Several things are going Suncor's (NYSE:SU) way right now. After several years of growing production, only to see it get stuck in Canada, the market for Canadian oil sands is growing by the day. That is finally bringing Canadian oil prices to a level that makes Suncor one of the better buys in the oil and gas industry today, no matter the outcome of the Keystone XL pipeline.

Of course, this isn't the only reason we picked Suncor over Oasis Petroleum (NYSE:OAS) and Magnum Hunter Resources (NYSE:MHR). Tune into the video below to find out more about what makes Suncor a top pick and why contributor Tyler Crowe and Motley Fool energy bureau chief Joel South have some reservations about Oasis and Magnum Hunter. 

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Joel South has no position in any stocks mentioned. Tyler Crowe has no position in any stocks mentioned. You can follow them on Twitter @TMFEnergy and @TylerCroweFool, respectively.

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