Appalachia

Public Capital , Private Equity , Natural Gas , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Mergers

Southwestern Energy to Buy Haynesville Producer Indigo Natural Resources in $2.7 Billion Deal

U.S. gas producer Southwestern Energy Co. has entered a definitive merger agreement with Haynesville producer Indigo Natural Resources LLC to acquire Indigo for about $2.7 billion, the company said on June 2.

June 2, 2021

Rig Counts , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of May 31, 2021)

U.S. rig count fell slightly for the second week in a row, leading to the conclusion that last week’s sudden drop was more than a blip caused by rig downtime — some rigs moving between wells.

June 1, 2021

Business , Natural Gas , Shale Plays , Midstream

Oil and Gas Investor Cover Story: Appalachian Basin Set in Stone

Antero Resources Corp. says its days of growth are over, while other operators are still working to capitalize on growth after the pandemic slump.

June 1, 2021

Unconventional , Top IP Wells , Shale Plays

Updated: Top 12 IP Wells in the Marcellus Shale

May 2021: Three Marcellus Shale Completions at Wyoming County, Pa., Drillpad

June 1, 2021

Highlights , Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (May 27, 2021)

Chesapeake Marcellus discoveries, permits issued for Wyoming horizontal drilling program plus more Eagleville Field completions by EOG Resources top this week’s oil and gas drilling activity highlights from around the world.

May 27, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of May 26, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including Oasis Petroleum’s Permian Basin exit and the all-equity consolidation of three Kayne Anderson portfolio teams in the Anadarko Basin.

May 26, 2021

Public Capital , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Cabot, Cimarex ‘Surprise’ Merger Bucks Pure-play Consolidation Trend

Despite being named as potential targets for larger rivals, the merger between Cabot Oil & Gas and Cimarex Energy shows a desire to remain independent while reaching a size that is relevant for energy investors, says Enverus analyst Andrew Dittmar.

May 24, 2021

Rig Counts , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Hart Energy Unconventional Activity Tracker (Week of May 24, 2021)

The U.S. dropped 21 active oil and gas rigs in the past week with Enverus noting the week-over-week swing to most likely be due to rigs moving between wells.

May 24, 2021

Public Capital , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Mergers

US Shale Producers Cabot Oil & Gas, Cimarex Energy to Combine

The combination of Cabot Oil & Gas and Cimarex Energy, which will operate under a new name, is estimated to have an enterprise value of approximately $17 billion.

May 24, 2021

Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (May 21, 2021)

Williston results from Oasis, a Chesapeake Marcellus discovery plus three Permian Basin wells completed in the Wolfcamp Shale by Pioneer Natural Resource completes in Midland County, Texas, top this week’s oil and gas drilling activity highlights from around the world.

May 21, 2021