Oil and gas tracker
Despite still depressed energy prices, the count of U.S. oil and natural gas rigs has been rising.
Last week, the number of rigs increased by seven to 665. That total included 529 rigs exploring for oil and 135 seeking natural gas. One was listed as miscellaneous. Did the trend continue this week? Find out today, when oilfield services company Baker Hughes issues its latest weekly tally of U.S. oil and natural gas rigs.