Mexico’s government is shaking up its oil industry. That’s going to provide plenty of opportunities for investors, says James McKeigue.
Energy: the MoneyWeek view
February 2015: A long-term switch Oil prices are up by more than 20% since troughing at around $46 a barrel last month, and US natural gas has slid to a three-year low. In the long term, however, more stringent environmental regulations worldwide should encourage a switch to gas, negating the surplus.
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Oil companies have been battered by the slide in the oil price. But this stock is well placed to ride out the storm, says Matthew Partridge.
Investment guru Jeremy Grantham believes US fracking is a red herring, and oil prices are set to rise.
A rising oil price changes everything as far as investors are concerned. John Stepek and Matthew Partridge tip the best shares to profit.
The price of oil is on the way back up. Dominic Frisby looks at how far the rally might go, and how to play it.
With the price of oil up 20% from its low, things are getting interesting in the oil sector. Investors who get things right will make a lot of money, says John Stepek.
London property prices have reached ludicrous heights. Dr Matthew Partridge looks at what could pop the bubble, and how far prices could fall.
Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah has died. Dr Matthew Partridge looks at what this means for the region and the oil market.
The price of oil has kept on falling, but there’s still further to go.
The sliding prices of copper and oil are no surprise. And unless central banks provide more stimulus, the price of every other asset class will fall too. John Stepek explains why.
Energy entrepreneur Algy Cluff is urging George Osborne to make much more drastic tax cuts for North Sea oil and gas companies, including a ten-year tax holiday for new discoveries.