Mark Holder

Mark Holder


Mark has been writing for TMF since Dec. 2012 with a primary focus on taking advantage of opportunities provided by the market in the energy and tech sectors.

Recent articles

Southwestern Energy's Shale Problem

The results of the Fayetteville Shale from Southwestern Energy highlight the pitfalls of the shale revolution that will start hitting home in the next few years for most exploration companies.

The Worrisome Wireless Pricing Wars

Pricing wars and low customers additions should have investors on alert at domestic wireless providers including AT&T, Verizon Communications, and T-Mobile.

Why Pay up for Transocean?

Despite ongoing struggles with an outdated fleet, Transocean continues to trade at an industry-high multiple that should lead investors into more attractive stocks in the sector.

Here's Why Start-Up Issues Aren't a Concern for Ocean Rig

Start-up issues continue to impact a lot of the new deepwater drillships, but the long-term execution of Ocean Rig and other players like Atwood Oceanics and Pacific Drilling make for intriguing valuations.

Antero Resources Corp: More Growth Than You'd Believe

Antero Resources expects fantastic growth for the next couple of years, but investors need to keep an eye out for infrastructure issues that have hit Cabot Oil & Gas and Gulfport Energy in the same regions.

Yammering to Invest in Jive Software

The partnership with Cisco Systems provides the potential for the investment thesis in Jive Software to finally develop.

Is T-Mobile Worth More?

After large gains over the last couple of years, and questions surrounding profit margins and an offer from Sprint, T-Mobile appears a risky investment at these levels.

Keeping an Eye on the Seventy Seven Energy Spin-Off

The possibility of more downside from Chesapeake Energy will keep new spin-off Seventy Seven Energy from prospering in the current strong market for oilfield services, but investors should keep an eye on it for the future.

Huge Production Growth to Continue at Rice Energy

Rice Energy remains one of the fastest growing energy exploration firms easily surpassing the fast growth of Antero Resources while trading at an attractive valuation.

Glu Mobile: Franchise Builder

With crowed app stores, building recognizable franchises is a great way to generate consistent results for Glu Mobile and Zynga.