Deals & Trends

An update on the transaction should come in the next few days.

Antitrust concerns may have investors jittery, despite Halliburton’s $3.5 billion termination clause.

A merger with Sabine Oil & Gas requires Forest shareholder approval.

Expect a ‘long drawn-out process’ with closing not likely until second half of 2015 or after, analyst says.

Drop in crude oil prices might create breathing room for industry, COO Fisher says.

A merger is likely to undergo rigorous antitrust scrutiny.