The Chorus Of People Criticizing Conoco Phillips

Here is a quick piece of information that will help you funnel oil-related news better. Whenever you hear people talk about current production in the Bakken oil fields, that usually refers to Exxon Mobil and Marathon Oil (the smaller players in the Bakken fields are Whiting Petroleum, Continental, and Hess, and this is why these smaller companies are frequently linked in discussions about mergers with Exxon and Marathon). Whenever you hear people talk about Eagle Ford oil field, the big players are BHP Billiton, Conoco, and Marathon Oil (Chesapeake and Anadarko are the smaller players there that often get brought up in the merger talks).

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