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June 2011

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Samson Oil Stepping Up Its Game In The Bakken

June 30, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: SSN

Recently, there has been mixed messages about the shale play boom and its life span. Its been pretty promising thus far, and some companies are still on board with ideas to amp up production in these shale formationsSamson Oil & Gas is one of those companies who are getting ready to further invest themselves in the BakkenSteve Zachritz has compiled all the important details, take a look.   [more]

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Doubts Develop Around Shale Boom: Fact or Fiction?

June 30, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: OIL , UNG , USO

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Gasoline Prices Follow Suite With Oil's Downward Spiral

June 29, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: UNG , USO , UGA

Oil prices have been dropping consistently over the past week, especially last Friday. What does this mean for gasoline? Will it be able to break free of this trend? Unfortunately, probably not. Ronald White has put together an in depth explanation for this current trend.   [more]

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Both Hedge Funds and T. Boone Pickens Love These Stocks

June 29, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: CHK , OXY , BP

We all know T. Boone Pickens is a great person to follow when looking for new and promising energy stock picks. The following stocks are not only liked by Pickens, himself, but are also favored by various hedge fund managers due to their downside protection. Insider Monkeyhas broken down the numbers and given us great information on why these are solid energy stock picks.  [more]

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Marathon Oil: Investors Incentives

June 28, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: MRO , XOM , CVX

Marathon Oil is one of the largest and most well known oil companies in the world. Many investors are familiar with them, and have probably considered investing with them a couple of times. Well, now might be a good time to consider them again. Their management has created strong incentives for investors, and are working hard to make their investors profit. Dan Dzombakdescribes the incentives in greater detail.  [more]

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Quicksilver Resources: Don't Be a Stranger

June 28, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: KWK , OIL , UNG

Towards the beginning of this year, we did a lot more reporting on Quicksilver Resources. However, we haven’t been hearing much about them lately. So what have they been up to? So what have they been up to? Here is an update from Steve Zachritz who has put together all the details.   [more]

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Santa Barbara County: Fracking It Up?

June 27, 2011 – Comments (5) | RELATED TICKERS: OIL , UNG , USO

The amount of hydraulic fracturing being used has continually increased. It is being used in a number of areas thought to be non oil or gas producing. However, with this new method, it allows for drilling and possible production in areas that are new to the oil and gas industry. There has been back lash against fracking in numerous communities, will Santa Barbra County allow this to happen? Noaki Schwartz gives us details on what exactly is going on in California. 

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Largest Eagle Ford Lease Holders Cash In

June 27, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: APA , EOG , CHK

The shale plays have added an exiting element to the oil and gas world. This new method has lead to great production and encourage further exploration. The Eagle Ford formation has become a hot commodity and is one of the most impressive of the formations. There are a lucky few who have large acreages in this area, David White tells us which companies are these lucky few.  [more]

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Natural Gas: Sharing Will Benefit All

June 24, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: MRO , UNG , COP

We all know that the United States has a major dependence on oil, not to mention a dependence on foreign oil. With the new technology such as fracking and horizontal drilling, there has been positive momentum building towards the hopes for energy independence. But, what if that justdoesn’t cut it? Export natural gas? You betcha! Christopher Helman explains why this would be the case.  [more]

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2011 Energy Stock Stars

June 24, 2011 – Comments (2) | RELATED TICKERS: KMI , ATPAQ , GMXRQ.DL

Who doesn’t want to be a star in their own industry? Everyone is striving to be the best, and the energy industry is one of the biggest industries play this game. Only a  few get the honor of being star stocks, so investors be sure to take note of the stocks below. Investment Underground gives us all the details on why these a great stock picksand how they will maintain their star qualities.  [more]

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Energy Stocks: Hot Commodities

June 23, 2011 – Comments (2) | RELATED TICKERS: HK.DL2 , UPL , PTR

Some energy stocks aren’t even worth a single glance, let a lone two. Well, the stocks below are difference. They are most definitely work a second glance, and a nice long one at that. These stocks have great potential, and Investment Underground explains why.  [more]

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BP: Keeps On Keepin' On

June 23, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: BP

As we call know, BP has a rough road lately. Despite the bumps in the road they have had to overcome, they continue to maintain their strength and keep moving forward. Their deal in Russia ended up being more trouble than it was worth, yet, they continue on. Julia Werdigier put together information about BP’s continues exploration projects.  [more]

