Devon Energy (DVN -2.4%) shares slip after Q2 profit slumped relative to year-earlier asset sale...

|About: Devon Energy Corporation (DVN)|By:, SA News Editor

Devon Energy (DVN -2.4%) shares slip after Q2 profit slumped relative to year-earlier asset sale gains. Total production averaged 679K boe/day, in line with expectations, but weaker commodities prices offset production growth. Average oil production rose 26% to 149K boe/day, mostly on growth from its Jackfish projects in Canada and Permian Basin projects. (also)