Oil drilling rigs down five, gas up two
Drilling activity decreased in the U.S. this week, as activity pulled back slightly from the large increase seen last week, according to Baker Hughes’ Rig Count.

Three rigs shut down this week, bringing the total U.S. rig count to 936. All three rigs that shut down were land-based rigs, as inland waters and offshore rigs were unchanged. There are now 916 land, one inland waters and 19 offshore rigs active in the U.S.

Activity shifted away from oil drilling, as the number of oil-targeting rigs fell ...

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