By Stone Fox Capital: Energy XXI (NASDAQ:EXXI) provided the market an operations update at the end of Q1 FY15. Combined with the weak price of oil, the stock has continued a horrendous slide that began at the start of July. The stock, trading below $11, is now down from a peak of over $32 at this time last year and a recent high of $24 during June. Show More Summary
By Balanced Investing: Continental Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLR) is one of the top 10 independent oil and gas exploration and production companies in the US. Continental Resources is the largest lease holder and producer in the US premier oil field the Bakken Play of North Dakota and Montana. Show More Summary
Our Finite World: "I would argue that falling commodity prices are bad news. It likely means that the debt bubble which has been holding up the world economy for a very long time–since World War II, at least–is failing to expand sufficiently. If the debt bubble collapses, we will be in huge difficulty."
Oil prices are close to falling below marginal costs of production. There's no time like boom times to start worrying about the bust.
Oil prices slide more than 13% in the third quarter, marking oil’s worst quarter and lowest price since 2012.
Wall Street ended a stormy month with a loss after low oil prices hurt energy stocks and Ford Motor Co. cut its profit forecast
By SA Editor Miriam Metzinger: Stocks discussed on the Lightning Round segment of Jim Cramer's Mad Money Program, Tuesday September 30. Bullish Calls: Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX): "The price of coffee is peaking. That was driving down the stock. Show More Summary
Oil crashed today, with crude oil prices dropping from around $95 to $91 in a matter of minutes. There were various theories for why, but the most compelling one is that there seems to be a lot more production than estimated. MorganShow More Summary
US Bombed Wrong Refineries in SyriaOil is in the news in many countries in many ways. Let's take a look starting with a couple of paragraphs buried in the Financial Times report Barack Obama Admits US Underestimated Isis. Allied aircraft...Show More Summary
By Paul Boland: There has been a long history of research in the area of oil prices and their connection with respect to equity market performance. The US Energy Information Agency (or EIA) has had its fair share of research done inShow More Summary
By Casey Hoerth: Natural gas stocks have been down broadly over the last few weeks and are down through no fault of their own. In fact, natural gas prices have been well-supported over the last few months. The reason all these gas stocks are down so much is because of Brent Crude, which has dropped 13% since only June. Show More Summary
Submitted by Charles Hugh-Smith of OfTwoMinds blog, The essence of the Oil Head-Fake Dynamic is the inevitable drop in oil price due to global recession will trigger disruption of the global oil supply chain. I've described the dynamic...Show More Summary
By Aquarium Investments: Petroleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) is a Brazilian energy company, which extracts and refines oil products as well as produces electricity and biofuels. The company was founded in 1953 and initially was fully controlled by the government. Show More Summary
Oil pricing agency Platts plans to lengthen the loading period of North Sea crude cargoes it uses in its dated Brent oil benchmark to a full month starting next February.
Despite the fact that late-year gasoline prices have risen to the second-highest in recent memory, a new report from the UT Energy Poll shows that most Americans have little clue where their gasoline even comes from. According to the poll, 3 out of 4 Americans think that the U.S. Show More Summary
US-led coalition planes pounded oil sites in Syria Sunday that fund the Islamic State group, as Syria’s Al-Qaeda branch warned that people in Europe and America will pay the price. The United States, along with coalition partners Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, targeted four...
By Willie Redmond: Crude oil prices have dropped 15% from previous June highs. Now that oil is hovering near $91 a barrel, Royal Dutch could be a perfect buying opportunity for you because it pays a decent dividend. But even more importantly, it is restructuring its North American business. Show More Summary