Marcellus Shale Update: Decrease in Producer Spending Affects Values of Production Rights

Business Valuation UpdateVol. 18 No. 4
April 2012
Brandon J. Otis, CPA/ABV/CFF, CVA, CFE


In recent weeks, large natural gas producers in Pennsylvania, New York, Ohio, and West Virginia have announced their intentions to decrease spending in Appalachian shale ventures. Analysts speculate that producers’ decrease in spending is due to natural g ...