Mark Young

Mark Young is a senior oil and gas analyst with Evaluate Energy and CanOils. The CanOils database provides clients with efficient data solutions for oil and gas company analysis. This includes over 10 years of financial and operating data for more than 300 Canadian oil and gas companies, merger and acquisition deals, financings and forecasts, as well as an industry leading oilsands data package. Find out more by downloading our brochure.


Here are the top 5 upstream oil and gas M&A deals in Canada in 2016 so far

Tuesday, August 16, 2016, 2:58 PM MDT

The first seven months of 2016 have brought a revival in merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in Canadian upstream oil…

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Canadian upstream oil and gas M&A finally takes off in June 2016

Thursday, July 14, 2016, 7:44 AM MDT

In June 2016, the total value of announced M&A deals in the Canadian E&P sector totalled C$2.7 billion, according to…

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​Why you should examine debt levels to predict the next oil & gas mega deal

Wednesday, July 6, 2016, 7:26 AM MDT

If I had to lay odds on which E&P powerhouse is going to secure the sector’s next major corporate acquisition…

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​Energy CEOs back UK to “remain” in Europe

Thursday, June 23, 2016, 7:05 AM MDT

hief executives at three of the top four UK oil and gas producers have publicly backed the campaign to keep…

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​This chart shows Canadian upstream M&A reaching C$880 million in May 2016

Thursday, June 16, 2016, 12:31 PM MDT

ata from CanOils' latest M&A report shows that the total value of announced M&A deals in the Canadian E&P sector…

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CanOils data: Low pricing sinks some oilsands producers into losses per barrel in Q1/2016

Friday, May 27, 2016, 7:28 AM MDT

The low commodity price environment continues to negatively impact the profitability of Canada’s oilsands producers. Three companies, Cenovus Energy Inc.,…

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Oilsands production increases across the board in 2015

Monday, April 4, 2016, 5:48 PM MDT

Seven of Canada’s biggest oilsands producers – Canadian Natural Resources, Cenovus Energy, Husky Energy, Imperial Oil, Marathon Oil, MEG Energy…

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Post-sanction Iran offers opportunities for oil and gas service & supply

Thursday, January 28, 2016, 9:16 PM MST

The lifting of UN sanctions on Iran could well be a lifeline for companies in the oil and gas service…

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Q3/2015 oilsands capex focused on sustaining production

Wednesday, November 18, 2015, 8:25 AM MST

In the first nine months of 2015, the nine oilsands operators covered by CanOils1 spent a total of $2.25 billion…

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