MRO : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Marathon Oil: Ready for a Breakout or a Breakdown?

    January 18, 2017
    MRO has been drifting sideways to down, and investors are split on which way it will go next.
  2. Marathon Oil Quietly Preps for Profitable 2017

    January 15, 2017
    Marathon Oil has not been profitable for several quarters, but this may change soon.
  3. Why Buy Energy Companies with Negative Income?

    December 14, 2016
    MRO and FANG are among the stocks investors are buying despite some evident flaws.
  4. EOG May Thrive Even If Other Energy Stocks Don’t (EOG)

    December 4, 2016
    Even if a pessimistic backlash hits oil prices after the OPEC agreement, EOG could still remain strong.
  5. Bears and Bulls Play Tug of War With Marathon (MRO)

    December 2, 2016
    MRO attempted a breakout on the news that OPEC agreed to limit oil production. The news caused many stocks to rise for 2 ...
  6. Marathon, Devon, WPX Breakouts Hit Snag (MRO, DVN)

    December 1, 2016
    In a rare bit of synchronization, Marathon, Devon and WPX flashed identical warnings on their charts. Then they broke out ...
  7. Marathon Oil's Triple Top Is a Warning (MRO)

    November 27, 2016
    MRO is backing off of a resistance level, suggesting losses to come.
  8. DVN, MRO and WPX Are Behaving the Same (DVN, MRO)

    November 24, 2016
    When three energy stocks show the same chart pattern, something is going on. Either a breakthrough is coming or a tumble ...
  9. Marathon Oil Is at Breakout or Failure Point (MRO)

    November 23, 2016
    MRO is visiting its resistance level for the fourth time since mid-August. Will oil prices cooperate to drive the stock higher?
  10. Marathon Oil Remains Calm in a Choppy Market (MRO)

    November 1, 2016
    As energy stocks continue their dramatic ups and downs in response to oil prices, Marathon Oil keeps ticking quietly sideways.
  11. Marathon Petroleum Rated a Strong Buy (MPC, MRO)

    October 7, 2016
    Marathon Petroleum Corp. to announce earnings on Oct. 27 amid interest from activist investors.
  12. Can Marathon Stay Afloat through Cost-Cutting? (MRO)

    October 3, 2016
    Marathon Oil has cut expenses and sold assets to survive low oil prices, making itself ready for an oil price rebound.
  13. Q3 Earnings: Oil and Real Estate Down

    October 3, 2016
    Analysts are expecting another lackluster quarter for earnings, falling for a sixth consecutive month.
  14. Third Point Expands Energy and Technology Holdings

    August 15, 2016
    Dan Loeb's Third Point maintains highly concentrated portfolio in 2Q 2016, increasing stakes in energy and technology positions.
  15. 15 Companies Burning Major Cash (FCX,HES,MRO,MUR)

    June 22, 2016
    These 15 companies have negative free cash flow in a big way.
  16. The Top 4 Mid-Cap Oil Stocks for 2016 (PBF, HFC)

    December 30, 2015
    Explore detailed analyses of the top four oil-related stocks for 2016, and learn about the characteristics of these stocks ...
  17. Shale Oil vs. Oil Shale: What's the Difference?

    August 7, 2015
    The biggest difference between oil shale and shale oil is that one is still a money making endeavor.
  18. Black Gold In JR Ewing Country: Texas' Oil Economy

    February 23, 2015
    The economy of Texas is soaring because of oil and oil-derivated products and services, but is that sustainable with the ...
  19. Book Reliable Profits With Pullback Strategies

    February 4, 2015
    Pullbacks generate all sorts of trading opportunities after an active trend thrusts higher or lower.
  20. With The Market At New Highs- It’s Time To Look Towards GARP

    February 20, 2014
    With the broad market hitting new highs, stocks aren’t as cheap as they once were. That’s were GARP style investing can come ...
  21. CAPEX Spending In The Energy Sector Keeps On Growing

    January 31, 2014
    As global energy demand continues to trend higher, more pressure is being placed on finding new sources of supply. That fact ...
  22. 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?
  23. Equatorial Guinea Oil And Gas Review

    June 13, 2012
    Equatorial Guinea is seeing increased exploration and development from the oil and gas industry and will have higher production ...
  24. Angola Oil And Gas Review

    June 13, 2012
    Angola is now one of the largest producers of oil and gas in Africa, and will continue to see production grow as new projects ...
  25. Royal Dutch Shell Strategy Update

    September 19, 2011
    Royal Dutch Shell held its twice a year strategy update and is well along in meeting goals set out in 2010.
  26. 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.
  27. 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 ...
  28. Canadian Oil Production Set To Grow Rapidly

    June 7, 2011
    Canadian oil production will grow quickly over the next two decades as many oil and gas operators are investing capital here. ...
  29. Mideast Unrest Squeezes Refiners

    March 2, 2011
    While shares of big oil names like Exxon and Chevron rally on higher prices, supply disruptions in the Middle East and North ...
  30. Your Standard Oil Portfolio

    November 26, 2008
    Five companies remain from the Standard Oil breakup in 1911. Investors who built a portfolio around them would have crushed ...