Tag: Ukraine

  • Top Ways to Trade Spiking Fertilizer Costs

    Top Ways to Trade Spiking Fertilizer Costs

    The world could run into an “extremely serious” food crisis… All thanks to skyrocketing fertilizer prices. In fact, thanks to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, fertilizer prices are up 300% year over year. “Russia is a key global player in natural gas, a major input to fertilizer production. Higher gas prices, and supply cuts, will further…

  • Top Reasons McDonald’s Stock is Soaring

    Top Reasons McDonald’s Stock is Soaring

    McDonald’s (MCD) stock was crushed over the last few weeks. In fact, thanks to concerns about disruption to its business, with Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the stock fell from about $260 to $217.  While the stock has since recovered to $246, we believe it could test $270, near-term. For one, tensions between Russia and Ukraine…

  • These are Some of Russia’s Biggest Losers

    These are Some of Russia’s Biggest Losers

    Some of Russia’s biggest stocks are nearly worthless. All thanks to its war with Ukraine, and heavy sanctions. Look at Sberbank Russia (SBRCY), for example.  At the end of 2021, it traded around $14 a share.  It’s now down to about 61 cents.  Lukoil (LUKOY) traded around $90 at the end of 2021.  It’s now…

  • Oil Gushed to $105 a Barrel… and It Could Get Worse

    Oil Gushed to $105 a Barrel… and It Could Get Worse

    By now, you know Russia attacked Ukraine. “In announcing a major military operation, Russian President Vladimir Putin deflected global condemnation and cascading new sanctions — and chillingly referred to his country’s nuclear arsenal as he threatened any foreign country attempting to interfere with ‘consequences you have never seen,’” noted Reuters. Meanwhile, NATO plans to reinforce…

  • Three Oil Dividend Stocks to Consider on Potential War

    Three Oil Dividend Stocks to Consider on Potential War

    $7 oil could be a very real possibility. “My guess is that you are going to see $5 a gallon at any triple-digit [oil prices] … as soon as you get to $100. And you might get to $6.50 or $7. Forget about $150 a gallon, I don’t know where we will be then,” Energy…