E&P Hedging 2017

1/4/17 7:00 am EST

HOUSTON (January 4, 2017) – North American exploration and production (E&P) companies have more than tripled the hedging protection for their 2017 production since April 2016—with 24 percent of total 2017 production now hedged, according to new analysis from IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, analytics and solutions.