Finance - Exclusives

Producers Can Control Their Destiny

Managers must focus on costs, efficiency and other factors that E&Ps can control in a shaken industry, said BTU Analytics analyst Erika Coombs.

Jan 17 2017 - 2:16pm

Sidley Austin: Exports, LNG Will Crank Up Natural Gas Prices

Law firm partners see Trump’s protectionist sound bites as potential threat.

Jan 12 2017 - 9:55am

Lower Prices Can Impact E&P Acquisitions

M&A deals with gathering agreements designed during high commodity price environment become more complex when prices fall, says consultant.

Dec 2 2016 - 10:33am

OPEC Just Made A Deal: Now What?

The OPEC deal could change the landscape of the oil market for the foreseeable future, but the specifics have yet to be determined.

Dec 1 2016 - 9:30am

How Sticky Are Permian Cost Savings?

About half of all cost savings realized in the Permian Basin to date could be retained into an upturn, with future cost inflation likely hitting hard on the completions side. 

Nov 17 2016 - 1:37pm

Energy Executive Compensation: The Growth Of TSR Plans

During the downturn, many energy companies have focused incentive compensation plans around relative total shareholder return plans.

Nov 16 2016 - 3:55pm

Cimarex Pushes To The Permian Sand Frack And Beyond

Due to changes in frack design from beta-stage wells to wells today, production per well is up about 500%.

Nov 16 2016 - 10:30am

No Place For Good Ol' Boys

Oil and gas companies are often run by good ol’ boy networks, meaning that some finance leaders aren't on—or anywhere near—the leading edge of technology.

Nov 8 2016 - 9:46am

Economists Offer Upbeat Message On Price, Production

Two financial analysts tell DUG Midcontinent crowd that the oil and gas market is beginning to look pretty good again. But will it last? 

Nov 8 2016 - 8:55am

The Future Of Oil: Winners, Losers And The Oil Price

Tight oil ‘have nots’ need a structural reduction on pre-FID costs to maintain their conventional portfolios.

Oct 21 2016 - 1:16pm

Escalating Permian Valuations Start To Squeeze E&Ps

The Delaware Basin has caught up to the Permian in acreage valuations through multiple high-profile deals. But can they make money?

Oct 21 2016 - 12:05pm

Prepped For Takeoff: Equity Firms Refuel Private E&Ps

Luxe Energy gets a $500 million commitment from Natural Gas Partners; Venado partners with KKR.

Oct 11 2016 - 3:35pm