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January 19, 2011 08:11 ET

Equity Research on Quicksilver Resources Inc. and Questar Corp. -- A Quick Overview of the Independent Oil and Gas Industry

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA--(Marketwire - January 19, 2011) - offers investors comprehensive research on the independent oil & gas industry and has completed analytical research on Quicksilver Resources Inc. (NYSE: KWK) and Questar Corp.  (NYSE: STR). Register with us today at to have free access to these researches. 

While strong oil prices have been bolstering the Independent Oil and Gas sector which includes players such as Quicksilver Resources Inc. and Questar Corp. and motivating more capital expenditure, companies are seeing mixed results in the new pricing environment. One reason has been the low price for natural gas now that many companies are shifting away from dry natural gas development to focus on production of oil and liquid rich shale plays. Quicksilver Resources Inc. and Questar Corp. research reports are accessible for free by registering today at or is an online platform where investors doing their due-diligence on the independent oil & gas industry can have easy and free access to our analyst research and opinions on Quicksilver Resources Inc. and Questar Corp.; investors and shareholders of these companies can simply register for a complimentary membership at

With oil approaching $100 a barrel and natural gas down around $4/ BTU, many companies are ramping up their spending on exploration and development in places like North and South America, Southeast Asia and Europe. Register now at to have free access to our reports on the independent oil & gas industry.

The sector's rapid shift in natural gas production technology has produced some winners and losers. The lowered cost to produce natural gas through new horizontal drilling techniques along with their added benefit of discovering previously unreachable oil pockets has resulted in a massive oversupply of the commodity. However, companies with the new technology have still managed to stay profitable in the lower price environment. Visit to see how companies in this industry have grown over the past years and how they are expected to perform in the future.

Unfortunately for companies within the sector that aren't heavily exposed to the new form of production, the low prices are drastically hurting revenue streams and could ultimately bolster a movement towards consolidation within the sector.

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