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Cimarex Stock Offering Is Another Sign That Permian, Midcon May Be Heating Up

Cimarex plans to sell 7 million shares, which may be used to accelerate drilling and completion work in the Delaware Basin and Cana-Woodford after the company cut rigs.

Darren Barbee
Thu, 05/21/2015 - 10:18
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Oilfield Service Deals Stagnate For Want Of Buyers

Potential buyers have had to cut employees, and so far few companies are going out of their way to aggressively buy frack fleets or other equipment.

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 09:58
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Atlas Dropdown Acquisition To Dilute MLP’s Equity

After three years and $2.2 billion spent buying Eagle Ford, Permian and Arkoma Basin assets, Atlas plans to use $35 million in proceeds to pay down debt.

 

Tue, 05/19/2015 - 10:59
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Texas Legislation Ends Municipalities' Say In Fracking Bans

Gov. Greg Abbott signs a bill that erases November’s Denton, Texas, hydraulic fracturing ban but many ordinances, particularly subsurface oil and gas regulations, may also be history.

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 16:14
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Bankrupt ERG Resources To Sell Century-Old Oil Field

The company, struggling after a $665 million deal fell apart, is also selling Liberty County, Texas, oil and gas leases it owns and operates on about 680 net acres.

Darren Barbee
Mon, 05/18/2015 - 14:22
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Oil Prices Still Volatile, Services Squeezed, Deals Elusive

Analysts at Wood Mackenzie break down breakeven points in various shales, saying the Eagle Ford is built to last and that the sector is coping with collapsed oil prices.

Darren Barbee
Fri, 05/15/2015 - 16:03
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Noble’s Merger With Rosetta Opens Door To Opportunities, Questions

An analyst argues that Noble’s D-J Basin assets may not have the firepower touted by the company, while another says the merger may prove to be the way large deals get done.

Darren Barbee
Fri, 05/15/2015 - 11:18
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Parsley Energy Adds Acreage, Shows No Fear In Permian

Parsley, like Pioneer Natural Resources and RSP Permian, is ready to deploy more rigs by June and up spending if oil strengthens despite a rocky ride in the Permian Basin.

Darren Barbee
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 10:35
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Williams Swallows Up MLP In $13.8 Billion Merger

Combined midstream operations will include the Marcellus, Utica, Eagle Ford, Haynesville, Barnett, Midcontinent and Niobrara. It’s anticipated to be one of the largest, high-dividend paying C-Corps in the energy sector.

Emily Moser
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 12:00
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Carrizo, Emerald Oil Grab Acreage In Delaware Basin Deals

Carrizo works out a farm-out agreement in Texas that will build on its acreage while Emerald plans to drill five wells on estimates of 400 locations in New Mexico.

Darren Barbee
Tue, 05/12/2015 - 11:14
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Analysis: Midstream Carries The A&D Load In Shale Deals

U.S. oil and gas deal activity stalls in first-quarter 2015 due to low oil prices while corporate deals surpass asset transactions for the first time in five years.

Darren Barbee
Tue, 05/12/2015 - 11:07
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Noble To Absorb Rosetta In Deal For Permian, Eagle Ford

Noble will acquire 56,000 acres in the Permian and 50,000 in the Eagle Ford to buy Rosetta at a premium of nearly 40%.

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 11:46

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