Oil vs Solar Energy: Which is the Best Investment?

Oil vs Solar Energy: Which is the Best Investment?

For energy stock investors, the oil vs solar debate needs to consider changing technology, plus supply and demand.
Short of radical advances in solar-power technology, the long-term prospect for true “grid parity”—the price at which it will be equally cheap to produce a kilowatt-hour of electricity… Read More

5 tips for investing in energy stocks

5 tips for investing in energy stocks

Here are five pointers you can use for better results when investing in energy stocks
Investing in energy stocks has a place in most investors’ portfolios. They can play a crucial role in your portfolio as a hedge against inflation.
Below we share tips for successful… Read More

How to cut your risk in solar power stocks

How to cut your risk in solar power stocks

Solar power stocks have come a long way, but they expose investors to unique risks.

The attraction of solar power stocks is obvious—it offers a source of clean, endlessly renewable energy that has the potential to replace fossil fuels like oil, coal and… Read More

Energy Stocks 101: 5 Definitions for Investing in Energy

Energy Stocks 101: 5 Definitions for Investing in Energy

Discover ways you can add energy stocks to your diversified portfolio

Energy stocks are investments in businesses engaged in the extraction, refining and delivery of energy sources such as natural gas, oil and coal. The best of these stocks will continue to grow, and will… Read More

What is Pat's commentary for the week of March 11, 2014?

Every now and then, a question comes in that raises an important point about some aspect of investing. Our first question this week (see below) provides a perfect example of theme investing.

Theme investors zero in on something that’s going on in the world—in business, politics,… Read More