SM Energy – Talisman and Statoil Reach Eagle Ford Acreage Deal

SM Energy sells 15,400 acres in LaSalle and Dimmit counties for $225 million ($14,600 per acre) to a partnership of Talisman and Statoil. SM Energy has been courting offers over the past several months and it looks like it wasn’t able to get a satisfactory JV agreement across all of its acreage. Expect another announcement across a larger portion of the company’s acreage in the coming weeks. [Read more…]