Value stocks have seen a resurgence in demand during 2022. Rising interest rates increase borrowing costs, making speculative behavior less appealing. As a result, investors have fled from the speculative growth stocks that were so popular when rates were near zero. While some of that money is sitting on the sidelines, a good deal rotated…

A recent report in the Wall Street Journal explained the opportunity in oil stocks succinctly. It begins by noting that Big Oil is generating massive cash flows on high oil prices. Those massive cash flows are leading to record revenues.  That news in and of itself bodes well for oil stocks. Record revenues should push…

While dividend yields have partially declined of late due to rallying stock prices, it’s still possible to find attractive high-yield retirement stocks on Wall Street. These businesses typically generate stable cash flow, boast strong balance sheets, and have reasonable dividend payout ratios. As a result, these companies have the financial resilience to grow their businesses…

As the price of crude oil continues to hit multi-year highs, the Street is staunchly focused on energy stocks these days. The oil and gas rally continued during the third quarter, implying stronger margins and cash flows for the category. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), “Brent crude oil spot prices averaged $74 per…

Thanks to the strong recovery of global oil consumption from the pandemic, energy stocks are the top performing market sector of the S&P 500 this year. The commodity price rally has been fueled by the recovery from the pandemic, as well as the limited oil production from OPEC and Russia. These two factors have led…

After besting every other sector in the first half of 2021, energy stocks are finally receiving their comeuppance. I can think of many reasons for the reversal of fortune. We’ll outline a few below and then share three energy stocks to sell before the damage worsens. The first reason for the fallout is the overall…