Spark Energy: Avoid this intermediary (NASDAQ:SPKE)


  Introduction Spark Energy(SPKE) is an intermediary in the energy production and distribution chain. They compete and act as an alternative to your regulated local utility which probably has a monopoly on most aspects of your electricity/power. Their business model essentially involves buying and selling electricity from a variety ofRead More →

European stocks aim for a positive finish to the week


European stocks pushed higher on Friday and headed for a weekly gain after days of worries over rising coronavirus cases in parts of the world. Potential good news on the U.S.-China trade front was driving some momentum. The Stoxx Europe 600 index SXXP, +0.45% rose 0.6%, after closing down 0.7%Read More →

Canacol Energy Q1 2020: Below Expectations (OTCMKTS:CNNEF)


Investment Thesis Summary Founded in 1970, Canacol Energy (OTCQX:CNNEF) is a Canadian company engaged in the exploration and production of oil and gas focused onshore in Colombia and Ecuador. The company has become an industry-leading natural gas supplier to the Caribbean Coast. Canacol is a key component of regional demand,Read More →

Oil futures on track to book a second weekly decline


Oil futures struggled for direction on Friday, seesawing between modest gains and losses, with prices on track to register a loss for a second week in a row. Traders continued to weigh the prospects for energy demand in the wake of the China-U.S. trade deal on Wednesday and Senate approvalRead More →

A More Diverse Advanced Energy Is Looking At Multiple End-Market Drivers – Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:AEIS)


“Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more”. William Shakespeare, Henry V The cyclicality of the semiconductor industry is a challenge for all equipment suppliers. Advanced Energy Industries (AEIS) has tried to offset and mitigate that cyclicality by deploying capital into diversification efforts. These efforts haven’t really worked soRead More →