A report by Seaport Global indicated that, since monthly numbers for drilled and completed wells bottomed out in mid-2016, the number of wells drilled and completed has made a significant comeback but have not come close to pre-crash levels in the top four oily plays—the Permian, Eagle Ford, Bakken and Niobrara.

Source: Seaport Global

Even though completions have not yet caught up to pre-crash levels, tight oil production out of the seven largest plays climbed, and are expected to continue climbing, through August 2017. Tight oil producti...

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