US rig count rises 6, 2nd week of gains

June 17, 2016

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The number of rigs drilling for oil and natural gas in the U.S. rose by six the week ending June 10 to 414, the second consecutive week the count has increased after a slide that lasted months and pushed the count to record-low levels amid collapsed energy prices. A year ago, 859 rigs were active.

Category: Oil & Gas