Energy Industry Says Farewell to Matthew Simmons

Well-known investment banker and author, Matthew R. Simmons, died yesterday at the age of 67.  His death was unexpected – he suffered a heart attack and passed away at his home in North Haven, Maine.  Simmons leaves behind a large family – his wife Ellen, and five daughters.  Simmons was most famous...

Are American Oil Companies Underestimated by Wall Street?

The top 3 US oil supplying companies have all posted higher profits than what Wall Street predicted, begging the question as to whether financial analysts are guttering local companies in favour of the Gulf disaster. It seems that Wall Street considers that: - Alternative fuels are a much more feasible...