ETF Battles: Oil Prices Are Skyrocketing - Which Energy ETFs Are The Best Play?

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In this episode of ETF Battles, I referee an audience-requested triple-header contest between ETFs from State Street Global Advisors (XLE), USCF Investments (USO), and VanEck (OIH).

Program judges David Kreinces with and Cinthia Murphy with the ETF Think Tank judge the ETF match-up, sharing their investing research insights. Each ETF is judged against the other in key categories like cost, exposure strategy, performance, and a mystery category. Find out who wins the battle.



  • 0:00 - Intro.
  • 0:54 - Snapshot of Berkshire Hathaway's portfolio.
  • 1:11- ETF tickers announced for this ETF Battles contest.
  • 2:16 - Cost: XLE vs. OIH vs. USO - Who wins?
  • 3:28 - Exposure strategy: Which energy ETF wins?
  • 5:05 - Performance: Comparison of ETF historical returns.
  • 7:03 - Mystery: Our judges pick key investing factors to examine.
  • 11:45 - Final scorecard results with the ETF winner.
  • 12:54 - Concluding comments and your chance to participate.

Disclosure: ETF Battles is sponsored by Direxion Daily Leveraged & Inverse ETFs.

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Disclaimer: Ron DeLegge has analyzed and graded more than $125 million ...

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