1. Away From Coal (or Diesel) Toward Gas (LNG)

    One of the forces pushing up demand for LNG is environmental politics. Investors ...
  2. Exxon, Oil Search Buy Pacific Gas Licenses (XOM)

    Exxon Mobil and Oil Search Ltd each acquire 40% stakes in deepwater gas exploration ...
  3. The Cost of a Road Trip Across the United States

    Estimate the cost of a road trip across the United States, and evaluate how the cost ...
  4. Winners and Losers of Low Natural Gas Prices

    Chemical and fertilizer manufacturers benefit from a low price for natural gas, while ...
  5. Peak Oil: What To Do When The Wells Run Dry

    Find out how to invest and protect your investments in this slippery sector.
  6. What Determines Oil Prices?

    Changes in the price of oil aren't arbitrary. Read on to find out what moves them ...
  1. Away From Coal (or Diesel) Toward Gas (LNG)

    One of the forces pushing up demand for LNG is environmental politics. Investors ...
  2. Exxon, Oil Search Buy Pacific Gas Licenses (XOM)

    Exxon Mobil and Oil Search Ltd each acquire 40% stakes in deepwater gas exploration ...
  3. Winners and Losers of Low Natural Gas Prices

    Chemical and fertilizer manufacturers benefit from a low price for natural gas, while ...
  4. Williams Companies Trades Ex-Dividend Thursday ...

    Williams will send its dividend payment on June 27 to shareholders of record as of ...
  5. Praxair Stock To Trade Ex-Dividend (PX)

    Praxair will send its dividend payment on June 15 to shareholders of record as of ...
  6. Is Warren Buffett Down on His Kinder Morgan Bet? ...

    Assessing how Buffett's KMI trade might have so far performed has revealed why his ...
  1. How do the average costs compare for the different types of oil drilling rigs?

    Learn the average costs to an oil producer for purchasing either land-based or offshore oil-drilling rigs and some factors ...
  2. How does an oil and gas company measure and state its production?

    Learn the ways in which oil and gas companies measure and state production, and how much oil and gas is produced worldwide ...
  3. What does it cost per barrel for an oil producer to store inventory on a supertanker?

    Learn about the average per barrel monthly cost to an oil producer when excess inventory must be stored aboard oil supertankers.
  4. How does fracking affect natural gas prices?

    Take a deeper look at the impact of hydraulic fracturing on the price for natural gas, and why fracking may eventually price ...
Hot Definitions
  1. Trickle-Down Theory

    An economic idea which states that decreasing marginal and capital gains tax rates - especially for corporations, investors ...
  2. Derivative

    A security with a price that is dependent upon or derived from one or more underlying assets.
  3. Fiduciary

    A fiduciary is a person who acts on behalf of another person, or persons to manage assets.
  4. Sharpe Ratio

    The Sharpe Ratio is a measure for calculating risk-adjusted return, and this ratio has become the industry standard for such ...
  5. Death Taxes

    Taxes imposed by the federal and/or state government on someone's estate upon their death. These taxes are levied on the ...
  6. Retained Earnings

    Retained earnings is the percentage of net earnings not paid out as dividends, but retained by the company to be reinvested ...
Trading Center