Bakken Exclusives

Shale, Deals, 2015, Mike Kelly, Global Hunter Securities, GHS

Companies are motivated by ambition and opportunity, while sellers are trying to get ahead of debt or stay afloat in a turbulent year for A&D.

Bakken, shale, lawsuit, Fort Berthold

The suit hinged on the U.S. operating in bad faith for Native Americans, but an appellate court found that the suit was meritless without the government as a defendant.

Hess Corp, Global Infrastructure Partners, Bakken, shale, midstream, joint venture, JV

Hess is selling half of its Bakken midstream assets in a joint venture deal with Global Infrastructure Partners that will form a premier midstream company valued at $5.35 billion.

Heard In The Field

Bakken Gross Acreage

Company Net Acreage
Crescent Point Energy 1,000,000
DeeThree Exploration 200,000
ARC Resources 179,200
LGX Oil + Gas 167,838
All Top Acreage Holders
Company Net Acreage
Continental Resources 1,170,000
Whiting Petroleum 811,737
ConocoPhillips 626,000
Hess Corp. 613,000
All Top Acreage Holders