By Soma Biswas Aubrey McClendon’s second chance at building an oil and gas empire is showing cracks. The billionaire founder and former CEO of Chesapeake Energy launched a half dozen new energy companies from scratch immediately after resigning from Chesapeake early 2013. His new ventures, housed under the American Energy Partners (AEP) [...]
The shares of Chesapeake Energy, second largest natural-gas driller in the US, crashed nearly 10% yesterday, to $9.29, the lowest price since August 2003, down nearly 70% since oil began to plunge a year ago. The company’s $1.1 billion of 5.75% notes fell to an all-time low of 84.88 cents on the dollar. Show More Summary
Earlier today, Chesapeake Energy - in a mad scramble to conserve cash - eliminated its common dividend, a move which i) will save the company around $240 million per year, but ii) caused the stock to plunge to a twelve-year low. TheShow More Summary
Shale oil and gas driller Chesapeake Energy is scrapping its common stock dividend in order to maintain capital expenditure amid a sharp slump in oil and natural gas prices. The move, which goes in the opposite direction of ConocoPhillips's decision last week to pare back capex and protect its dividend, is [...]
Back in January, the panic surrounding the energy space and specifically the collapse in industry cash flows as a result of the collapse in oil prices, peaked when one after another company announced they would halt dividend payments...Show More Summary
Shale oil and gas drilling giant Chesapeake Energy appears to be in the process of quietly skipping its quarterly dividend, as energy producers continue to adjust their capital spending plans and returns of cash to shareholders amid a sharp drop in oil prices that's put the commodity at around $50 a barrel.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal judge on Thursday said Chesapeake Energy Corp must pay an additional $59.1 million to some investors whose bonds it redeemed early, boosting the natural gas company's total payout to $438.7 million. U.S. Show More Summary
By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. federal judge on Friday ordered Chesapeake Energy Corp to pay $379.7 million to bond investors, after the natural gas company waited too long to tell them of its plan to redeem their $1.3 billion of bonds six years early. Show More Summary
In view of the changed commodity price environment, Chesapeake has announced that it will spend around $3.5 to $4 billion in gross capital expenditures this year, about 45% less than what it did last year. Lower capital expenditures mean lower investment in future production growth. Show More Summary
Bill Nygren, portfolio manager of the market-beating Oakmark Select (OAKWX) fund, doesn’t think the U.S. stock market is overpriced. He backed bank stocks, Chesapeake Energy (CHK) and Amazon (AMZN) on stage at the Morningstar Investment Conference on Thursday in Chicago. Show More Summary
The U.S. Energy Department announced Thursday today that it given final authorization for LNG exports from the Dominion Cove Point LNG Terminal located on the Chesapeake Bay in Lusby, Maryland. [...] The post U.S. Approves LNG Exports from Cove Point Terminal appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
CEO Lawler: when "you're driving down a road and you hear that song, 'All About That Bass,' you ought to think about Chesapeake.
(Reuters) - Chesapeake Energy Corp reported a quarterly loss compared with a year-ago profit on Wednesday, as lower commodity prices prompted the second largest U.S. producer of natural gas to write down the value of some assets. Chesapeake...Show More Summary
We recently revised our price estimate for Chesapeake Energy to $15 per share, which is almost in line with its current market price. The key factors driving our price estimate for the company are lower oil prices and slower projected volumes growth due to reduced capital spending. Chesapeake is the 2nd-largest producer of natural gas […]
The San Antonio Spurs crushed the Oklahoma City Thunder, 113-88, Tuesday night at Chesapeake Energy Arena thanks to a career-high 26 points from Kawhi Leonard. With the loss and coinciding New Orleans Pelicans win, the Thunder dropped to the No. Show More Summary
With the Oklahoma City Thunder trying to hold on to the eighth spot in the Western Conference, they face the defending champions San Antonio Spurs at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in the NBA. The game is on April 7, 2015 and starts at 8 p.m. ET.
Dirk Nowitzki cracked the 28,000-point barrier Wednesday night, becoming just the seventh player in NBA history to do so, as the Dallas Mavericks topped the Oklahoma City Thunder, 135-131, at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Monta Ellis scored 26 points, while Chandler Parsons had 22 in addition to Nowitzki's 18 for the Mavericks. Show More Summary
Dirk Nowitzki and the Dallas Mavericks (45-29) are on the road to take on Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder (42-32), Wednesday at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Dallas leads the season series 2-1, with the Mavs winning the last meeting, 119-115. Tipoff : 8 p.m. Show More Summary