Special Reports Archive

The “Supply Shock” That’s Turning the Oil Market on Its Head

After 40 years of empty promises, the prospect of U.S. energy independence has become a reality.

And what started five years ago in the Bakken has set off ripples around the world. The up-shot for investors is almost inconceivable profits. Full Report.

Clean Energy: The Top Companies in Small Nuclear Power Plants

Some 550 miles northwest of Anchorage, a tiny Alaskan settlement may hold the key to solving electricity shortages for small communities all over the world. Full Report.

New Geothermal Technology: How to Invest in the 30,000-Year Energy Supply

A cheap, reliable energy source is waiting under the earth’s surface. It’s not oil, coal or any other fossil fuel. And it’s everywhere, including under your feet, right now.

Unbelievable amounts of heat are sitting under the surface of the earth. And this heat could supply the world’s energy needs for the next 30,000 years. Full Report.

Clean Electricity: How to Profit from Obama’s 80% Challenge

In his State of the Union address, President Obama challenged the U.S. to produce 80% of our electricity from clean energy sources by 2035.

Right now, only about 11.5% of America’s electricity comes from clean sources. Clean electricity in the United States will have to grow more than 500% from today’s levels to reach his goal. Full Report.

Oil Futures: How to Predict Oil Prices -Using Crack Spreads

By next year, you could be paying $5 for a gallon of gas.

Ignore whatever the mainstream media is telling you about oil and gas prices. Full Report.

Smart Grid Technology: Profit from Digital Electricity’s Global Boom

The world will spend $200 billion on smart grid technology in the next four years.

That’s three times NASA’s total price tag to put Neil Armstrong on the moon, in 2011 dollars. But Neil wasn’t nearly as influential as smart grid will be.Full Report.

How To Pick (The Best) Oil Stocks

“Hey Kent: What do you think about this little oil stock I found?”

This is the most frequently asked question I get from readers. Yet, unfortunately, I can’t address all of these requests. There are just too many of them. So I’ve done the next best thing…

Have a listen.

In this 5-minute Podcast, I’ll show you the first five things I need to see in an oil company before I recommend its stock. So if the shares you’re considering meet these essential requirements, you’ve definitely done your homework… and should expect to be rewarded for your efforts with some significant capital appreciation.

The “Global Big-Oil Bailout”

Three of the world’s major oil-producing countries are in trouble. Their enviable crude reserves are intact. But they simply don’t have the resources – or in one case, the experience – to get it out of the ground. Yet their economic survival depends upon this untapped crude.

So they’re enlisting Global Big Oil to “bail them out” – to come in and help them explore, drill and extract, among other activities required for production. The pay is good, too. And for the smaller companies helping out, the profit potential is staggering. Full Report.

An Unusual Short-Term Profit Opportunity in Oil

You don’t always need to pump, transport, or sell oil to make a profit. Sometimes you just need to hold it.

For the average investor to make a profit, you need to know these three things:

  1. Who controls the storage facilities;
  2. Which trading companies have the best capacity to store crude oil, along with the refineries that can hold off on processing it; and perhaps most importantly,
  3. When to pull the plug.

Full Report.

The Oil Spill: Disasters and Opportunities

Off the coast of Louisiana, a disaster killed 11 people… single-handedly derailed an energy bill on Capitol Hill… prompted every governor considering offshore drilling to do an abrupt about-face… and revised how both public opinion and the market will look at oil production for years to come.

But even in tragedy, there is opportunity. These seven investment plays are accumulating considerable upside potential, both short-term and long-term, in the aftermath of the spill. Full Report.

How to Become A “New Energy” Millionaire

It’s no secret. Energy has been producing millionaires for a century now. That isn’t likely to change for the next 100 years, either. What is changing, even now, is how these new millionaires will be made.

In the months ahead, windfall profits are reserved for a handful of small, niche companies poised to become the biggest winners. And if you put your money into this one powerful little sub-sector, you could ride the profit wave along with them. Indeed, the new global power broker in oil has emerged. As you’ll see, this small – but important – group of companies now holds all the leverage… Full Report.