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Kinder Morgan: Triple Threat

June 22, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: KMP , KMI , KMR

Kinder Morganis a large and successful company. With their three different partnerships, it give you a few different choices when it comes to investing in their company. Dividend Growth Investorbreaks down the Kinder Morgan partnerships and explains the three ways you can invest.  [more]

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Anadarko's Exploration Pays Off

June 22, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: APC

Oil, natural gas, and petroleum exploration projects can be costly and time consuming. They can either be those two things alone, or they could be successful and really pay off. In the case of Anadarko, their exploration project resulted in a discovery that has already paid off. The Trefis Team has compiled the details of the discovery.  [more]

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Latest Pickens' Energy Picks

June 21, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: CNQ , APA , WFT

T. Boone Pickens latest energy  stock picks have been made public. Want to stay on top of your investment game? These picks may help you do that. Some of these picks have remained the same, and other have changed. Either way, they could be great moves for your portfolio. Investment Underground provides details about Pickens’ latest picks.  [more]

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Texas and Its Plethora of Oil Plays

June 21, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: MRO , EOG , WLL

Texas is, once again, becoming the hub for oil and gas production and exploration. What turned things around and refocused attention back to Texas? David Fessler gives some information on what sparked this renewed interest, and an update on some of the projects currently happening there. You know the Eagle Ford Shale is going to be mentioned…   [more]

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Trust Issues? Not With These 4 Energy Stocks

June 20, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: E , PTR , XOM

Energy stock plays can be a bit tricky. With all of the evolving technology and methods of production, there are many choices, but in which direction do you choose? There has been negative press about fracking, and mixed emotions about offshore drilling  following the Gulf spill. So what is an investor to do? Y Charts suggests that investors stick to the major energy companies, let’s see which companies they suggest.  [more]

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Valero Energy Corp : Popping Up All Over

June 20, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: VLO

Valero Energy has been showing up all over the stock news. I have been reading a number of articles about stocks and companies about to pop, and VLO keeps on showing up! This post is going to be compilation of all the analytical information I have come across. I hope its as insightful to you as it was to me.   [more]

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Hess Corp. Standing Strong

June 16, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: HES

With the tumultuous climate that has developed across the globe surrounding oil demand, many companies has suffered from the lack of oil coming out of the middle east and Libya. Despite this difficult, and somewhat demanding oil industry, some companies have come out on top, and held strong through this period. Hess Corp. is one of those companies, and Isac Simon explains why.  [more]

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U.S. Capital: Kinder Morgan

June 16, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: KMP

Kinder Morgan is one of our featured stocks for 2011 for many good reasons. Right now, they are raising some major capital, and doing a pretty darn good job too.  Jon C. Ogg has the compiled the details for a quick and to the point read.  [more]

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Addictive Energy Stocks, According to T.Boone Pickens

June 15, 2011 – Comments (4) | RELATED TICKERS: APA , EOG , NE

T. Boone Pickens has been in the oil business for long enough to know which stocks he likes. I am sure many investors out there have their favorite picks, but taking a note or two from Pickens probably wouldn’t hurt.  Investment Underground has narrowed down a few of T. Boone’s favorites, check ‘em out.  [more]

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Undervalued Energy Stocks Worth Your Time

June 15, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: RRC , UPL , ANR

Finding undervalued stocks can be a great start to finding solid stock picks when you are looking to buy. We have done some due diligence and found some great information on 8 undervalued stocks that are worth a look. Investment Underground gives us some details on these stocks, and reasons why they are worth your consideration.  [more]

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Set for Success: Suncor Energy

June 14, 2011 – Comments (2) | RELATED TICKERS: SU , UNG , LNG

Knowing which stocks are worth your time, research, and investment is the name of the game. Why not save some of your time and maybe research and consider Suncor? The research is looking good, and Suncor is expected to do some good things. Zacks agrees and gives us some facts.   [more]

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The 5 Prospects in the Shale Play Business

June 13, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: CRZO , EOG , GDP

Keeping up on the shale news can be difficult considering there is so much information out there. Its always good to know who is the best in the biz, especially when it comes to investing in companies and buying their stock. Do you find shale plays exciting? Well so do these companies, and they are good at what they do!  Chris Stuart put together a list of the top 5 companies in the shale plays.  [more]

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Sans Pipeline Will Not Stop Oil Sands

June 10, 2011 – Comments (0)

