1 Key Trend to Watch in National Oilwell Varco's Earnings

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As the company heads into the upcoming quarter, one aspect of the business to keep a close eye on is the manufacture and sales of floating production platforms. These high cost facilities will become a hot commodity as several regions around the world look to start pumping oil from offshoer fields, and National Oilwell Varco is looking to capture a large portion of that market. To learn more about this Buffett favorite and what its future will look like, tune into the video below.

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