2 Oil Companies That See the Industry Going in Different Directions

In the following video, Motley Fool energy contributors Tyler Crowe and Aimee Duffy discuss two conflicting opinions about where the U.S. oil industry is headed at the moment. While Halliburton (NYSE: HAL  ) CEO Dave Lesar has said that U.S. oil is only going to be ramping up from here, Core Laboratories (NYSE: CLB  ) CEO Dave Demshur sees oil prices disrupting the industry. Who will end up being correct? Tyler tells investors what to watch in order to know how the future of U.S. oil will play out.

Domestic oil and gas service companies have taken a hit due to a slowdown in the natural gas drilling boom of the last couple of years. As this market looks to rebound, investors would be wise to consider Halliburton, one of the top companies in the business and one of those most in tune with the domestic market. To access The Motley Fool's new premium research report on this industry stalwart, simply click here now and learn everything you need to know about how Halliburton is positioning itself both at home and abroad.


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  • Report this Comment On May 04, 2013, at 11:53 PM, boergoats wrote:

    These two commentator don't seem a background in, or a very good understanding of the oil & gas business. It certainly doesn't help that Tyler mispronounces the industry terms and the names of some of the plays.

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