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Oil and Gas Investor's Editor-in-Chief Leslie Haines discusses the September 2014 cover story on service and supply companies, which have caught investors' attention as they try to balance efficiency and higher returns at lower cost. A possible rise in service and supply companies' margins, and potentially in the cost of goods and services, have also caught E&P companies' attention.

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 2:23pm

Lawyers address what happens when 'the question of who retains ultimate ownership of the property' arises in litigation such as oil and gas company bankruptcy.

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 11:32am

As unconventional fields mature and as seismic resolution improves, the technology is becoming critical to success.

Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 9:00am

‘We’re very confident that we will crack the code’ to make unconventional plays commercial, said Santos’ Cruickshank.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 12:15pm

The goal of the initiative is to monetize gas at the wellhead.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 11:30am

‘Deeply Embedded’ Challenges: Louisiana’s oil and natural gas industry faces “legal hurdles.”

A Trend With Staying Power:  The trend of “monster wells,” also described as “upsized fracks, upsized completions or enhanced completions,” is “coming of age” in the industry now.

Watch And Wait: “Uncertainty about regulations” looms in Texas, according to Alex Miller, the president and chief of staff of the Texas Alliance of Energy Producers.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 4:53pm

Far more attention is paid to how financing structures affect operations, how repeatable they are and their effects on profitability beyond distributions to investors.


Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 3:06pm

Price pressures on commodities are likely to drive more deals and private equity will likely continue to invest.

Monday, August 25, 2014 - 3:05pm

Larger deals have been more prevalent so far in 2014. In fourth-quarter 2013, the busiest of the year, just two deals eclipsed the billion-dollar mark. 

Monday, August 25, 2014 - 1:42pm

In the second of our two-part interview with Scott Sheffield, the Pioneer Natural Resources CEO delves deeper into some of the possible negative impacts on the industry and the economy unless the federal ban on the export of crude oil is lifted.

Friday, August 22, 2014 - 11:00am
Justitia, the goddess of justice.

Lawsuits are ‘driving investment out of the state,’ industry spokesman says.

Friday, August 22, 2014 - 10:46am
Rig on background the dark sky.

Operators are cracking the code of enhanced recovery in the Eagle Ford, one that comes at a heavy price.

Friday, August 22, 2014 - 10:35am