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Do you know Contango?

Are you familiar with the term 'contango'? No, it's not a dance that you’ll see on Dancing with the Stars. Contango is a term used to describe an investment environment when futures prices are higher than current prices, known as 'spot prices.' In a normal investing world, futures prices are lower than spot prices. The [...]

By |2017-05-31T10:36:00-08:00September 7th, 2011|Political & Energy Markets|Comments Off on Do you know Contango?

Heating oil supply looks plentiful

While much is made in the media regarding peak oil and resulting skyrocketing fuel prices, industry experts indicate that there is plenty to be optimistic about. Peter Beutel of Cameron Hanover, an energy hedging company, says that “We have more oil than we’ve had in probably three decades.” He goes on to say that if [...]

By |2017-05-31T10:36:00-08:00April 4th, 2011|Political & Energy Markets|Comments Off on Heating oil supply looks plentiful