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From Hero to Zero: $2-Billion Private Equity Fund Goes Broke in Oil

17 July 2017
From Hero to Zero: $2-Billion Private Equity Fund Goes Broke in Oil

Life's investing rules are like the law of gravity: They cannot be broken, only violated. 

Crude Oil to Climb to $60 a Barrel, Claim Aramco’s CEO, Citi, and Goldman

10 July 2017
Crude Oil to Climb to $60 a Barrel, Claim Aramco’s CEO, Citi, and Goldman

Even as it predicts higher oil prices, OPEC is fighting a battle it cannot win, as U.S. producers continue to threaten the cartel's very existence.

Crude Oil’s Bear Market Is Crushing OPEC

03 July 2017
Crude Oil’s Bear Market Is Crushing OPEC

OPEC continues to fade into history as an unlamented footnote.

Enjoying Record Low Gas Prices? Thank a Fracker!

27 June 2017
Enjoying Record Low Gas Prices? Thank a Fracker!

Are Americans enjoying record low gas prices? Then they should thank a fracker!

Oil Expert Yardeni: OPEC Should Break Agreement, Produce All It Can

21 June 2017
Oil Expert Yardeni: OPEC Should Break Agreement, Produce All It Can

Energy expert Ed Yardeni is suggesting OPEC go back to flooding the world with oil because trying to deprive the world of oil isn't boosting crude prices.

More OPEC Bad News: Increases in World Oil Supplies Overwhelming Its Cuts

14 June 2017
More OPEC Bad News: Increases in World Oil Supplies Overwhelming Its Cuts

OPEC is, at bottom, putting itself slowly out of business by reducing oil production in the hopes of raising oil prices. It's a beautiful thing to watch.    

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OPEC to Meet in Vienna Wednesday to Plan Production Cuts

25 November 2016
OPEC to Meet in Vienna Wednesday to Plan Production Cuts

OPEC continues to think it can manipulate the oil market to its own advantage.

A Unique Oil Man in a Tough Business

17 March 2016
A Unique Oil Man in a Tough Business

It would be hard to think of a group that is more vilified as exploitative than oil men. Yet everything that Tom Hill of KimRay does shatters that perception.

Saudi Arabia Cuts Oil Prices, Could Spark Price War

03 October 2014
Saudi Arabia Cuts Oil Prices, Could Spark Price War

Saudi Arabia's surprise announcement of a cut in its oil prices to its customers is likely to set off an international oil price war.

Fracking Revolution: U.S. Replaces OPEC as World’s “Swing Producer”

01 October 2014
Fracking Revolution: U.S. Replaces OPEC as World’s “Swing Producer”

The impacts of the fracking revolution are now reaching from gas pumps to foreign affairs.

Away With Wind Subsidies?

18 August 2014
Away With Wind Subsidies?

Expired federal wind power subsidies could mean an end to high electricity bills.

In U.S. and Canada, “Smart Meter” Fires Spark Alarm

13 August 2014
In U.S. and Canada, “Smart Meter” Fires Spark Alarm

All across the United States, Canada, and beyond, deeply controversial “smart meters” for electricity have been catching on fire and even exploding, sparking a major scandal that in at least...

 

 

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