Trends

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

Diamondback Energy CEO Sees No Need for Permian Basin Acquisition

"We do not need to increase our scale to further lower costs," CEO Travis Stice said during a call with analysts, noting Diamondback Energy's well costs are about 30% lower than in 2019.

November 3, 2020

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Oct. 28, 2020

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the $735 million purchase of Chevron’s Appalachia assets by EQT plus a Laredo Petroleum Permian Basin asset acquisition.

October 28, 2020

Company Profiles , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Trends

Castleton Resources Executive Q&A: Haynesville & Flush

Castleton Resources is now the U.S. E&P consolidation platform of investment-grade Tokyo Gas Co. Ltd.

October 27, 2020

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

Ryan Lance, the Oilman Defying Crash with Big Bet on US Shale

ConocoPhillips CEO’s $13.3 billion deal for Permian Basin pure-play Concho Resources will create the world’s biggest independent oil and gas producer.

October 26, 2020

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Oct. 21, 2020

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including a wave of upstream mergers in the Permian Basin that saw ConocoPhillips agreeing to acquire Concho Resources and Pioneer Natural Resources buying Parsley Energy.

October 21, 2020

Business , Trends , Mergers

Opinion: Upstream Consolidations Gaining Steam?

Perhaps the long-expected wave of consolidations is finally happening in the upstream business. Here’s why certain ones may ultimately create value for their investors.

October 21, 2020

Restructurings , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Oil and Gas Investor A&D Trends: Pardon the Dust

At the crack of a bankruptcy judge’s gavel, stalking-horse bidders slowly lurch out of the starting gate, lower their long necks and graze among the oil and gas bankruptcies. The slowly revealed results are fascinating.

October 15, 2020

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Oct. 14, 2020

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the sale of Blue Mountain Midstream and its assets in Oklahoma’s Merge/SCOOP/STACK play by Riviera Resources in a $111 million cash transaction.

October 14, 2020

Company Profiles , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Executive Q&A: Oil & Gas Asset Clearinghouse CEO Cody Davis Discusses A&D Outlook, Live Auction

Cody Davis, CEO of Oil & Gas Asset Clearinghouse, recently joined Hart Energy to discuss A&D activity plus provide a preview of this year’s first live oil and gas asset auction.

October 14, 2020

Private Equity , Trends

What the Oil Downturn Means for Capital Providers

While some private-equity investors have closed new funds, others are looking for ways to navigate market volatility.

October 9, 2020