The Baker Hughes we see at the end of 2016 is radically different from the one we saw at the beginning of last year, and that bodes very well for the future.
Land rig companies Nabors Industries, Patterson UTI Energy, Precision Drilling, and Helmerich & Payne all a solid 2016 -- and there's still room for them to grow.
Oil stocks rallied as OPEC began making good on its pledge to cut production. Leading the rally were service companies Noble Corp., Weatherford International, Overseas Shipping, Ensco, and Newpark Resources.
I've been bearish on offshore drilling stocks for a while, but recently invested my own money in five of them. Hypocrisy? Not exactly.
Here's a list of seven top oil stocks to put on your shopping list. While one needs higher oil prices, the other six are companies to own at any oil price.
As I peer into my cloudy crystal ball, I think I see OPEC sticking to its commitments, a supply shock, and a megamerger in the services space.
The market's not always logical.
Building, leasing, and operating oil rigs has been a rough business as of late, but Helmerich & Payne is a survivor and ready for the next upturn.
A look back at the five largest deals announced in the oil patch this year.
Few would have predicted that these would be the top-performing large-cap energy stocks this year.