Down for 2014, Exxon Mobil, Phillips 66 and other oil stocks are starting to rally.
Investors would do better over time investing in boring, low-volatility stocks that are hardly ever in the news.
The Oracle of Omaha recently bought $3.7 billion in Exxon Mobil shares. It's a perfect time for an options trade against it.
Shares of the oil company haven't fully rebounded since 2010's Deepwater Horizon spill, which might be good news for long-term investors.
The price could plummet if a deal is struck on Iran. Prices are already dropping as Libyan supplies come back online, says Ian Bremmer.
Berkshire Hathaway has taken recent positions in Exxon Mobil, Suncor Energy and Phillips 66. Here's why.
That's because world demand for it is pretty much insatiable.
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The idea of US crude being a shelter from turmoil abroad may not be as far fetched as it seems.
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