MPC : Analysis & Opinions

  1. MCLOX: BlackRock Global Allocation Fund Performance Case Study

    April 29, 2016
    Explore the performance of the BlackRock Global Allocation Fund since 2012, including a summary of how currency fluctuations ...
  2. MCLOX: BlackRock Global Allocation Fund Investor Top 5 Holdings ...

    April 28, 2016
    Learn about the BlackRock Global Allocation Fund Investor C Shares mutual fund, its portfolio makeup, and read an analysis ...
  3. The 2016 Outlook For Oil Refiners

    February 25, 2016
    Many refiners have benefited from wide crack spreads in recent years but profits may suffer when crude oil stabilizes.
  4. These Energy Stocks Are Poised For A Pop (MPC, CVI)

    February 16, 2016
    Falling energy prices have pushed many companies to unjustifiably low levels. Ultra-low readings on RSI indicators suggest ...
  5. Does Marathon's Dividend Need to Slow Down? (MPC)

    February 12, 2016
    Yield alone won't offer enough protection if the business fundamentals are suffering.
  6. The Top 4 Dividend-Paying Material Stocks for 2016 (APD, NUE)

    January 28, 2016
    Explore detailed analyses of the top four dividend-paying basic materials stocks, and learn why they are poised to rise and ...
  7. The 5 Best Buy-and-Hold Energy Stocks (MMP, TSO)

    October 2, 2015
    Understand why energy companies' stock are volatile when oil prices are volatile. Learn about the top five energy companies ...
  8. 10 Reasons The Stock Market Rebounded Two Mornings After Black ...

    August 26, 2015
    After the famed – yet infamous – Black Monday market selloff, indices have started to recuperate. The Dow Jones Industrial ...
  9. Marathon Petroleum Raises Dividend by Nearly 30% (MPC)

    August 4, 2015
    The shareholder payout at oil refiner Marathon Petroleum (NYSE: MPC) is gushing. The company has raised its quarterly dividend ...
  10. Top Oil Stocks that Pay Regular Dividends (XOM, CVX)

    April 21, 2015
    Eyeing oil stocks that pay regular dividends? Consider these refinery plays.
  11. Companies Affected Most by Low Oil Prices

    February 13, 2015
    Low oil prices have affected many companies. Some consumers and producers who rely on oil as a key input benefit, while others ...
  12. Valero Stockholders: Should You Keep The Spin-Off Shares?

    April 8, 2013
    Spin-off's have a history of performing well in the first months of going public, but will this be the case for Valero?
  13. Diesel Fuel Offers An Interesting Play

    October 19, 2011
    Use the increased demand for diesel to your advantage. Check out these picks for some good side bets in the energy sector.
  14. Marathon Oil Or Marathon Petroleum: Which Is The Better Stock?

    July 25, 2011
    At the end of June, Marathon spun off its downstream assets. I'll look at which company is the better stock.
  15. Say Hello To Marathon Petroleum Corporation

    July 5, 2011
    Marathon Petroleum Corporation is the latest energy company for investors to consider after Marathon Oil completed the spin ...
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