Report Points Out MLP Governance Risks

The high returns energy MLPs offer now continue to draw investors tired of paltry opportunities elsewhere in the current, low-interest rate environment, but investors should be aware of increased corporate governance risks inherent in the partnerships.

Paul Hart
Tue, 07/22/2014 - 14:56

Frac Spread: Limited Cracking Capacity Continues To Plague Ethane Prices

Ethane prices had been expected to begin their long-awaited improvement this summer, but that progress appears to be getting stunted once again. 

Frank Nieto
Fri, 07/18/2014 - 12:29

Rewarding Experience

Retaining employees in a competitive market can be difficult, but integrated rewards and recognition programs such as Achievers are proving successful.

Frank Nieto
Fri, 07/18/2014 - 12:15

Action Plan For US Job Creation

The U.S. shale-gas and tight-oil revolution provides an excellent opportunity for the Obama administration to support the sector's employment growth.

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 12:05

When Seeking Capital, Some Prefer To Keep It All In The Family

Private equity, while a popular choice for financing, might not always be the best, depending on the type and scope of the project being funded.

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 11:36

New EPA Emission Proposals Provide Flexibility, Challenges To Utilities

Power generators, gas producers and pipeline operators need to be involved in new policies according to ICF International.

Frank Nieto
Fri, 07/18/2014 - 11:24

Frac Spread: Low Demand Benefits Propane Reloading

Ethane prices had the largest decrease the first full week of July as it remains closely related to gas prices, which tumbled this week. Ethane was also hurt by the continued outage of several crackers undergoing expansions or maintenance.

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 09:44

The Utica Shale Play Moves South

The Utica Shale play, long concentrated in Ohio, could be most prolific in West Virginia, according to a new report from Topeka Capital Markets. 

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:07

Deals For Oil, Gas Assets To Reach $100B This Year

Capital continues to flow into the oil and gas industry. 

Fri, 07/11/2014 - 10:02

MLPs Remain Ahead Of The Curve

Wells Fargo Securities reports that the MLP sector outpaced the S&P 500 for the fourth straight month.

Frank Nieto
Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:56

Natural Gas Makes Resurgence In A&D As Prices Remain Stable

Stable natural gas prices is resulting in greater A&D activity.

Darren Barbee
Fri, 07/11/2014 - 09:51

NGL Prices Follow Crude, Gas Downturns

NGL prices were largely stagnant, with a slight trend down at the end of June as they followed losses for natural gas price and crude. Overall, NGL prices largely remained flat compared to the levels posted in the second quarter.

Frank Nieto
Thu, 07/03/2014 - 14:44