Vanguard's (VNR -1%) deal to purchase $445M in shale fields reminds Paul Ausick of Chesapeake's...

|About: Vanguard Natural Resources,... (VNR)|By:, SA News Editor

Vanguard's (VNR -1%) deal to purchase $445M in shale fields reminds Paul Ausick of Chesapeake's modus operandi: "Most of the acreage is only going to be produced if natural gas prices rise. And the company appears to be planning to make the same kind of hedging gamble" CHK took last year. If prices don’t rise, will VNR be able withstand the pressure as well as the much larger CHK?