Can ConocoPhillips' Margins Keep Pace With Growth?

Now that ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) has spun off its downstream assets, it's focusing on heavy growth to its core business, which naturally means a lot of capital expenditures. Can the company maintain the kind of margins investors are hoping for despite these growth expenses? In this video, Motley Fool energy analyst Taylor Muckerman discusses several high-margin projects that the company is choosing as it meets its growth goals, so as to keep margins high.

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Taylor Muckerman

Taylor is an Associate GM in our Fool International operations. Prior to that he covered all things Energy + Materials as an analyst. Over the years, he has built an investing skill set to rely on when evaluating companies inside and out. While at the Fool, he has made appearances on CNBC and Fox Business. In addition, he completed his MBA at the University of Maryland and will sit for the Level II CFA Exam.

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