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  • OIL MARKETS

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    Newfield Exploration Co.

    (NFX)

    Newfield Exploration Company is an independent energy company headquartered in the Woodlands, Texas. Newfield is engaged in the exploration, development and production of crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids.

    News, Products and Stock Info

    Southwestern Energy elects Rathert to board of directors

    10/22/2014 The board of directors of Southwestern Energy Co. (NYSE: SWN) reports that, effective Oct. 20, Terry W. Rathert has been elected to the board for a term expiring at the annual meeting of stockholde...

    QED Energy Associates appoints Northrup as president and CFO

    03/28/2014 QED Energy Associates, which provides engineering technician consulting and sourcing, has appointed Ashley Northrup as QED's president. She will retain her role as CFO and is a partner in the firm.

    EOG Resources, Newfield terminate Marcellus shale sale agreement

    12/22/2010

    EOG Resources Inc. and Newfield Exploration Co. have mutually agreed to terminate the agreement announced November 15, 2010, regarding EOG's sale of certain Marcellus Shale acreage.

    Newfield buys Marcellus acreage from transitioning EOG Resources

    11/16/2010

    Newfield Exploration Co. has agreed to purchase nearly 50,000 net acres in the Marcellus Shale from EOG Resources Inc. for $405 million, or $8,100 an acre.

    Privately-held LLOG Exploration restructures management

    04/16/2010

    Privately-held oil and gas exploration company LLOG Exploration Co. LLC has made changes to its management team.

    Harvest Natural Resources striving to diversify, realize its full potential

    04/01/2010 To a casual observer, Harvest Natural Resources may look like a far–flung enterprise for a small exploration and production company.

    Anadarko CEO Hackett new chairman of ANGA

    03/15/2010

    America’s Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA) has named Jim Hackett, chairman and CEO of Anadarko Petroleum Corp., the Alliance’s new chairman.

    Boothby adds chairman to president, CEO roles at Newfield Exploration

    02/12/2010

    After being named president and CEO of Newfield Exploration Co. last year, the company’s board of directors has elected Lee K. Boothby to the additional role of chairman of the board.

    Newfield, Anadarko to jointly acquire Maverick Basin assets

    01/13/2010

    Newfield Exploration Co. and Anadarko Petroleum Corp. will jointly acquire TXCO Resources Inc.'s (TXCO) assets in the Maverick Basin of Southwest Texas for up to $310 million.

    Anadarko outbids Newfield for TXCO assets

    01/05/2010

    Anadarko Petroleum Corp. has outbid Newfield Energy for assets of TXCO Resources.

    Newfield Exploration Co. Website

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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

    LLOG makes deepwater Gulf of Mexico discovery

    Oct 23, 2014 Covington, LA-based LLOG Exploration and its partner, Ridgewood Energy, drilled a successful exploration test at the Mississippi Canyon 79 “Otis” p...

    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...

    Oil & Gas Companies

    Halliburton awarded mature field contracts from Petroamazonas

    Halliburton has signed long-term contracts with Ecuador's Petroamazonas to provide field development and project management, as well as drilling and completions services, across nine mature fields, including the Palo Azul, Lago Agrio, and Victor H...

    Gulf’s operations in China now called Gulf Oil China

    Gulf’s program for growth in China has reached another landmark stage, with the redefining of its operations in China under a new name: Gulf Oil (China) Co. Ltd.  

    Parkmead discovers gas field in Netherlands

    The Parkmead Group reports that a new gas field has been discovered in the Netherlands by the Group’s latest exploration well.

    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...