- Over the past 18 months, oil and gas prices have slumped, and won’t likely recover soon.
- A drop in share prices, however, creates killer investment opportunities.
- Boost your portfolio with these strong performers in the energy sector.
Is it possible to make money in energy stocks right now? Here’s what you need to know…
Plummeting oil and gas prices cause many investors to shy away from the sector, especially in the past 18 months. That’s according to a recent International Energy Agency report.
And looking ahead, 2017 won’t likely fare much better.
On the bright side, this situation creates investment opportunities, particularly in dividend-paying companies that haven’t trimmed payouts even as share prices have dropped.
With a rebound in oil and gas prices on the horizon once the industry stabilizes, share prices should rise again, as well.
Keep the following well-run companies in mind as you look to pump up your energy portfolio.