Stephen Simpson, CFA
Long only, growth at reasonable price, value, research analyst

Whiting Petroleum Working On The Second Act

Whiting Petroleum (NYSE:WLL) has built itself over the years into one of the largest landholders in the Bakken, but instead of giving the company a victory lap, the Street is worried about whether that acreage is now too mature. Not only does Whiting's Williston acreage still have more than a little life left in it, this isn't a one-play story, and the company's potential in the Niobrara is definitely worthwhile. Investors have more than a few good investing options in the oil and gas sector today, but Whiting is worth a closer look.

A Big Player In A Once-Hot Space

The market has moved on from the "anything Bakken is frickin' amazing!" phase, but that doesn't mean Whiting's...

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