A Case Study of Valuing Distressed Assets in the Energy Sector

Business Valuation UpdateVol. 23 No. 2
February 2017
Doug Peterson


In 2015, oil prices plummeted from a high above $60 per barrel to below $40 per barrel. By late 2015, no one expected prices to return to the $80-to-$100-per-barrel level that was the norm over most of the last decade.