UJO on Track to Drill Two Fully Funded Conventional Wells in 2017
Mar 20, 2017
Oil exploration, as well as oil production, is all about timing. Drilling for a productive source of crude oil requires extensive preparation, sifting through geological assessments and as many oil sector investors also know, a bit of luck.
In the Coming Days, this $8M Capped ASX Stock is Spudding a Well in an Oil Hot Spot
Dec 08, 2016
One $8M capped oil and gas producer and explorer is just a few days away from spudding a well offering near term production potential in a highly prolific onshore hydrocarbon region of Indonesia. The low cost Amanah Timur-1 well is scheduled to spud around the 12th December on an underexplored block that is on trend with major oil fields in the region.
Large Perth Basin Holding for Micro Cap ASX Stock: M&A Appeal?
Oct 26, 2016
Welcome to the Wild West, a land rich in entrepreneurship and natural resources where many a gas or oil company has come to test their luck. Like any good Western, there are the lily-livers who never try, the losers who end up left (literally) in the dust, and the hero who braves a new frontier right on the border of civilisation and the wilderness.
Cracker-jack British Bulldog AIMs for Oil Windfall
Oct 24, 2016
This AIM listed oil opportunity could see investors board the Britannia onshore oil market, a small but hot market niche that’s now offering what could be seen as a ‘politically-motivated’ investment opportunity, and what we think house some handsome risk-reward ratios.
SPB is an Early Bird Hunting for the PNG Shale Worm
Oct 04, 2016
There is a bit of a “worm-catching early bird” story for our reader’s perusal in this edition of The Next Oil Rush; a story about a company whose assets could potentially mature into a significantly proportioned resource. South Pacific Resources (ASX:SPB) is a small ASX explorer looking for a ‘big kahuna’ result in one of most underexplored hydrocarbon-bearing areas in the world: Papua New Guinea.
Could EEG be Sitting on 2 Billion Barrels of Oil Equivalent?
Aug 25, 2016
Empire Energy Group (ASX:EEG) has beefed up the economic value of its reserves and tipped its prospective resources in the NT beyond the 2 billion barrel of oil equivalent mark on a P50 basis. It’s a positive step forward for this junior oiler with big ambitions in the Northern Territory and a steady patch in the US, particularly after it was all set to execute a big-name farm-out, until a sad twist of fate meant that the deal fell through.
Oil Flowing as Tiny AKK Plots Path to $400M Revenue
Aug 23, 2016
How do you find acreage which hasn’t been drilled before in the US? More to the point, how do you find undrilled ground that is right next door to a productive oil field? Furthermore, how do you do that as a micro-cap upstart from Australia? Well, it helps if you’re Austin Exploration (ASX:AKK).
AOW Strengthens JV: Looks to Acquire More Producing Assets
Aug 16, 2016
The first thing you should know about American Patriot (ASX:AOW) is that it recently knocked back its second takeover bid in the space of less than one year. One takeover bid in a time of chronic low oil prices is one thing, but attracting two suitors is a massive achievement and a validation of its business model.
Why did the Steve Jobs of Shale Choose to Partner with this ASX Stock?
Jul 08, 2016
Hydrocarbon-savvy ASX investors take note. A $6m capped onshore oil and gas producer with over 2,000 active US wells producing around 600 Bbl/d and 6,100 Mcf/d, sporting a US$200MN Macquarie-sponsored credit facility is beginning to emerge.
ASX Junior Receives First Licences in Highly Sought After Oil and Gas Region
Jul 04, 2016
For the last five years, one junior ASX listed oil and gas explorer has been working side-by-side with the Papua New Guinea government, who has just passed new game-changing legislation in oil and gas exploration. As a result, the PNG government has granted the company first access to unconventional exploration licenses in one of the most hotly sought after oil and gas areas of the world.
Is this 3.6 Billion Barrel Project Profitable at Less Than $40/Barrel?
Jun 20, 2016
When it comes to investing in unconventional oil exploration companies, there are a couple of key questions that every investor needs to consider when evaluating a new resource. Will the oil actually flow to the surface at decent rates? And; Will that flow rate support economic development at the expected oil prices?
Too Big To Ignore? 88E Now Hold a 2.6 Billion Barrel Potential Prize
May 23, 2016
Is the next chapter in 88 Energy’s growth story about to unfold? 2016 has been a very prosperous year for dual listed 88 Energy (AIM | ASX: 88E) and long term shareholders, and now things are about to pick up again over the coming months with steady news flow anticipated.
Due Diligence Complete: Rivals to Pounce on AOW Take Over Play?
May 23, 2016
There’s nothing quite like the buzz of a takeover offer, or is there? As much as possible, oil stocks act as a proxy for, well, oil. When oil goes down, oil stocks go down – it doesn’t take a shaman for that one to be figured out.
AKK Takes the Field: Oil Drilling Underway with Results Due in Weeks
May 09, 2016
If Austin Exploration (ASX:AKK) was a person, its nickname would be ‘The Survivor’ for its ability to weather downturns, uncertain market conditions, setbacks and failed spuds. Its CEO is famous for rolling up his sleeves and getting stuck in when required.
Cornerstone Investors Back PGY at a 100% Premium
Apr 05, 2016
Oil may be temporarily downbeat, with some junior oil & gas explorers struggling to attract investor attention, however there are a small number of quality companies out there who are astutely gearing up for the inevitable market rebound.