Lior Cohen

Cohen is an MA graduate in Economics. He worked for several years in a variety of economic related positions including CFO of Egged Europe and Economic Consultant at BDO Israel; in 2010 started his commodities blog tradingnrg.com. He also his financial podcast Market Movers .

Recent Articles By The Author

With Lower Oil Prices, U.S. Producers Are Cutting Production

With Lower Oil Prices, U.S. Producers Are Cutting Production

That may drive up prices eventually.

Caterpillar Faces Challenges at Home and Abroad Next Year

Caterpillar Faces Challenges at Home and Abroad Next Year

The world's largest maker of construction and mining equipment faces headwinds from low oil prices and slower growth in China.

Why Is SolarCity Outshining Its Rivals When It Faces So Many Challenges?

Why Is SolarCity Outshining Its Rivals When It Faces So Many Challenges?

The company's fundamentals are still shaky at best but at least revenue is growing.

Deere & Company Is Still Too Pricey to Buy at These Levels

Deere & Company Is Still Too Pricey to Buy at These Levels

There are some positive signs for the heavy equipment maker but not enough to make up for its weaknesses and relatively high valuation.

Devon Energy's Higher Production, Lower Debt Could Salvage Its Stock

Devon Energy's Higher Production, Lower Debt Could Salvage Its Stock

Devon Energy's shares could recover considering its low debt and higher oil and natural gas liquids output.

Lower Natural-Gas Prices Could Weigh on Shares of Cheniere Energy

Lower Natural-Gas Prices Could Weigh on Shares of Cheniere Energy

Cheniere Energy’s valuation seems reasonable, but a declining natural-gas market could hurt the company's revenue.

Marathon Petroleum Could See Decreased Margins as Oil Prices Fall

Marathon Petroleum Could See Decreased Margins as Oil Prices Fall

Marathon Petroleum won’t necessarily benefit from lower oil prices if the spread between Brent and WTI remains low.

BP’s Many Challenges Worsen the Effect of Oil Prices on Its Stock

BP’s Many Challenges Worsen the Effect of Oil Prices on Its Stock

Shares of BP have fallen due to low oil prices, lower-than-expected earnings, falling profits from Rosneft and the risk related to the 2010 oil spill.

Chesapeake Energy Doesn’t Always Cash in When Natural Gas Prices Rise

Chesapeake Energy Doesn’t Always Cash in When Natural Gas Prices Rise

Chesapeake Energy experiences a high disparity between its realized natural gas prices and market prices. This gap could keep down its revenue from natural gas production.

Anadarko Petroleum Shows It Can Hold Its Own Despite Low Oil Prices

Anadarko Petroleum Shows It Can Hold Its Own Despite Low Oil Prices

Anadarko Petroleum reached its quarterly goals and may become a buyout target for the big oil companies.