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  • 3 LNG Shipping Companies to Look At, Carefully

    By Robert Zimmerman - August 14, 2013 | Tickers: GLOG, GLNG, TGP

    Search the phrase “LNG imports” for news and you’ll discover evidence of increasing demand for liquefied natural gas, or LNG, across the globe. A major German utility signs a deal to import natural gas from an East Coast Canadian company. India ends LNG import duties. The Japanese trade minister pushes for U.S. LNG exports to help his country’s balance of trade. For investors, one way to capitalize more »

  • Fuel Up Your Portfolio With These Oil and Gas Shipping Companies

    By Madhukar Dubey - July 18, 2013 | Tickers: GLNG, KEX, TGP

    Ninety percent of world trade happens through the shipping industry. This includes transportation of oil, gas, LNG, and other natural resources. The increase in consumption and demand for these natural resources has resulted in huge investments and infrastructure development in the shipping industry.

    I have analyzed three shipping companies on the basis of long-term contracts to supply shipping facilities to oil and gas companies in order to generate high revenue more »

  • Stocks Set to Benefit From LNG Exports

    By Jacob Wolinsky - May 28, 2013 | Tickers: CBI, FLR, TGP

    The Energy Department has issued a second permit to export liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the United States. The license, awarded to Freeport LNG Expansion and FLNG Liquefaction, will result in overseas shipping of 1.4 billion cubic feet of gas every day from a terminal on the Texas Gulf Coast. This is only the second such permit to export U.S. LNG. While exports by Freeport are not likely more »

  • Investing in Oil Is a Slippery Game

    By Phillip Woolgar - April 12, 2013 | Tickers: BP, XOM, SU, TGP, WLL

    Energy stocks are among the most ulcer-causing investments, as there is little certainty, particularly due to a trending global decrease in the reliance of oil. That uncertainty is fueled by an energy sector in a questionable period, with the advancement of clean energy sources, and troubles spewing out of large oil companies. This leaves long-established oil firms spinning their wheels in a world that is yielding to renewable energy.

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  • 13 for '13 (Part 3 of 3): Thirteen Market-Beating Investments for the New Year

    By Jeff Ross, MD - January 8, 2013 | Tickers: AAPL, BP, TGP, BX, VFC

    The New Year has now fully arrived and your portfolio is ready to take a serious turn for the better.  2013 promises to be difficult for many traditional investments, with the Biggest Loser being U.S. Treasurys. Remarkably, as with most secular markets, the great horde of less astute investors continues to pile into Treasurys at exactly the wrong moment, at the tail-end of its 30+ year bull market.  While more »

  • Maersk to Build More, Ship Less

    By Peter Pham - December 7, 2012 | Tickers: GLNG, SPY, TGP, SEA

    As indicative of changes happening within the global economy, the world’s biggest shipping company, A.P. Møller-Maersk, which is the top holding of the Guggenheim Shipping ETF (NYSEMKT: SEA), shifting its focus to its oil rig, drilling and port units. Maersk Line, the company’s shipping subsidiary, has been struggling due to rising oil prices, the general economic slowdown that has caused a slump in international trade and the more »

  • Tanker Industry Continues to Look Weak

    By RJ Towner - September 6, 2012 | Tickers: DRYS, FRO, GNK, NAT, TGP

    The tanker business remains challenged, with Nordic American Tankers (NYSE: NAT) issuing a warning about its third quarter results Tuesday. CEO Herbjorn Hansson authored a letter to shareholders, letting investors know that the third quarter will be worse than the second quarter. He noted that he is not sure when the industry tide will turn and that industry fundamentals continue to languish. Hansson also mentioned that the firm has identified more »

  • Why This is an IPO That Will Rebound

    By Ryan Guenette - August 26, 2012 | Tickers: FRO, GLOG, GLNG, SFL, TGP

    Editor's Note: Per GasLog's Investor Relations Department, the dividend payment of $0.11 will be quarterly, not annually--this article has been corrected.

    On March 30th, GasLog Limited (NYSE: GLOG) began its life as a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange. GasLog is an owner, operator, and manager of liquefied natural gas carriers. The company operates 14 tankers, and is projected to increase its tanker more »

  • 3 Ways to Play Natural Gas

    By Michael Birney - August 13, 2012 | Tickers: CQP, CLNE, GLNG, TGP, UNG

    When is the best time to invest? At a bottom, and natural gas is definitely scraping along the bottom right now. We all know the story; fracking has led to a glut in the supply of natural gas, and huge supply inventories have led to historically low natural gas prices. So where should you be looking to profit from natural gas? Here are 3 ideas that investors would be foolish more »

  • Three Companies Leading the Race to Export Natural Gas

    By William Remmes - August 1, 2012 | Tickers: LNG, D, TGP

    U.S. natural gas supplies are over-abundant, prices remain suppressed, and the future is becoming clearer: world-wide exportation.  The Henry Hub natural gas spot price has been slowly climbing this summer – up to $3.09/MMBtu as of Friday, July 27, from its April low of $1.82/MMBtu.  But even so, prices are still well below the typically required minimum of $4-$7/MMBtu (depending on the intended use more »

  • Surprise Winners of the Natural Gas Boom

    By Daniel Ferry - July 20, 2012 | Tickers: GLOG, GLNG, RDS-B, TGP, WPRT | Editor's Choice

    The rise of hydraulic fracturing has unlocked vast new reserves of natural gas, and despite environmental concerns, American natural gas is set to become an increasingly important source of energy. A lot of excitement surrounds innovative companies like Westport Innovations (NASDAQ: WPRT) using natural gas to power vehicles as well as boring old electricity utilities building natural gas-powered plants. Such investments in demand capacity, however, will take years to reach more »

  • A Non-Obvious Investment in Natural Gas

    By Maxxwell A.R. Chatsko - May 7, 2012 | Tickers: GLNG, GMLP, GASS, TK, TGP | Editor's Choice

    Investing in a company before the crowd sees value in its products or services not only makes you look like a genius, but can generate steady returns and help to anchor your portfolio for years. Just ask Warren Buffett. When investing in the natural gas industry it may be easy to narrowly consider rig and well owners or liquid natural gas (LNG) operators, but in a market with historically low more »