More Stock Investment Options: Natural Gas and Oil
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Kestrel Energy, Inc. (KSTR.PK), based in Denver, CO, is an oil producing corporation, with properties in Wyoming, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Texas.
Keyera Facilities Income FD (TSE:KEY.UN) operates one of the largest natural gas midstream businesses in Canada. Its three business lines consist of natural gas gathering and processing; the processing, transportation, and storage of natural gas liquids (NGLs) and crude oil; and the marketing of NGLs. Keyera’s gas processing plants and associated facilities are strategically located in the west central and foothills natural gas production areas of the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin. Keyera’s NGL infrastructure includes pipelines, terminals and processing and storage facilities in Edmonton and Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, a major North American NGL hub. Keyera also markets propane, butane and condensate to customers across North America.
Kodiak Oil & Gas Corporation (AMEX:KOG) is an independent exploration and production company focused on exploring, developing and producing natural gas and oil in the Rocky Mountain area of the United States. Its core areas include the Vermillion Basin of the Greater River Basin and the Williston Basin in Montana and North Dakota.
Kroes Energy (KRS) is a junior oil and gas company headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol (KRS).
MDU Resources Group Inc. (MDU) is a growth focused oil and gas production company, dedicated to construction materials and mining, domestic and international independent power production, electric and natural gas utilities, natural gas pipelines and energy services, and utility services. The company is comprised of both regulated and non-regulated businesses that operate throughout much of the United States. The subsidiaries sell a broad spectrum of high quality products and services mostly related to supporting energy and transportation infrastructure.
Mahalo Energy LTD (TSE:CBM) is primarily focused on the acquisition, exploration, development and production of coalbed methane and shale gas in the United States. The company has earned land base of over 60,000 net acres of CBM and shale gas prospective lands. This land base includes a large inventory of drillable prospects, economically viable at lower gas prices.
Marathon Oil Corp (NYSE: MRO) is an integrated international energy company engaged in exploration and production; oil sands mining; integrated gas; and refining, marketing and transportation. The company, which is based in Houston, Texas, has principal operations in the United States, Angola, Canada, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Indonesia, Ireland, Libya, Norway and the United Kingdom. Marathon is the fourth largest United States-based integrated oil company and the nation’s fifth largest refiner.
MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P. (MWE) is a limited partnership with solid midstream assets and a growing core of gas transmission resources. The company is the largest developer of natural gas in the Northeast and is the largest gas accumulator of natural gas in the prolific Carthage field in east Texas. It also has a growing number of other gas gathering and intrastate gas transmission assets in the Southwest, primarily in Texas and Oklahoma.
Matrix Service Co. (NASDAQ:MTRX) offers engineering construction, repair and maintenance services primarily to petroleum, petrochemical, bulk storage terminal, pipeline, power and industrial gas industries.
McMoRan Exploration Co Sc (NYSE: MMR) are engaged in the exploration, development and production of natural gas and oil offshore in the Gulf of Mexico and onshore in the Gulf Coast region. The company has one of the largest acreage positions in the shallow waters of the Gulf of Mexico and the Gulf Coast areas, their main focus zone.
Metalore Resources LTD (TSE:MET) is actively engaged in the exploration and development of precious metals and hydrocarbons throughout Canada (and elsewhere) for the past 65 years and is the leading inland producer of natural gas from the Silurian formation in Ontario.
Midnight Oil Exploration LTD (TSE:MOX), based in Calgary, Canada, this junior gas and oil energy exploration company holds more than 100 sections along this resource fairway that includes the multi-layered tight gas resource potential of the Cadomin and Nikanassin combined with the high impact conventional gas reservoirs of the Deep Basin that provides strong economics and low risk repeatability for sustainable organic growth.
Murphy Oil CP Holding (NYSE:MUR) is an international oil and gas company that conducts business through various operating subsidiaries. The company produces oil and natural gas in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Malaysia and conducts exploration activities worldwide. Murphy owns refining and marketing operations in the United States and the United Kingdom and operates retail gasoline stations under the Murphy USA® brand across 20 states in the U.S. These are high-volume, low-cost retail gasoline stations, primarily in the parking areas of WalMart Supercenters. Murphy Oil USA, Inc. also operates a network of 12 Company-owned terminals. These terminals, along with numerous third-party terminals, provide fuel supply to retail and branded wholesale stations throughout 23 states.
Nabors Industries LTD (NBR) owns and operates about 528 land drilling and approximately 763 land workover and well-servicing rigs in North America. The company has actively marketed offshore fleets consisting of 37 platform rigs, 13 jack-up units and 3 barge rigs in the United States and multiple international markets. Additionally, Nabors produces top drives and drilling instrumentation systems and provides comprehensive oilfield hauling, engineering, civil construction, logistics and facilities maintenance, and project management services. The company is involved in most of the significant oil, gas and geothermal markets in the world.
NAL Oil & Gas Trust (TSE:NAE.UN) manages about 43,000 boe (barrels of oil equivalent) per day and operates 80 percent of this production on behalf of NAL Oil & Gas Trust and a subsidiary of Manulife Financial Corporation–a major Canadian financial institution. Primary areas include southeastern Saskatchewan, central Alberta, northeastern British Columbia and Lake Erie, Ontario. NAL operates five gas plants; the Sylvan Lake, Brent, Hanna and Sturgeon Lake gas plants are in Alberta and the Nottingham gas plant is located in Saskatchewan.
NATCO Group Inc. (NTG) is a leading producer of wellhead process equipment, systems and services used in the production of oil and gas. The company has designed, constructed and marketed production equipment and services for more than 75 years, used both onshore and offshore by most major oil and gas producing areas of the world.
Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE: NFX) is an independent crude oil and natural gas exploration and production company based in Houston, Texas. The company was founded in 1989 and went public in 1993. The sole focus area, until the mid-1990s, was the shallow waters of the Gulf of Mexico, but by year-end 2008, the company had total proved reserves of 2.95 Tcfe and nearly 90% of those reserves were located onshore in the U.S. Newfield’s reserve base is 72% natural gas and 62% is proved developed.
Nexen Inc. (NYSE: NXY) is a Canadian-based, global energy company, strategically positioned in some of the world’s most exciting regions: the North Sea, deep-water Gulf of Mexico, Middle East, offshore West Africa and the Canadian Athabasca oil sands.
Niko Resources LTD (TSE:NKO) is a natural gas production company, generating about 80 million cubic feet per day of natural gas in fiscal 2006, compared to 61 million cubic feet per day the previous year.
NiSource Inc. (NI) and it’s subsidiaries engage in virtually all phases of the natural gas business, as well as electric generation, transmission and distribution within the passageway running from the Gulf Coast through the Midwest to New England.
Nitro Petrolum (NTRO.OB) is a globally-based oilfield equipment company, in operation for almost six decades. The company’s value workmanship has earned them the reputation as one of the worlds premiere oilfield equipment producers. Nitro specializes in drilling rigs, pump jack, OCTG, mud pumps and truck mounted rigs.
Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NBL) is a leading independent energy company, focused on the exploration, development and production of crude oil and natural gas in the U.S. and internationally. With a sundry portfolio of high-quality assets, the company measures success in the value they deliver to their investors, business partners and employees.
North Peace Energy (NPE.V) primary assets consist of about 86,400 acres of oil sands leases in north central Alberta with 2.0 to 3.1 billion barrels of discovered petroleum initially-in-place/ North Peace has 100 percent working interest and has drilled and cored 17 wells on this asset since the company’s establishment.
NuVista Energy LTD. (TSE:NVA) is an independent Canadian oil and natural gas exploration, development and production company with its common shares trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol “NVA”.
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