Survey

Energy Operators See Conventional Exploration as No. 1 Resource Replacement Option

The global oil and natural gas industry is optimistic about future prospects, with conventional exploration still the primary resource replacement option, according to Wood Mackenzie’s 11th annual survey.

May 14, 2019
U.S. Pricing Dominates Physical Natural Gas Market Transactions in Mexico, MGPI Survey Says — Bonus Coverage

U.S. Pricing Dominates Physical Natural Gas Market Transactions in Mexico, MGPI Survey Says — Bonus Coverage

The first survey of buyers and sellers of natural gas in Mexico conducted by NGI’s Mexico GPI shows that U.S. price indexes are involved in the majority of transactions in Mexico.

May 1, 2019

Oil, Gas Companies Aiming to Boost Digital Tech to Improve Cost Savings, Says Survey

A new survey of 100 global oil and gas executives found the majority is preparing to accelerate investments in digital technologies, primarily to double down on cost-saving ambitions.

January 11, 2019
E&Ps, OFS Firms Cite Uncertainty as Activity Slows Dramatically in 4Q2018, Says Dallas Fed

E&Ps, OFS Firms Cite Uncertainty as Activity Slows Dramatically in 4Q2018, Says Dallas Fed

Growth in energy sector activity slowed significantly in the final three months of 2018, according to the quarterly Dallas Fed Energy Survey of oil and gas executives.

January 3, 2019

No Relief Likely in Permian Takeaway Before Late 2019, Energy Execs Tell Dallas Fed

Oil and natural gas sector activity continued its momentum during the third quarter across Texas, northern Louisiana and southern New Mexico, according to a survey of energy executives, but many are concerned that it’s going to take awhile before any relief in pipeline constraints in the Permian Basin.

October 2, 2018

Emerging Technologies Likely to Improve U.S. Oil, Gas Business, Say Execs

U.S. oil and natural gas executives are looking to incorporate emerging technologies to improve business operations, but they do not expect artificial intelligence (AI) or automation to eliminate jobs, according to KPMG’s 2018 U.S. Energy Outlook Survey.

April 23, 2018

OFS, E&P Activity Expanding in Texas, Louisiana and New Mexico, Says Dallas Fed

The oil and gas sector continued to strengthen during the first three months of this year in Texas, northern Louisiana and southeastern New Mexico, the Federal Reserve Bank’s Dallas arm said.

March 29, 2018
U.S. E&Ps Seen Raising 2018 Capex by 15%, with Canadian Spend 9% Higher, Says Evercore

U.S. E&Ps Seen Raising 2018 Capex by 15%, with Canadian Spend 9% Higher, Says Evercore

A pivotal year awaits exploration and production (E&P) companies worldwide, with capital spending on course to increase 7% overall, led by a 15% gain in U.S. onshore-weighted budgets, according to Evercore ISI’s annual survey.

December 13, 2017

Midcontinent Energy Operators Less Optimistic, Cite Need for Higher Oil, Natural Gas Prices

Midcontinent oil and natural gas activity, including in Colorado, Oklahoma and Wyoming, slowed during the second quarter, according to a survey of energy operators by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.

July 14, 2017

E&Ps, Lenders More Optimistic About Spring Redeterminations, Capex Plans

Spring redeterminations look “modestly improved” for the oil and natural gas market, according to a survey of borrowers and lenders.

April 7, 2017