Category oil

Crude Suffers 22 Percent Slide In November; Oil’s Worst Month In Over A Decade; If It Is Now Time To Buy Commodities — “This Fund Should Score”

Crude Suffers 22 Percent Slide In November; Oil’s Worst Month In Over A Decade; If It Is Now Time To Buy Commodities — “This Fund Should Score”      Stephanie Yang and Christopher Alessi had an article in this weekend’s (Dec. 1/2, 2018) Wall Street Journal (WSJ), noting that “U.S. crude prices notched their biggest one-month percentage loss since […]

“Don’t Take That Bite At Apple…..Yet;” “What The Oil Market Is Telling Investors;”  “4 Picks By An Early Apple Fan;”

“Don’t Take That Bite At Apple…..Yet;” “What The Oil Market Is Telling Investors;”  “4 Picks By An Early Apple Fan;” http://www.fortunascorner.com     The title above is from four articles in this weekend’s (Nov. 19, 2018) Barron’s. The first article, “Don’t Take That Bite At Apple……Yet,” by Tae Kim recommends that investors be a little more patient before taking a […]

Major U.S. Stock Market Performance — Major Indices — Between Memorial Day To Labor Day; 2018 Hurricane Season Could Whip Up Commodities; Nektar Pharmaceuticals Surges/Bio-Tech Breakout

Major U.S. Stock Market Performance — Major Indices — Between Memorial Day To Labor Day; 2018 Hurricane Season Could Whip Up Commodities; Nektar Pharmaceuticals Surges/Bio-Tech Breakout   http://www.fortunascorner.com      Kensho Analytics, provided a chart to CNBC’s Half Time hosts on Friday, regarding the historical performance of the major U.S. stock indices since 1990 — if you […]

DOW Ticks Higher; But, Beware Of Summer Storm;” ‘Oil Prices Could Soon Spike To $100 Per Barrel;’ ‘Alexa — What Did Kim Just Say?”

DOW Ticks Higher; But, Beware Of Summer Storm;” ‘Oil Prices Could Soon Spike To $100 Per Barrel;’ ‘Alexa — What Did Kim Just Say?”   http://www.fortunascorner.com      First, on this Memorial Day, thanks to all those who have served in America’s armed forces, the intelligence community, and others who have willingly sacrificed on behalf […]

‘Why Stocks Can’t Wait For The Midterms To Be Over’; After Iran Decision, Top Oil Analyst Is Bullish On The Commodity Short-Term, Says We Could See A “Dramatic Rise,” If We Get Tropical Storms This Summer

‘Why Stocks Can’t Wait For The Midterms To Be Over’; After Iran Decision, Top Oil Analyst Is Bullish On The Commodity Short-Term, Says We Could See A “Dramatic Rise,” If We Get Tropical Storms This Summer   http://www.fortunascorner.com      The title above is from Mark Hulbert’s May 7, 2018 article in the Wall Street Journal.  Mr. […]

Building The Future Force: Guaranteeing American Leadership In A Contested Environment

The comments highlighted in blue below are by/from Col. (Ret.) David Maxwell; and, his contact info is at the bottom of this page.  RCP, fortunascorner.com David Maxwell Comment:  “The 40 page report can be downloaded here:  https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.cnas.org/documents/CNASReport-FutureForce-Final.pdf?mtime=20180309142929   Interestingly there is no discussion of Special Operations in the future force nor irregular, political, or unconventional warfare, […]

China Looking To Become Co-Owner Of Russia’s Biggest Oil Company

www.rt.com March 12, 2018 China looking to become co-owner of Russia’s biggest oil company Chinese state-controlled Huarong Asset Management has bought a 36.2 percent stake in the unit of CEFC China Energy through which CEFC is acquiring a $9.1 billion stake in Russian oil giant Rosneft. According to CEFC filings seen by Reuters, Huarong has […]

Ed Yardini On ‘Why Stocks Will Keep On Cooking’ In 2018

Ed Yardini On ‘Why Stocks Will Keep On Cooking’   www.fortunascorner.com        Leslie P. Norton had an article in this weekend’s (Mar. 10/11) Barron’s, with the title above.  She conducted an interview with Ed Yardini, founder/CEO of Yardini Research.  Mr. Yardini, who is one of the more followed stock market forecasters, told Barron’s that “earnings are phenomenal; […]

Putin’s Power Play: Saudi-Russian Oil Deal Leads To Bigger Russia Role In The Middle East

Putin’s Power Play: Saudi-Russian Oil Deal Leads To Bigger Russia Role In The Middle East   www.fortunascorner.com      “Saudi Arabia’s oil production agreement with Russia was opportunistic at first; but, it is now the foundation for a broader arrangement that has the potential to reduce already waning U.S. influence in the Middle East,” wrote […]

Did The U.S. Sink An Iranian Oil Tanker En Route To North Korea?

https://english.alarabiya.net/en/features/2018/01/15/ANALYSIS-Did-the-US-sink-an-Iranian-oil-tanker-on-its-way-to-North-Korea-.html?utm_source=World+Affairs+Newsletter&utm_campaign=126f05df51-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_01_15&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_f83b38c5c7-126f05df51-294664345 ANALYSIS: Did the US sink an Iranian oil tanker en route to North Korea? Smokes and flames engulf the burning Iranian oil tanker Sanchi in the East China Sea. (AP) Masoud Al Zahid, Al Arabiya EnglishMonday, 15 January 2018 Text size A A A An Iranian tanker sank on Sunday after catching fire for eight days in […]