U.S. RIGS DOWN 2 TO 929
U.S. Rig Count is down 2 rigs from last week to 929, with oil rigs unchanged at 747, gas rigs down 2 to 182, and miscellaneous rigs unchanged.
U.S. Rig Count is up 271 rigs from last year's count of 658, with oil rigs up 222, gas rigs up 50, and miscellaneous rigs down 1 to 0.
The U.S. Offshore Rig Count is down 1 rig from last week to 18 and down 5 rigs year-over-year.
Canada Rig Count is down 74 rigs from last week to 136, with oil rigs down 58 to 62 and gas rigs down 16 to 74.
Canada Rig Count is down 21 rigs from last year's count of 157, with oil rigs up 10, gas rigs down 26, and miscellaneous rigs down 5 to 0.
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|United States Total||929||-2||931||271||658|
|Gulf Of Mexico||18||-1||19||-4||22|
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FT - US shale oil companies have started to generate free cash thanks to the rise in crude prices, a landmark moment for an industry that has until now relied on an inflow of capital to support its growth.
WBG - Bank Group must strengthen its financial capacity to meet the aspirations of its shareholders, mobilize capital at scale, and respond to global development challenges.
IMF - we agreed on the need to accelerate structural reforms and access to finance in order to raise overall investment and medium-term growth rates to support job creation. The Fund, through its policy advice, can assist countries to design and implement growth-friendly fiscal adjustment, when needed, that responds to the country-specific sources of debt vulnerabilities while preserving needed investments in infrastructure, human capital, and other priority expenditures
IMF - Directors also agreed that the Fund should continue to address governance issues and corruption in surveillance when the applicable standard of the Integrated Surveillance Decision has been met.