APC : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Benzinga Market Primer: Monday, July 29: Futures Lower On Chinese ...

    July 29, 2013
    Futures Lower On Chinese FearsU.S. equity futures traded slightly lower in early pre-market trade after Asian shares on fears ...
  2. Noble Energy Looks Great, But Is The Valuation Too Filling?

    July 11, 2013
    Noble has an excellent production growth profile, but is the valuation already too full?
  3. Can Apache Regain Its Reputation?

    July 10, 2013
    Apache needs to repair its reputation, but the valuation is appealing
  4. A New Era For Chesapeake Energy

    July 8, 2013
    A more disciplined strategy at Chesapeake should lead to better results eventually
  5. Still Neutral on Noble Energy - Analyst Blog

    June 28, 2013
    We maintain our Neutral recommendation on Noble Energy Inc.
  6. Strong Buy on Oasis Petroleum - Analyst Blog

    June 26, 2013
    Oasis Petroleum Inc. has been upgraded to Strong Buy on Jun 25.
  7. Noble in Cyprus LNG Deal - Analyst Blog

    June 20, 2013
    Noble Energy's deal with Cyprus for the construction of an LNG terminal received the go-ahead from the government.
  8. Enterprise, Western Gas Form JV - Analyst Blog

    June 18, 2013
    Enterprise Products Partners, L.P., and Western Gas Partners, LP have teamed up to hold natural gas liquid fractionation ...
  9. Positive Appraisal Results for Noble - Analyst Blog

    June 17, 2013
    Noble Energy posts successful appraisal results for its second well in the Gunflint prospect in the Gulf of Mexico.
  10. Murphy Oil Remains Neutral - Analyst Blog

    June 17, 2013
    We maintain our Neutral recommendation on Murphy Oil Corporation.
  11. Cabot Downgraded to Strong Sell - Analyst Blog

    June 17, 2013
    On Jun 15, Zacks Investment Research downgraded Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation to a Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell).
  12. Pioneer Hits 52-Week High - Analyst Blog

    June 14, 2013
    Pioneer Natural Resources Company soared to a 52-week high of $147.99 on Thursday, Jun 13, 2013.
  13. Atlas Resource, EP Energy in a Deal - Analyst Blog

    June 13, 2013
    Atlas Resource Partners LP declared that it has inked a deal with EP Energy E&P Company LP.
  14. Quicksilver Prices Senior Notes - Analyst Blog

    June 13, 2013
    Quicksilver Resources Inc. announced the pricing of senior notes of $325 million due to mature on Jul 1, 2021.
  15. Continental Starts Exchange Offer - Analyst Blog

    June 13, 2013
    Continental Resources Inc. announced an exchange offer of up to $1.5 billion 4.5% senior notes due in 2023.
  16. Murphy Oil Touches 52 Week High - Analyst Blog

    June 11, 2013
    Murphy Oil Corporation hits its 52-week high on Jun 10, 2013.
  17. MUR Discovers Gas in Australia - Analyst Blog

    June 10, 2013
    Murphy Oil Corporation announces a gas discovery in the offshore Western Australia's Browse Basin.
  18. Ultra Petroleum Slips to Hold - Analyst Blog

    June 10, 2013
    On Jun 8, 2013, Zacks Investment Research downgraded natural gas producer Ultra Petroleum Corporation to a Zacks Rank #3 ...
  19. Devon to Form Midstream MLP - Analyst Blog

    June 7, 2013
    Devon Energy to form a new midstream master limited partnership.
  20. Energy CAPEX Spending Surges

    June 7, 2013
    As global energy demand continues to trend higher, more pressure is being placed on finding new sources of supply. That fact ...
  21. The Time To Buy Italy Is Now

    May 17, 2013
    Investors are getting more comfortable with owning European stocks once again. For bold investors willing to go against the ...
  22. Total Looks Cheap, But There's A Reason

    April 29, 2013
    Total's performance looked pretty typical for the sector, but the company has a lot still to prove.
  23. NRP Beats Estimates Overall - Analyst Blog

    February 14, 2013
    Natural Resource Partners L.P. (NRP) reported fourth quarter 2012 adjusted earnings of 58 cents per unit, up 18.3% from the ...
  24. Stock Market News for February 12, 2013 - Market News

