Higher Oil Prices Should Send ConocoPhillips Soaring $COP


By Albert Alfonso After lagging the markets for much of 2013, ConocoPhillips’ stock has now shown a couple strong months of performance. Since late April, ConocoPhillips is up about 15% compared to the S&P 500, which has gained only 4% and the Dow Jones, which is up 1%. Operationally, ConocoPhillips has been performing well, with its … Continue reading

Low Natural Gas Prices Weigh Heavily On Encana $ECA


By Albert Alfonso Encana Corporation (ECA) is a Canadian based energy producer, with the vast majority of Encana’s production being natural gas. Encana has been seeking partnerships to help fund its capital spending needs due to lower realized natural gas prices. Even with this year’s 30% rebound in natural gas prices, Encana’s share price has … Continue reading

Occidental Petroleum: Transformation Appears Set To Begin $OXY


By Bret Jensen Large energy concerns like Hess Corporation (HES) and ConocoPhillips (PSX) have done a very solid job over the last 12-18 months by becoming more shareholder friendly – often at the behest of activist funds. They have shed non-strategic assets & operations, increased dividends and ramped up stock repurchase plans. As a result, … Continue reading

ConocoPhillips: A Dividend And Total Return Stalwart $COP


By Albert Alfonso One of the core holdings of my portfolio would have to be ConocoPhillips (COP). ConocoPhillips is in the midst of a major asset shift, away from high-risk overseas projects, to lower-risk domestic projects. While this strategy has caused some short-term pain in terms of lower production, it may result in a much … Continue reading

Transocean: Not Undervalued For Long $RIG


By  Jeff Williams Deepwater and Ultra-Deepwater exploration and drilling have shown a remarkable increase over the past few years. This is due in part to the development of new technologies which have reduced operational costs and risks, as well as the finding of reservoirs that will produce high production wells. There are many zones throughout … Continue reading

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