Baker Hughes reports U.S. rig count down 15 to 781 rigs
Baker Hughes (BKR) reports that the U.S. rig count is down 15 rigs from last week to 781, with oil rigs down 11 to 659, gas rigs down 4 to 119, and miscellaneous rigs unchanged at 3.
The U.S. Rig Count is down 294 rigs from last year’s count of 1,075, with oil rigs down 214, gas rigs down 83, and miscellaneous rigs up 3 to 3.
The U.S. Offshore Rig Count is down 1 to 21 unchanged year-over-year.
The Canada Rig Count is up 118 rigs from last week to 203, with oil rigs up 93 to 120 and gas rigs up 25 to 83.
The Canada Rig Count is up 19 rigs from last year’s count of 184, with oil rigs up 17 and gas rigs up 2.
Crude oil is down 30 cents to $59.25 per barrel. Brent is down 15 cents to $65.22.
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