    February 12, 2013
    In the absence of major earnings reports or economic events, investor sentiment flagged, dragging benchmarks marginally lower. ...
  25. Stock Market News for February 11, 2013 - Market News

    February 11, 2013
    Benchmarks finished in the green in the wake of better-than-expected earnings and encouraging domestic & international economic ...
  26. Anadarko Petroleum: Will it Miss? - Analyst Blog

    February 1, 2013
    Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) will release its fourth quarter 2012 financial results after market close on Feb 4, ...
  27. NRG Updates Financial Outlook - Analyst Blog

    January 23, 2013
    NRG Energy Inc. (NRG) announced its preliminary Earnings before Interest, Tax, Depreciation and Amortization ("EBITDA") and ...
  28. Reaffirming Eni at Neutral - Analyst Blog

    January 21, 2013
    We reaffirmed our Neutral recommendation on Eni SpA E) on Jan 7, 2013, based on its increasing production volume. The ongoing ...
  29. Natural Gas Supplies Tumble - Analyst Blog

    January 15, 2013
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected decrease in natural gas supplies. Despite ...
  30. Natural Gas Supplies Down by 135 Bcf - Analyst Blog

    January 8, 2013
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed an in-line decrease in natural gas supplies. Despite this drawdown, ...
  31. Anadarko and More Big Movers in Energy on December 28, 2012

    December 28, 2012
    It's been a bad day for the market after the morning's trading. The Nasdaq has fallen 0.3%; the S&P 500 has slipped 0.5%; ...
  32. Neutral on Quicksilver - Analyst Blog

    December 27, 2012
    We reiterated our Neutral recommendation on exploration and production company, Quicksilver Resources Inc. (KWK). Quicksilver's ...
  33. Natural Gas Supplies Down by 82 Bcf - Analyst Blog

    December 24, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected decrease in natural gas supplies. However, ...
  34. Anadarko and Other Oil and Gas Operations Stocks Making Big Moves ...

    December 24, 2012
    On a bad day for the market, the Nasdaq has fallen 0.2%, the S&P 500 is down 0.3% and the Dow has decreased 0.4%. CompanyMarket ...
  35. Anadarko Among Energy's Biggest Movers on December 24, 2012

    December 24, 2012
    The Nasdaq has slipped 0.2%, the S&P 500 has decreased 0.3% and the Dow is trading down 0.4% on a bad morning for the market. ...
  36. An Unseasonal Natural Gas Injection - Analyst Blog

    December 17, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a surprise increase in natural gas supplies on account of warmer-than-normal ...
  37. Gas Stocks Dip Below Year-Ago Level - Analyst Blog

    December 10, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected decrease in natural gas supplies on account ...
  38. Dejour farms out development of West Grand Valley - Analyst Blog

    December 10, 2012
    Dejour farms out development of West Grand Valley By Steven Ralston, CFA Dejour Energy (DEJ) announced the execution ...
  39. TOTAL S.A and Other Big Movers In Energy on December 7, 2012

    December 7, 2012
    After the morning's trading, the Nasdaq is down 0.7%, the S&P 500 remains relatively unchanged and the Dow is trading up ...
  40. Anadarko and Other Oil and Gas Operations Stocks Making Big Moves ...

    December 3, 2012
    The Nasdaq is up 0.2%, the S&P 500 has fallen 0.1% and the Dow is trading down 0.2% after the morning's trading. The Oil ...
  41. Bull Vs. Bear: It's Time To Buy Canadian Oil

    November 30, 2012
    The answer to the world's energy needs and investor profits could lie to our neighbors to the north.
  42. Natural Gas Stockpiles Shrink - Analyst Blog

    November 27, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected decrease in natural gas supplies on account ...
  43. TOTAL S.A and Other Energy Stocks Making Big Moves on November ...

