Portfolio of Bakken Formation Oil and Gas Stocks

Here are 10 stocks that have oil and gas drilling operations in the Bakken Formation that is located in North Dakota and Montana.

10 Bakken Shale Oil and Gas Stocks

Stock Returns & Price Chart


Recent Prices &
Annualized Return

Continental ResourcesCLR
Enerplus CorporationERF
EOG ResourcesEOG
Halcon ResourcesHK
Hess CorporationHES
Marathon Oil CorporationMRO
Oasis PetroleumOAS
QEP ResourcesQEP
SM EnergySM
Whiting Petroleum CorporationWLL
Price data from Quandl as of most recent close.

To inspect the performance of the Bakken Shale Oil and Gas Stocks portfolio, see the chart of portfolio below. Portfolio values are computed using monthly closes for stocks from Quandl.

The 8 stocks included in the portfolio computations are: CLR, ERF, EOG, HK, HES, MRO, SM and WLL. The current value of the portfolio assumes that $1,250.00 was invested (total of $10,000) in each stock at its closing monthly price for the current date in 2009. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends. OAS and QEP were excluded from the portfolio computations because of insufficient price data.

The current value of a $10,000 investment is $17,927. The percent return is 79.27%. The annualized return is 6.01%.

NOTE: The stocks included in the table and chart are representative of the industry. They are not recommendations.

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