Articles Tagged "NYSE:CVX"

To Plot Your Energy Investments, Consult the Map: James West

Oil – Understanding asset values is the name of the game for early-stage resource plays—that's how investors in the Bakken made huge returns. But with the first round of shale plays largely maturing, where are the next big opportunities for junior explorers? In many cases, abroad, says James West, publisher of The Midas Letter. In this interview with The Energy Report, West rolls out the map and shows us where juniors are headed. He also names some companies who are thriving on North American soil. If boots-on-the-ground prospecting puts a glint in your eye, read on.

Chevron Buys Out Encana and EOG, Takes Lead in Kitimat Project

Gas – The Globe and Mail reported that Chevron Corp. (NYSE:CVX) has agreed to take 50-percent ownership of Kitimat LNG by buying the minority positions held by Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA,NYSE:ECA) and EOG Resources Inc. (NYSE:EOG). The move places Chevron at the helm of the project and brings it closer to becoming a reality.

YPF and Chevron Plan Gas and Shale Oil Exploration in Argentina

Gas – Reuters reported that Chevron (NYSE:CVX) and YPF SA (NYSE:YPF) have signed a memorandum of understanding to explore for natural gas and shale oil in Argentina's Vaca Muerta field. Repsol SA, which had its stake in YPF seized by the Argentinian government earlier this year, plans to take legal action against Chevron.