    November 23, 2012
    The morning has been good for the market. The Nasdaq has increased 1.3%; the S&P 500 has climbed 1%; and the Dow is trading ...
  44. Season's First Natural Gas Drawdown - Analyst Blog

    November 19, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected decrease in natural gas supplies on account ...
  45. Natural Gas Storage Scales New Peak - Analyst Blog

    November 13, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a smaller-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, reflecting ...
  46. 3 Energy ETFs for America's Production Boom - ETF News And Commentary

    November 13, 2012
    Thanks to more fuel efficient cars, a sluggish economy, and increased technological innovation, the U.S. is poised to become ...
  47. Stock Market News for October 25, 2012 - Market News

    October 25, 2012
    Benchmarks lost out on their initial gains on Wednesday and ended in the red after corporate results dampened sentiment yet ...
  48. Oil and Gas Operations Stocks, Including Anadarko, Making Big ...

    October 23, 2012
    The Nasdaq has declined 0.8%, the S&P 500 has decreased 1.5% and the Dow is down 1.8%, marking a bad morning for the market. ...
  49. China Petroleum & Chemical Corp and Other Oil and Gas Operations ...

    October 17, 2012
    Currently, the Nasdaq has moved little, the S&P 500 has climbed 0.3% and the Dow has been relatively flat. The biggest movers ...
  50. Natural Gas Supplies Up by 72 Bcf - Analyst Blog

    October 16, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a smaller-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, reflecting ...
  51. Natural Gas Supplies Up by 77 Bcf - Analyst Blog

    October 8, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, as ...
  52. Natural Gas Supplies Swell - Analyst Blog

    September 28, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, as ...
  53. NBL Concludes Kansas Divestiture - Analyst Blog

    September 27, 2012
    Exploration and production company, Noble Energy Inc. (NBL) announced the closure of its Central Kansas asset sale to an ...
  54. Energy Sector Recap Week Ending Sept. 21, 2012

    September 24, 2012
    A summary of the major events in the Energy Sector impacting investors for the week ending Sept. 21, 2012.
  55. Natural Gas Supplies Up by 67 Bcf - Analyst Blog

    September 21, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed an in-line increase in natural gas supplies, as domestic consumption ...
  56. Noble Energy Seals $549M Asset Sale - Analyst Blog

    September 19, 2012
    Independent energy company, Noble Energy Inc. (NBL) announced the closure of its Mid-continent assets sale in the Oklahoma ...
  57. Natural Gas Supplies Up by 27 Bcf - Analyst Blog

    September 18, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed an in-line increase in natural gas supplies, as domestic consumption ...
  58. Natural Gas Inventories Swell - Analyst Blog

    September 4, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, reflecting ...
  59. Anadarko and More Big Movers in Energy on August 31, 2012

    August 31, 2012
    The Nasdaq is trading up 0.8%, the S&P 500 is up 0.8% and the Dow has increased 0.9% on a good day for the market so far. ...
  60. Anadarko and More Big Movers in Oil and Gas Operations on August ...

    August 31, 2012
    The market is currently up, with the Nasdaq increasing 0.7%, the S&P 500 moving up 0.7% and the Dow up 0.9%. The Oil and ...
  61. Energy Sector Recap Week Ending Aug. 24, 2012

    August 29, 2012
    Here's a recap of what happend during the week of Aug. 24, 2012 in the energy sector.
  62. Natural Gas Supplies Up by 47 Bcf - Analyst Blog

    August 28, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, reflecting ...
  63. The Haynesville Shale Soldiers On

    August 23, 2012
    The Haynesville Shale is still seeing limited development by the exploration and production industry despite the collapse ...
  64. Energy Sector Recap

    August 23, 2012
    A recap of events in the Energy Sector for the week ending August 17, 2012.
  65. Statoil - Should You Love What The Analysts Hate?

