Recognizing Energy Opportunities

It's been a tough year for all of the beta stocks -- particularly the energy shares. That's one of the reasons it has been so difficult to trade the energy sector in 2013. Value investing in energy is what I do -- what I most like to do is find shares of disliked stocks that are undervalued by the market and buy them.

But that's been a losing game this year, as anything without a dividend or other distribution has been lapped by just about anything that has had one. This "yield chase" has obviously not been restricted to the energy sector, but has kept high quality exploration-and-production (E&P) stocks such as Apache (APA), Noble (NBL), Anadarko (APC) and Cimarex Energy (XEC) in check, at least compared to the dividend deliverers including majors like Conoco (COP) and Chevron (CVX)....436 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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