Friday, November 13, 2009

Oil Services Companies of Interest

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SLB: several stories today, October 17, 2013 --
SLB: raises dividend; replaces Intel at #27 on the S&P 500, January 25, 2013. 

Misc: 7 small oil / natural gas companies with continues upside potential, SeekingAlpha, April 6, 2011.

DWSN: Dawson Geophysical, Inc (Seismic). Yahoo!Financial: DWSN.

ERF: Enerplus: complex tax reporting, September 23, 2010.

HEK: first mention; salt water disposal. February 22, 2011.

SLB: Yup, here it is; the speculation was correct: SLB buys Smith International. Meanwhile, Baker Hughes is buying BJ Services. February 21, 2010.

TPLM: Triangle Petroleum
  • 16.5 million shares offering; 15% over-allotment authorized, March 4, 2011.
WMB: huge dividend increases following split announcement, February 20, 2011.  


Investopedia, Feb 9, 2010. Nothing new here; it's all on my site, but it's kind of fun to see a "big" site say what I've been saying for the past year.

Investor's Recap of the Bakken, 2009.


  1. ND issue first potash permit today 11-1-2010

  2. See:

    On August 16, 2010: potash exploratory permit issued. First permit in over three decades. Do you have link for "first potash permit today 11-1-2010"?

    Thank you for info.

  3. any news about legacy oil and gas company. is there any wells that they have drilled in dahlen township hit oil?

  4. According to North Dakota govt site, the only "Dahlen Township" is in Nelson County on the far east side of the state. Legacy Oil and Gas recently acquired mineral rights in north-central North Dakota (Bottineau County) where they are targeting the Spearfish formation. Legacy has six file numbers / permits which were all granted in the past month or so, and all are on the confidential list. But you are correct; they will drill these Spearfish wells fast.

    For those interested, here are the 3Q10 results for Legacy: