Southwestern Energy (SWN +8%) issues a statement expressing support for a hydraulic fracturing...

|About: Southwestern Energy Co. (SWN)|By:, SA News Editor

Southwestern Energy (SWN +8%) issues a statement expressing support for a hydraulic fracturing disclosure bill signed into law by Texas Governor Rick Perry. The law requires public disclosure of all the chemicals contained in hydraulic fracturing fluids. The stock is up today on the back of BHP's (BHP -1.3%) acquisition of Petrohawk (HK +63%).