Deal targets Texas

CHESAPEAKE ENERGY $3.26 (New York symbol CHK; TSINetwork Rating: Speculative) (405-848-8000; www.chk.com; Shares outstanding: 913.7 million; Market cap: $3.0 billion; No dividends paid) will now buyHouston-based WildHorse Research Development Corp. for $4.0 billion.
This big purchase gives the company another 420,000 acres in the Eagle Ford and Austin Chalk… Read More

Chesapeake boosts profit

CHESAPEAKE ENERGY $3.23 (New York symbol CHK; TSINetwork Rating: Speculative) (405-848-8000; www.chk.com; Shares outstanding: 909.2 million; Market cap: $2.9 billion; No dividends paid) is the second-largest producer of natural gas in the U.S. and its 12th largest producer of oil and gas liquids.
The company has sold off non-core… Read More

Chesapeake logs a profit

CHESAPEAKE ENERGY $4.00 (New York symbol CHK; TSINetwork Rating: Speculative) (405-848-8000; www.chk.com; Shares outstanding: 908.1 million; Market cap: $3.6 billion; No dividends paid) is the second-largest producer of natural gas in the U.S. and its 12th largest producer of oil and gas liquids.

The company has… Read More

Asset sales pay off

CHESAPEAKE ENERGY $7.08 (New York symbol CHK; TSINetwork Rating: Speculative) (405-848-8000; www.chk.com; Shares outstanding: 887.4 million; Market cap: $6.5 billion; No dividends paid) continues sell non-core assets to focus on its low-risk, highreturn properties. That has cut its operating costs. The company has also renegotiated… Read More