Weighing the Risks in International Oil Plays

Explorers and producers need to go where the oil is. But how do you balance resource upside potential with jurisdictional risk? Amin Haque of Stonecap Securities argues that jurisdiction risk isn’t a deal-breaker if management knows how to mitigate it. In this interview with The Energy Report, Haque shares some companies that meet . . . → Read More: Weighing the Risks in International Oil Plays

Fire This Clown

Paul Krugman demonstrates his irrelevance yet again:

What was Mr. Rubio’s complaint about science teaching? That it might undermine children’s faith in what their parents told them to believe. And right there you have the modern G.O.P.’s attitude, not just toward biology, but toward everything: If evidence seems to contradict faith, suppress the evidence.

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Economic Events on December 7, 2012

The Monster Employment Index for November was released today, and the index moved up 2 points from last month to a value of 158, and is 7% higher than last November’s value.

At 8:30 AM EDT, the Employment Situation report for November will be announced, and the consensus for non-farm payrolls is an increase . . . → Read More: Economic Events on December 7, 2012