TOT : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Exxon Mobil Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers (XOM)

    May 12, 2016
    Learn more about Exxon Mobil's five key customers, including Total SA, one of the largest oil companies, to understand the ...
  2. FIEU vs. FIEE: Comparing Leveraged Europe ETNs

    May 10, 2016
    Discover and compare two leveraged European exchange-traded notes. Learn about their purpose, strategy, characteristics and ...
  3. FEZ: An ETF Performance Case Study

    May 3, 2016
    Explore the performance of the the SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF since 2012, and learn the seasonal trading patterns that drive ...
  4. 3 Best Dividend-Paying Energy ETFs (XLE, IXC)

    May 3, 2016
    Find out the best dividend-paying exchange-traded funds in the energy sector, and why the best funds do not always have the ...
  5. Total’s LNG Project in Russia Fully Funded (TOT)

    May 1, 2016
    Total announced during its 1Q16 analyst call that its sanction-plagued LNG project in Russia is now fully funded with Chinese ...
  6. Seadrill Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Customers (SDRL)

    April 30, 2016
    Learn more about a handful of important oil and gas operators that combine to account for more than 50% of Seadrill's annual ...
  7. Seadrill Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Suppliers (SDRL)

    April 28, 2016
    Learn about a handful of key shipbuilding and offshore engineering companies that supply drilling rigs to Seadrill, a global ...
  8. FEZ vs. IEV: Comparing Europe ETFs

    April 26, 2016
    Discover and compare two European exchange-traded funds. Learn about their purpose, strategy, characteristics and investor ...
  9. Europe Equity ETFs to Date 2016 Performance Review (EWN, DFE)

    April 25, 2016
    Discover how Europe exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are performing year-to-date in 2016, and learn which are the best and worst ...
  10. Big Oil's Trading Desks Profited From Price Drop (BR, RDS-A)

    April 11, 2016
    By trading oil derivates, divisions of BP PLC, Total S.A. and Royal Dutch Shell benefited from the fall in prices, helping ...
  11. IEV iShares Europe ETF: Top 5 Holdings

    March 29, 2016
    Discover the top five holdings of the iShares Europe ETF, which come from Switzerland, the United Kingdom and France.
  12. (EZU) iShares Eurozone ETF: Top 5 Holdings

    March 15, 2016
    Learn about the iShares MSCI Eurozone ETF and its top five holdings, which include Anheuser Busch Inbev SA, Sanofi SA, Bayer ...
  13. How Total Has Total Coverage of Oil & Gas Market

    March 15, 2016
    Total S.A., one of the Big 6 international petrochemical companies, is genius in its ability to see lucrative markets before ...
  14. Analyzing Chevron's Return on Equity (CVX, XOM)

    March 7, 2016
    Learn why Chevron's ROE has fallen in recent years as oil prices have declined and the company's large capital spending projects ...
  15. The World's Top 10 Natural Gas Companies (XOM, OGZPY)

    March 1, 2016
    Read about the 10 companies that combined to produce about 105 billion cubic feet of natural gas in 2014, about 30% of the ...
  16. 3 Oil Companies Still Making Money with Current Oil Prices

    December 15, 2015
    Find out about three of the major oil companies that have continued to record profits despite low oil prices, which have ...
  17. The Top 5 Dividend Paying Oil Stocks for 2016

    December 14, 2015
    Discover the top five dividend-paying oil companies for 2016 and what factors contribute to their ability to continue dividend ...
  18. Who Benefits from Lifting Iran Sanctions? (TOT, RDS.B)

    July 24, 2015
    There are multiple parties that will benefit from the lifting of Iranian sanctions and the return of the country to the international ...
  19. 3 Major Changes Resulting From Iran's Nuclear Deal

    July 24, 2015
    A deal to lift sanctions on Iran could go into effect in a couple of months. Where should investors look for opportunities ...
  20. Industries That Will Benefit From Lifting Iran Sanctions (BA, ...

    July 22, 2015
    After sanctions related to Iran's nuclear program are lifted, a number of global industries should benefit from the opening ...
  21. Europe's Oil Refineries Get A Second Chance (CS, TOT)

    May 6, 2015
    The European refining sector is benefiting from the drop in oil prices, but it may not last the year. Can high margins beat ...
  22. Post-Election Opportunities For Nigerian Oil (COP, TOT)

    April 6, 2015
    Nigeria has an historic opportunity to reform and improve its oil industry now that elections are over.
  23. 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 ...
  24. Oil Picks For Bulls And Bears

    January 15, 2015
    Everyone thought the biggest economic news of 2014 was going to fall somewhere between the end of quantitative easing, some ...
  25. The World's Top 10 Oil Companies

    January 7, 2015
    Looking to invest in the oil industry? Here is a list of world's top ten companies in that sector.
  26. 3 Great Value Stocks For A Secure Retirement

    August 13, 2014
    With the market getting knocked around more this year, investors are understandably on edge. A recent American Association ...
  27. The Next Hottest Shale Play Is Down Under

    January 21, 2014
    The future of shale gas could be located in the “land down under.” Featuring vast unconventional reserves, a stable government ...
  28. Ten Money Managers Worth Following

    December 23, 2013
    Generally speaking, most retail investors along with the media outlets tend to closely follow the moves of well-known investors ...
  29. Energy Sector Recap Week Ending September 14, 2012

    September 18, 2012
    The oil and gas industry has resumed most of the Gulf of Mexico production shut-in by Hurricane Isaac and renewed its search ...
  30. Gabon Oil And Gas Review

    June 19, 2012
    Gabon's oil and gas production peaked several years ago but should start moving higher, as many operators are exploring and ...
  31. 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 ...
  32. ETF Of The Day: Playing Europe’s Rebound

    February 14, 2012
    Investors looking for a broader, more liquid approach might do well to take a look at the Vanguard MSCI Europe ETF.
  33. International Shale Update

    November 30, 2011
    The exploration and production industry is going forward in the development of shale resources outside of North America.
  34. Power Corporation's Hidden Value North Of The Border

    May 6, 2011
    Power Corporation one diversified financial services holding company in Canada that may be worth a lot more than it appears.
  35. Royal Dutch Shell Counting On Integrated Gas Projects

    March 23, 2011
    Royal Dutch Shell is involved with three large integrated gas projects, and needs to successfully execute on these to meet ...
  36. Oil And Gas In The Caspian Sea

    August 30, 2010
    The Caspian Sea is ground zero for the major integrated oil companies in the search for energy to meet future demand. The ...
  37. Emerging Carbon Capture Plays

    November 12, 2009
    These companies all got into carbon capture for financial reasons, and it's paying off.
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