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Tapping Into the Global Energy Boom

Barrons -- There is a treasure trove of oil and gas buried deep at sea, and FMC Technologies is likely to be a primary beneficiary in the years ahead.

The Houston-based company (ticker: FTI) helps energy exploration companies extract commodities from North American soil and from deep-sea projects around the world. The shares, at a recent $42.97, have slid 22% from their 52-week high. The market is focused on weakness in FMC's domestic business, and isn't giving the company enough credit for growth from its subsea operations, which account for roughly two-thirds of revenue.

FMC is the biggest player in subsea "trees" -- pipes and valves that control production of a deepwater well. With signs that orders are picking up, and significant deepwater equipment demand expected in the next several years, FM


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honda0105
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Message Posted: Jan 12, 2013 7:01:38 AM

given all the toxins that were released w/ the Macondo well blow out, it's unlikely that much is surviving in the sea right now.
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drobbbb
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 2:56:58 PM

should help us reduce our dependency on middle east oil
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supercell
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 12:23:19 PM

Wish I could tap into the treasure trove.
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jimmy544
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 10:05:45 AM

I do not want to subscribe to Barrons to read an article. That said I wonder if FMC had anything to do with the blowout on the Macondo well?
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 9:28:16 AM

Rush to get more of what they can overcharge us for on a more consistent basis.
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 9:24:06 AM

ok...
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 9:07:56 AM

Humanity's head-long rush to global destruction.
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LilRedWagonIN
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:54:00 AM

All producers will need this company's goods, good bet until one of their items fail.
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:53:22 AM

But, I do not want a subscription to Barrons any more than I need more ethanol in a plastic automobile.
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:51:44 AM

We don't need deep deep drilling in the water.
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:51:26 AM

O.K.
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:46:32 AM

Another reason to jump the prices..
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:43:29 AM

We need everything on the table
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:40:27 AM

ok
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:34:05 AM

Then why are our prices increasing!?
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:30:10 AM

here we go again
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:29:25 AM

There goes the neighborhood
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:29:12 AM

Another PB waiting to happen.
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:28:30 AM

I quess they should have been working with BP ...................
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:28:24 AM

Ok.
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:27:15 AM

The day will come when we can no keep up no matter how good the technology.
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:25:48 AM

Go for it.
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:25:46 AM

Great!!
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:25:19 AM

hopefully someone will help and get this exploration going
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:24:48 AM

Looks like they will make a lot of money.
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:24:27 AM

ok
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:24:08 AM

to support exploration off south america
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:23:38 AM

Lets see what happens---then comment
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:21:17 AM

Sounds like someone bought thier stock and wants it to go back up???
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:17:08 AM

I hope they make quality pipes and valves
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:11:06 AM

Sometimes glut is a wonderful thing. Lets go team North America
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:10:49 AM

CNG is the way to go
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:08:26 AM

here we go again
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:07:50 AM

there have to be alternatives to oil that can be pout into production. All we need is the will to develop it.
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:07:30 AM

Supply & demand doesn't seem to be working in this case.
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:05:48 AM

The government is doing us in again
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:04:16 AM

Ok
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:02:49 AM

Why do prices keep rising?
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 8:02:02 AM

without taxpayer subsidies please?
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 7:59:56 AM

really
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 7:59:53 AM

Where can I tap in?
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 6:37:00 AM

Do it safely!
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 6:03:18 AM

Torn between need for energy and raping earth mother
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 6:01:20 AM

cyclical business
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 5:53:38 AM

Very cool...
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 5:43:52 AM

Just don't let BP do any more deep water drilling.
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 5:43:10 AM

Time will tell
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 5:41:02 AM

ok
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Message Posted: Jan 9, 2013 5:40:11 AM

be safe
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We'll see.
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