Casey Hoerth
Long only, long-term horizon, growth at reasonable price, dividend investing

Memorial Resource Development: An Interesting Play, But For Now Stay Away

Memorial Resource Development (NASDAQ:MRD) is a newly-public company focused on the development of a northern Louisiana gas field, the Terryville Field, through horizontal, multi-pad drilling. Just as the Terryville Field is not a new field, Memorial Resource Development is not a new company. In fact, Memorial has a bevy of legacy positions in East Texas and the Rockies. These are very mature gas fields, and included in Memorial's legacy position is acreage in Cotton Valley; one of the oldest and most profitable gas fields in the US that are still running.

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The company's acreage in East Texas is in gray and light green. The dark green acreage, by the way, is acreage which Memorial Resource...

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