Basic Energy Services, one of my most favorite positions, is reporting Q1 earnings after the close.
The stock is up ~80% since the start of the year. Accordingly, it is being afforded a little break today, while longs lock in some gains.
Cain Hammond Thaler will not be among the profiteers, as he is resting self-assuredly in his 9th floor office, indifferent to the prospect of a BAS sell off. Cocky, even.
Natural gas spot pricing is back to $4.70. That is a huge rebound from the mighty flush out that first put the natural gas sector on ice. Since which time, BAS and strengthened their corporate entity, engaging in buy outs and solidifying the balance sheet.
Let’s see what they can do.If you enjoy the content at iBankCoin, please follow us on Twitter