Two Energy Plays Stay Attractive

Domestic energy production continues to grow at an impressive rate, even after six years of already significant production growth. Crude oil production increased by almost 800,000 barrels a day in 2012 over 2011 levels. This is the largest increase in crude oil since commercial production started in the U.S. in 1859.

The U.S. Energy Information Administration forecasts this will be surpassed in 2013, with another increase of at least 800,000 barrels a day. Moreover, the EIA predicts that the country will be producing just under 8 million barrels a day of crude by the end of 2014, which would be the highest level of overall domestic production since 1988....472 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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