fracking, refrack, refracturing, oil, shale, EnerCom, stimulation, Mike Vincent

Operators Have Room To Grow: Refrack Opportunities Exist

Further optimization could lead to better frack designs, stage and well spacing, greater production and ultimately, more profit.

8:30 am
downhole completions, well stimulation, Rockies, oil, gas, shale, fracking, Hart Energy, Heard In The Field, survey, report, Halliburton, Liberty Oilfied Services, Calfrac Well Services, Schlumberger, market share, Denver Julesburg, Green River, slickwate

Battle Underway For Rockies' Well Stimulation Market Share

Halliburton is easily on top in the D-J and the Greater Green River basins, but ceded share in the second quarter.

August 19, 2016
Continental Resources, noncore, Williston Basin, assets, non strategic, 222 million, Oklahoma City, Williams, North Dakota, Roosevelt, Montana, Bakken, shale, KeyBanc Capital Markets, David Deckelbaum, oil, gas, Harold Hamm, CEO, chairman, debt, Stack, Sc

Continental Unloads Noncore Williston Assets For $222 Million

The Oklahoma City company is continuing to chip away at its balance sheet to pay down debt with the sale of 80,000 net acres in North Dakota and Montana.

August 19, 2016
Wunderlich Securities, EnerCom, oil, gas, market, production

Market Has Gone ‘Too Far, Too Fast’

But it might be time for investors ‘to think about getting back into energy, industrials and healthcare,’ an analyst says.

August 18, 2016
Missing pieces, restore, industry, economy, Denver, Texas Railroad Commission, energy market, oil, gas, EnerCom, conference, Elizabeth Ames Coleman, commodity prices, Great Recession, Texas, hydrocarbon, Iran, trade, commerce, fair trade, World Trade Orga

‘Missing Pieces’ Could Restore Industry, Economy

Former Texas Railroad Commission chairman tells EnerCom conference that the nation can do more to help its struggling energy industry.

August 18, 2016
Jones Energy, steps, Stack, Scoop, 18000, net acres, Midcontinent, central Oklahoma, Canadian, grady, counties, oil window, stacked pay, acquisition, 136 5 million, Jonny Jones, offerings, Anadarko Basin, Arkoma Basin, Credit Suisse Securities, J P Morgan

Jones Energy Steps Into The Stack/Scoop With 18,000 Net Acres

Most of the acreage is located in the oil window of Oklahoma’s Canadian and Grady counties and includes significant stacked-pay potential.

August 18, 2016
Earthstone Energy, Permian, Midland, Delaware, Eagle Ford, A&D

Earthstone Energy Hunts For Permian, Eagle Ford Acquisition

The Woodlands, Texas-based company closed its acquisition of Lynden Energy in May, positioning itself in the Midland Basin.

August 17, 2016
Parsley, Permian, Midland, Delaware, acreage price

Wolf Pact: Parsley Enters Another Permian Acquisition

The acquisition is likely the second largest Midland Basin deal so far. 

August 16, 2016
Concho, permian, megadeal, Reliance Energy, Midland, Delaware

Concho Inks $1.6 Billion Permian Deal

The company will acquire privately held Reliance Energy’s 40,000 net acres, including 10 Mboe/d of production.

August 15, 2016
EIA, tight oil, production, EOG, U.S.

EIA: Global Tight Oil Production Could Double By 2040

The U.S. is forecast to drive growth, producing more than 7 MMbbl/d in 2040, the EIA says.

August 12, 2016
Mancos, shale, Rocky Mountain, Stratas Advisors, completions, oil, gas, Niobrara

The Mancos Shale: Time For Another Look

A new resource assessment gives this unconventional play world-class status.

August 11, 2016
Chesapeake, Barnett, First Reserve, A&D, divestiture

Chesapeake Washes Its Hands Of Barnett, Gains Fewer Expenses

Chesapeake entered the shale boom in the Barnett on its way to becoming the second-largest natural gas driller in the U.S. 

August 10, 2016