Surging M&A Activity Suggests Worst Finally Over for Oil

Cunningham, Nick
December 2016
Pipeline & Gas Journal;Dec2016, Vol. 243 Issue 12, p57
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the mergers and acquisition (M&A) activity in the U.S. oil and gas industry as of the second half of 2016. It discusses the report from the Energy Information Administration (EIA) which unveiled the highest value of the average M&A deal in the fourth quarter. Also mentioned are the exploration and production M&A activity, increase in oil prices in the country, and decision of Chevron energy company to increase its capital spending.


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