Results have been stronger than Wall Street's lowered estimates. Retailers' results should be strong.
For conservative investors, this fuel distributor has low commodity risk and a high yield.
This pipeline operator trades at a discount to its peers and offers a 6% yield.
With the twin U.S. fiscal cliff and euro debt crisis worries out of the way, commodities get another boost as investors are now freer to focus on growth stories in economies such as China.
This Canadian energy company offers an 8.7% yield and capital gains potential.
This leading coal miner is a favorite speculation in an out-of-favor sector.
This miner's controverial expansion into oil & gas has created a buying opportunity.
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