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Adam Galas

Adam Galas

AdamGalas

Adam Galas is an energy writer for The Motley Fool and a retired Army Medical Services Officer. After serving his country in the global war on terror, he has come home to serve investors by teaching them how to invest better in order to achieve their financial dreams.



Recent articles

Why Kinder Morgan Keeps Buying Oil Tankers

Kinder Morgan continues to add to its tanker fleet. Find out why the king of U.S. energy transportation is so interested in an industry that continues to struggle.


3 Real Risks Fairmont Santrol Investors Need to Know About

The No.1 risk to frac-sand stocks is low oil prices. However, there are three specific non-oil risks that investors in Fairmont Santrol need to be aware of.


Phillips 66 Partners Still Looks Expensive, but Here's Why You Should Consider Buying It

Since May, this fast-growing MLP has seen its price crash almost 20%. Find out why it's still expensive but investors may want to climb aboard regardless.


3 Ways Carbo Ceramics Plans to Survive the Oil Crash

Learn three ways Carbo Ceramics is navigating the carnage of the oil crash and whether or not it will be enough to save the company.


3 Important Lessons Investors Need to Learn From Linn Energy's Payout Suspension

Linn Energy's surprise decision to suspend its payout has devastated investors, but also serves as a stark lesson about three important concepts that you need to know.

3 Reasons to Ignore the Experts and Buy Frac Sand Stocks Today

The media is full of "energy experts" predicting doom and gloom for oil stocks. Learn three reasons you should ignore them and buy these three frac sand stocks today.


With Merger Up in the Air, Is Now the Time to buy Williams Companies?

With several major midstream companies now bidding on Williams Companies, find out what long-term investors in both it and its MLP should consider doing now.


Offshore Drillers: Finally Safe to Buy, or a Value Trap to Avoid?

Oil prices are hitting new lows, and offshore drillers are selling at fire sale prices. Find out if now is finally the time to back up the truck on Wall Street's most despised stocks.


4 Reasons Now May Be the Perfect Time to Buy National Oilwell Varco

Despite oil prices that have crashed to six-year lows, there are some very good reasons National Oilwell Varco deserves to be on your investing radar.


2 Things Hi-Crush Partners Investors Need to Know About its Dividend's Future

Hi-Crush Partners recently announced a painful distribution cut. Explore 2 important facts that will determine whether or not more payout reductions are likely.

3 Things Emerge Energy Services' Management Thinks You Need to Know

Emerge Energy Services has already slashed its distribution 29%. Do investors need to worry about further payout cuts?


3 Things US Silica Investors Need to Know Now

With oil prices hitting new lows, find out three things all long-term investors in frac-sand giant US Silica need to know about the company's plans to weather the oilpocolypse.


3 Reasons Investors Should Ignore the Oil Crash and Buy Kinder Morgan Now

Kinder Morgan continues to be one of America's best and most undervalued dividend growth stock; especially during this oil crash.


2 Reasons Williams Companies' Share Price Might Crash That You Could Turn to Cash

Williams Companies' share price may be in for a rough time in the quarters ahead, here's what it might mean for your portfolio.


2 Reasons Now Is the Perfect Time to Buy ExxonMobil

Find out two reasons why now might be the perfect time to buy ExxonMobil and secure many years of market-beating total returns.

3 Reasons These Frac Sand Stocks Could Plunge Even Further

Learn three reasons why these three frac sand suppliers might be in for further crashing share prices -- and what long-term investors should do about it.


Seadrill's Latest Asset Sale: Too Little, Too Late?

Seadrill just announced it was selling one of its most valuable assets. Find out why the terms of the deal may prove too little too late for this embattled offshore driller.


The Best Stocks to Invest in Gas Stations

Learn about the key to profiting from gas stations, and which three dividend stocks most deserve a spot in your portfolio.


Williams Companies Could Soon Be Facing a Hostile Takeover, and That's Not a Bad Thing

Energy Transfer Equity's proposed $53 billion buyout of Williams Companies is taking a nasty turn. Find out what it means for dividend investors.


The Best Stocks to Invest in Nuclear Power

While nuclear power may be struggling in the U.S., it's flourishing overseas. Find out which two stocks long-term investors should buy to profit from this long-term megatrend.