    August 16, 2012
    Statoil is spending money today for a better tomorrow.
  66. Natural Gas Storage Growth Slows - Analyst Blog

    August 13, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a smaller-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, reflecting ...
  67. Natural Gas Storage Surplus Narrows - Analyst Blog

    July 16, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, reflecting ...
  68. Biggest Energy Sector Movers for July 16, 2012

    July 16, 2012
    Currently, the Nasdaq is unchanged, the S&P 500 is trading down 0.1% and the Dow has decreased 0.3%. The energy sector is ...
  69. Noble Energy Seals $617M Asset Sale - Analyst Blog

    July 12, 2012
    Oil and natural gas exploration company Noble Energy Inc. (NBL) inked an agreement for sale with Unit Petroleum Company, ...
  70. Upcoming Energy Events You Should Know About This Week

    July 11, 2012
    Commodity prices remain weak, as the market continues to obsess about sluggish growth in the U.S., the crisis in Europe and ...
  71. Another Modest Natural Gas Build - Analyst Blog

    July 9, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a slightly smaller-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, ...
  72. Biggest Oil and Gas Operations Sector Movers for July 5, 2012

    July 5, 2012
    The Nasdaq has increased 0.3%, the S&P 500 is down 0.2% and the Dow is trading down 0.1% after the morning's trading. The ...
  73. Upcoming Energy Events You Should Know About This Week

    July 3, 2012
    Here's a look at upcoming events that will impact the energy sector this week, as well as a recap of last week's energy news.
  74. Energy Sector's Biggest Movers for July 3, 2012

    July 3, 2012
    The market has been doing well after the morning's trading. The Nasdaq has increased 0.7%; the S&P 500 has climbed 0.7%; ...
  75. A Further Cut in Natural Gas Surplus - Analyst Blog

    June 29, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, reflecting ...
  76. Cote d'Ivoire Oil And Gas Review

    June 27, 2012
    The oil and gas industry is active in Cote d’Ivoire as it explores for resources across the globe.
  77. Friday Relief Rally For Oil

    June 22, 2012
    After West Texas Intermediate fell to its lowest close since October 2011 and Brent closed at its lowest level since December ...
  78. Pace of Nat Gas Supply Growth Slows - Analyst Blog

    June 22, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a slightly smaller-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, ...
  79. More Stimulus Hopes Lift Oil

    June 20, 2012
    Ahead of yet another Federal Open Market Committee meeting on Wednesday, traders again speculated that Federal Reserve Chairman ...
  80. Another Soft Natural Gas Injection - Analyst Blog

    June 19, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a smaller-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, reflecting ...
  81. Hit And A Miss In The Gulf Of Mexico

    June 19, 2012
    The Gulf of Mexico has paid off for some operators, as many oil and gas discoveries have been reported here over the last ...
  82. Oil Ignores Data, Posts Small Gain

    June 13, 2012
    Two days ahead of OPEC's meeting in Vienna, oil futures snapped a three-day losing streak as traders tepidly embraced riskier ...
  83. Natural Gas Surplus Shrinks Further - Analyst Blog

    June 8, 2012
    The U.S. Energy Department's weekly inventory release showed a larger-than-expected increase in natural gas supplies, as ...
  84. QE Prospects Lift Oil

    June 7, 2012
    Following the European Central Bank Meeting today and ahead of Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's congressional testimony ...
  85. Yield, Where Are You?

    June 1, 2012
    It's well known that in this environment of depressed/frozen interest rates, cash investments and U.S. Treasuries just aren't ...
  86. Oil Ends Awful May On A Down Note

    June 1, 2012
    Amid lingering doubts about the health of the Euro Zone and a spate of troubling U.S. economic, oil futures added one more ...
  87. Why Icahn Likes Chesapeake

    May 29, 2012
    Icahn is looking to shake up Chesapeake.
  88. Concho Resources Gets More Permian Basin Exposure

    May 28, 2012
    Concho Resources announced the acquisition of additional oil and gas properties in the Permian Basin. The company is focused ...
  89. Oil Bounces Back, Sort Of

    May 24, 2012
    New York, May 24th (TradersHuddle.com) - Markets were a bit more sanguine on Thursday than they were Wednesday as equities ...
  90. Debt Complicates The Ultra Petroleum Waiting Game

    May 24, 2012
    Ultra Petroleum looks cheap on long-range models and will again be a go-to name when natural gas prices recover, but the ...
  91. Crude Snaps Losing Streak

    May 22, 2012
    Oil futures finally climbed higher on Monday, snapping a six-day skid, as investors bid up equities across the globe. Traders ...
  92. BP In The Gulf Of Mexico

