The US is recovering unprecedented amounts of oil through fracking and other collection procedures. That isn't translating to lower prices at the pump, however.
A new report says increases in shale output surpass official estimates and will soon make the country No. 1 in the world.
These high-quality stocks are well positioned for growth and income.
That's what a consumer advocacy group argues, adding the project would mostly benefit multinational oil giants.
That's the prediction of one industry executive, who adds that cheaper crude doesn't necessarily mean lower gas prices.
None of these supposedly dire recent worries have amounted to anything in this market, and those who took advantage of them and invested made a nice profit.
Industry sentiment has been improving since 2011, but may not reflect economic realities.
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