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U.S. Exploration And Production Sector Remains Mostly Stable Due To Robust Oil Prices, Article Says Nov 12

  • ID: 2312255
  • November 2012
  • Region: United States
  • Standard & Poors
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  • Alta Mesa Holdings L.P.
  • Cimarex Energy Co.
  • EPL Oil & Gas Inc.
  • Koch Resources LLC
  • Newfield Exploration Co.
  • Range Resources Corp.
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NEW YORK (Standard & Poor's) Nov. 15, 2012Standard & Poor's Ratings Services has published its oil and gas exploration and production (E&P) report card titled, "U.S. Exploration And Production Sector Remains Mostly Stable Due To Robust Oil Prices." "Our outlook for a majority of the oil and gas companies in the U.S. remains stable in 2012 and 2013, particularly for those operators with exposure to robust oil prices," said Standard & Poor's credit analyst Marc D. Bromberg. "However, mixed economic indicators in the U.S., a potential fiscal cliff in 2013, and a deeper Eurozone recession remain wildcards that could pressure global oil prices and thus decrease future profitability and lead to ratings actions on our E&P issuers." Under Standard &...

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- Hess Corp.
- EQT Corp.
- Sabine Oil & Gas Corp.
- National Fuel Gas Co.
- Noble Energy Inc.
- Occidental Petroleum Corp.
- Chevron Corp.
- Apache Corp.
- MDU Resources Group Inc.
- Southwestern Energy Co.
- Hunt Oil Co.
- Anadarko Petroleum Corp.
- Energen Corp.
- Murphy Oil Corp.
- EOG Resources Inc.
- Unit Corp.
- Chesapeake Energy Corp.
- Swift Energy Co.
- Range Resources Corp.
- Pioneer Natural Resources Co.
- Stone Energy Corp.
- Newfield Exploration Co.
- Denbury Resources Inc.
- Comstock Resources Inc.
- Continental Resources Inc.
- QEP Resources Inc.
- Devon Energy Corp.
- Exxon Mobil Corp.
- Marathon Oil Corp.
- Plains Exploration & Production Co.
- ConocoPhillips
- Hilcorp Energy I L.P.
- EPL Oil & Gas Inc.
- Koch Resources LLC
- EXCO Resources Inc.
- Whiting Petroleum Corp.
- Venoco Inc.
- PetroQuest Energy Inc.
- Cimarex Energy Co.
- Clayton Williams Energy Inc.
- Petrohawk Energy Corp.
- Chaparral Energy Inc.
- Quicksilver Resources Inc.
- W&T Offshore Inc.
- Berry Petroleum Co.
- SandRidge Energy Inc.
- SM Energy Co.
- Energy XXI Ltd
- Penn Virginia Corp.
- McMoRan Exploration Co.
- PDC Energy Inc.
- Bill Barrett Corp.
- Linn Energy LLC
- Concho Resources Inc.
- Antero Resources LLC
- Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc.
- Sabine Oil & Gas LLC
- Rosetta Resources Inc.
- RAAM Global Energy Co.
- Breitburn Energy Partners
- Alta Mesa Holdings L.P.
- Black Elk Energy Offshore Operations LLC
- Laredo Petroleum Inc.
- EV Energy Partners L.P.
- Oasis Petroleum Inc.
- GMX Resources Inc.
- Goodrich Petroleum Corp.
- Milagro Oil & Gas Inc.
- CrownRock LP
- Endeavour International Corp.
- WPX Energy Inc.
- Kodiak Oil & Gas
- Samson Resources Corp
- Vanguard Natural Resources LLC
- EP Energy LLC
- Resolute Energy Corp.
- Magnum Hunter Resources Corp.
- Northern Oil and Gas Inc.
- QR Energy LP
- Midstates Petroleum Co. Inc.
- Halcon Resources Corp.
- Linc USA GP

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