Statoil Shows Asian Growth Potential
Statoil's drill stem test on the Zafarani reservoir off the coast of Tanzania has greatly surpassed expectations. This shows that the deposit could produce a large amount of oil and help the company become a major supplier of natural gas to the rapidly growing Asian market.
General Electric’s Renewed Appetite for Sustainability a Big Win for Investors
Long-term investors should laud General Electric's renewed sustainability stance, as it could mean great returns ahead.
War in Ukraine Highlights Europe's Biggest Need in the Energy World
With the situation in Ukraine looking bleaker by the day, natural gas prices in Europe are on a rapid climb. This would be less of an issue once BP can get its Shah Deniz gas project off the ground.
Hasty Reaction by Russia Puts Investors on Notice
Unilateral action by Russia in response to Ukrainian instability puts investors on notice.
The Market is Clearly Missing Seadrill's Long-Term Potential
Seadrill had a great year in 2013, and its conservative management practices make it less vulnerable to a slow-down in drilling spending.
Seadrill Partners LLC Shows off Its Growth
Seadrill Partners is one of the fastest-growing MLPs in the energy industry. The partnership just acquired a few new rigs that will likely lead to earnings and distribution growth going forward. The partnership offers a good way to get a high distribution yield protected against income taxes.
General Electric's Billion-Dollar Fracking Bet
General Electric Company is partnering up with Statoil ASA to clean up natural gas fracking.
Will Vale and Petroleo Brazileiro Rebound From Brazil's Ills?
Brazil's mega-companies have been hit by a steep slide in the country's economy. With a potential for improvement in the fortunes of both the country and the companies, is it time to buy Vale and Petrobras?
Statoil's Huge Opportunity
Statoil’s Johan Sverdrup discovery is a truly massive find that could supply as much as a quarter of total production from the Norwegian Continental Shelf (NCS).
Why BP plc Is Poised to Outperform Its Peers in 2014
Though litigation uncertainty still lingers, BP plc’s asset sale program and focus on new upstream projects should significantly boost shareholder returns in the years ahead.