Tag Archives: natural gas

Archrock Completes Spinoff Of Exterran, Name Change

On Wednesday, Exterran Holdings completed its spinoff of Exterran Corporation(EXTN) and changed its name to Archrock, Inc.(AROC). Not to be confused with a defunct seafood restaurant, or a small brewery, or perhaps the next new comic book villain, Archrock “is the leading provider of natural gas contract compression services to customers throughout the United States and a leading… Read More »

Encana To Spin Off Clearwater Royalty Business

Like many companies with a focus on natural gas, Encana(ECA) has struggled with the glut of production causing sustained low prices. To some extent, the company has successfully shifted production to oil and natural gas liquids which have had far better economics over the past few years. There is still more that the company needs to do, however,… Read More »

Checking In On Questar

Image via Wikipedia One potential hurdle for Questar’s (STR) proposed spinoff was cleared earlier this week as the company’s Board of Directors approved the transaction. The new company, QEP Resources, Inc is expected to trade on the NYSE under the symbol “QEP” and will be comprised of the natural gas and oil exploration and production (E&P) and midstream field services businesses.… Read More »

Questar(STR) May Spin Off Exploration And Production Business

Image via Wikipedia Questar(STR) announced on April 21 that it is considering separating its unregulated exploration and production (E&P) business from its regulated utility business,  creating two independent companies. According to that press release, Questar currently consists of six businesses: Questar Exploration and Production Company, a diversified natural gas and oil-exploration and production company; Questar Gas Management, a… Read More »