    May 9, 2012
    With many BP wells still being operated, and more additions planned, BP is showing no signs of slowing down after the 201 ...
  93. Welcome Back Europe; Oil Falls

    May 1, 2012
    Welcome Back Europe; Oil Falls
  94. Baker Hughes - Q1 2012 Review

    April 30, 2012
    Baker Hughes reported lower pretax margins in the company's North American operations, as the company was hurt by an industry ...
  95. Utica Shale Moves Forward

    April 24, 2012
    The exploration and production industry advanced development of the Utica Shale in the first quarter of 2012, as it looks ...
  96. Ensco Loves The Deepwater

    April 17, 2012
    Ensco plans to continue the company's strategy of upgrading its offshore rig fleet through new builds.
  97. Crosstex Energy Plans For Growth

    April 11, 2012
    Crosstex Energy plans to spend $300 million in 2012 on a number of projects designed to take advantage of the domestic drilling ...
  98. Like Utilities, Penn Virginia Is Switching To Gas

    April 11, 2012
    Penn Virginia is making a transformative acquisition in its midstream gas business.
  99. Regency Energy Partners Growth Plans

    April 10, 2012
    Regency Energy Partners has budgeted hundreds of millions in capital for various growth projects in 2012. The company is ...
  100. Exxon Mobil - North American Portfolio Review

    March 14, 2012
    Exxon Mobil plans to spend approximately $37 billion per year from 2012 to 2016, for a total five-year spending program of ...
  101. SM Energy Targets The Eagle Ford Shale In 2012

    February 29, 2012
    SM Energy is in the midst of reorienting its production and reserve base to crude oil and liquids.
  102. Do High Gas Prices Really Benefit Oil Stocks?

    February 22, 2012
    There are some unsuspecting consequences to high oil prices.
  103. Energy Sector - Some Surprises In 2012

    December 29, 2011
    The energy sector usually has some surprises for investors and 2012 should be no different. Here are four possible events ...
  104. Chevron - What To Expect In 2012

    December 26, 2011
    Chevron Corporation continues towards its goal of increasing oil and gas production to 3.3 million BOE per day by 2017.
  105. Say Hello To Bonanza Creek Energy

    December 6, 2011
    Bonanza Creek Energy has filed for an initial public offering and is developing oil and gas acreages across the United States.
  106. Plains Exploration And Production Company Sets Up For Growth

    November 28, 2011
    Plains Exploration and Production Company plans to rapidly grow production and reserves over the next five years.
  107. Noble Energy Loves The Niobrara

    November 22, 2011
    Noble Energy is planning to spend $8 billion through 2016 to develop the Denver Julesburg Basin.
  108. EnCana Likes Long Term Natural Gas Fundamentals

    November 15, 2011
    EnCana believes that natural gas still has a positive long-term future despite the current low price.
  109. Eni Hits It Big Off Mozambique

    October 27, 2011
    Offshore drilling in Mozambique is offering Eni and other companies large reserves of natural gas.
  110. NuStar Energy Invests In Storage Business

    September 29, 2011
    NuStar Energy is investing heavily to expand various storage projects as it seeks to generate growth off the increase in ...
  111. MarkWest Energy Partners Moving Forward In Marcellus Shale

    September 14, 2011
    MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P. is a leader in the midstream and pipeline operations needed to accommodate rising production ...
  112. Insiders Bullish On Commodities

    August 15, 2011
    Learn more about five commodity plays with insider activity.
  113. Investing In Africa's Oil Bonanza

    July 29, 2011
    Africa is quickly moving to become the next oil and gas superstar nation.
  114. Say Hello To C&J Energy Services

    July 21, 2011
    C&J Energy Services is the newest public oil service company for investors to consider.
  115. 4 Oil Companies Thriving in Africa

    July 21, 2011
    Lack of growth in non-OPEC oil supplies, combined with growing demand even in a weak economic climate, has meant big opportunities ...
  116. Say Hello To Kosmos Energy

    July 20, 2011
    Kosmos Energy recently went public and is involved with higher risk exploration in onshore and offshore Africa.
  117. Conoco Phillips To Split Up

    July 18, 2011
    Conoco Phillips is following the industry trend to become smaller. Can its stand-alone plan find success?
  118. Statoil - United States Review

