Austin Chalk

Field Development

SilverBow Makes Horseshoe Lateral in Austin Chalk

SilverBow Resources’ 8,900-foot lateral was drilled in Live Oak County at the intersection of South Texas’ oil and condensate phases. It's a first in the Chalk.

May 1, 2024


Magnolia Oil & Gas Hikes Quarterly Cash Dividend by 13%

Magnolia’s dividend will rise 13% to $0.13 per share, the company said.

February 5, 2024

A&D Strategies and Opportunities , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Exploration & Production

Exclusive: SilverBow Sees Potential in Chesapeake Assets [WATCH]

Laura Gu, vice president of corporate and asset development at SilverBow Resources discusses in this Hart Energy LIVE Exclusive their latest Eagle Ford acquisition and the company's process of pioneering into the Austin Chalk.

October 11, 2023

Acquisitions & Divestitures

Eastern Energy Acquires 100% of Conquest Completion Services

Eastern Energy’s acquisition of Conquest Completion Services gives Eastern access to favorable positions in the Permian and Eagle Ford.

October 2, 2023

Acquisitions & Divestitures

Magnolia Acquires Bolt-on Asset in Giddings for $300MM

Magnolia Oil & Gas’ new acquisition of oil and gas producing properties brings the company’s position in Giddings, Texas, to over 500,000 net acres.

September 6, 2023

Acquisitions & Divestitures , A&D Minute

A&D Minute: Big Deals in the Permian and Eagle Ford [WATCH]

In this week's A&D Minute, Kimbell Royalty Partners makes its largest deal in company history, Diamondback Energy sells an ownership interest in Midland Basin crude oil gathering assets for $225 million and Magnolia Oil & Gas bolts on assets in the Giddings field. 

August 9, 2023

Crude Oil , Natural Gas , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Magnolia Oil & Gas Bolts-on Acreage in Giddings Field

Magnolia added acreage in the Giddings Field outside of its core development area with promise for development, the company said.

August 2, 2023

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Crescent Energy Bolt-on Adds Eagle Ford Assets for $600 Million

Crescent Energy will acquire operated interests and working interests from Mesquite Energy while nearly doubling its inventory in the play.

May 3, 2023

Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

By Hook, Crook and Bolt-on, E&Ps Scramble to Add Inventory

Operators are adding inventory, largely through M&A, as some E&Ps see well productivity plateauing.

March 25, 2023

Public Capital

Magnolia Oil and Gas Announces 15% Increase to Quarterly Dividend

Magnolia Oil and Gas Corp.’s shareholder distribution increase reflects the company’s efforts to maximize shareholder returns.

February 1, 2023