Baker Hughes rig count

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Rig count dip led by New Mexico side of Permian

The New Mexico portion of the Permian Basin led a dip in the nation's tally of active drilling rigs this week with oil prices having plunged by nearly one-third since early October.

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Rig count slides by 7

Oil and gas companies pulled seven drilling rigs out of operation this week, the Houston energy services company Baker Hughes reported.

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Rig count falls by three

The number of operating drilling rigs in the United States fell by three this week, driven by a decline in natural gas rigs, the Houston oilfield services company Baker Hughes reported.

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US oil rigs jump by 15

US drillers planted an additional 15 oil rigs across the country this week, Baker Hughes said on Friday, reporting a data point that could pile on to the market carnage that sent oil prices down almost $3 a barrel.

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Rig count takes small dip

The number of active drilling rigs dipped slightly this week as a large decline in oil rigs was mostly offset by an increase in rigs seeking natural gas.

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Oil rig count back up to even 800

Oil-drilling activity ticked up across much of the country this week with multiple rigs added in Texas, Oklahoma and North Dakota.