Unilever is buying the stuff for its personal care products as part of a goal to improve its environmental impact.
A new study ranks carriers by overall fuel efficiency, data that can be viewed as a financial litmus test.
It could destroy our nation's best opportunity to get strong and create more jobs.
Investors wary of a domino effect in the Middle East can gain safer exposure to the oil industry with these producers.
And that dubious record, experts say, means costlier gas is here to stay.
We're a lot closer to this goal than we think, and investors can take advantage of it by buying shares in these companies.
Here are 3 exchange traded funds to play the booming US oil industry.
The major oil explorer's pact with China and the sale of some of its assets boost the stock's allure.
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