What You Need To Know In Oil And Gas Today – 5.18.2017

Here are the Top Dozen Oil & Gas stories for May 18, 2017, taken directly from the @GDBlackmon Twitter Feed:

That’s how it works, all right.: Oil down as market stays well supplied despite OPEC cuts 

Wait – you mean it gets worse?: Fracking Crew Shortage May Push Oil’s Biggest Bubble to 2018  via @markets

Magic 8 ball says “very likely”.: Canadian crude boom could send more oil to Gulf Coast refineries

#GodBlessMexico.: Exxon Mobil to Enter Mexican Gas-Station Market 

Let me think. ummmm….no.: Harbinger Of An End To Permian Basin’s Shale Oil Growth? 

Yyyyyyep.: In America’s largest oilfield, whir of activity confounds OPEC  via @Nasdaq

Congrats to Jeff Miller!: Halliburton names new CEO effective June 1  via @HoustonChron

Sounds legit.: OPEC Lost $76 Billion Last Year Due To US Fracking  via @dailycaller

Lots and lots of them.: Lessons from the Dakota Access Pipeline 

Socialism more to blame, but a legit point here.: Venezuela’s Melt Down Explained By The ‘Oil Curse’ via @forbes

Many more rounds to come…: OPEC vs. Shale – Round 3 

#GodBlessTexas: Midland-Odessa economy averaged 4.7 percent growth in first quarter  via @mwtnews

That’s all for today.  Check back in tomorrow for another dozen Things You Need To Know In Oil And Gas.