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Martin Tillier


Contributor since: 19 Mar 2014

Martin Tillier

Latest articles from Martin

  • Why I Will Be Trying A Short WTI Position Again

    Published 08 October 2016 | viewed 4,704 times

    I am lucky enough to have a small group of dedicated people to whom I teach some of the lessons learned in my time in…

  • Mistrust In OPEC Makes For A Sour Deal

    Published 01 October 2016 | viewed 5,106 times

    Yesterday, after a lot of talk and much speculation the leaders of OPEC emerged from an unofficial meeting at the Algiers energy summit and shocked…

  • How To Trade The OPEC Meeting

    Published 24 September 2016 | viewed 5,214 times

    There has been a lot written, and even more said, about the “unofficial” meeting of oil producers that will take place early next week in…

  • WTI: The Same Price But A Different Play

    Published 17 September 2016 | viewed 4,685 times

    The last time I wrote in these pages was two weeks ago, as I spent last weekend at a trader’s conference, and at that time,…

  • Forego The Temptation Of Betting On Crude This Week

    Published 03 September 2016 | viewed 5,652 times

    I don’t wish to boast (who am I kidding, of course I do), but in these pages I suggested that oil would move up around…

  • Everything Points At Lower Oil Prices In The Next Weeks

    Published 27 August 2016 | viewed 6,295 times

    Back on August 12th, just two short weeks ago, I laid out my reason for being bullish on oil, namely that I expected some serious…

  • The Best Long-Term Oil Play Comes At A Discount

    Published 20 August 2016 | viewed 4,526 times

    I am generally a mild mannered person, but there are certain things about financial markets that frequently make me mad. Some talking heads from big…

  • Brace For More OPEC Rumors This Month

    Published 13 August 2016 | viewed 4,640 times

    In financial markets, very few things are predictable; if they were we would all be fabulously wealthy. Some things, though, definitely fall in the category…

  • The Ideal Candidate To Play A Bounce In Oil

    Published 30 July 2016 | viewed 4,567 times

    We all know in our heart of hearts that the real key to successful investing and trading is to be somewhat contrarian. Warren Buffet’s wisdom…

  • Why This Earnings Season Could Be Difficult For Traders

    Published 23 July 2016 | viewed 3,601 times

    Next week will be one of the busiest for Q2 earnings releases from S&P 500 companies in general, but it is also loaded with reports…

  • Avoid Deception When Trading In Front Of Major Data Releases

    Published 16 July 2016 | viewed 4,246 times

    Trading, in any market, is about taking risk on board. Successful trading, however, is about respecting that risk and managing it accordingly, and a large…

  • Keep An Eye On The Dollar – It’s More Important Than Ever

    Published 09 July 2016 | viewed 5,069 times

    I have, on many occasions in the past in these pages, touched on the relationship between oil and the U.S. Dollar. The basics of that…

  • Do Oil Markets Signal A Downturn?

    Published 02 July 2016 | viewed 4,862 times

    Over the last few months, market watchers have become accustomed to a situation, or rather a correlation, that makes no sense. Oil and stocks have…

  • Thoughts On Brexit: Don’t Panic and Look for Value

    Published 25 June 2016 | viewed 4,494 times

    Okay, so the vote in the U.K. was a shock to many, not least the now “ex” British Prime Minister David Cameron. It was certainly…

  • Futures And How To Use Them

    Published 18 June 2016 | viewed 5,687 times

    With energy, and oil prices in particular, being so much in the news over the last year or so it seems that a lot of…

  • This Summer Could Be Good For Solar Stocks

    Published 11 June 2016 | viewed 8,660 times

    Solar energy stocks are frustrating investments for many people. They look like a no brainer with low P/Es and a bright future for the industry,…

  • Why Oil Failed To Rally Further

    Published 04 June 2016 | viewed 7,796 times

    Oil prices have been on a tear for the last month or so. A combination of a retreat by the dollar from its highs, increasing…

  • The Danger Of Round Numbers: WTI’s Rapid Retreat from $50

    Published 28 May 2016 | viewed 4,940 times

    Yesterday, to much fanfare from the online financial sites and business television stations, WTI, the benchmark for U.S. oil, broke through the $50 level. No…

  • Simple Risk/Reward Makes Natural Gas A Logical Buy

    Published 21 May 2016 | viewed 4,877 times

    There really is no better thing for a trader than when something, a stock, commodity or whatever, gets stuck in a range. It gives the…

  • Why The Sustained Bull Run On Oil Hasn’t Materialized

    Published 13 May 2016 | viewed 3,428 times

    It is, I’m sure, puzzling to a lot of people that after hearing so much news supportive of oil prices this week WTI has failed…

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