PVA : Analysis & Opinions

  1. With Fracking It’s All About Water Management

    April 5, 2013
    It takes an awfully large amount of water to frack an oil and gas well these days. Given the growth projections for production ...
  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. 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 ...
  4. Desperately Seeking Cash

    October 25, 2012
    Energy companies are looking for other sources of capital to replace oil and gas reserves.
  5. 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.
  6. 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 ...
  7. 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 ...
  8. 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.
  9. 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 ...
  10. Energy Companies Reporting Net Losses

    September 5, 2011
    Some exploration and production companies reported GAAP losses in the second quarter of 2011. Sometimes these are caused ...
  11. 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.
  12. 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. ...
  13. 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 ...
  14. Chesapeake Energy And The Anadarko Basin

    October 19, 2010
    Chesapeake Energy is pouring capital into the Granite and Colony Wash plays in the Anadarko Basin.
  15. Haynesville Shale Q1 Update

    May 6, 2010
    Companies active in the Haynesville Shale are still reporting difficulties in obtaining hydraulic fracturing equipment.
  16. Selma Chalk Is No Slouch For Natural Gas

    January 26, 2010
    The Selma Chalk is being actively developed, although the formation gets almost no attention from the press or investors. ...
  17. What The Heck Is The Granite Wash?

    May 13, 2009
    The Granite Wash located in the Oklahoma and Texas Panhandle areas and has attracted attention as horizontal drilling is ...
  18. 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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