Anadarko Petroleum Corp. is teaming with private equity giant KKR & Co. in a plan to drill more than 500 wells across East Texas, a step that represents a major expansion in what was once one of the industry’s most prolific regions.
Seasonal RBOB traders beware! The Energy Information Administration rocked the market by reporting a surge in oil supplies and rocking refinery runs. U.S. crude oil stocks climbed by a higher-than-expected 2.7M barrels.
Chesapeake Energy Corp.’s decision to cut directors’ pay and other perks may save the company up to $1.65 million a year without addressing investors’ concern that the board failed to rein in Chief Executive Officer Aubrey McClendon’s borrowing and spending spree.