ReubenGBrewer

Reuben Gregg Brewer

Reuben Gregg Brewer spent 15 years at world renowned Value Line, the publisher of The Value Line Investment Survey, before joining The Motley Fool Blog Community. He started at Value Line as a Mutual Funds analyst After graduating from Columbia University with a Master's degree in Social Work. That role required him to discuss investment tactics with professional asset managers and to analyze a vast array of investment tactics. Although he had been an avid investor since his late teens, being thrown into the fire with “pros” provided an investment education that no school could have provided. Reuben Gregg quickly rose to the management ranks, earning an MBA from Regis University along the way, and eventually ascended to the role of Executive Director of Research. This position left him with the managerial responsibility for all of Value Line's research and publishing efforts, including the company's newsletters in the equities, mutual funds, convertibles, and options spaces. Although his roles at Value Line didn't deter Reuben Gregg from his own research and investing efforts, it did impose material limits on his flexibility to invest and write. Unconstrained by those limits, he is now publishing his thoughts with The Motley Fool.

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Wed Jul 23

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 11:15 AM

More Red Ink at Arch Coal and Alpha Natural Resources

Met coal will keep results at Arch Coal and Alpha Natural Resources down again this quarter, but Arch has another issue to deal with.

Tue Jul 22

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 11:09 AM

Is This Government Wrist Slap a Wake-Up Call for Investors?

Rhino Resource Partners just got slapped on the wrist for substandard work conditions at a mine; is this reason for concern?

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 11:03 AM

American Midstream Partners Proves Bigger Isn't Always Better

American Midstream Partners just agreed to buy assets from DCP Midstream, again using its small size to its advantage.

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 10:59 AM

The Hydropower Pipe Dream

The world is increasingly looking to renewable power, so why is hydropower stuck in neutral?

Mon Jul 21

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 10:20 AM

Plug Power, the Perfect Complement for Solar?

PlugPower is best known for making lift vehicles, but its hydrogen cells can do much more than that.

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 10:12 AM

This Utility Has a Secret Weapon

DTE isn't your run of the mill electric utility, and natural gas will be a key driver of its utility and non-utility efforts over the near and long term.

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 9:59 AM

Peabody Energy Isn't out of the Woods Yet

Peabody Energy is set to report second quarter earnings tomorrow; the numbers are likely to be bad, but it's the news about the future that will be most important.

Thu Jul 17

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 2:17 PM

Utilities Will Soon Beg Customers to Stop Using So Much Power

With new EPA rules placing an emphasis on the demand side, utilities like Con Ed will increasingly try to push customers to use less juice.

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 10:31 AM

IEA Begs for “All of the Above” Strategy

The head of the IEA explains why one power source isn't enough; it's why carbon capture is definitely in our future.

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 10:27 AM

China Will Make India's Coal Habit Even Worse

There's so much coal chasing Chinese demand that coal prices have fallen, and that's making India's demand for the fuel even greater.

Wed Jul 16

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 10:58 AM

Could This Be Google's Next Acquisition Target?

Google is making a push into the energy industry with its Nest line; Opower would be a perfect compliment to that effort.

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 10:52 AM

Utilities Will Soon Beg Customers to Stop Using So Much Power

With new EPA rules placing an emphasis on the demand side, utilities like Con Ed will increasingly try to push customers to use less juice.

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 10:43 AM

NextEra Is Tackling Solar, Wind, and Natural Gas

Natural gas prices are volatile, which is why NextEra is getting into the gas business.

Tue Jul 15

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 4:21 PM

Is It Time to Cash Out of Enterprise Products Partners?

Shares of Enterprise Products Partners have run up, but is it time to take your pipeline profits or switch to this lagging alternative.

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 10:46 AM

Russia Could Be Turning U.S. Trash Into Gold

The big power story is renewables, but don't overlook this alternative fuel that could help the world in more ways than one!

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 10:41 AM

Alcoa Reaches to the Sky, but This Company's Already There

Alcoa just announced plans to buy an aerospace supplier; but it's not the only metal player looking to diversify into this specialty market.

Mon Jul 14

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 12:12 PM

Is This Clean Tech Catching On?

This fuel powered the caveman's world, and it's making a comeback at utility players like E.ON and Drax.

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 12:07 PM

Walter Energy Is Mining More, Arch Coal Is Mining Less: Who Wins?

The metallurgical coal market is oversupplied, and that's causing big problems—is Arch Coal or Walter doing the right thing to survive and thrive?

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 12:01 PM

2 Charts Show Why Wind Power Won't Solve the Carbon Problem

Wind turbines are increasingly being used to provide electricity, but they aren't reliable enough to replace older, dirtier fuels.

Fri Jul 11

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ReubenGBrewer published an article 7:25 AM

SolarCity Is in for a Giant Solar Fight

Rooftop solar growth presents a problem for utilities, but that growth is highly focused, and this makes fighting back easier.

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