Acquisitions & Divestitures - Insight


Stone Navigates Tricky Waters, Slashes Capex In Half

The company might try to sale GoM assets to hold onto Appalachia leasehold, analyst says.

Emily Moser
Thu, 01/22/2015 - 11:04

Low Oil Prices May Slow MLP Growth, Speed Up M&A

A major focus of cuts has been U.S. shale properties, given the typically high degree of flexibility in shale budgets, Fitch Ratings says.

Emily Moser
Thu, 01/15/2015 - 07:11

The Cascade Effect

As always, out of adversity spring opportunities. Here are ways to play the current low-price commodity cycle.

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 09:00

Art Of The Steal: Hackers Already Know What You Know

API’s conference offers suggestions for defending your data against relentless assault.

Tue, 01/06/2015 - 15:28

Alphabet Forecasting

What started in mid-November 2014 as anticipation that the industry would drill through a V-shaped recovery has morphed, post-OPEC, into expectations of a U-shaped downturn with a bottom in the first half of 2015. 

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 10:08

Big Growth, Challenges Ahead

Grant Thornton LLP’s survey of E&P companies measures industry sentiment.

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 10:05

Lost: The Final Session

Even though Republicans have taken back Congress, deep divisions remain. Oil and gas companies will live with the consequences of the partisan rivalry. 

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 10:04

Enemy At The Cybergate

As proprietors of coveted intellectual property and critical national infrastructure, upstream oil and gas companies are susceptible to cyberespionage and sabotage.

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 09:59

Social Media Drilldown

Only the federal government has a worse image with the public than the oil and gas industry. Here’s how a social media strategy can help.

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 09:58

By The Numbers: Encana's Permian Acquisition

We believe that Encana will shift from vertical to horizontal development in the acquired assets. 

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 09:47

The New Reality In 2015

This nasty oil price correction was inevitable, probably even needed, though it is going to be painful for a while.

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 09:40

Defensive Line

Play defense. That’s a strategy producers can use to lessen exposure to commodity price volatility in 2015, says Chris Lang of Asset Risk Managment's hedge advisory service.

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 08:52