February 20, 2019

Alberta Increases Oil-by-Rail Bet with 4,400 Rail Cars Lease

Alberta has increased its bet on oil-by-rail transportation in the absence of new pipeline projects moving ahead, and will now lease 4,400 new rail cars to […]
February 15, 2019

Saudi Aramco Makes Existential Bet On Oil

Undeterred by the prospect of peak oil demand, Saudi Arabia is betting its long-term future on oil. Not only is Saudi Arabia pouring investment into lifting […]
January 15, 2019

Oil Majors Bet Big On Offshore Drilling In 2019

Oil majors will spend US$208 billion on offshore drilling and other oilfield services this year, but not all sector players are positioned to benefit from the […]
December 4, 2018

Gazprom’s Next Big Bet On European Gas Markets

Amid an inimical international situation, an economy that was bound to recover, but does so rather unconvincingly and a tense domestic atmosphere, Russia continues the construction […]
December 2, 2018

Oil Output Cuts May Be Coming But Don’t Bet on It

By Martin Tillier – Dec 01, 2018, 11:59 PM CST As I write, the world’s leaders are meeting at the G20 summit in Argentina. There are, […]
November 17, 2018

Fool The Saudis Twice? Don’t Bet On It

Oil’s bear market shifted into overdrive this week following the largest daily selloff in three years. Brent futures dropped to $65 while WTI hit $55. Both […]
October 21, 2018

Oilfield Service Companies Bet On Full Recovery

Growing Permian drilling and production started lifting last year the revenues and profits of the world’s top oilfield service providers who were badly bruised by the […]