Archive // Crude Oil

Just How Big Is the Permian Basin?

March 7, 2017 |
The Permian Basin gets all the headlines these days, and it’s all about stacked pay opportunities across the cores of the Delaware and Midland Basins.  Acreage valuations have gone sky high and now concerns are emerging about oil and...
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Permian Basin Acquisitions Stay Hot

December 21, 2016 |
Permian Basin acquisitions are riding a wave of popularity, at least as measured by M&A announcements, drilling rig additions, and capital markets activity. Given the dramatic increase in well productivity, falling well costs, and promise of stacked pay opportunities, it...
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Will OPEC Actually Cut Oil Production?

October 4, 2016 |
The global crude oil market quickly flipped from being short crude in 2014 to long in 2015 as oil production sky rocketed and global demand failed to keep pace.  Despite a severe price crash in crude, production was slow...
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Is WTI Too Bullish?

May 20, 2016 |
Supply disruptions in Nigeria, potential cutbacks to investment in Iraq, escalating civil unrest in Venezuela, and as much as 1 MMb/d of Canadian production shut-in due to wild fires has the oil bulls emerging from the woodwork.  However, it’s...
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