Eagle Ford

Trends

A&D Transactions From The Week Of Aug. 14, 2019

Here’s a snapshot of energy deals from the past week including the closing of Occidental’s $55 billion takeover of Anadarko Petroleum and Qatar’s $550 million buy-in of Permian midstream.

August 14, 2019

Lease Sales

On The Market Quicklist (Week Of Aug. 14, 2019)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including EOG Resources Marcellus Shale assets and a Permian Basin minerals position from AE&J Royalties.

August 14, 2019

Restructurings , Public Capital , Unconventional , Shale Plays

Sanchez Energy Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

The independent E&P focused on the Eagle Ford joins a growing list of companies filing bankruptcy.

August 12, 2019

Trends

A&D Transactions From The Week Of Aug. 7, 2019

Here’s a snapshot of energy deals from the past week including Occidental’s $1.5 billion Permian Basin JV and a $700 million dropdown deal from Diamondback Energy.

August 7, 2019

Lease Sales

On The Market Quicklist (Week Of Aug. 7, 2019)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including multiple packages from Samson Resources plus an opportunity in the third-largest oil field in the U.S.

August 7, 2019

Earnings , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

Chesapeake Energy Posts Bigger-than-expected Quarterly Loss

Natural gas makes up for a majority of Chesapeake Energy's production. But the company has been shifting its focus to oil production as gas prices have been pressured.

August 6, 2019

Unconventional , Field Development , Policy & Regulations , Shale Plays , Gathering & Processing , Pipelines

The Texas Flare Dare: Upstream Vs. Midstream

Industry watchers say economics and the definition of waste could be at play in a decision on whether to grant a flaring permit, unless the involved parties reach an agreement.

August 6, 2019

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

US E&P A&D Deal List (First-Half 2019)

The Occidental-Anadarko takeover plus the completion of Encana and Chesapeake’s multibillion-dollar mergers top our list of upstream deal-making from the first half of 2019.

August 5, 2019

Business , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Despite Record Quarter, Energy M&A Outlook Remains Hazy

Oil and gas M&A activity roared back to life in the second quarter driven by Occidental’s Anadarko takeover. But will that momentum continue?

August 5, 2019

Business , Exploration & Production , Natural Gas , Crude Oil , Shale Plays

Texas Upstream Oil Industry Hits The Brakes

Despite production growth driven by the Permian Basin, a petroleum economist says the upstream sector in Texas is undergoing a mild state of contraction.

August 2, 2019