Why More Deals Could Be on the Way in the Bakken
The Bakken shale play could see more deals as producers look to expand and achieve operational efficiency.
Who Will Follow Kodiak Oil & Gas to Be the Next Bakken Buyout?
Kodiak Oil & Gas just decided it was best to be in the hands of a bigger player, could Oasis Petroleum or Triangle Petroleum decide to do the same thing?
As Bakken Merger Activity Heats Up, Is Oasis Petroleum Next?
With more consolidation likely in the North American oil and gas industry, Oasis Petroleum looks like a prime takeover candidate.
3 Energy Stocks That Absolutely Crushed the Market This Week
Whiting Petroleum and Kodiak Oil & Gas were the talk of the town because of the acquisition announcement, but that couldn't trump the performance at Westmoreland Coal this week.
Is SandRidge Energy Inc. the Next $6 Billion Energy Takeover Target?
Kodiak Oil & Gas was acquired for $6 billion, which just happens to be about the same enterprise value as SandRidge Energy.
Step Aside Continental, Here Comes the New Biggest Bakken Producer
As Whiting Petroleum buys Kodiak Oil & Gas, it is establishing itself as the biggest Bakken/Three-Forks producer, surpassing Continental Resources.
Did Kodiak Oil & Gas Shareholders Just Get Robbed?
While Whiting shareholders appear to have gotten the better end of the recent deal, Kodiak Oil & Gas shareholders should also benefit over the long term.