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Linn Energy Hits Another High Note With West Texas Asset Sale

Linn Energy has sold more than $1.8 billion in assets as it prepares to divide into three companies, including one in the Oklahoma Stack.

Jim Hackett, Hal Chappelle, Alta Mesa, Silver Run II, Stack, merger, Kingfisher Midstream, Anadarko Petroleum

The deal includes cash and stock from Silver Run II and funding from private-equity firms that will likely eclipse $1.6 billion.

NAPE: Chesapeake CEO Lawler Aims For 'All's Well That Ends Well'

CEO Doug Lawler painted Chesapeake in Shakespearean terms as a once-dominant company that, after faltering under debt, is regaining its edge through efficiency and A&D, including a $500 million Midcontinent sale.

Mississippi Lime Gross Acreage

CompanyNet Acreage
SandRidge1,400,000
Chesapeake Energy518,000
Range Resources95,000
MidStates80,700
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