Investors in the rig market shouldn't be shocked at all that Seadrill (NYSE:SDRL) has been able to capture market share from its competitors in the floating-rig market during this recent downturn. What some may have not noticed, though, is that it is doing the same in the jackup market as well. The company recently signed $300 million in contracts for its jackup fleet for over two years of service, while both Hercules Offshore (NASDAQ:HERO) and Rowan (NYSE:RDC) have not seen as great of success recently.

Should this make investors in Hercules and Rowan nervous? While both still have a considerable amount of their fleet under contract, there is one thing that should make investors in one of these companies very nervous. Tune into the video below to find out what it is.

America's $600 billion Energy Problem Means Invest in These 3 Stocks Today

A dark spectre is looming that is ready to stop America's Energy boom right in its tracks, and no one is talking about it. This one critical element could cost us over $600 billion, but every day we wait that number grows and grows. The US Government thinks investment in this sector is so important, even the Internal Revenue Service will give you a free pass if you invest in this select group of stocks. Our analysts at The Motley Fool have combed over this special class of stocks and we have identified 3 that could make you rich! Find out the names of these IRS-gift-wrapped stocks in our special report "3 Stocks The IRS Is Begging You To Buy." Simply click here and we'll give you free access to this valuable investing resource. 


Tyler Crowe has no position in any stocks mentioned. You can follow him at under the handle TMFDirtyBird, on Google+, or on Twitter @TylerCroweFool.

The Motley Fool recommends Seadrill. The Motley Fool owns shares of Seadrill. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.