Trends

Business , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Oil and Gas Investor A&D Trends: Fools, Liars, Charlatans

The oil and gas industry was not sunk, but 2020 did damage that will take time to assess before deeming it as salvageable or a wreck.

January 15, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Jan. 13, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the closing of Devon’s all-stock merger with WPX plus Pioneer completed its acquisition of Parsley creating a premier Permian independent energy company.

January 13, 2021

Public Capital , Investment , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Trends

Want Alpha Returns? In the Oil Patch, Beta Always Dominates

The age of the driller is over, industry expert Chuck Yates says, and the oil and gas companies that outperform going forward will be valued on different metrics.

January 11, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Jan. 6, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the closing of Cenovus Energy’s nearly $5 billion acquisition of Husky plus a $215 million deal in the Powder River Basin.

January 6, 2021

Business , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Upstream Deals Hit Historic Lows Despite Late 2020 Merger Mania

While big corporate deals lifted M&A value to $52 billion, upstream oil and gas deal flow for 2020, as measured by Enverus, fell to historic lows.

January 6, 2021

Investment , Exploration & Production , Natural Gas , Health, Safety & Environment , Renewables , Trends

PATH FORWARD: 2021 Outlook from Oil Market Experts Chandra, Dickson, Wicklund

From an improving gas market to international opportunities and a new energy workforce, a panel of veteran analysts in the oil and gas industry discuss what to expect from the sector in 2021.

January 4, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Year in Review: Energy A&D Transactions from 2020

Here’s a look back at upstream A&D activity in the U.S. over the past year, which despite being lean, still saw a slew of notable deals announced.

December 30, 2020

Business , Shale Plays , Trends , Mergers

E&P Consolidation Trends: Anticipating Gassy M&A

Merger mania is sweeping the oil basins, but what about natural gas? Here’s how one analyst imagines potential E&P consolidation scenarios playing out for gascos.

December 29, 2020

Business , Markets , Policy & Regulations , Shale Plays , Trends

PATH FORWARD Recap: Memorable Year for Oil and Gas

Today Hart Energy is highlighting a batch of interviews from the past year featuring oil and gas industry icons such as shale pioneer Harold Hamm and Halliburton CEO Jeff Miller plus experts Tom Petrie and Daniel Yergin that our editors think are worth another look.

December 28, 2020

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Dec. 23, 2020

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including a duo of acquisitions by Diamondback Energy valued at over $3 billion plus the closing of Hilcorp’s $5.6 billion BP Alaska acquisition and a Permian Basin deal by Earthstone Energy.

December 23, 2020