Can Conventional E&P Bring The Next Generation Of Oil Fortunes

Can Conventional E&P Bring The Next Generation Of Oil Fortunes? This article is a very good commentary on the conventional vs non conventional oil and gas resources at play in the US.  The unconventional plays simply require more capital than the smaller players can (or should) afford.  Much ...

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Harold Hamm Expects $60 Oil, Says America Will Double Output Again

Harold Hamm Expects $60 Oil, Says America Will Double Output Again – from Forbes “The fracking tycoon has cut capex at Continental Resources , but refuses layoffs. He says he’ll need all his staff for the new boom to come” You just have to love an optimistic contrarian like Haro...

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Haiff – congressional testimony on the state of the oil industry

The link below affords an excellent overview of the domestic and international factors that effect the economic outlook for the industry.   It is a note of optimism in a rather bleak time. Antoine Halff,  Senior Research Scholar and Director of the Global Oil Market Program, Center on Global Ener...

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Energy Sector’s Junk-Bond Pain Spreads

By Thomas Hohn / December 11, 2015 / OIl and finance / No Comments

Energy Sector’s Junk-Bond Pain Spreads WSJ 12/9/15 “Losses in the energy sector’s junk-bond market are spreading beyond oil-and-gas producers amid a prolonged slump in commodity prices, further rattling investors who are now preparing for a wave of defaults next year.”…….....

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