There Are Lots of Oil & Gas IPOs on Tap

The markets are in a near-frenzy lately, and the Snap (SNAP) IPO is yet another sign of exuberance. It is up to the investor, of course, to determine whether that exuberance is irrational or not. One way to maintain rationality is to focus on companies that have real, tangible, valuable assets. I'm not talking about brand value or presence, or any other cockamamie catchphrases. I'm talking about a balance sheet. 

That may make me sound like a crotchety old man, and maybe I am, but I often remind myself that there are no style points in investing. If it goes up (assuming you are long), it's good, and it doesn't, then you were wrong. ...576 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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