The following video is from Thursday's Digging for Value, in which host Alison Southwick, Motley Fool analyst Joel South, and Fool contributor Tyler Crowe dive deep into the top stories for today's energy sector investors.The twice-weekly show can be viewed on Tuesdays and Thursdays. It can also be found on Twitter, along with our extended coverage of the energy and materials sectors: @TMFEnergy.

Oil services company Core Laboratories (NYSE:CLB) had yet another record-smashing quarter. The company broke records for revenue, income, and earnings per share for the fourth straight quarter, but Joel still sees lots of upside for this energy game changer. With increased activity in the Gulf of Mexico and other offshore plays across the globe, Core's reservoir description services will become an increasingly important resource for drillers looking at more and more expensive projects. In this segment, Joel discusses why investors should love this company for both its opportunity for growth and its shareholder-friendly management.

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