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Petrofac learns very expensive lesson

Petrofac learns very expensive lesson

Petrofac has had its fingers burnt by the ambitious Laggan-Tormore gas plant project on Shetland. But not everyone is downbeat.

Why Madagascar Oil rose 147%

Why Madagascar Oil rose 147%

Madagascar Oil has become the first company to reach the development phase within Madagascar, and investor confidence is high.

Why Connemara Mining rocketed by 348%

Why Connemara Mining rocketed by 348%

Snapping up a handful of licences in Ireland had investors chasing shares in Connemara Mining to a seven-month high.

Buy Tullow Oil after upgrade

Buy Tullow Oil after upgrade

Its shares have halved since September, but Tullow Oil's rally off recent nine-year lows may have much further to run.

Risk rises as Falkland Oil shelves well in south

Risk rises as Falkland Oil shelves well in south

Its balance sheet will be more robust, but one industry expert believes investors have not priced in risks attached to Falkland Oil and Gas's new strategy.

Why BG shares could jump by 25%

Why BG shares could jump by 25%

BG shares trade at a substantial discount to fair value implied by the Shell offer. But if Shell does well in 2015, they could be worth over 25% more by the time the deal closes.

Faroe Petroleum still ticks the right boxes

Faroe Petroleum still ticks the right boxes

Faroe Petroleum has kicked off its 2015 drilling programme, and although this discovery is smaller than expected, the explorer is one to watch.

Gulf Keystone guarantees 2015 will not be dull

Gulf Keystone guarantees 2015 will not be dull

Despite continuing to divide opinion, there's little doubt that this will be an action-packed year for Gulf Keystone.

Gatwick oil strike ignites buying frenzy

Gatwick oil strike ignites buying frenzy

A bunch of tiny oil companies exploring near Gatwick Airport have discovered what is likely to be the largest UK onshore oilfield in decades.

Why Sirius Minerals is up again

Why Sirius Minerals is up again

Shares in Sirius Minerals are flying high after a decision on bonuses and almost 44 million share options.

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