    June 27, 2011
    Statoil is actively developing onshore and offshore areas of the United States as the company works towards its goal of 2.5 ...
  119. Transocean's Lull Creates Buying Opportunity

    May 9, 2011
    Transocean isn't doing well now, which probably means it's time to consider buying this oil and gas stock.
  120. Whiting Petroleum: Right Place, Right Time, Right Type

    April 29, 2011
    Whiting's shortfall this quarter is a buying opportunity for aggressive investors.
  121. Conoco Phillips Loves North America In 2011

    March 28, 2011
    Conoco Phillips is focusing a large part of its 2011 capital budget into several onshore plays in the United States.
  122. 5 Stocks At 52-Week Highs

    February 23, 2011
    Five stocks in five different industries at different points in their business cycle. These stocks are hitting highs in their ...
  123. Will 2011 Be The Year That Deepwater Gulf Drilling Restarts?

    January 7, 2011
    Recently clarified regulations on the Government approval process for deepwater drilling in the Gulf of Mexico may lead to ...
  124. Cabot Moves On Marcellus And Eagle Ford In 2011

    January 6, 2011
    Cabot Oil and Gas will split its development capital between the Marcellus and Eagle Ford Shale in 2011, as the company moves ...
  125. Plains Exploration And Production Moves Onshore In 2010

    January 4, 2011
    Plains Exploration and Production transitioned to an onshore company focused on oil and liquids development, as the company ...
  126. Comstock Resources Continues Haynesville Development In 2010

    January 3, 2011
    Comstock Resources continued to develop Haynesville Shale properties in 2010, while it also entered the Eagle Ford Shale ...
  127. Newfield Exploration Gets Oily In 2010

    December 28, 2010
    Newfield Exploration shifted capital in 2010 towards the development of oil plays as the company seeks to increase its production ...
  128. Noble Energy Moves Forward With Israeli Project

    November 1, 2010
    Noble Energy made good progress on its Israeli offshore portfolio of assets and increased its acreage position in a key onshore ...
  129. Royal Dutch Shell North America Review

    October 5, 2010
    Royal Dutch Shell has plans to explore and develop heavily in America over the next four years.
  130. National Fuel Gas Moves On The Marcellus

    September 27, 2010
    National Fuel Gas is planning a major ramp in development in the Marcellus Shale in 2011. This may raise the company's profile ...
  131. The Avalon Shale Moves Forward

    August 24, 2010
    The Avalon Shale is starting to see a flow of capital as the frenzy for oil and liquids continues.
  132. Denbury Resources Second Quarter Recap

    August 18, 2010
    Denbury Resources continues to lead the way with tertiary oil recovery operations in the United States.
  133. Concho Dives Deeper Into Permian

    July 22, 2010
    Concho Resources made a major purchase of Permian Basin assets, adding to its substantial properties in that area.
  134. 3 Fastest Climbers Off The Market Bottom

    July 20, 2010
    The strongest performers in a weak market usually overachieve when the bull market resumes.
  135. Will The EPA Crack Down On "Fracking"?

    July 12, 2010
    The Gulf oil spill has pushed pollution concerns to the forefront, and helped to put shale gas exploration back on the EPA's ...
  136. Oil And Gas Plays You've Never Heard Of

    June 3, 2010
    North America is full of places to explore and develop oil and gas resources, but only shale plays seem to get any attention ...
  137. Canadian Natural Resources Low-Key Player Up North

    May 27, 2010
    Canadian Natural Resources is one of the largest independent exploration and production companies in North America, but it ...
  138. Gulf Oil Spill Collateral Damage

    May 21, 2010
    The publicly traded energy companies directly involved in the Gulf of Mexico oil spill are well known, but other non-energy ...
  139. Niobrara Formation Gaining Momentum

    May 18, 2010
    The energy industry is developing the Niobrara Formation, as part of the movement toward developing more oil and liquids ...
  140. Mixed Results In The Gulf Of Mexico

    May 12, 2010
    Exploration in the Gulf of Mexico can lead to big payoffs for companies, but it comes with substantially higher risk.
  141. Learn From Apache's Success

    May 3, 2010
    Apache has historically been a smart name to follow into the oil patch. Does the company's recent purchases mean higher energy ...
  142. Royal Dutch Shell Moves To Increase Investment In U.S.

