XOP : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Energy Funds Set to Hit Rally Roadblocks (XLE)

    December 9, 2016
    Energy funds are nearing resistance following post-OPEC breakouts while individual refiners show the best opportunities to ...
  2. Imminent Trading Opportunity in Oil-Related ETFs

    November 3, 2016
    Oil and oil-related ETFs are setting up another trading opportunity, similar to the one seen in August.
  3. Are Investors Turning Bullish on Oil Prices? (XOP)

    October 19, 2016
    Options trading on a key oil-linked ETF suggests that investors expect a continued rebound in oil prices. The futures markets ...
  4. Performance Insight: Oil and Gas ETF (XOP)

    September 13, 2016
    A performance snapshot of the U.S.-traded Major Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF (XOP).
  5. Buy the Dips on These Energy Funds (XLE, XOP)

    September 12, 2016
    Energy funds sold off with the broad market last week but relatively bullish price patterns predict new dip buying opportunities. ...
  6. Oil Glut's May Buoy ETFs (XOP, XES)

    August 11, 2016
    Reports of a possible end to the world's massive oil glut offer the prospect of a rebound for oil-related ETFs.
  7. Why Average Investors Can't Make Money (XOP)

    July 24, 2016
    Average Investors are dramatically underperforming the market. Here's a look at how they can fix those mistakes and make ...
  8. Prepare to Buy Oil ETFs on the Pullback

    July 21, 2016
    After a strong run higher, oil is likely in a long-term uptrend. That makes this pullback a buying opportunity. Here is what ...
  9. Why $50 Oil Won't Save Oil Companies

    June 15, 2016
    Discover why oil exploration and production companies face troubles despite the recent strong rally in crude prices, and ...
  10. Why E&P ETFs Are Trading Like Oil at $80 (RDS-A, CVX)

    June 9, 2016
    Learn why oil exploration and production ETFs are trading as if oil is $80 a barrel. Discover how investors can profit from ...
  11. XOP: Is the Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF Still a Buy?

    May 26, 2016
    Read an analysis of the SPDR S&P Oil & Gas E&P ETF. Learn why XOP may not be a buy now, but may be a buy in the near future ...
  12. Energy Fund Bounce Grinding to a Halt (XOP, USO)

    May 23, 2016
    SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF could spend months or even years consolidating new gains and setting up a ...
  13. The 3 Largest Energy ETFs (XLE, VDE)

    May 2, 2016
    Find out which exchange-traded funds are the largest in the energy sector in terms of assets under management, and discover ...
  14. 4 ETFs to Play the New Iran Deal (XOP, XLFS)

    April 26, 2016
    Learn which industries may benefit from the Iran nuclear deal, and discover the exchange-traded funds that can be used to ...
  15. 5 Popular Energy ETFs in 2016 (XLE, USO)

    March 15, 2016
    Discover how investors are using the most popular energy ETFs of 2016 as contrarian plays and to track oil prices for diversification.
  16. Top 4 Broad-Based Energy ETFs (XLE, XOP)

    February 24, 2016
    These four broad-based ETFs offer highly liquid long and short exposure to the energy industry.
  17. The Top 5 Oil and Gas ETFs for 2016 (USO, UNG)

    January 14, 2016
    Read detailed analyses of the top five oil and gas exchange-traded funds (ETFs) to consider for 2016, and learn the characteristics ...
  18. XOP: SPDR S&P Oil & Gas ETF

    December 26, 2015
    Discover the investment strategy behind SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration and Production ETF, and learn what type of investor ...
  19. The Best Energy ETFs For Swing Trading (XLE, XOP)

    December 14, 2015
    Energy sector commodity and equity ETFs offer excellent swing trades, thanks to high liquidity, low expenses and wide range ...
  20. Do Energy Sector CAPEX Cuts Equal Opportunity?

    April 28, 2015
    Pessimism in the oil patch has reached new levels. Does this mean the sector could be the ultimate value investing buy?
  21. Where And How To Trade Energy Stocks

    March 31, 2015
    Energy futures set a high bar to entry for individual traders and investors, redirecting exposure into sector equities and ...
  22. These ETFs are Breaking Out of Chart Patterns Now

    March 25, 2015
    Three buys and one sell; here are four ETFs breaking out of chart patterns right now.
  23. Fracking Companies: Practices, Profit Opportunities & Outlook

    September 18, 2014
    Learn about the business opportunities available to companies in the fracking, how they operate and new innovations going ...
  24. Four ETFs For Long-Term Energy Bulls

    August 8, 2008
    Explore four ETFs that are an excellent low-cost and liquid way to play a bounce after the recent energy selloff.