Friday, November 14, 2014
The Baker Hughes (how long will we be able to say that if Halliburton buys BHI???) U.S. rig count was up three this week to 1,928. Oil rigs were up 10 to 1,578, gas rigs were down six to 350 and miscellaneous rigs were down one to zero. By type, horizontal rigs were up seven to 1,369, vertical rigs were down six to 354 and directional rigs were up two to 205. Among gas rigs, horizontal rigs were down two to 261, directional rigs were down five to 59 and vertical rigs were up one to 30.