A Few Hallmarks of Great Company Management

Investor confidence is boosted by attention to detail and transparency which is why investors in Atwood Oceanics (NYSE: ATW), Core Laboratories (NYSE: CLB), Halcon Resources (NYSE: HK), Kinder Morgan (NYSE: KMI) and National Oilwell Varco (NYSE: NOV) should be some of the most optimistic around. After spending time with members of the C-suites for all of these companies last month, Motley Fool analysts Taylor Muckerman and Joel South offer their thoughts on what makes these management teams so great.

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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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