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ASX Junior Receives First Licences in Highly Sought After Oil and Gas Region
Jul 4, 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?
Cornerstone Investors Back PGY at a 100% Premium
Apr 5, 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.
How 88 Energy Defied the Odds
Mar 1, 2016
Amidst a cyclical downturn in the oil market, one dual listed oil explorer 88 Energy (ASX:88E; AIM:88E) has managed to stand out amongst the crowd, and steadily grow its valuation over the past year – defying the odds and expectations for a junior.
When Oil Met Gas: 88E in the Sweet Spot
Feb 17, 2016
In the 1989 film When Harry met Sally, the romance between Harry and Sally caused sparks (you may remember that diner scene). When news that ‘Oil met Gas’ at 88 Energy (AIM:88E | ASX:88E)’s Alaskan onshore Project Icewine this week, the company’s share price sparked in just the same way…
Explore, Sell and Repeat: OEL Builds Arsenal to Extend Winning Strategy
Dec 15, 2015
Fresh from selling its Galoc oil field for US$108MN earlier this year, Otto Energy (ASX:OEL) is already assembling its arsenal for a shot at its next big money spinner.
Next Door to Santos: RLE is Cashed Up and Ready to Frac
Nov 16, 2015
The Cooper Basin is home to some serious oil and gas players. Think Senex, AGL, Drillsearch and the big one… the $4.5BN market capped Santos.
AVD Secure Farm Out: Drilling Soon on 100M Barrel Target
Nov 9, 2015
Investing in oil exploration companies is inherently speculative in nature – but the fact that oil prices are currently hovering below $50 per barrel has sent some oilers the world over screaming for mercy.
Reinvigorated Pilot Plots Course for New Oil & Gas Heights
Oct 28, 2015
Pilot Energy (ASX:PGY), the $3M capped junior explorer with a rapidly developing early stage exploration portfolio, recently announced an independent audit confirming the potential for multi-million barrel oil discoveries…
Tiny ASX Oil Explorer Next Door to $50BN Eni and $45BN Statoil
Sep 29, 2015
Pilot Energy (ASX:PGY) has reinvented itself as an emerging junior oil and gas company, having acquired its four new permits in the space of just ten months – an impressive result for such a small team.
Drilling in Weeks to Unlock World-Class Shale Play: Months of Catalysts Ahead
Sep 14, 2015
Drilling is now imminent on a billion barrel plus shale prize on the North Slope of Alaska. The rig contract has been executed – and spud date is now just a few weeks away for 88E Energy (AIM:88E; ASX:88E).
Oil Discovery in Canning Basin: REY to Drill Multiple Wells in Coming Weeks
Sep 2, 2015
It’s time for Rey Resources (ASX:REY) to hit the spotlight, as this little oil explorer shares 25% of the next two wells.
Days Away Now: Offshore Drilling to Start by OEL
Jul 28, 2015
On Friday, July 31st – that’s 3 days from now – the advanced deepwater drill ship Maersk Venturer will set sail for Otto Energy’s (ASX:OEL) SC55 Block offshore the Philippines – and one to two days after it arrives, it will spud the Hawkeye-1 well.
RLE Discover Cooper Basin Gas: Primed to Address East Coast Shortfall
Jul 10, 2015
RLE is targeting big resources in the short term – its goal is to prove up 3P (Proven, Probable and Possible) reserves in two main gas formations – the Toolachee and the Patchawarra, big layers that dominate the Cooper.
Oil Explorer AVD Boosts Near Term Production Potential
Jun 16, 2015
The current, temporary low price of oil represents a good opportunity to pick up oil explorers at a heavily discounted rate…
Oil Explorer Accelerates Alaskan Play as Repsol Reports Discovery Nearby
Jun 12, 2015
88 Energy (AIM:88E; ASX:88E) is surfing a tsunami of news right now. Most importantly, a few miles down the road, $23BN USD oil major Repsol has just struck oil… … A 750 million barrel discovery, by our rough estimates (read on for the full calculation).
3 Billion Barrel Well Now Spudded: PVD Weeks Away From First Target
Jun 1, 2015
After three years of planning, this is the event we have been waiting for… Pura Vida Energy NL (ASX:PVD) is now drilling its maiden, fully funded oil well offshore Morocco.
Weeks Away From Free Carried Offshore Drilling: ASX Company’s Potential Play Opener
May 5, 2015
This ASX listed company is now just weeks away from its free carried well offshore Philippines. The drill contract has been executed – and we have just made a long term investment.