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US Upstream week in brief: 26 October 2016

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26 October 2016

US Upstream week in brief: 26 October 2016

Report summary

This week, the Eagle Ford awakens to not one, but two M&A transactions. Carrizo Oil & Gas expands its Eagle Ford position as Clayton Williams becomes a pure-play Permian operator. Up north, EQT makes a Marcellus acquisition, and the SCOOP/STACK takes the attention of two operators in the Mid-Continent. Halliburton reports its first profit since 2014, prompting questions as to when service costs will begin to inflate. This week's stories feature analysis using our North America Well Analysis Tool and Global Economic Model. Stories this week include: Industry cost inflation could be around the corner Carrizo acquires and Clayton Williams divests in the Eagle Ford EQT acquires two Marcellus operators  Gastar dedicates capital to delineate STACK Chesapeake Investor Day suggests new operating strategy

Table of contents

  • Top stories of the week
  • Number of the week
  • US oil & gas dashboard

Tables and charts

This report includes 6 images and tables including:

  • Will the size of frac jobs continue to increase with pricing pressure?
  • Clayton Williams and Carrizo's acquired and divested Eagle Ford positions
  • EQT's expanded acreage position
  • US Upstream week in brief: 26 October 2016: Image 5
  • Share price performance, crude oil & gas inventories, horizontal rig count stats
  • US Upstream week in brief: 26 October 2016: Image 7

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