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  • OIL MARKETS

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    Halliburton

    (HAL)

    Halliburton Company provides a range of services and products for the exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas to oil and gas companies worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Completion and Production, and Drilling and Evaluation.

    News, Products and Stock Info

    Landmark acquires Neftex

    07/31/2014 Landmark Software and Services, a Halliburton business line, has acquired Neftex Petroleum Consultants Limited, a UK-based company specializing in sequence stratigraphy-based products and consultin...

    Halliburton introduces Drilling Engineering Solutions Service

    03/10/2014 Halliburton has launched its Drilling Engineering Solutionssm (DES) service. DES provides fully integrated, custom-engineered solutions that, according to the company, optimize well design and plac...

    Halliburton signs unconventional resource development partnership with Russian university

    02/06/2014 Halliburton (NYSE: HAL) has signed a partnership agreement with Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas for the development of unconventional resources in Russia, including the Bazhenov shale.

    Ex-Halliburton manager pleads guilty to destroying Deepwater Horizon evidence

    10/18/2013

    A former Halliburton manager has plead guilty in US District Court to destroying evidence in the aftermath of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico.

    Post Oak and GSAM commit $100M to PetroEdge Energy III

    08/14/2013 Post Oak Energy Capital and funds managed by Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) have a $100 million capital commitment to PetroEdge Energy III LLC. PetroEdge’s management team will be co-investi...

    Halliburton resolves DoJ’s Deepwater Horizon investigation

    07/27/2013 Halliburton has reached an agreement with the US Department of Justice to conclude the department’s criminal investigation of the company in relation to the April 20, 2010, incident involving the M...

    PetroEdge Energy gets $100M private equity commitment

    07/23/2013

    Post Oak Energy Capital and funds managed by Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) have made a $100 million capital commitment to PetroEdge Energy III LLC.

    Pemex Chicontepec bid round garners limited response

    07/12/2013 Petroleos Mexicanos, or Pemex, drew only a limited response in terms of bids on a new round of production contract in the Chicontepec onshore fields near the Gulf of Mexico, underscoring the need f...

    First Reserve’s co-founders share their investment strategy

    06/11/2013

    EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH WILLIAM E. MACAULAY AND JOHN A. HILL OF FIRST RESERVE

    Energy Institute High School to open Fall 2013 in Houston

    04/23/2013

    The Houston Independent School District (HISD), together with IPAA, is set to open a high school focused on the study of energy in the city of Houston in the fall of 2013.

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    OGJ150

    Gulfport Energy names Gaydosik CFO

    Jul 10, 2014 Gulfport Energy Corp. has appointed Aaron Gaydosik to serve as CFO. Most recently, Gaydosik served as vice president of finance at Kodiak Oil &...

    Revenue, net income show small increases in 4Q2012

    May 1, 2013 Revenues for the group of publicly-traded US-based companies tracked by Oil & Gas Journal and Oil & Gas Financial Journal grew in the final...

    Helix completes sale of oil and gas business

    Feb 6, 2013 Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc.has closed the previously announced sale of Energy Resource Technology GOM Inc. (ERT), the company’s oil and gas s...

    Revenue, net income drop sharply in 3Q12

    Feb 1, 2013 Revenues for the group of publicly-traded US-based companies tracked by Oil & Gas Journal and Oil & Gas Financial Journal continued their d...

    WPX Energy makes natural gas discovery in Niobrara formation

    Jan 23, 2013 Tulsa, OK-based oil and gas exploration and production company WPX Energy said January 22 that a recent Niobrara gas discovery in western Colorado ...

    OGFJ100P

    Vantage Energy files for $400M IPO

    Jul 8, 2014

    Vantage Energy Inc., a privately-held oil and gas company, plans to raise approximately $400 million in an IPO. 

    Rock Oil increases capital commitment, adds to management

    Jun 10, 2014 Wells Fargo Energy Capital and BNP Paribas have made investments and capital commitments to Rock Oil Holdings LLC. In addition, Rock Oil has named ...

    AEPB acquires Permian leasehold for $2.5B

    Jun 9, 2014 American Energy – Permian Basin LLC, an affiliate of American Energy Partners LP, has signed an agreement to acquire approximately 63,000 net acres...

    FourPoint raises $1B in capital, partners with EnerVest in Anadarko Basin

    Jan 31, 2014 FourPoint Energy LLC has acquired certain producing and undeveloped oil and gas properties and related midstream assets in the Western Anadarko Bas...

    OGFJ100P company update

    Jul 11, 2013 Independent research firm IHS Herold Inc. has provided OGFJ with updated production data for our periodic ranking of US-based private E&P compa...

    Oil & Gas Companies

    Egypt signs exploration agreements

    Egypt has signed oil and gas exploration deals worth $187 million with several Western companies and a Tunisian firm, according to Reuters. The agreements cover seven exploration areas.

    Eni reports oil discovery in Ecuador

    Eni has made a significant oil discovery in Ecuador at the Oglan-2 exploration well located in Block 10, approximately 260 kilometers southeast of Quito. Early estimates suggest that the Oglan discovery potentially contains about 300 million barre...

    ZaZa Energy regains compliance with NASDAQ listing standards

    ZaZa Energy Corp. received a letter from the NASDAQ Stock Market on Sept. 5, advising that the company has regained compliance with Listing Rule 5550(a)(2), which requires the company to maintain a minimum closing bid price of $1.00 per share.

    Maersk Oil cuts quarter of Houston jobs

    As a result of the challenges of growing a non-operated exploration portfolio in the US Gulf of Mexico, Maersk Oil is downsizing its Houston workforce by more than 25% as the company focuses on other parts of the world, according to a report in th...

    Pemex begins post-reform corporate makeover

    Pemex has begun a corporate restructuring following the approval earlier this month of a historic energy overhaul that ended Pemex's decades-long monopoly, according to a Reuters report.

    NOC chairman to replace acting Libya oil minister

    Libya's acting oil minister Omar Shakmak will resign and will be replaced by the chairman of the state oil firm National Oil Corp. (NOC), Mustafa Sanallah, according to a Reuters report.

    Lucas granted NYSE MKT compliance plan extension

    Lucas Energy Inc. reports that the NYSE MKT notified the company that it has been granted an extension until Oct. 31 to regain compliance with the NYSE MKT continued listing standards.