|Bid||17.74 x 100000|
|Ask||17.90 x 100000|
|Day's Range||17.22 - 17.22|
|52 Week Range||4.72 - 18.20|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||N/A|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
ExxonMobil (NYSE: XOM) is a behemoth in the oil patch. Like a large ship, Exxon takes a lot of time to change course. There are lots of energy stocks I like better, led by Brookfield Renewable (NYSE: BEP)(NYSE: BEPC), Devon Energy (NYSE: DVN), and Enbridge (NYSE: ENB).
Jerry Jones, majority shareholder of Comstock Resources (NYSE:CRK), is being roasted on Twitter for suggesting the Texas-based shale gas driller hit the “jackpot” from skyrocketing gas prices as millions of Texans were freezing this week, some to death, without gas to heat their homes. Without debating Jones’ morality, let’s analyze if the so-called jackpot in gas prices will continue. As the week wound down, Texas energy firms prepared to restart oil and gas production after days of frozen shutdowns as electric power and water service slowly resumed at darkened oil fields and refineries.
Oil prices have been on fire this year, surging by more than 25% and recently topping $60 a barrel. Given this backdrop, we asked some of our energy contributors which oil stocks they believe are best positioned to benefit if oil prices continue booming. Reuben Gregg Brewer (Helmerich & Payne): Energy services get roughed up when oil falls because their customers pull back on spending.