Watch this video, the information is dense, so close out all your other internet activity, otherwise you will miss some of it. Here are some highlights as I have gathered them: 1. There is inherent demand. 2. Capex has dropped five fold. 3. Major oil companies are cash-strapped. 4. Oil is going to the highest bidder, period. 5. Conventional oil has declined since 2005, since then, it cost 3.5 trillion dollars in development to lose a million barrels a day production. https://energypolicy.columbia.edu/e...arket-forecasting-main-approaches-key-drivers If you watch this and think, boy, that Rick Larson really is ruining my day. Well, think again. Because this information will prepare you for higher [energy] prices and/or shortages. I am your best friend, and do have some advice for you.