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Author Archive - Denis Hurley

Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY)

Betting on the Monterey Shale: Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY), Plains Exploration & Production Company (PXP)

Oil extraction by hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking,” has undoubtedly transformed the landscape of the American energy market (see The Definitive......(read more)
Vale SA (ADR) (NYSE:VALE)

Vale SA (VALE): Mega Mining Company Cuts Capex and Trims the Fat

China sneezes and mining companies catch a long and damaging cold; this corruption of an old adage has never been more appropriate. The combination of......(read more)
Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)

Chesapeake Energy (CHK): Are Shares Poised For a Rebound?

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)’s 2012 fiscal year will likely be one of the company’s worst – if not the worst – on record. In early......(read more)
Petronas

Petronas Rebuffed: Politics Hinders Much Needed Investment in Canadian Oil

The Canadian government’s rejection of Malaysian state-oil company Petronas’ $5.9 billion bid for Progress Energy Resources Corp. (TSE:PRQ), a Calgary......(read more)

Chinese Renewable Energy Companies: Problems Now, Profits Later?

The Chinese government recently announced that electricity distributors will be required to purchase between 5% and 15% of their total energy supplies......(read more)
CNOOC Limited (ADR) (CEO)

CNOOC and Nexen: Politics vs. Sound Economics

CNOOC Limited (NYSE:CEO)’s handsome $15.1 billion offer for Nexen Inc. (NYSE:NXY), a generous 61% premium on the latter’s July 23, 2012, closing share......(read more)