Acquisitions & Divestitures

A&D - E&P

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Coiled-Tubing Fracks Pumping Interest In New Completion Design

‘The interesting thing with this technology is it allows you to optimize spacing. It is one of the first technologies ever like this in the hole. What it allows you to do post-frack is determine how many of the fracks you pumped actually communicated with the prior frack,’ says Jones Energy’s Stephen Roberts.

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 09:48
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Chevron, Linn Ordered To Shut California Wells On Water Concerns

California regulators ordered oil drillers including Chevron and Linn Energy to halt operations at 12 injection wells.

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 14:15
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Anadarko Petroleum Cuts 2015 Capex By One-Third

Anadarko Petroleum Corp. said it will reduce spending by about 33% this year.

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 10:21
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PetroShare Acquires Wattenberg Field Acreage

PetroShare Corp. announced that it has accepted an assignment of about 309 net acres in Adams County, Colo.

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 15:47

Insight

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Volatility Draws Billions Into Oil Funds

Five of the biggest oil exchange-traded funds have seen their assets more than quadruple since July.

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 09:36
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US Oil Holds Above $51, Saudi Comments Lay Price Floor

U.S. crude was trading comfortably above $51 a barrel in Singapore on March 5.

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 08:47
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Anadarko Petroleum Cuts 2015 Capex By One-Third

Anadarko Petroleum Corp. said it will reduce spending by about 33% this year.

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 10:21
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Oil Holds Near $50 As Investors Await US Crude-Stockpile Data

Crude traded near $50 a barrel in New York before U.S. government data on inventory levels in the world’s biggest oil consumer.

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 09:46

Joint Ventures

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Caza, Clayton Williams Terminate Farm-Out Agreement In Wolfcamp

Caza, of The Woodlands, Texas, was to drill an initial horizontal Wolfcamp well on the Reeves County acreage.

Emily Moser
Thu, 02/26/2015 - 13:09
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Swift Energy Buys Rights To 24,000 Eagle Ford Acres, Seeks JV

The shale gas company’s deal comes after executives have said they want to sells assets to reduce debt.

Darren Barbee
Thu, 02/26/2015 - 12:45
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REXX Looks To Move Assets In Face Of Cash Flow Crunch

The company is also seeking a JV partner and leadership is considering the sale of selected assets in the Marcellus.

Darren Barbee
Fri, 02/20/2015 - 10:48
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Anadarko Petroleum Eyes Deals In Shaky A&D Market

Oil price sensitivity heightened as $5 WTI change moves cash flow by $350 million.

Darren Barbee
Thu, 12/04/2014 - 14:00

Mergers & Acquistions

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Forest Oil Bondholders Seek $584 Million In Sabine Deal Suit

Forest Oil Corp. bondholders claim they were deprived of $584 million when First Reserve Corp. structured a merger to avoid redeeming their debt.

Emily Moser
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 15:28
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Encana Ready For More Deals As Oil Collapse Heats Up Talks

Fresh off one of the busiest years for A&D in its history, the Canadian oil and natural gas producer is seeing opportunities in the crude price collapse.

Emily Moser
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 15:50
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Sweden's Dome Agrees To Sell US Operations To PEDEVCO

PEDEVCO, doing business as Pacific Energy Development (PED), also announced that it acquired about 13,000 net acres in the Denver-Julesberg Basin, alomst entirely in Weld County.

Emily Moser
Wed, 02/25/2015 - 12:18
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Atlas Unitholders Approve Mergers With Targa Resources

In October, Atlas and Targa announced that the companies had agreed to a $7.7 billion merger.

Emily Moser
Fri, 02/20/2015 - 15:00

Midstream

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BNSF Oil Train Derails In Rural Illinois

A BNSF Railway train loaded with crude oil derailed and caught fire.

Fri, 03/06/2015 - 09:07
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Goldman Sees LNG As Biggest Commodity After Crude This Year

Global trade in LNG will exceed $120 billion this year, Goldman said.

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 10:27
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US Senate Fails To Override Keystone Pipeline Bill Veto

The project now awaits an administration decision on whether to allow it.

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 14:04
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Cheniere Prices $625 Million Of Convertible Notes

The notes will bear interest at a rate of 4.25% per year and mature on March 15, 2045.

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 08:07

Service & Supply

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Coiled-Tubing Fracks Pumping Interest In New Completion Design

‘The interesting thing with this technology is it allows you to optimize spacing. It is one of the first technologies ever like this in the hole. What it allows you to do post-frack is determine how many of the fracks you pumped actually communicated with the prior frack,’ says Jones Energy’s Stephen Roberts.

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 09:48
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Oil Industry Faces Aggressive Fed Corruption Investigations

From oil companies to scientific equipment makers, enforcement actions resulted in total corporate penalties of $1.57 billion in 2014 and averaged a record $156.6 million.

Darren Barbee
Fri, 02/27/2015 - 15:01
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Major Service Company Layoffs Hit 17,000; E&P Capex Tumbles

E&Ps are also cutting their workforce, while sand suppliers see reduced demand.

Fri, 01/23/2015 - 12:17
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Sanchez, Halcón Latest E&Ps To Tamp Down Capex

Halcón’s budget will fall 60% from 2014 levels while Sanchez reduces rigs.

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 11:27