Eagle Energy Exploration ("Eagle") is an independent energy company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and production of natural gas and crude oil.
Eagle was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Eagle's focus is in the Mid-Continent region of the United States. They were one of the early pioneers in horizontally drilling the Mississippian formation in Northwestern Oklahoma. Eagle sold substantially all of their assets to Midstates Petroleum (NYSE: MPO) for $650 Million in cash and preferred stock in late 2012. In 2014 Eagle aggressively moved back into the Horizontal Mississippian with the acquisition of a large property set from Fairway Resources for $195 Million. This combined with their Scoop assets in Central Oklahoma, gives Eagle two significant areas of activity and continued focus in the Mid-Continent regions large resource plays.
Eagle is characterized by strong management. Most significantly, the Eagle operations team is one of the most knowledgeable and experienced in Oklahoma resource plays. Eagle was named in the top five (5) of the Oklahoma Journal Records "Fast 40" list of Tulsa's fastest growing companies in 2011 and earned the number one spot for this honor in 2012.