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One year after the BP oil spill, and one week after Goldman Sachs told investors to take oil profits, independent oil trader Dan Dicker says oil has farther to go, and offers up his favorite trades.
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Investors are closely watching the action in oil services names after the US government issued its first deepwater drilling permit since the BP catastrophe.
We’re likely to see the moratorium lifted on more of the 16 wells in the Gulf of Mexico (operated by 13 different companies) that have been under the moratorium since last year. But this is not necessarily a shift in the Obama administration’s offshore drilling policy.
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The U.S. has approved its first deepwater drilling permit after the BP spill. This first permit went to Noble Energy, which is an exploration and production company. This will be a benefit to many deepwater drillers.
Stocks closed February on a strong note, leading to three consecutive months of gains, as all the major indices gained in the final minutes of trading. J&J and Verizon rose, while Intel fell.
Stocks traded mixed Monday, as blue chips advanced and small stocks slumped, yet the market was still on track to start the year with two straight months of gains. Johnson & Johnson and HP gained, while Intel fell.
With energy the one bright spot in an otherwise bleak market, should you get in too? Or is this trade about to reverse?
With unrest spreading across the Middle East, Israel has begun to use more aggressive tone in comments about Iran. Is energy about to become the market's wildcard?
We've updated this post with even more plays from the Fast Money traders.
Hot numbers out of China and turmoil in the Middle East sent commodities higher, Tuesday. But don't fret. The Fast traders have a slew of ways to profit from inflation.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, Feb. 3.
A growing chorus of strategists, including top BofA Merrill analyst Maryann Bartels, warns us to prepare for a pullback.
Big is better this year, especially multinationals in energy, health care , tech and industrials. "Don’t be underweight in global gorillas that are under loved,” says one strategist.
Considering gold broke below its December low of $1360, did the bubble just pop? Find out why Dennis Gartman says no way!
Stocks declined as investors digested a mixed employment report and turned their attention to next week's earnings season.
Stocks eased losses ahead of the close, but were on course to end a six-week winning streak, as investors digested a mixed employment report and turned their attention to next week's earnings season. JPMorgan and Travelers fell, while Pfizer rose.
Developments in the energy sector could be market moving but investors may have been too focussed on the jobs report to notice.
Stocks closed modestly higher amid quiet trading Wednesday, but still gathered enough momentum to hit news levels as the S&P 500 beat a September 2008 high not seen since Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy. JPMorgan and Bank of America rose, while Intel fell.