Eland Oil & Gas (ELA)

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FTSE AIM 100

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 117.50p
   
  • Change Today:
      0.000p
  • 52 Week High: 137.50p
  • 52 Week Low: 48.38p
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 220.16m
  • Volume: 189,433
  • Market Cap: £258.69m
  • RiskGrade: 323
  • Beta: 0.00

Eland wraps up drilling at Opuama-9 well

By Iain Gilbert

Date: Thursday 14 Jun 2018

LONDON (ShareCast) - (Sharecast News) - AIM-quoted production and development company Eland Oil and Gas has successfully drilled and completed its Opuama-9 well in Nigeria.
Via its local subsidiary, Elcrest Exploration and Production, the Africa focussed firm was in the process of installing a production tree at the Opuama-9 well, which is now expected to be handed over to the production team "in the coming week" before kicking off flow testing into the production facilities.

Under the regulatory guidelines, the Opuama production team will conduct a maximum efficient rate test, incrementally testing the well at increasing choke sizes.

Eland expects that, following completion of the MER Test, initial gross production from the Opuama-9 well will be "at the upper end" of its guidance, between 4,000 and 6,000 barrels of oil per day.

The firm also intends to move its OES Teamwork Rig to the Opuama-10 drill site, with spudding expected in June and an initial gross production of between 4,000 and 6,000 bopd.

George Maxwell, Eland's chief executive, said, "OP9 has been a challenging well but we are extremely pleased that production is likely to be at the high side of our estimate and simple well payback at current oil prices still predicted to be sub 90 days. We will soon move to and spud OP10 and look forward to a successful drilling program"

As of 1040 BST, Eland shares had collected 0.83% to 121.50p.

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Eland Oil & Gas Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 117.50p
Change Today 0.000p
% Change 0.00 %
52 Week High 137.50p
52 Week Low 48.38p
Volume 189,433
Shares Issued 220.16m
Market Cap £258.69m
Beta 0.00
RiskGrade 323

Eland Oil & Gas Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Value
86.62% above the market average86.62% above the market average86.62% above the market average86.62% above the market average86.62% above the market average
95.83% above the sector average95.83% above the sector average95.83% above the sector average95.83% above the sector average95.83% above the sector average
Price Trend
96.65% above the market average96.65% above the market average96.65% above the market average96.65% above the market average96.65% above the market average
90.20% above the sector average90.20% above the sector average90.20% above the sector average90.20% above the sector average90.20% above the sector average
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Growth
84.37% above the market average84.37% above the market average84.37% above the market average84.37% above the market average84.37% above the market average
96.72% above the sector average96.72% above the sector average96.72% above the sector average96.72% above the sector average96.72% above the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 5
Buy 0
Neutral 0
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 5
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Eland Oil & Gas Dividends

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Trades for 17-Aug-2018

Time Volume / Share Price
16:53 2,937 @ 117.00p
16:53 17,247 @ 117.47p
16:35 3 @ 117.50p
16:29 57 @ 117.50p
16:29 4,000 @ 117.12p

Eland Oil & Gas Key Personnel

CEO George Walter Mitchell Maxwell
CFO Ronald Bain

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