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Denver Julesburg, D J, Uinta, basin, shale, Niobrara, fracking, drilling, minor uptick, rig count, horizontal, Hart Energy, Heard In The Field, oil, gas, Greater Rockies, completions, Greater Green River, Piceance, North Park, SandRidge Energy, exploratio

Even though operators have increased horizontal rigs in the Denver-Julesburg Basin, there are mixed messages whether drilling activity is actually rising in the Greater Rockies' market.

E&P, oil, gas, capex, debt, outspend, dcf, WTI forecast

Investors are concerned that producers will be unable to keep savings they say are tied to efficiency improvements as service companies begin to assert themselves after two years of discounts.

exploration, production, oil, gas, slash, capex, budgets, Cowen Co, spending survey, analysis, North America, Marc Bianchi, Charles Robertson, onshore, offshore, West Texas Intermediate

E&Ps have nearly doubled spending reductions, from 22% in January for U.S. spending to 43% at midyear.

Niobrara Gross Acreage

CompanyNet Acreage
Noble400,000
Anadarko Petroleum350,000
EOG Resources330,000
Newfield300,000
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