Natural Resources >> Analyst Interviews >> July 11, 2011

Divergent Outlooks For North American Oil & Gas – Amir Arif – Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc.

Amir Arif, Petroleum Engineer and Chartered Financial Analyst, brings to the firm a diverse background in both the energy and the financial services industries. Mr. Arif has more than 13 years of experience in production operations, investment banking and investment research of the energy sector. His focus is on upstream and midstream energy and natural resource companies. Mr. Arif received his B.S. in petroleum engineering with distinction from the University of Alberta and his MBA in finance from the University of Calgary. He is a member of the CFA Institute and the Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of Alberta (APEGGA). Profile
TWST: Oil is trading at around $100, the industry is reporting record profits and we've got lots of political pressure. Where should investors be focused at this point? What should be the top three