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Innovation Will Help U.S. Companies Win The Oil Price War

Saturday, 23 May 2015, 12:28 pm | Oilprice.com

Although some US oil companies are struggling with low oil prices, a new wave of innovation is hitting the oil patch, allowing for a significant reduction in drilling costs. More >>

David V. Goliath: Small-Cap Tech To Save Giant Coal

Friday, 8 May 2015, 12:38 pm | Oilprice.com

The Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) new mercury pollution regulations that took effect last month opened the flood gates for a new multi-billion-dollar energy industry that has investors scrambling to get in on second-generation technology ... More >>

Have Natural Gas Prices Bottomed?

Saturday, 2 May 2015, 12:12 pm | Oilprice.com

Last Friday we finally got confirmation of where all the natural gas supply has been coming from as Cabot (COG) reported its earnings. Just like Chesapeake (CHK), they reduced natural gas output, but on a much grander scale. CHK has yet to report and ... More >>

Oil Price War May Benefit Both US Shale And Saudi Arabia

Saturday, 25 April 2015, 11:02 am | Oilprice.com

Even as financial commentators on CNBC are starting to come around to the idea of a bottom in oil prices, the key question for US oil producers remains one of timing. How long will the oil price slump last? Is this a relatively short term event like ... More >>

Is This Where Investors Should Be Looking When Oil Recovers?

Wednesday, 22 April 2015, 10:03 pm | Oilprice.com

When oil prices recover-and plenty of analysts think the climb back up will start soon-Canada's western frontier of Saskatchewan and neighboring Alberta will ' still have the edge ', according to a report from TD Economics. More >>

Has The U.S. Reached "Peak Oil" At Current Price Levels?

Saturday, 18 April 2015, 11:16 am | Oilprice.com

Last night the EIA once again capitulated on the myth that rig counts don't matter and the productivity of wells would largely offset, leaving the industry on a continuous path to higher output. The current consensus of 500,000 B/D additional growth in ... More >>

Water Revolution: Interview with Stanley Weine

Thursday, 16 April 2015, 5:19 pm | Oilprice.com

Globally, water demand is threatening to dangerously outpace supply, while in the US, dry states such as Texas and California are suffering from shortages and the future forebodes more suffering. For the North American shale boom, the lack of water ... More >>

How Much Longer Can OPEC Hold Out?

Saturday, 11 April 2015, 11:43 am | Oilprice.com

OPEC has been the most talked about international organization among investors, analysts and international political lobbies in the last few months. More >>

Top 12 Media Myths On Oil Prices

Thursday, 9 April 2015, 9:32 pm | Oilprice.com

The upstream oil and gas industry is not a black hole. There's no mystery wrapped in an enigma here. More >>

Is Warren Buffett wrong about oil stocks?

Friday, 3 April 2015, 11:42 am | Oilprice.com

Recently, Warren Buffett has made headlines by selling all of his shares in Exxon Mobil (NYSE: XOM), the rest of his position in ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP), and reducing his stake in National Oilwell Varco . This has people wondering if the glory days ... More >>

Can Argentina Capitalize On Its Vast Shale Reserves?

Friday, 3 April 2015, 12:49 am | Oilprice.com

Argentina, once a regional energy leader, is now better known for financial busts and bombastic politicians than hydrocarbons prospects. Still, with a resource potential both vast and untapped, the nation has never been far from energy investors' minds. ... More >>

Driverless cars poised to transform automotive industry

Saturday, 28 March 2015, 7:46 am | Oilprice.com

The newest Mercedes autonomous car looks like a car on the outside but like a lounge on the inside, with four swivel seats facing each other in a multimedia bubble of padded leather and walnut veneer. More >>

Wall Street losing millions from bad energy loans

Tuesday, 24 March 2015, 9:34 pm | Oilprice.com

Oil companies continue to get burned by low oil prices, but the pain is bleeding over into the financial industry. Major banks are suffering huge losses from both directly backing some struggling oil companies, but also from buying high-yield debt ... More >>

100,000 Layoffs and Counting: Is this the New Normal?

Thursday, 19 March 2015, 4:29 pm | Oilprice.com

This time a year ago, the oil industry's biggest problem was finding a way to deal with the " retirement tsunami " about to crash down on it as older oilfield workers hung up their cork boots to enjoy freedom-55. Now, with oil prices still ... More >>

Texas: From Shale Boom to Water Revolution

Wednesday, 18 March 2015, 5:10 pm | Oilprice.com

Texas is famous the world over for two things on a massive scale: oil and droughts. Now the slick but dry state is becoming famous for water: that precious element that both resolves the drought problem and also makes it possible to pump more oil out ... More >>

Consumers Winning With Low Oil Prices, For Now

Thursday, 12 March 2015, 9:11 pm | Oilprice.com

Lest we be too quick to forget whence we came, America is now 9-months into lower gasoline prices, which started their swoon the week of June 30, 2015 from a lofty national average just under $3.70, tumbling almost every subsequent week before bottoming ... More >>

Everyone Is Guessing When It Comes To Oil Prices

Thursday, 12 March 2015, 3:09 pm | Oilprice.com

Predicting and diagnosing the trajectory of oil prices has become something of a cottage industry in the past year. But along with all of the excess crude flowing from the oil patch, there is also an abundance of market indicators that while important, ... More >>

Here's What Will Send Oil Prices Back Up Again

Thursday, 5 March 2015, 2:09 pm | Oilprice.com

Oil's rapid decline since August of last year has been dramatic. To listen to some commentators you would also think it is unprecedented and irreversible. Those claiming that oil will continue to fall from here and remain low for evermore, however, are ... More >>

The Easy Oil Is Gone So Where Do We Look Now?

Wednesday, 25 February 2015, 3:42 pm | Oilprice.com

In 2008, Canadian economist Jeff Rubin stunned the oil market with a bold prediction: With the world economy growing at 5 percent a year, oil demand would grow with it, outpacing supply, thus lifting the oil price from $147 to over $200 a barrel. More >>

Is Oil Returning To $100 Or Dropping To $10?

Wednesday, 25 February 2015, 11:41 am | Oilprice.com

If you have been following the price of oil over the last few months, the chances are you're a little confused. On the one hand you have the likes of A. Gary Shilling who, in this Bloomberg article , loudly trumpets the prospect of oil at $10/Barrel, ... More >>

   

 

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