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  1. Encana Reports Mixed 4Q - Analyst Blog

    February 15, 2013
    Natural gas exploration and production (E&P) company Encana Corporation (ECA) reported mixed fourth quarter 2012 results, ...
  2. W&T Sets '13 Budget at $450M - Analyst Blog

    February 13, 2013
    An independent oil and gas producer, W&T Offshore, Inc. (WTI) has allotted around $450 million as its capital budget for ...
  3. Comstock Results Miss Out Again - Analyst Blog

    February 12, 2013
    Domestic energy explorer Comstock Resources Inc. (CRK) reported weak fourth quarter 2012 results, hamstrung by continued ...
  4. Eni Expands Egyptian Presence - Analyst Blog

    February 11, 2013
    Italian energy major Eni SpA E) has made a new oil discovery with an exploration well - Rosa North IX. The well is located ...
  5. Statoil Gets Safety Order from PSA - Analyst Blog

    February 11, 2013
    Norwegian giant Statoil ASA (STO) has been ordered to improve the working condition at its Heimdal platform. The directive ...
  6. Statoil Beats 4Q on Vol Growth - Analyst Blog

    February 8, 2013
    Statoil ASA's (STO) fourth-quarter 2012 adjusted earnings of 84 cents per ADR comfortably surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate ...
  7. Desperately Seeking Cash

    October 25, 2012
    Energy companies are looking for other sources of capital to replace oil and gas reserves.
  8. Energy Sector Recap Week Ending October 5, 2012

    October 9, 2012
    Here is a recap of important events and announcements in the Energy Sector for the week ending Oct. 5, 2012.
  9. Exploration And Production Industry Loves To Adjust

    May 28, 2012
    The exploration and production industry reports a plethora of GAAP and non GAAP measures that can both confuse and distort ...
  10. 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 ...
  11. Small Cap Eagle Ford Shale Players To Watch

    December 28, 2011
    The Eagle Ford Shale will continue to see increased investment from the energy industry in 2012.
  12. Bear Market Lows Return

    September 27, 2011
    The overall market has fallen sharply during the recent investor panic over a recession, but it is still far away from its ...
  13. Energy Companies Spending More To Get Less

    August 17, 2011
    Reducing estimates for oil and gas production while also raising capital expenditures is an abomination to many short term ...
  14. 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.
  15. Apache Corp Likes The Mid-Continent

    May 24, 2011
    Apache Corporation expects extensive exploration and development in the mid-continent area to help grow production and reserves.
  16. Murphy Oil Bets Big On Eagle Ford Shale

    May 23, 2011
    Murphy Oil has established a large position in the Eagle Ford Shale and is looking to agressively develop this formation ...
  17. New Oil And Gas Plays Not A Sure Thing

    March 24, 2011
    The exploration and production industry is still delineating the extent and productivity of many of the newer shale and unconventional ...
  18. A Sneak-Peek At 2011's Oil And Gas Budgets

    December 23, 2010
    Several exploration and production companies have announced capital budgets for 2011.
  19. Ultra Petroleum Q3 2010 Review

    November 8, 2010
    Ultra Petroleum is continuing to milk its core natural gas properties in the Pinedale Field in Wyoming, despite the poor ...
  20. Odds And Ends In The Energy Sector

    August 30, 2010
    North America is full of oil and gas plays, and many don't get much attention due to the propensity of the media to focus ...
  21. Chesapeake Energy Talks Up Oil And Liquids

    August 10, 2010
    Chesapeake Energy is accelerating development of the oil and natural gas liquids plays in its vast portfolio.
  22. Haynesville Shale Q1 Update

    May 6, 2010
    Companies active in the Haynesville Shale are still reporting difficulties in obtaining hydraulic fracturing equipment.
  23. Marcellus Shale Development May Reach New York In 2010

    January 11, 2010
    Marcellus Shale development will continue in 2010, as operators pour capital into this huge area. They may even finally drill ...
  24. Energy Companies Join The Capital Party

    May 21, 2009
    The rush to raise capital has hit the energy sector with several companies raising equity to complete capital programs or ...
  25. Shale Plays Gone Wild - The Haynesville

    March 20, 2009
    The Haynesville is the most popular shale play, but investors should know it's not the only game in town.
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