stocks in 2014
In yet another reminder that we live in a global economy, events in Japan are setting up to boost liquefied natural gas (LNG) stocks in 2014 and beyond.
Japan's appetite for LNG has ramped up dramatically over the past several years thanks to the 2010 Fukushima nuclear disaster that prompted the closing of virtually all of that country's nuclear reactors.To continue reading, please click here...
Teekay LNG Stock (NYSE: TGP): Get 6.7% Yield from This LNG Shipping Leader
We've been covering how companies that export liquefied natural gas are a good buy today - but investors can double their profits by also investing in the industry's shipping sector with Teekay LNG stock.To continue reading, please click here...
LNG Stock Chart: 3 Stocks Crushing the S&P 500
The Standard & Poor's 500 Index has climbed 41% in the past three years - but there's a group of stocks that is tearing past it as the outlook for their industry gets brighter.
I'm talking about liquefied natural gas (LNG) stocks. Take a look at this LNG stock chart:To continue reading, please click here...
LNG Stock Prices: Three Reasons 2014 Will Bring the Biggest Gains Yet
The best example of how developments in the liquefied natural gas export boom can boost LNG stock prices is Cheniere Energy Inc. (NYSE MKT: LNG) - which soared 118% over the past year.
That may be just the start of the fireworks for LNG stock prices - especially Cheniere.To continue reading, please click here...
LNG Stock Analysis for 2014
Liquefied natural gas (LNG) stock analysis for 2014 shows even more potential upside for share prices than years past, as companies get closer to exporting.
That's because several already-approved LNG terminal projects, with a focus on energy-hungry Asian customers, will proceed this year.To continue reading, please click here...