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Lior Cohen

Lior Cohen


Lior has been a contributor for the Fool since 2012. His main interests are in commodities, and energy and materials companies.You can follow him on Twitter to stay up to date with his industry analysis. @tradingnrg

Recent articles

Should Arch Coal and Alpha Natural Resources Investors Hold Onto Their Shares?

Should you hold onto Arch Coal and Alpha Natural Resources? Let’s consider the pros and cons before making a decision.

3 Factors That Could Boost Shares of Yamana Gold

Shares of Yamana Gold have lost 5% of their value in the past month. Here are three things that could bring the stock back up.

Is Coal’s Recent Comeback Enough to Save Coal Producers?

Will Alpha Natural Resources and Arch Coal benefit from the recent recovery in the coal market?

5 Questions to Ask When Goldcorp Releases Earnings

Goldcorp will release its second-quarter earnings report next week. Has the company done well in the past quarter? Here are five questions to ask when the report will be released.

Should Exelon Investors Put an Asterisk on Its Dividend?

Exelon has recently issued a public offering. How does this practice impact the company’s annual dividend yield?

3 Factors Driving American Electric Power's Stock Higher

What keeps driving up American Electric Power’s stock? Here are three reasons behind its recovery.

3 Challenges Facing Silver Wheaton

Here are three challenges for Silver Wheaton investors to consider.

What Could Hold Back Shares of Anadarko Petroleum?

Anadarko Petroleum’s stock has jumped in the past several weeks. Will its stock hit a wall?

Valero Energy Continues to Lose Ground, but Will It Last?

Will Valero Energy change course and rally in the near term? Will its second-quarter earnings report impress investors?

Why Exelon and FirstEnergy Are Sliding

What's driving down shares of utilities such as Exelon and FirstEnergy?

Is Anadarko Petroleum’s Hedging Strategy Really Reducing Its Risk?

Anadarko Petroleum’s hedging plan could actually be increasing the company’s risk. Let’s see why.

Pan American Silver Is Just 1 Way to Invest in Silver

The recovery of silver raises the question of what are the options to invest in this precious metal. Let’s review three alternatives.

Will Royal Gold Impress Investors With Its Second Quarter Results?

Has Royal Gold performed well in the second quarter? Here's a preview of its quarterly results.

Is Franco-Nevada Doomed to Underperform?

Franco-Nevada’s rating was recently downgraded to “underperform.” Is this company’s valuation inflated?

Will Pan American Silver Reach Its Quarterly Goals?

Has Pan American Silver performed well in the second quarter? Here is a preview of the company’s quarterly earnings report.

Will Yamana Gold Recover?

Is Yamana Gold’s acquisition of Osisko Mining dragging down its shares? Will its stock recover?

3 Reasons to Buy Pan American Silver

Shares of Pan American Silver have outperformed the price of silver. Here are three reasons to consider buying the company.

What Is Driving Royal Gold Higher?

Royal Gold has done well in the stock market in recent months. What is driving its stock higher?

3 Charts to Explain Goldcorp’s Recovery

The recovery of gold only partly explains the ongoing rally of shares of Goldcorp. Here are three charts to explain the rise in the company’s stock.

What Will It Take to Get Barrick Gold Back on Track?

Barrick Gold continues to expand its mining operations in Nevada. Will this be enough to pull the company’s stock back up?