    April 8, 2010
    Royal Dutch Shell is exploring and developing onshore and offshore properties in the United States, as it attempts to jump-start ...
  143. Coastal Drilling Coming Eventually

    March 1, 2010
    Oil and gas drilling on most of the Outer Continental Shelf was banned for years, but likely not for much longer.
  144. Resolute Energy's Resolute Growth Trajectory

    January 25, 2010
    This company's niche in rejuvenating mature oil fields creates sustainability.
  145. A Review Of The Gulf Of Mexico

    January 22, 2010
    The exploration and production industry continued to explore the Gulf of Mexico in 2009, reporting many large discoveries ...
  146. Explosive Growth In Eagle Ford Shale

    January 11, 2010
    The Eagle Ford Shale will continue to attract capital from the exploration and production industry in 2010.
  147. Cobalt International Energy Has Lethargic Debut

    December 18, 2009
    Cobalt International Energy went public priced below its expected range. But it has a large prospect inventory to drill out ...
  148. Natural Gas: A Bad Year, But Ready To Rebound

    December 15, 2009
    A massive supply glut and slumping demand turned natural gas into one of the worst investments of 2009.
  149. Oil Taking A Break

    December 3, 2009
    Oil pulls back on higher than expected inventory reports.
  150. Marathon Oil Outlines Its Upstream Strategy

    November 27, 2009
    Marathon Oil is moving slowly on its diversified set of properties.
  151. BP Ramps Up Oil Production

    November 25, 2009
    BP has made a major push into the Gulf of Mexico, which will help keep it as the largest producer in the area.
  152. 3 Lesser-Known ETFs

    November 20, 2009
    These three under-covered ETFs may be just what your portfolio needs.
  153. Top 5 Natural Gas Producers

    October 16, 2009
    Natural gas is the cleanest of the fossil fuels. Exploration and development of it has led to huge production gains.
  154. Obama Tax Policy May Increase Dependence On Imported Oil

    September 11, 2009
    Some recent proposals to eliminate tax credits that benefit the oil and gas industry may reduce domestic production and increase ...
  155. Oil And Gas Discoveries Flying Below The Radar

    August 12, 2009
    Recent oil and gas discoveries contradict the conventional wisdom that all oil and gas has already been found.
  156. The Pinedale Anticline Still As Good As Any Shale Around

    August 10, 2009
    The Pinedale Anticline in Wyoming is not a shale play, but is as prolific and can hold its own against any otehr basin out ...
  157. Stocks Providing Value And Growth

    August 3, 2009
    Value and growth are usually considered opposites in the investing world. Well, here's some stocks that may boast both.
  158. Energy Industry Soldiers On

    June 18, 2009
    Recent news from the Energy patch presents a mixed picture, but investors tend to believe what they want and have bid the ...
  159. Don't Forget Kansas For Natural Gas

    June 12, 2009
    Investors don't think of Kansas when they look at the exploration and production industry, but the state has large natural ...
  160. Shale Plays Gone Wild: The Eagle Ford Shale

    April 20, 2009
    The Eagle Ford Shale is not as famous as other shale plays in Texas, but a few recent wells show that the area has promise.
  161. Hurricane Stock Season

    April 1, 2009
    Many E & P companies are exposed to hurricane season in the Gulf of Mexico. Beware of volatility during this time.
  162. Ceiling Falls On Exploration And Production Sector

    January 20, 2009
    Exploration and production companies' use of esoteric accounting charges caused a sharp decline in commodity prices.
  163. EOG Resources Reports A Solid Quarter

    November 5, 2008
    EOG Resources' net income showed strength despite a boost from mark-to-market derivative gains.
  164. Apache: Slow, Safe And Smart

    October 29, 2008
    Apache stayed conservative when oil was hitting new highs every other week, now that restraint is paying off.
  165. 3 Oil Stocks Perfect For Long-Term Investors

    October 21, 2008
    The recent pullback in crude oil has created some great forward valuations in major oil companies. We examine the best of ...
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