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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

    Newfield upsizes and prices $700M of senior notes, amends credit facility

    03/05/2015 Newfield Exploration Co. has priced its public offering of $700 million of 5⅜% senior notes due 2026, an increase over the previously announced offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount. ...

    Newfield closes public common stock offering

    03/04/2015 Newfield Exploration has closed its public offering of 25,300,000 shares of its common stock, including 3,300,000 shares sold to the underwriters pursuant to their option to purchase additional sha...

    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 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

    Statoil adds acreage in Gulf of Mexico Central Lease Sale

    Statoil was the apparent high bidder on 14 leases in the US Department of the Interior’s central region Gulf of Mexico lease sale 235, which occurred in New Orleans, Louisiana.

    Petroceltic accepts resignation of two directors

    Petroceltic International plc, an Irish oil and gas exploration and production company based in Dublin, has accepted the resignations of two non-executive directors, Don Wolcott and Joe Mach, effective immediately.

    ZaZa Energy updates on East Texas Lower Cretaceous operations

    ZaZa Energy Corp. has provided information on 30-day production results from its East Texas Colburn #3H horizontal well in Walker County, Texas, and the proposal of two new Buda-Rose vertical wells in its vicinity. 

    Ensco to cut onshore personnel by 15%

    On Feb. 17, Ensco plc began a workforce-reduction process, designed to reduce its onshore workforce by 15%, according to the Houston Business Journal.

    Statoil, partners submit development plan for Johan Sverdrup

    Statoil and its partners have submitted the plan for development and operation for Johan Sverdrup, Phase 1, to the Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy.

    Statoil, partners complete two-well program in Krafla area of North Sea

    Operator Statoil has, together with its PL035 partners, completed a two-well program in the Krafla area in the North Sea. The Krafla area is located 25 kilometers southwest of Oseberg South in the North Sea.

    Inpex begins production from Nasr field offshore Abu Dhabi

    Inpex Corp., through its wholly owned subsidiary, Japan Oil Development Co. Ltd. (JODCO), has begun oil production from the Nasr oil field offshore Abu Dhabi, UAE.