Public Capital

Public Capital , Earnings , Exploration & Production

EOG, Coterra Join Oil Profit Bonanza, Boosts Investor Returns

A rally in energy prices has helped EOG Resources raise its quarterly dividend by 10% and declare a special dividend. Meanwhile, Coterra Energy pledged to return nearly a third of its free cash flow to shareholders.

November 4, 2022

Public Capital , Exploration & Production , Health, Safety & Environment

Suncor Unveils Steps to Improve Oil Sands Safety after Fatalities

Interim CEO Kris Smith promised to improve Suncor's poor safety and operational record when he took over following former CEO Mark Little’s resignation in July.

November 4, 2022

Public Capital , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

Permian Takeover: Multinationals in the Permian Basin

Companies with global influence and interests control more than half the acreage in the Permian Basin. Here is a rundown of the major player’s operations in the Permian including acreage, production and near-term plans.

November 2, 2022

Public Capital , Earnings

BP Joins Rivals with Bumper $8.2 Billion Profit

BP said it expects to pay around $2.5 billion in taxes for its British North Sea business this year, including $800 million in a windfall tax.

November 1, 2022

Public Capital , Exploration & Production , Natural Gas

ConocoPhillips C-Suite Chat: Listening to Ryan Lance

Ryan Lance, E&P leader at the helm of ConocoPhillips Co., has worked with peers and governments throughout the world. On the energy future, he says, “It’s really going to take ‘all the above.’”

November 1, 2022

Public Capital , Earnings , Legislation

Oil Giants’ Massive Profits Revive Calls for Windfall Taxes

Four of the five largest global oil companies have now reported results, combining for nearly $50 billion in net income, lifted by tight global markets and disruption following Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine.

October 31, 2022

Public Capital , Earnings

TotalEnergies, Shell Post Bumper Profits, LNG Business Diverges

The world’s biggest LNG trader Shell missed some of the benefit of the price rise after a fall in production. Meanwhile, TotalEnergies LNG, renewables and power division reported a record income of $3.6 billion in the quarter.

October 27, 2022

Public Capital , A&D Strategies and Opportunities , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Exclusive: Northern Oil and Gas Details Recent Permian A&D Tear [WATCH]

Northern Oil and Gas CEO Nick O’Grady and President Adam Dirlam spoke with Hart Energy at the A&D Strategies and Opportunities Conference in Dallas about the company’s recent acquisition streak in the Permian Basin and additional opportunities on the horizon.

October 27, 2022

Public Capital , A&D Strategies and Opportunities , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Exclusive: A Look at Earthstone’s Buying Spree with CEO Robert Anderson [WATCH]

Robert Anderson, Earthstone Energy’s president and CEO, spoke with Hart Energy at the A&D Strategies and Opportunities Conference in Dallas about the company’s extraordinary growth journey and what’s next.

October 27, 2022

Public Capital , A&D Strategies and Opportunities , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Devon Energy Keeps Its Priorities Straight with A&D

Devon Energy focuses on a business model that bakes shareholder returns into its base formula, enabling growth and investor prosperity during tough times, Corporate Development Officer David Harris told Hart Energy A&D conference attendees.

October 26, 2022