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Oil and Gas Decline Curves in 2021

Oil and Gas Decline Curve An oil and gas decline curve, also known as a production decline curve, is a term that gets thrown around frequently.  For mineral owners, this can be a confusing term.  However, it’s an important thing to understand.  An oil and gas decline curve affects [...]

By |2021-01-05T16:43:37-06:00August 13th, 2020|Industry News|

Mineral Interest Types Explained

Mineral Interest Types Explained If you are new to mineral rights ownership understanding what you own is important.  There are a lot of different types of mineral rights ownership.   It can get complicated very quickly. Before we explain the different mineral interest ownership types, it helps to know [...]

By |2020-08-31T15:30:20-05:00July 27th, 2020|Industry News|

Force Mejeure Impacting Mineral Owners

Force Majeure Impacting Mineral Owners Have you received a letter from an oil and gas operator requesting a Cessation of Production Waiver or a notice of an operators need to shut in wells due to Force Majeure?  This article is going to help you understand what these two types [...]

By |2020-08-06T14:43:42-05:00May 12th, 2020|Industry News|

Negative Oil Prices Impact on Royalty Checks

Negative Oil Prices Impact on Royalty Checks In a historic move, oil prices for May 2020 delivery have turned negative!  Many mineral owners are now wondering what this means for their royalty checks.   We’re going to break down the situation and help mineral owners get a better understanding of [...]

By |2020-08-06T14:41:59-05:00April 20th, 2020|Industry News|

Coronavirus Impact on Mineral Rights

Coronavirus Impact on Mineral Rights Owners With the recent news about Coronavirus, many mineral owners are concerned about the impact of Coronavirus on mineral rights.   If you are a mineral owner who is concerned about the impact of Coronavirus on mineral rights, this article will help.   We’ll guide you through [...]

By |2020-06-28T04:20:56-05:00March 17th, 2020|Industry News|

Mineral Rights and Medicaid Eligibility

The information provided in this article is for informational purposes only.  US Mineral Exchange is not liable or responsible for any party who uses or relies on this information when applying for or being approved/denied for Medicaid.  The information provided below is simply our opinion of matters related to [...]

By |2020-08-31T15:35:32-05:00May 16th, 2019|Industry News|

Lowest Rig Count since 1949

Lowest Rig Count Since 1949 As a mineral owner, one thing to keep your eye on is the rig count.   Rig count is an indicator of how much activity is taking place in the oil and gas industry.  When rig counts are high it means the oil and gas [...]

By |2020-06-28T05:29:12-05:00March 13th, 2016|Industry News|

Where to Buy Mineral Rights

Where to Buy Mineral Rights If you want to buy mineral rights you’re in the right place.  Figuring out where to buy mineral rights and source quality deals can be difficult.  There are a few “list your mineral rights” types of websites around.  However, there is a big difference [...]

By |2020-06-28T06:39:42-05:00October 3rd, 2015|Industry News|

Price of oil stagnates

Price of oil stagnates When the price of oil stagnates it can create issues for mineral owners.  The price of oil settled up 1.7% last week to end at $45.70.  Oil started the year by dropping quickly over the first few months.  Around March mineral owners started to notice a sharp [...]

By |2020-06-28T07:10:57-05:00September 28th, 2015|Industry News|

Oil Surges 8% Higher

Oil Surges 8% Higher When oil surges 8% higher it can create waves in the oil market.   Many are wondering whether the price of oil has finally seen the bottom.   After oil surged 8% over 3 days it marked the biggest 3 day gain since 1990.   Even with this sharp [...]

By |2020-06-28T07:15:27-05:00August 31st, 2015|Industry News|