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.
Government mandates for biofuel blending have caused production to soar far above free-market demand. Invest in this volatile space with extreme caution, if at all.
The market seems to think so.
Low capacity factors mean solar cells and wind turbines won’t sate our demand for additional power any time soon. Plus: Take some profits on Williams.
High-profile institutions from the White House to the Vatican are making new efforts to promote green energy.
Consumption hit another record last year, as did emissions tied to global warming, according to BP's energy yearbook.
Federal regulators just gave merchant generators a powerful pricing boost.
The oil exporters’ decision to keep pumping is bad news for U.S. shale producers.
A global carbon price could create the biggest renewable energy revolution the world has ever seen.
The newly anointed top U.S. oil and gas fields were barely on the map in 2009.
The push for desalination projects is gaining momentum in drought-stricken California.