SandRidge Energy (SD) will focus on drilling its most promising oil and gas properties while...

|About: SandRidge Energy, Inc. (SD)|By:, SA News Editor

SandRidge Energy (SD) will focus on drilling its most promising oil and gas properties while running a tight fiscal ship, newly appointed CEO James Bennett says, but his ascension doesn't mean SD is up for sale or that major parts of the portfolio will be sold. Bennett says he'll be different than predecessor Tom Ward: "My background is more financial in nature. I tend to be focused on returns and cost and allocation of capital."