Acquisitions & Divestitures

After Prosperous 2016, Private Equity Makes Its Plays

In fourth-quarter 2016, nearly all of the $11.9 billion in transactions were made by public companies purchasing from private-equity firms.

Feb 22 2017 - 4:16pm

Black Stone Minerals Forms JV For Haynesville/Bossier Wells

The agreement with Canaan Resource Partners covers certain Haynesville and Bossier shale acreage in the Shelby Trough operated by XTO Energy Inc.

Feb 22 2017 - 3:05pm

Marketed: Oklahoma Waterflood Project, Marjo Reserves

Marjo Reserves LLC is looking for a buyer or partner for its South Fort Supply waterflood project in Woodward County, Okla., in a sale handled by Meagher Energy Advisors.

Feb 22 2017 - 12:45pm

Chaparral Aims For Pipeline Sale In Push To Exit Bankruptcy

Chaparral has a hearing on March 9 to confirm its plan to emerge from Chapter 11 bankruptcy, funded in part by asset sales.

Feb 21 2017 - 3:25pm

Marathon Caps 2016 A&D Run With One More Sale

Marathon closed a $1.3 billion year of deals announced or closed, including the sale of $155 million in Wyoming acreage.

Feb 20 2017 - 10:55am

Matador’s Midstream JV Plugs Delaware Capex Hole

Matador’s JV with a private company far exceeds analyst estimates, who considered the midstream infrastructure worth $250 million or so.

Feb 17 2017 - 3:45pm

Parsley’s Sheffield: Midland’s Fragmented Pieces Drive A&D

The complexity of mineral ownership and working interests creates opportunities for landmen who can put together large tracts of acreage, Sheffield said.

Feb 17 2017 - 9:54am

California Resources To Accelerate Activity With $250 Million JV

The Los Angeles-based company formed a joint venture with Benefit Street for the investment of up to $250 million for the development of opportunities in its conventional and unconventional assets.

Feb 16 2017 - 4:25pm

Marketed: Elevation's Permian Producing, Undeveloped Leasehold

Elevation Resources LLC is selling Permian Basin assets in two separate, sealed-bid offerings handled by Oil & Gas Asset Clearinghouse LLC.

Feb 16 2017 - 2:30pm

Update: FTC Approves Enbridge, Spectra Merger With Conditions

The FTC said the firms agreed to resolve the charges by adopting a consent decree that would require Enbridge to notify the panel before acquisitions in areas off Louisiana.

Feb 17 2017 - 7:15am