2017

Energy Hunter Resources Announces Completion of Its First San Andres Oil Play Acquisition in the Permian Basin

Energy Hunter Resources, Inc., an exploration and production company headquartered in Dallas, Texas, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of 9,413 net acres located in the San Andres oil play of the Permian Basin along with certain institutional investors. One hundred percent of the existing wells and lease acreage position, located in the Slaughter-Levelland Field of the San Andres formation, is held by production (“HBP”). Initial reservoir modeling

Oasis Petroleum Announces Delaware Basin Acquisition and Provides Operational Updates

Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE: OAS) (“Oasis” or the “Company”) today announced it has entered into a definitive purchase and sale agreement with Forge Energy, LLC (the “Seller”) to acquire 20,300 net acres in the Delaware Basin (the “Permian Assets”) for approximately $946 million, consisting of approximately $483 million in cash and 46 million shares of the Company’s common stock (the “OAS Shares”) valued at approximately $463 million as of the close of trading on December 8, 2017 (the

CARRIZO OIL & GAS ANNOUNCES THE DIVESTITURE OF A PORTION OF ITS EAGLE FORD ACREAGE

Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRZO) today announced that it entered into an agreement to divest a portion of its assets in the Eagle Ford Shale for $245 million in cash, subject to adjustment and customary closing terms and conditions. The divested assets include approximately 24,500 net acres, located primarily in the downdip area of the volatile oil window, and had associated net production during the third quarter of 2017 of approximately 3,400 Boe/d (63%

Eclipse Resources Corporation Announces Agreements to Acquire New Utica Development Area (the “Flat Castle” Project Area) in Central Pennsylvania

Eclipse Resources Corporation (NYSE:ECR) (the “Company” or “Eclipse Resources”) today is pleased to announce that the Company and Eclipse Resources-PA, LP, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company, have entered into a definitive Purchase and Sale Agreement to acquire certain oil and gas leases, wells and other oil and gas rights and interests covering approximately 44,500 net acres located in the counties of Tioga and Potter in the Commonwealth of

SandRidge Energy to Acquire Bonanza Creek Energy for $36.00 Per Share in Cash and Stock

– Adds 67,000 contiguous net acres in the oil window of DJ Basin – Significantly increases inventory of high return, oil-weighted drill-ready projects – Expected to be accretive to cash flow beginning in 2018 – Maintains low pro forma leverage and strong balance sheet OKLAHOMA CITY and DENVER, Nov. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — SandRidge Energy (NYSE: SD) and Bonanza Creek Energy(NYSE: BCEI) jointly announced today that the two companies have entered into a definitive merger agreement under

Bill Barrett Corporation Announces Uinta Basin Asset Sale

Bill Barrett Corporation (the “Company”) (NYSE: BBG) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with unaffiliated third parties to sell its remaining non-core assets located in the Uinta Basin for cash proceeds of approximately $110 million. The transaction is expected to close on or before December 31, 2017, and is subject to customary closing conditions and adjustments. The assets produced approximately 2,300 Boe/d (91% oil) during the third quarter of 2017 and had

Earthstone Energy, Inc. Announces Sale Of Bakken Assets

Earthstone Energy, Inc. (NYSE: ESTE) (“Earthstone” or the “Company”), today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Bakken assets for approximately $27 million in cash to an unaffiliated party. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions and adjustments. The effective date will be December 1, 2017 and is expected to close by year-end 2017. Robert J. Anderson, Executive Vice President, Corporate Development and Engineering

Black Stone Minerals, L.P. Announces $340 Million Acquisition of Mineral and Royalty Interests and Private Placement of Cumulative Convertible Preferred Units

Completes New Farmout Arrangement That Further Supports Development Activity in East Texas; Schedules Conference Call for 10:30 Central Time Today HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 27, 2017– Black Stone Minerals, L.P. (NYSE:BSM) (“Black Stone Minerals,” “Black Stone,” or “the Partnership”) announces it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a diverse set of mineral and royalty assets for $340 million, to be funded primarily by the private placement of newly issued Series B Cumulative Convertible Preferred Units to an

Noble Energy Signs Agreement to Divest Non-Core DJ Basin Acreage

Houston, Nov. 08, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NBL) (“Noble Energy” or “the Company”) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement with SRC Energy Inc. to divest approximately 30,200 net acres from the Company’s non-core DJ Basin position in Weld County, Colorado.  Included with the acreage sold is approximately 4,100 barrels of oil equivalent per day (Boe/d).  The total value of the transaction is $608 million.  The transaction, effective as of November 1, 2017,

Talos Energy LLC To Combine With Stone Energy Corporation

Talos Energy LLC (“Talos”) and Stone Energy Corporation (NYSE: SGY; “Stone”) today announced that their Boards of Directors have unanimously approved the combination of Talos and Stone in an all-stock transaction that will create a premier offshore-focused exploration and production company. The company will be named Talos Energy, Inc. and is expected to trade on the New York Stock Exchange (“NYSE”) under the new ticker symbol “TALO.” Highlights of the combined