Energy mining is the process of producing or exploring for energy commodities such as oil, natural gas, coal and uranium.
Energy mining stocks are affected by fluctuating commodity prices in addition to their own business and operating risks.
While sometimes risky, energy mining stocks can also be strong performers when energy prices move up.
You will often find energy mining stocks in the form of Canadian penny mines. Unfortunately they are some of the riskiest stocks you can buy. Note that we automatically rule out investing in penny mines that promote themselves too aggressively or do so misleadingly. The mine-finding effort is more likely to succeed if the managers focus on finding a mine rather than hyping their stock.
Energy mining stocks can generally be broken up into two categories, majors and juniors. Majors are typically energy mining companies that have been in the mining business for many years and more often than not they operate on a global scale. Majors have proven methods for exploration and mining, and have consistent output year over year.
Junior energy mining stocks are mining companies that are new or have been in business for a short time. They are usually smaller companies and take on risky energy mining exploration. But if a junior mining stock is successful at finding a deposit that leads to building a mine or producing field, it can mean huge returns for investors.
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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; the Consumer sector; Finance; Utilities);
Downplay or avoid stocks in the broker/media limelight.
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