How Trump’s Exxon Pick is Changing Global Oil Markets

by | published January 5th, 2017

For energy investors, one of the most important Cabinet positions in the upcoming Trump administration may turn out to be the Secretary of State, not Energy.

As Dr. Kent Moors explained to his Energy Capital Research Group Intelligence, Trump’s current candidate for that position, Rex Tillerson, is not only the CEO of Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM), but he has extensive connections to the Russian oil industry.

Tillerson’s nomination could have huge implications for Russia, and the global oil industry as a whole… Click here to read Dr. Moors’ full briefing.

Why Iran’s New Oil Contract Won’t Change a Thing

by | published January 3rd, 2017

Iran yesterday announced a list of 29 international oil companies that have been approved to bid for oil and gas projects under a newly redesigned version of the Iran Petroleum Contract (IPC).

But despite what today’s drop in the price of oil may make you think, this is not a sign that Iran is about to massively increase its oil production and scuttle the Vienna Accord that’s pushing oil prices up.

Here’s why…

To continue reading click here