Posts Tagged ‘fracking’

Leaked Document Could Shatter UK Shale Dreams

February 1st, 2015

FrackingNick Cunningham:  U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron’s hopes for a British-style shale gas revolution recently took a major hit.

Cameron has promised that his government will be “going all out” to develop Britain’s shale gas resources, which he argues will create new jobs and cut dependence on imported gas. Read more…

Crude Oil, Energy, Europe, Investing, Mining, Natural Gas

The U.S. Dollar And Aircraft Carriers

January 24th, 2015

globe world finance:  It’s funny how things change when the world takes a turn for the worst.

Frackers that initially looked like the next revolution in energy and U.S. oil independence suddenly look bankrupt and uncompetitive when oil prices fall from $115 to $44.

In 2008, junk bond yields spiked from 7.5% to 23.5% as solvent bonds suddenly look Read more…

Bonds, Crude Oil, Currency, Economy, Investing, Military and Police

Back To Basics: Why Conventional Drilling Makes Sense in 2015

January 16th, 2015

oil energyJames Stafford:  This New Year, an old trend may become a new trend as conventional drilling in North America is once again in the spotlight at a time when oil prices continue their slump and the unconventional becomes increasingly uneconomical. Read more…

Crude Oil, Investing

Earthquakes in Ohio Linked To Fracking

January 12th, 2015

FrackingAndy Tully:  Geologists from the University of Miami report that hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, caused 77 small earthquakes in northeastern Ohio, an area that is normally geologically quiet.

Their study, published online on Jan. 5 by the Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, said energy companies Read more…

Crude Oil, Mining

Energy Expert Arthur Berman: The Real Cause Of Low Oil Prices

January 9th, 2015

oil 1James Stafford:  With all the conspiracy theories surrounding OPEC’s November decision not to cut production, is it really not just a case of simple economics? The U.S. shale boom has seen huge hype but the numbers speak for themselves and such overflowing optimism may have been unwarranted. When discussing harsh truths in energy, no sector is Read more…

Crude Oil, Economy, Today's Top News

Revolutionary Oil Prospector Richard Masterson Shares Fracking Investment Opportunities Gov. Cuomo Can’t Touch

January 8th, 2015

oil gasGeorge S. Mack:  Richard “Rich” Masterson, a Midland, Texas-based consulting geologist, has helped originate oil and gas projects with previously unseen potential. In this interview with The Energy Report, Masterson describes the significance of innovative science and new methods of prospecting to locate and liberate large amounts of energy, regardless of NIMBY politics like those playing out in New York State. He also brings projects and companies with potential upside for investors to the surface. Read more…

Crude Oil, Energy, Investing, Natural Gas

Top 5 Factors That Will Affect Oil Prices In 2015

January 7th, 2015

oilNick Cunningham:  As we ring in the New Year, let’s take stock of where we are at with the oil markets. 2014 proved to be a momentous one for the oil markets, having seen prices cut in half in just six months.

The big question is what oil prices will do in 2015. Oil prices are unsustainably low right now – many high Read more…

China, Crude Oil, Investing, Stocks, Today's Top News, World News

The US Will Not Come Out Of This Oil Slump Scot Free

December 23rd, 2014

oil 1Marin Katusa:  If you only paid attention to the mainstream media, you’d be forgiven for thinking that the US is going to get away from the collapse in oil prices scot free. According to popular belief, America is even going to be a net winner from cheaper oil prices, because they will act like a tax cut for US consumers. Or so we are told. Read more…

Crude Oil, Energy, Technical Trading, Today's Top News

Investors Will Be Watching Closely For Any Surprises From The Federal Reserve This Week

December 15th, 2014

Federal Reserve buildingClint Siegner:  The Federal Open Market Committee meets again this week, and investors will be watching the announcement that follows closely. The consensus remains for the Fed to begin raising rates mid next year. Many expect Fed officials to provide more specific guidance. Read more…

Banking, Crude Oil, Economy, Government, Inflation/Deflation, Today's Top News

The Cold War 2.0: Falling Oil Prices Could Cripple Russia

December 5th, 2014

coldwar2Mac Salvo:  The Cold War 2.0 is going hot, and while it may someday be fought with planes, tanks, guns and bombs, the first front is being fought with oil and shale gas.

The U.S. and European sanctions against Russia will become more severe and crippling in the face of drastically falling oil prices Read more…

Crude Oil, Russia, Today's Top News, World News

Thomas Drolet: Why Now Is The Time To Reinvest In The Uranium Space

December 5th, 2014

nuclearPeter Byrne:  Thomas Drolet has decades of experience in capitalizing on the movement of international energy markets. The chief of Drolet & Associates Energy Services is not sanguine about the long-term potential of fracking, but in this interview with The Mining Report, he tells us why now is a great time to reinvest in the uranium space. Read more…

Investing Guide, Mining, Today's Top News

Demand Is Exploding In The Fracking Boom

November 28th, 2014

FrackingJames Stafford:  When it takes up to four million pounds of sand to frack a single well, it’s no wonder that demand is outpacing supply and frack sand producers are becoming the biggest behind-the-scenes beneficiaries of the American oil and gas boom. Read more…

Crude Oil, Mining

Interview With Bob Moriarty: World Wide Economic Slowdowns Are Resulting In Lower Oil Prices

November 7th, 2014

oil 1Karen Roche:  Saudi Arabia has nothing to do with falling prices at the pump, argues Bob Moriarty. He sees falling demand as the culprit, driven by economic slowdown in China, Europe and the U.S. Read more…

China, Crude Oil

Why Are Giant Sinkholes Appearing All Over America?

March 3rd, 2013

sinkholeWhere are all of these giant sinkholes coming from?  Of course there have always been sinkholes, but over the past few years it seems like both the severity and the number of giant sinkholes has been increasing dramatically.  Read more…

Economy, World News

Ensco (NYSE:ESV): Dividend Doubling Within Four Years?

January 22nd, 2013

oilDeep-water drillers have to go farther and farther offshore for new fields, but they are finding bigger and better reserves, and, according to a recent Barron’s article, that’s good news for the number two driller, Good news for EnscoEnsco (NYSE:ESV), a former Read more…

Commodities, Crude Oil, Energy

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