Long and Short Crude Oil ETF (1x, leveraged 2x and 3x)

There are 2 primary ways to profit from changes in crude oil prices either from oil company stocks or crude oil futures directly. Oil futures listed on the CME have a fixed amount face price per contract. The fixed price of futures contract means smaller investors have limited opportunity to adjust the position in the portfolio based […]

3 Ways to trade Gasoline with UGA ETF

UGA ETF

United States Gasoline Fund (UGA ETF) is the only Gasoline commodity exchange traded fund. UGA invests in gasoline futures (RBOB contracts) hence performance of the ETF mirrors market expectation of future gasoline prices. Each gasoline future contract is worth 42,000 gallons. Commodity ETFs is the best option for small investors that want exposure to commodities […]

Time to buy Energy Company Stocks

Oil price has crashed from high $100’s reached since 2007 to mid $40 and $50s. Following the bottoming in the prices and its recovery. The pendulum between risk and reward looks to be leaning towards reward for long term investors. On a sector basis, investors can play in the recovery oil prices either directly with […]

Natural Gas ETF

Natural Gas ETF

Fracking techniques unleashed one of the largest natural gas production boom in the US history. Natural gas like US crude oil production has been on a tear since the wide adoption of fracking drilling. Natural gas production has spread across the continental US with map below highlight source of 5 largest natural gas production states. […]

Drilling Down Oil and Gas Drillers ETF

United States is undergoing an energy revolution. In any gold rush, there is just as much profits in selling shovels as in mining gold. The same principal applies to the energy boom where the energy service and equipment providers are making hay while the sun is shining and in some cases has considerably outperformed companies […]

Invest in Refiners or Oil Refinery ETF?

Investors looking to add Oil Refinery ETF presents a paradox to the modern day proliferation specialised exchange traded products. ETFs can be cost effective and easy way for investors to take advantage of sectors that is expected to outperform the market. It allows investors to gain traction to sectors that would not be cost effective to […]

Shale ETF (FRAK ETF) – Ride the Boom

Black gold!

The energy sector in the US has experienced a paradigm shift where the oil majors has increased the use of fracking to make up the decline in production dependent on conventional oil and gas extraction methods. Hydraulic fracturing energy companies has been profitable for investors that go into the ground game early with the names likes Chesapeake […]