Canadian oil stocks are stock issues for companies that explore for, produce and refine oil. These companies are typically headquartered in Canada, but can also explore for, produce and refine oil in other countries too. At TSI Network, we continue to advise against overindulging in Canadian oil stocks. That’s because the Resource sector (including oil) is highly volatile, and no one can accurately predict future oil prices. Canadian oil stocks and their companies are subject to various regulations and royalties that can eat into their profits. However, you can profit nicely over long periods by investing a reasonable portion of your portfolio in well-established or well-managed Canadian oil stocks, especially those with high-quality reserves and rising production. These companies are well-positioned to profit during periods of high oil prices, and are able to at least partly offset price declines by producing more oil. As well, well-established oil producers can take advantage of the setback to pick up properties and employees who might be harder to find in more prosperous times. You might consider investing in Canadian oil stocks for your portfolio. But note that junior Canadian oil stocks can be particularly risky and should only be held by aggressive investors. If you do buy oil stocks, make sure they fit into a well-balanced portfolio that follows our three-part Successful Investor strategy:
Invest mainly in well-established companies;
Spread your money out across most if not all of the five main economic sectors (Manufacturing & Industry; Resources & Commodities; Consumer; Finance; Utilities);
Downplay or avoid stocks in the broker/media limelight.
Investing in oil stocks and other resource sector investments can be profitable if you choose technologically advanced, well-run companies
We continue to advise against overindulging in oil stocks. That’s because the Resource sector (including oil) is highly volatile, and no one can accurately predict future oil… Read More
Recent gains in the price of oil – $57 in early November 2017 – has renewed investor interest in Canadian oil companies. That also reflects profit opportunities for long-term investors.
You can profit nicely over long periods by investing a reasonable portion of your portfolio in well-established or… Read More
Investing information you must know if you want to buy oil stocks
The Resource sector, which includes oil, is one of the most volatile, and no one can accurately predict future oil prices. This is why we continue to advise against overindulging in Canadian oil stocks.
However,… Read More
Imperial Oil shares are still a best buy among oil and gas companies
Imperial Oil Ltd (Toronto symbol IMO) is Canada’s second-largest publicly traded oil company, after Suncor Energy. U.S.-based ExxonMobil (New York symbol XOM) owns 69.6% of Imperial Oil.
Imperial has conventional oil and natural gas… Read More
Shawcor Ltd. has $2.6 billion out in contract bids, something that could expand its 2017 earnings per share by 15 times this year’s forecast. Some of that profit should come from its latest acquisition.
SHAWCOR LTD. (Toronto symbol SCL; www.shawcor.com) makes… Read More
Revenue from the purchase of a Colombian utility should help this ‘green’ power generator sustain—or increase—its shareholder payouts.
BROOKFIELD RENEWABLE PARTNERS L.P. (Toronto symbol BEP.UN; www.brookfieldrenewable.com) owns 207 hydroelectric generating stations, 37 wind farms and five natural gas-fired plants. In all, it… Read More
Weak oil prices increased earnings for Buckeye Partners as oil producers looked to store their crude and wait for a rebound. The pipeline company is also bucking an industry trend by raising its quarterly distribution.
BUCKEYE PARTNERS L.P. (New York symbol BPL;… Read More
Pat McKeough recently replied to a member of his Inner Circle looking for guidance on Baker Hughes. The world’s third largest drilling services company has moved on after a failed takeover bid by Halliburton. It’s now putting a $3.5 billion breakup fee to good use,… Read More
Resist the urge to go overboard in Canadian oil stocks—but especially in junior oils, futures or options.
We think most investors should invest a portion of their portfolios in the resources sector—and that includes Canadian oil stocks. But if you do invest in those stocks, resist… Read More
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