October 3, 2019 - 4:48 PM EDT
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2 Small Caps That Are Winning in the Oil Patch

Investing in oil stocks can feel dangerous. Oil is a commodity, so branding seems largely irrelevant. Your stocks can get swept up -- or down -- by macro events. New oil discoveries can make small caps jump overnight -- but the opposite can happen if the well runs dry, or there is no oil at all. And oil companies typically carry large debt loads, with 28 filing for bankruptcy just last year (a number that will likely increase in 2019). So what's an investor to do?

Just keep digging! There are fascinating plays in the energy sector. All you have to do is find them.

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Source: Motley Fool (October 3, 2019 - 4:48 PM EDT)

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