Energy stocks are one of the few sectors in the global economy poised for consistent growth for years to come. Oil, coal and natural gas… extraction, refining, and delivery… and farther afield even to industries tied to energy prices such as chemicals, food and fiber… energy stocks offer one of the best long-term investments in the world.
The energy stocks archive below offers an extensive collection of investment ideas designed to give independent investors a clear picture of significant long-term trends and the leading opportunities in energy stocks. Learn how LNG is reshaping the market, how the shale gas revolution is affecting your portfolio, and what the future may hold for oil and coal. For more on one of our favorite energy sector darlings, check out our latest free special report on uranium investing.
Growth in the world population, global economy and power demand will lead to one of the largest energy infrastructure build-outs in history.
Technological progress has turned PV cells into a viable alternative to fossil fuels, but beware lofty valuations and pick your spots. Plus: new advice on Kinder Morgan for subscribers.
The recent hype about a Navy experiment to produce fuel from seawater is all wet.
The utility giant's plan to form a master limited partnership could change its valuation.
The oil giant has rejected an activist push to devalue its reserves, and rightly so given coal’s dominant role in global warming.
Pending coal plant closures to comply with new EPA rules will only increase the demand for natural gas.
History has not been kind to alternative energy investors who threw caution to the wind.
Apathy in the face of low inventories and cheap stocks spells opportunity. Plus: an update on a First Solar investment that has doubled in seven months.
There’s a huge resource of crude beneath the earth that can’t be tallied as reserves or tapped at current prices.
Recent efforts to disrupt energy utilities’ infrastructure have caused investors to wonder how to determine which firms are best prepared to thwart such attacks.