Stephen Simpson, CFA
Long only, growth at reasonable price, value, research analyst

Forum Energy Technologies Building A One-Stop Energy Shop

In recent years, major energy sector equipment manufacturers like Cameron (NYSE:CAM), National Oilwell Varco (NYSE:NOV), and FMC Technologies (NYSE:FTI) have had to make way for new competitors. Most investors are probably already familiar with General Electric's (NYSE:GE) ambitious growth in the offshore/subsea equipment sector, but Forum Energy Technologies (NYSE:FET) may not be as familiar to readers. While there are certainly ample risks attendant with a debt-fueled roll-up strategy in a very cyclical industry, investors may want to get up to speed on a company that looks to offer a rare "soup to nuts" array of equipment and exposures in the energy space.

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