Exploration & Production - Exclusives

QEP Resources Receives $2 Billion Takeover Offer From Elliott Management

Activist investor Elliott Management offered to buy oil and gas producer QEP Resources in an all-cash deal valued at $2.07 billion, saying that the company is "deeply undervalued."

January 7, 2019

WaterBridge Buys Concho’s Southern Delaware Produced Water Assets

WaterBridge bolstered its Southern Delaware Basin position by acquiring all of Concho Resources’ produced water assets in the region.

January 4, 2019

Insight: 2019 Could Bring Gains For Recovering Oilfield Services Sector

Analysts say the oilfield services sector could see a 10% to 15% increase in overall earnings in 2019 as E&Ps increase spending.

January 4, 2019

The ‘Shale On It’ Game

Stratas Advisors conducts a game of trivia on 2018 unconventional resources dealing with production, drilling and field activity in U.S. shale.

January 4, 2019

Oil And Gas Investor Ranks Top 50 E&Ps

From the biggest operators with multinational portfolios to basin-specific smaller producers with motivation to grow. Investor showcases the 50 most-valued U.S. independents.

January 3, 2019

Trends To Watch In 2019

Expect plenty of capital, plenty of volatility, plenty of shifts in investor strategies—and plenty of unfolding stories to track as the new year progresses.

January 1, 2019

The Year In Energy

These five big energy stories happened in 2018.

December 31, 2018

Year Of Consolidation Highlights 2018 Oil And Gas Deal Making

Overall, 2018 was the Year of Consolidation as several E&Ps agreed to merge throughout the U.S., including inside and outside the prolific Permian Basin.

December 28, 2018

Forty Under 40: George J. Wommack, Petro Waste Environmental

George J. Wommack, founder and CEO of Petro Waste Environmental—the largest oil and gas waste disposal company in the Permian Basin, is today’s Forty Under 40 honoree.

December 28, 2018

2018 Brings Oil Exploration, Development Uptick Post-Downturn

Stratas Advisors shares thoughts on this year’s exploration and development activity.

December 27, 2018

Forty Under 40: Bradley Williams, Elephant Oil & Gas

Today’s Forty Under 40 honoree is Bradley Williams, president and CEO of Elephant Oil & Gas which he relaunched earlier this year to pursue opportunities in the Powder River Basin.

December 27, 2018

Top Oil, Gas Stories That Shaped Industry In 2018

From oil prices to bottlenecks and ballot battles to trade uncertainty, these news stories most defined the direction of oil and gas this year.

December 26, 2018