Matthew DiLallo

Matthew DiLallo


Matthew is a senior energy and materials specialist with The Motley Fool. He graduated from Liberty University with a degree in Biblical Studies and a Masters of Business Administration. You can follow him on Twitter for the latest news and analysis of the energy and materials industries:

Recent articles

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Why Sasol Stock Is Rallying Today

The chemicals company is shoring up its balance sheet.

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Why Oil Stocks Are Soaring Today

Continued vaccine optimism is providing a shot in the arm to the oil market today.

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Why Is It Important to Invest in Stocks?

Answering the age-old question of why to invest your money in the stock market.

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3 Dividend Stocks That Will Be Winners From a Coronavirus Vaccine

These dividend payers have lots of upside as vaccines enable the economy to get back to normal.

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What Does "Cash Is King" Mean?

A look at the importance of having a cash cushion.

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6 Stocks to Buy With Dividends Yielding More Than 6%

These two beaten-down sectors offer some big-time dividends.

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2 Stocks That Turned $1,000 Into More Than $145,000

These energy stocks have seriously enriched investors who held on for the ultra-long term.

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Vaccine Hopes Sent These 3 Oil Stocks Up More Than 15%: Here's Why They're Still Cheap

These oil stocks look like they have lots of room to run.

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Why Enbridge Stock Is in Rally Mode Today

Analysts remain quite bullish on the Canadian energy infrastructure giant.

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Why Units of Western Midstream Are Soaring Today

Third-quarter earnings were better than expected.

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Occidental Petroleum Continued to Gush Red in Q3

The oil giant continues to struggle after its ill-fated bet to buy Anadarko last year.

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High-Yielding Energy Stocks Are Surging on COVID-19 Vaccine News Today

The news sent oil stocks soaring, fueling optimism that demand will recover sooner.

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Refining Stocks Are Rocketing on COVID-19 Vaccine News Today

The positive data suggests that the pandemic might be nearing the beginning of the end.

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Data-Driven Growth Powers Brookfield Infrastructure's Results in Q3

The global infrastructure giant expects its earnings growth to accelerate in 2020.

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Big Oil Stocks Are Soaring on COVID-19 Vaccine News Today

OPEC is also adding a bit of fuel to shares of major oil producers.

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This 5%-Yielding Dividend Stock Is on a Very Sustainable Path

With growing sustainable cash flows, this high-yielding payout should keep expanding.

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Got $3,000? Here Are 3 Solar Stocks to Buy and Hold for the Long Term

These companies are great ways to play the explosive growth in solar energy.

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This 8%-Yielding Oil Stock Sees More Dividend Growth Ahead

The pipeline giant is slowly pivoting toward renewable energy to power future dividend growth.

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Forget Exxon, These 3 Energy Stocks Are Better Buys Right Now

These energy stocks seem positioned to outperform the beleaguered energy giant over the long term.

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This High-Yielding Renewable Energy Stock Is Becoming a Dividend-Growth Gem

Clearway Energy continued to add to its electricity-generating power -- and its dividend-generating power -- during the third quarter.