Following the initial intrusion of the novel coronavirus pandemic and its resultant mitigation measures, most people looked forward to the time when the crisis would become a chapter in a history book. While the SARS-CoV-2 virus remains a stubborn uninvited houseguest, it seems the worst of it is behind us. But that has created its…

Over the nearly two-year trailing period, both the U.S. and the rest of the world have suffered radical changes — so much so that some of the adjustments could be permanent. That specter has put plenty of pressure on investors. But easily one of the most perplexing opportunities right now is in oil stocks. Although…