BakkenMonitor cover Bakken Monitor – September 2019 Access to Capital, Not Drilling Locations, Will Determine When US LTO Peaks

North Dakota's June 2019 output hit 1.425 million b/d (+30,000 b/d m-o-m), in line with our 1.428 million b/d (+33,000 b/d) forecast. This marks a return to growth after...

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OMS-1 Oil Market Snapshot – July 2019 Hormuz Tensions Support, Economy Caps Brent in July

Brent was range-bound between $62/bbl and $68/bbl in July. Tensions in the Strait of Hormuz have kept a floor under prices, while concerns over global growth have provide...

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OMS-1 Oil Market Snapshot – June 2019 Brent Cuts To $60/bbl Before US-Iran Tensions Push Oil Back To $65/bbl

Brent fell as low as $60.56/bbl on 12th June after successive US inventory builds and concerns over the global economy, before recovering above $65/bbl as tensions betwee...

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BakkenMonitor cover Bakken Monitor – June 2019 Bakken Production Pushes Ahead On Lower Capex, Fewer Wells In 1Q19

North Dakota's March 2019 output recovered to 1.390 million b/d (+55,000 b/d m-o-m), in line with our 1.394 million b/d (+59,000 b/d) forecast, as wells returned to produ...

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OMS-1 Oil Market Snapshot – May 2019 Risks Finely Balanced As Physical and Paper Traders Battle It Out In Brent

Brent has retreated in May, falling as low as $68.05/bbl on 23rd May as building US inventories weighed, before recovering to c. $70/bbl by the end of the month. Threats...

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South and East Africa1 Deepwater Insights – South and East Africa

South and East African nations are seeing strong interest in exploration and production from international players as global demand for gas and LNG increases. Reserves ac...

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OMS-1 Oil Market Snapshot – April 2019 Trump Abandons Waivers, Setting Stage for Vienna Group Increase

Brent has continued to rally in April, hitting $74/bbl on 22nd April as the US announced the end of waivers for its sanctions on Iran, and in the context of better econom...

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OMS-1 Oil Market Snapshot – March 2019 Brent Shrugs Off Weaker Economic Indicators For Now

Brent has traded around $65/bbl throughout March, as a multi-week counter-seasonal draw in US inventories balances against weaker global economic data. Our Brent 2019 fo...

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Mediterranean -March 2019-page-001 Offshore Insights Mediterranean Sea

With interest building and high expectations of yet-to-find resources, we present a country by country rundown of prospects offshore in the Mediterranean Sea.  We review...

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BakkenMonitor cover Bakken Monitor – March 2019 Majors Make Move Into LTO As Independents Weaken; Frac Hits, Child Wells Threaten Long Term Growth

  • North Dakota's December 2018 output set a new record of 1.401 million b/d (+25,000 b/d), in line with our 1.396 million b/d (+20,000 b/d) forecast. Wells retur...

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