Energy and Capital Archives
Iran Will Not Lower Gas Prices for Turkey
+This Fuel Cell Stock is on Fire - 2014-03-07
With sanctions on Iran's energy exports set to lighten, Turkey is attempting to lock in a cheaper rate on Iranian natural gas.
The Best Oil Field Yet
Bakken Buster: For Less Than $8 a Share - 2014-03-07
The mainstream media is catching on to the population boom in North Dakota related to Bakken drilling. But I've moved on to bigger, more profitable opportunities...
This Fuel Cell Stock is on Fire
Hottest Stock of the Year - 2014-03-06
We bought and sold half for 131.84% gains. Bought again and are sitting on 145.00% gains while that initial investment is up 300.65%. All this in two months!
The Next Generation of Solar Power
Invisible Light, Terrestrial Emissions, and Tiny Antennas - 2014-03-06
Renewable energy from the Earth's own radiation? It's coming.
Spark Energy enters new SoCal Market
+Why Investors Are Salivating Over Elon Musk - 2014-03-06
Creeping its way into all deregulated markets, Spark Energy announced it is now working with SoCal Gas in the Southern California region.
BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY) on the Comeback Trail
Apple uses BlackBerry's QNX for new 'CarPlay' system - 2014-03-05
BlackBerry may have seemed down and out as Apple and Google trounced it in the smartphone market, but the smart car market might be the next frontier for BBRY.
US Lifts Sanctions on Monaco Shipbroker
+Crude Oil Realities - 2014-03-05
U.S. sanctions against Iran didn't only affect Iranian companies. Companies from Israel, Monaco, The United Arab Emirates, Venezuela, and Singapore were all hit. Now some of those sanctions are being lifted.
Why Investors are Salivating Over Elon Musk
Elon Musk and the Inconvenient Truth for Utilities - 2014-03-05
When the CEO of Tesla has something to say, you better believe people pay attention. But his most recent comments have really caused a firestorm, forcing investors in utilities to completely reconsider their long-term commitment to what many believe is a dying industry.
U.S. Crude Supply
Crude Oil Realities - 2014-03-04
Energy and Capital editor Keith Kohl cuts through the myth behind U.S. oil independence and explains how investors can capitalize on the oil boom taking place.
Everybody Blames the Weather
But not Everybody Struggled this Winter - 2014-03-04
Thirty percent of the US GDP depends upon weather conditions in some way. This year, the winter actually hit unevenly across different sectors.
BP (NYSE: BP) Starting New Company for US Shale Plays
+Biotech and Robotics Run Up - 2014-03-04
BP sees massive potential in "unconventional" resources in the Lower 48 states. As such, it's spinning off a new company dedicated to developing these resources.
Biotech & Robotics Run Up
Taking Control of Your Portfolio in 2014 - 2014-03-03
A few things biotech, a few things robotics, and a whole lot of money to be made. Here's what we're excited about now...
Corvus (TSX: KOR) Strikes Gold and Silver in Nevada
+Coal or Natural Gas? - 2014-03-03
Canadian mining company Corvus Gold announced some favorable early results from an expansion project in Nevada.
Big Data Down on the Farm
New Tech for an Old Field - 2014-03-03
A new technology for the age old agricultural trade brings fields of crops into the big data age.
Oil Search (OSH: ASE) Takes Stake in Big Asian LNG field
+Polar Vortex Cash - 2014-02-28
South Pacific nation Papua New Guinea is sitting on a major untapped LNG field which could serve Asian markets. Interoil Corporation has named Oil Search as a new stakeholder.
Coal or Natural Gas?
Fueling Energy Profits - 2014-02-28
Energy and Capital editor Keith Kohl explains why natural gas may have finally won the U.S. energy war.
Polar Vortex Cash
How I Made Money Off the Cold Weather - 2014-02-27
My dear, sweet grandma used to say, "Everyone talks about the weather, but no one does anything about it." This was her idea of good country humor. Well, today I'm going to tell you how to do something about it. And that something is profit.
Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) and the Rise of the Gigafactory
A Massive Goal for Battery Production - 2014-02-27
Tesla's gigantic "Gigafactory" will produce so many lithium ion batteries that it will simultaneously expand the industry and reduce the cost of electric cars.
New Lung Disease Drug Launches Biotech Company
A Fatal Disease Meets Its Match - 2014-02-27
The life-threatening lung disease IPF is about to be confronted by a new drug that dramatically increases a patient's likelihood of survival.
Southwest Gas (NYSE: SWX) Increases Dividends
+Why SunPower is a Solid Bet on Solar - 2014-02-27
With a base of approximatly 2 million customers in Arizona, Nevada, and California, Southwestern Gas Corporation is increasing its dividend to shareholders.
Honeywell (NYSE: HON) to Pay $8.15M to Settle Thermostat Lawsuit
+A Case of the Post-Sanction Blues - 2014-02-26
Honeywell's iconic round thermostat design was the subject of a long-running class action lawsuit in Vermont. Honeywell has agreed to settle.
Why SunPower (NASDAQ: SPWR) is a Solid Bet on Solar
Buy Alert! - 2014-02-26
If you're looking for another way to play the solar space after making a fortune on SolarCity (NASDAQ: SCTY), you may want to revisit SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ: SPWR).
OGE Energy Group (NYSE: OGE) Pipeline IPO is Coming
+Saudis Cry Foul - 2014-02-25
OGE Energy's quarterly report included a moderate loss incurred by its soon-to-be public pipeline partnership with CenterPoint Energy.
Banks are the Weak Link in Marijuana Industry
Legal Dispensaries Face Resistance by Big Banks - 2014-02-25
Two weeks ago, the Obama administration opened procedural doors to allow marijuana sellers to work with banks legally. Currently, the banks are hesitant to touch the potential billions from the still-developing cannabis industry.
Saudis Cry Foul
A Case of the Post-Sanction Blues - 2014-02-25
Energy and Capital editor Keith Kohl explains why Saudi princes are getting the post-sanction blues.