Is BP Stock A Buy? – BP Stock Analysis

BP is one of the world’s largest integrated oil companies. BP's daily 2020 production (including equity interests) was: oil, 2,000,000 barrels, and natural gas, 7.9 billion cubic feet. BP's 2020 refinery throughput was 1.6 million barrels daily. BP plc is…

Is Shell (RDS) Stock A Buy? – Shell Stock Analysis

Royal Dutch Shell plc, commonly known as Shell, is a British-Dutch multinational oil and gas company headquartered in The Hague, Netherlands, and incorporated in the United Kingdom as a public limited company. Shell is one of the oil and gas…

Is Valero (VLO) Stock A Buy? – Valero Stock Analysis

Valero Energy Corp. (VLO) is one of the largest independent petroleum refiners in the U.S. Valero owns a combined 15 petroleum refineries in the U.S., Canada, and the U.K. with an overall capacityof about 3.1 million barrels a day. With…

Is ENEOS (JXHGF) Stock A Buy? – ENEOS Stock Analysis

ENEOS (Ticker Symbol: JXHGF) is a Japanese company, which has a duopoly over Japan's energy market. ENEOS's businesses include the exploration, importation, and refining of crude oil; the manufacture and sale of petroleum products, including fuels and lubricants; and other…

Is HollyFrontier (HFC) Stock A Buy? – HollyFrontier Stock Analysis

HollyFrontier is one of the largest independent petroleum refiners in the United States. Refiners get to maximize their profit margin when crude oil prices (raw material) are low, and the demand for refined oil (end product) is high. HollyFrontier also…

Is ExxonMobil Stock A Buy? – Exxon Stock Analysis

This week, I fundamentally analyze ExxonMobil's stock. I review Exxon's key ratios, derive the intrinsic value using Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) analysis, and look at expected rate of return from this investment. In the recent months, the entire oil and…

Is Phillips 66 Partners (PSXP) Stock A Buy? – Stock Analysis

This week, I build on my last week's blog post. In this video blog, I fundamentally analyze Phillips 66 Partners' stock. I review PSXP's Business Setup, Annual Report, Risk Factors, Key Ratios, PSX's (Phillip 66 - General Partner) Key Ratios.…

Is Chevron Stock A Buy In 2020? – Chevron Stock Analysis

This week, I build on my last week's blog post. In this video blog, I fundamentally analyze Chevron's stock. I review Chevron's key ratios, derive the intrinsic value using Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) analysis, and look at expected rate of…

Chevron Business Segments, Risk Factors, and Contingent Liabilities

In this week’s video blog post, I look at Chevron's business model, top 5 risk factors, and contingent liabilities outlined in the company's annual report. As value investors, it is important to review the company's fundamentals before deciding to invest…

My Thoughts On The Current Stock Market Condition

The bears have taken over the stock market, and the market volatility has spiked up due to financial and economical uncertainty. For the past couple years, as a value investor, I have been sitting back and looking at the stock…

Investing In Chevron, Exxon Mobil, Or Royal Dutch Shell?

In this week's blog post, I will be comparing three oil and gas behemoths - Chevron, Exxon Mobil, and Royal Dutch Shell. I will use the fundamental data to help us make a determination about which one of these three…