Operators are increasingly proving an oily, Eagle Ford-play extension northeast of the original play's core.
"It seems like a lot more people are starting to get it,” Steve Herod, Halcón Resources Corp. president, said of investor understanding about the extension’s potential. “The momentum is definitely picking up. It’s not just us [drilling it].”
Anadarko Petroleum Corp., Apache Corp., Clayton Williams Energy Inc., SM Energy Co., Comstock Resources Inc. and privately held operators have rigs at work in the area as well. “They’re starting to talk about it more.”
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