Companies - News

Permian-Focused Callon Petroleum Names Correne Loeffler As Interim CFO

Correne S. Loeffler will assume her new role at the Permian Basin-focused company from Joe Gatto, who was named CEO in late May following the unexpected death of Fred Callon.

2017/06/23

Lonestar Resources Posts 'Eye-Popping' Eastern Eagle Ford Update

Lonestar Resources provided impressive results from its Wildcat B #1H well located in Brazos County, Texas, in the eastern Eagle Ford Shale.

2017/06/22

Gulfport Energy Releases 'Encouraging' Scoop Well Results

Gulfport Energy on June 21 released 'encouraging' initial results from the Oklahoma City-based company's first operated Scoop wells from the Vinson pad.

2017/06/22

Encana Increases Permian Type Curves, Premium Return Inventory

Encana's cube development and advanced completions have led to a 20% increase in the company's Permian type curves and 700 new premium return locations.

2017/06/21

SRC Energy: Finalizes New Name; Updates Wattenberg Operations

SRC Energy's shareholders approved the proposed name change of the Denver-based company, formerly known as Synergy Resources, as well as provided recent Wattenberg well results.

2017/06/20

Energen Sticks To Plan Following Strong Permian Basin Results

Birmingham, Ala.-based Energen, which has a large concentration of its assets in the Permian Basin, also raised its 2017 production forecast by 5.9% to 70,200 barrels of oil equivalent per day.

2017/06/20

Cenovus To Replace CEO Brian Ferguson; Plans Asset Sales

Cenovus will replace CEO Brian Ferguson, who championed an unpopular purchase of western Canadian oil sands assets from ConocoPhillips, though it failed to name a successor.

2017/06/20

US Supreme Court Rejects Appeal Seeking $9 Billion Payment From Chevron

The U.S. Supreme Court handed a victory to Chevron by preventing Ecuadorean villagers and their American lawyer from trying to collect on an $8.65 billion pollution judgment.

2017/06/19

Pioneer Natural Resources Hires Neal Shah As VP Investor Relations

Neal comes to Pioneer Natural Resources with a 'strong financial and equity research background,' most recently working at Thrivent Asset Management and Nuveen Asset Management.

2017/06/16

BHP Billiton Names Ken MacKenzie As New Chairman

Named to succeed Jac Nasser as BHP chairman from Sept. 1, MacKenzie's early challenge will be to deal with calls for a revamp at the world's biggest miner from activist shareholders.

2017/06/16

Activist Shareholder Elliott Calls For BHP Board Overhaul

Activist shareholder Elliott called on BHP Billiton on June 14 to "upgrade" its board of directors as the company prepares to select a new chairman this week.

2017/06/14

Bonanza Creek CEO, President Richard Carty Resigns

R. Seth Bullock, managing director of Alvarez & Marshall who led efforts in assisting Bonanza Creek through its restructuring, was retained as the company's interim CEO.

2017/06/13