In this week's edition of The Motley Fool's energy-focused show Drilling for Value, energy analysts Joel South and Taylor Muckerman discuss several topics around natural gas with Motley Fool senior analyst Michael Olsen, CFA.
Who can benefit from a rise in natural gas prices? How about CSX (NASDAQ: CSX ) ? Here is a company that has made coal transportation a big part of its business. At current levels, utilities are indifferent to coal or natural gas use, but if prices rise much higher, the coal-to-gas switching that permeated 2012 could begin to reverse. This would be to CSX and its investors' benefit. There are a few other reasons CSX might be hoping for a price increase, and our analysts cover them in the following video.
Natural gas has been affecting other industries for some time now. Why not let it have a positive affect on your portfolio, too? Forward-thinking energy players such as General Electric and Ford have already plowed sizable amounts of research capital into this little-known stock ... because they know it holds the key to the explosive profit power of the coming "no choice fuel revolution." Luckily, there's still time for you to get on board if you act quickly. All the details are inside an exclusive report from The Motley Fool. Click here for the full story!