When it takes up to four million pounds of sand to frack a single well, it’s no wonder that demand is outpacing supply and frack sand producers are becoming the biggest behind-the-scenes beneficiaries of the American oil and gas boom.
Looking into 2014, Chad Mabry is more focused than ever on company-specific fundamentals and relative performance indicators, which help him identify the outperformers. In this interview, Mabry also talks about some companies with exposure to up-and-coming plays that could offer major upside.
Where is the energy industry headed in 1) finding pipeline leaks sooner and 2) stopping them for good? Here's a look at the problems and new technology that could save money, product and the environment.
As an oil analyst at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, it's a given that Neal Dingmann has his eye on energy stocks come rain or shine. In this interview, he tiptoes through North America's major shale plays and points out the cream of the crop.
For a span, this past spring and summer, Yukon prospectors were a cut above the rest. They were holding more of their heady equity gains in the dumbass resources market than, say, those in Colombia or Ghana or Quebec. No more.