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.
Various initiatives are underway to revive the nuclear power industry, which could make some electric utilities excellent long-term investments.
The Obama Administration’s decision to overrule a judge and suspend a previously granted pipeline construction permit was a grave mistake for the economy and the rule of law.
More utility sector consolidation is ahead.
Despite advances elsewhere, U.S. remains the dominant producer with an unmatched range of investment opportunities.
Enbridge’s audacious bid for Spectra will create a continent-beating midstream empire, but leverage is still a big concern.
Spectra’s $28 billion merger with Canada’s Enbridge will crown a new midstream leader.
Phillips 66 shares have held up much better than those of its rivals as Berkshire-Hathaway keeps adding to its major stake.
The presidential candidates have sharp divisions in their respective energy policies.
Oil output in the Gulf of Mexico should set a record soon, which isn’t great news for the out-of-sync producers.
Entergy's shift away from nuclear just earned it a big boost.