1 Dividend Energy Stock We Like Right Now

The following video is from Monday's MarketFoolery podcast, featuring host Chris Hill and analysts Jason Moser and Michael Olsen, CFA. This segment's focus is on reports that BP (NYSE: BP  ) has sold its 50% stake in TNK-BP, a joint venture in Russia, for $17 billion in cash. The guys discuss why BP would have made this deal, looking at the company's many recent struggles.

Jason goes on to share why, in the universe of big dividend-paying energy stocks, he stands by Halliburton (NYSE: HAL  ) as top pick. Watch the following video to hear his reasoning and listen in on the guys' full conversation. You're also invited to check out The Motley Fool's free premium report "3 Stocks for $100 Oil." If you're on the lookout for some currently intriguing energy plays, then this is a must-read -- click here now to claim your free copy.

Chris Hill has no positions in the stocks mentioned above. Jason Moser owns shares of Halliburton. Michael Olsen, CFA, owns shares of ExxonMobil. The Motley Fool owns shares of Halliburton and ExxonMobil. Motley Fool newsletter services recommend Chevron and Halliburton. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.


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  • Report this Comment On October 25, 2012, at 8:48 AM, InspectorJavert wrote:

    ok, now how about interviewing some people that actually have a clue. HAL drilled the well?? Really. Well there's a shocker. These guys are on the ball.

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