Energy Company articles from NewsOK and The Oklahoman

  • Chesapeake Energy Corp. up 10 percent after asset sale

    By Jay F. Marks, Business Writer | Published: Wed, Dec 24, 2014

    Chesapeake Energy Corp. saw its stock price rise more than 10 percent Tuesday on the back of a $5 billion asset sale.

  • Chesapeake Energy Corp. to buy back $1 billion in stock

    BY JAY F. MARKS | Updated: Mon, Dec 22, 2014

    Chesapeake Energy Corp. will purchase $1 billion worth of its own stock, the company said after it completed the sale of nearly $5 billion worth of natural gas assets in Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

  • Chesapeake Energy secures $4 billion credit facility

    By Adam Wilmoth, Energy Editor | Updated: Tue, Dec 16, 2014

    After 18 months of financial and organizational reforms, Chesapeake Energy Corp. has secured a five-year $4 billion credit facility, replacing an existing facility with much more costly terms.

  • Sliding oil prices continue to ding Oklahoma energy stocks

    By Paul Monies, Business Writer | Published: Wed, Dec 10, 2014

    Oil’s continued slide affected Oklahoma energy stocks again Wednesday, as several companies stock prices reached lows for the year.

  • Oil slide hammers Oklahoma energy stocks

    By Paul Monies, Business Writer | Published: Sat, Nov 29, 2014

    The decision by oil cartel OPEC to maintain its production targets sent shockwaves through oil markets Friday, dragging down several Oklahoma energy stocks.

  • Chesapeake's veterans program aimed at benefiting company, employees

    By Adam Wilmoth, Business Writers | Updated: Mon, Nov 10, 2014

    As Oklahoma City-based Chesapeake Energy Corp. has undergone a transition both in leadership and corporate focus over the past two years, it has relied heavily on a group of current and former military officers who are taking on increasing leadership roles that the company.

  • U.S. Justice Department eyeing Chesapeake Energy Corp.

    By Jay F. Marks, Business Writer | Updated: Thu, Nov 6, 2014

    Oklahoma City energy company reveals investigations in regulatory filing.

  • Oklahoma energy executives seek to calm markets

    By Adam Wilmoth, Energy Editor | Published: Fri, Nov 7, 2014

    Executives at Oklahoma’s oil and natural gas production companies have used this week’s quarterly earnings calls to try to calm shareholders amid tumbling oil prices.





Featured Energy Company Profiles from the 2011 Oklahoma Inc.

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SandRidge reaping rewards of switch to oil

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

SandRidge saw revenue increase a state-best 75.9 percent the past year.

Chesapeake positioned for continued prosperity, exec says

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

The past year was full of highlights for Chesapeake Energy Corp., but a company executive said the best could be yet to come.

Coal is stockpiled at Alliance's River View operation in Kentucky in 2010. - provided

Alliance Resource Partners moves ahead of partner

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

For once, Tulsa-based Alliance Resource Partners LP managed to finish ahead of the company that owns all of its assets.

Unit Corp. relies on all segments of business

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

It took a team effort to propel Tulsa's Unit Corp. into the top tier of Oklahoma companies this year.

Gulfport Energy Corp. CEO Jim Palm rang the opening bell Tuesday at the NASDAQ Market Center in New York. PHOTO PROVIDED ORG XMIT: 1104122227220837

Gulfport Energy Corp. searching globe for oil

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

CEO Jim Palm said 90 percent of Gulfport's production is oil, including sweet crude from Louisiana that sells at about a $25 premium to the West Texas Intermediate produced in Oklahoma and surrounding states.

OGE Energy fueled by employees

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

OGE Energy reported record earnings in 2010 as it embarked on an ambitious $1.4 billion growth program.

Helmerich & Payne continues to grow

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Planning for the future has kept Helmerich & Payne afloat and growing.

This fractionator in Mont Belvieu, Texas, is operated by ONEOK Partners. The company ranked No. 8 on this year’s Oklahoma Inc. list. Photo provided

Investments paying off for ONEOK Partners

Business | Updated: Wed, Nov 9, 2011 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

ONEOK Partners LP is reaping the rewards of a $2 billion-plus capital investment program completed in late 2009.