Portfolio of Integrated Oil and Gas Sto
Integrated oil and gas companies explore for and produce oil and natural gas and manufacture and market fuels, lubricants and chemicals. These are very large companies many with global operations.
Most integrated oil and gas companies are cyclical and their stock prices track the price of oil and natural gas. So it is best to buy them at the beginning of a new price cycle when prices are low an dividend yields are high.
Many of these companies pay reliable dividends so their stocks
are appropriate for a long-term dividend reinvestment portfolio.
Here is a table of 13 integrated oil and gas stocks.
|13 Integrated Oil and Gas Stocks|
Stock Returns & Price Chart
Recent Prices &
|China Petroleum & Chemica||SNP|
|Imperial Oil Ltd.||IMO|
|Price data from Quandl as of most recent close.|
To inspect the performance of the Integrated Oil and Gas Stocks portfolio, see the chart below. Portfolio values are computed using monthly closes for stocks from Quandl.All 13 stocks are included in the portfolio computations. The current value of the portfolio assumes that $769.23 was invested (total of $10,000) in each stock at its closing monthly price for the first date shown on the portfolio value chart below. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.
The current value of a $10,000 investment is $11,068. The percent return is 10.68%. The annualized return is 1.02%.
|Return Summary for Integrated Oil and Gas Stocks|
|Current Value of Investment||$11,068.19|
|Number Profitable Returns||3,834|
|Percent Profitable Returns||52.81%|
|Number Unprofitable Returns||3,426|
|Percent Unprofitable Returns||47.19%|
|Profitable to Unprofitable Returns Ratio||1.12|
NOTE: The stocks included in the tables and chart are representative of the industry. They are not recommendations.