The video below is part of The Motley Fool's "11 O'Clock Stock" series where we recommend a new stock every weekday at 11 a.m. ET on over the next 50 weekdays. To see a video of co-founder Tom Gardner explaining the series, click here. To see our original recommendation of Noble (NYSE: NE)click here.

Given what is going on in the Gulf of Mexico and the Obama administration’s efforts to place a moratorium on offshore drilling, why pick a company that is surrounded by uncertainty? analyst David Williamson argues that the offshore drilling industry is attractive for just that reason. Click play on the video below to hear him expound on why Noble is a stock that deserves your attention.

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