IPO

IPO , Shale Plays , Technology

Wilks Brothers-backed ProFrac Sees Tepid NASDAQ Debut

ProFrac’s listing comes at an inopportune time, with equity markets bleeding from fears of aggressive monetary policy tightening by the Federal Reserve and impacts of the Russia-Ukraine war.

May 13, 2022

IPO , Shale Plays , Technology

ProFrac Prices IPO Below Target Range to Raise $288 Million

ProFrac’s listing, which raised $288 million from the issue of 16 million new shares, comes in a rocky year for U.S. capital markets and underscores the challenges facing IPO-bound companies.

May 13, 2022

IPO , Shale Plays

Shale Gas Producer BKV Corp. Explores Potential IPO: Sources

While the volatility in commodity prices makes its exact valuation uncertain, BKV Corp. may be worth up to $2 billion, including debt, when it lists, sources say.

April 29, 2022

IPO , Shale Plays , Technology

Bud Brigham Prepares Rare Oilfield Services IPO: Sources

Austin, Texas-based Atlas Sand has hired Goldman Sachs Group Inc. to lead preparations for the IPO, which could value the company at between $2 billion and $3 billion including debt, sources say.

April 19, 2022

IPO , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Midstream

Excelerate Energy Soars in First Big US Market Debut Since Ukraine Invasion

Excelerate’s offering is the first LNG-related IPO in the U.S. since 2019, indicating a reversal in fortunes for fossil fuel companies as crude oil and natural gas prices bounced back from pandemic lows.

April 13, 2022

IPO , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Midstream

Excelerate Energy Raises $384 Million in First Major IPO Since Russia-Ukraine War

Excelerate Energy sold 16 million shares on April 12 at $24 each, the company said. It had previously indicated it would price its shares at $21 to $24. The IPO values Excelerate at $2.54 billion.

April 13, 2022

IPO , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Midstream

Oil Tycoon George Kaiser Aims to Reopen US IPO Market with Excelerate Listing

Founded in 2003 by oil and gas tycoon George Kaiser, Excelerate Energy aims to raise up to $384 million through an IPO that could value the Texas-based LNG company at about $2.54 billion.

April 4, 2022

IPO , Shale Plays

US Shale Gas Producer Ascent Resources Prepares for IPO: Sources

The two private equity firms that own Ascent Resources—the Energy & Minerals Group and First Reserve Corp.— are working with Citigroup Inc. and Barclays Plc to prepare for an IPO of Ascent, the sources said.

March 31, 2022

IPO , Exploration & Production , Energy Transition

Eni Plans IPO for Norwegian JV Reportedly Worth Up to $13 Billion

Eni, headed by CEO Claudio Descalzi, will remain a majority shareholder in a venture that one source close to the matter said could be valued at between $10 billion and $13 billion in an IPO.

January 24, 2022

IPO , Markets

ADNOC Weighs IPO of Logistics and Services Unit Next Year, Sources Say

Gulf oil producers are looking at sales of stakes in energy assets, capitalizing on a rebound in crude prices to attract foreign investors.

November 22, 2021