Eagle Ford

Public Capital , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Mergers

Chevron Agrees to $5 Billion Buyout of Noble Energy in All-stock Deal

Shareholders of Houston-based independent E&P company Noble Energy will receive 0.1191 shares of Chevron for each Noble Energy share and are expected to own approximately 3% of the combined company.

July 20, 2020

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of July 15, 2020

Editor’s note: there were no updates from the previous week’s A&D transactions chart that ran July 8.

July 15, 2020

Lease Sales

On the Market Oil and Gas Quicklist (Week of July 15, 2020)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including the sale of Callon Petroleum’s nonop portfolio located in the Permian Basin and Eagle Ford Shale plus a Louisiana Austin Chalk package from Panther Energy.

July 15, 2020

Lease Sales

Marketed: Callon Petroleum Nonop Permian Basin, Eagle Ford Portfolio

Callon Petroleum retained TenOaks Energy Advisors as its exclusive adviser in connection with the sale of its nonoperated working interest portfolio in the Permian Basin and Eagle Ford.

July 14, 2020

Public Capital , Shale Plays , Trends

Minerals Stocks: Tarnished Crown?

Minerals and royalties companies, favored by investors for the past few years, are now facing their first real test as the pandemic exposes their reliance on E&Ps to generate revenue.

July 14, 2020

Unconventional

US Shale Oil Production Forecast to Hit Two-year Low in August

The biggest decline is forecast for the Eagle Ford Shale, where oil production is expected to slide by about 23,000 bbl/d to 1.1 million bbl/d, the lowest level since August 2017.

July 13, 2020

Investment , Digital Oilfield , Completions , Logistics , Well Stimulation

Energy Tech Ventures: The Digital Frontier

Capital investment in digital technologies is helping evolve the energy industry.

July 13, 2020

Lease Sales

On the Market Oil and Gas Quicklist (Week of July 8, 2020)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including the sale of operated properties in South Texas as part of a regional exit by Blackbeard Operating.

July 8, 2020

Business , Private Equity , Shale Plays , Trends

Private Minerals Companies: Solid (Relatively) as the Rock

A brutal downcycle hurts all, but don’t mistake mineral portfolios with struggling E&Ps. The nature of their part of the business means less risk but greater stability in times like these.

July 7, 2020

Business , Private Equity , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Private Reserves: An Outlook from Private Oil Producers

Zero- and lightly levered private operators throughout U.S. oil basins are on the lookout to buy—and not just where they operate currently. These five producers—in Wyoming, Oklahoma, Colorado and South Texas—share their plans.

July 6, 2020