Discussion of  building a pipeline from the Canadian Oil Sands down through the U.S. has been going on for some time now. There has been backlash about the pipeline plan. No worries oil investors! The show, i mean, oil production will go on! Ian Austen does a great job of summing up the whole situation.  [more]

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BHP: Going Against the Grain

June 09, 2011 – Comments (2) | RELATED TICKERS: BHP

BHP Billiton had been hard a work in Arkansas trying to get in on the Fayetteville Shale play. There has been much discussion about the methods that are used to reach these oil reserves, fracking. Recently, there has been talk of releasing to the public the contents of the chemicals used in this process. Either way, BHP is feeling a backlash from Arkansas farmers. Leonie Wood gives us the whole story.  [more]

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Oil: Sales Growth Winners!

June 09, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: VTG , PTEN , PES

With oil prices high,  the oil industry is pulling in some cash right now. High sales are always a good thing,  but sales growth is key to seeing the real status of the company. There are five oil companies who had the highest sales growth of them all. Chip Brian has the scoop.  [more]

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Small Oil Guys Making Big Moves

June 08, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: SSN , GST , LEI

Just because you aren’t one of the big dogs in the oil business, doesn’t mean you can’t make big moves. The oil industry has been making moves across the board, but there three small oil companies making some great bullish moves as well. These guys stand out and Michael Filloon explains why.  [more]

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Upgrade or Downgrade: Oil is All Over the Map

June 07, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: OXY , XOM , DVN

Why are we experiencing high oil prices? Is it a good thing or a bad thing? This whole thing can be a bit confusing, don’t you think? Well, here is some reasoning and explanation to bring some clarity to the situation. Paul Ausick, provides some rhyme and some reason.   [more]

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Drilling for Dough

June 07, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: XOM , CVX , COP

With oil prices at the price they currently are, it isn’t surprising that oil companies are getting good bang for their buck. Looking for oil investment opportunities and good oil stock picks? Why not choose the companies that are producing serious oil and rolling in the dough? Investment Underground tells us more about some of the best oil driller picks.  [more]

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Never Settling for Less: ATP Oil and Gas

June 06, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: ATPAQ

ATP Oil and Gas has been working hard to major expansion projects. This has been a struggle since the beginning. Like every major expansion there are many elements the consider and work through. ATP has been trying hard to make these plans a reality but have hit some bumps in the road. George Fisher tells us about ATP’s plans and how they are trying to make them happen.  [more]

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Hercules Offshore Inc: Showing Muscle in the Gulf

June 06, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: HERO

The Gulf of Mexico has been a taboo topic when it comes to offshore drilling. After the BP disaster, the Gulf has had a pretty negative connotation attached to it, and often companies and investors are steering clear of it. However, one company is braving the heat and continuing shallow water drilling in the Gulf. That company is Hercules Offshore Inc. Let’s get the whole story from Daniel Gilbert.  [more]

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Marathon Oil: In On Texas Oil For The Long Run

June 03, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: MRO

We posted an article earlier this week that discussed the oil boom that is currently revisiting the state of Texas. Well, Marathon Oil is joining in the festivities and purchasing as much land as they can! Wheeling and dealing is the name of the game and Marathon did just that. Here are the details…  [more]

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Oil Service Companies: Getting Their 'Frack' On

June 02, 2011 – Comments (1) | RELATED TICKERS: NBR , PTEN

Fracking sounds like a four letter word, but I am here to tell you, it is nothing of the sort. Fracking is the method by which shale natural gas and oil are extracted. So for you oil and gas investors out there, its not a four letter word at all. Who is doing the fracking, and how can you get in on it?Keith Schaefer gives us the whole story.  [more]

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4 Oil Service Companies At Your Service

June 01, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: LUFK.DL , PTEN , INT

We haven’t given you some straight forward stock picks in awhile, so here are 4! Each of these stocks are relatively new to our posts. We haven’t covered these closely in the recent past, so here is a little something different. Peter Way gives us the basics on these oil stocks.  [more]

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Horizontal Drillers Seeing Vertical Stock Movement

June 01, 2011 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: CRR

Horizontal drilling has lead the discussion recently, mainly due to the fact that it is the major method used in shale oil and gas extraction. Since the shale plays are currently dominating the oil industry, finding a company that specializes in horizontal drilling could be a great stock pick. Carbo Ceramics is that company, and Ian Wyatt explains why.  [more]

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