Deal Spotlight Episode 1 Part 1 – The guys cover the Eddy County and Matador in the Wolfcamp A. Got Questions on oil and gas investment evaluations.

Welcome to the Deal Spotlight! #podcast #alternativeinvestment

Because of the enormous requests from investors evaluating oil and gas, we are starting a new series showing people how to assess oil and gas M&A or invest. Accredited investors, family offices, and E&P operators are our largest market, asking for these evaluation pieces of training.

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00:29 – Introduction to Deal Spotlight and partnering with analytics companies – Well Database and ComboCurve.

01:55 – specific details about the deal: number of wells, location (Eddy County), operator (Matador), lease name, formations (Wolfcamp A), working and net royalty interest, lateral lengths, spud dates, AFV (Approximate Finished Value), net CapEx, acquisition cost considerations, PV-10 value, and acreage valuation.

11:49 – Exploration of Matador’s earnings data to understand different formations and benches they’re drilling.

24:54 – Importing well data into ComboCurve for analysis and creating single well forecasts.

*We do not offer investment advice; you must contact your tax professional to get the appropriate tax information for your investments. This is only for educational purposes.

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Stuart Turley is President and CEO of Sandstone Group, a top energy data, and finance consultancy working with companies all throughout the energy value chain. Sandstone helps both small and large-cap energy companies to develop customized applications and manage data workflows/integration throughout the entire business. With experience implementing enterprise networks, supercomputers, and cellular tower solutions, Sandstone has become a trusted source and advisor.   He is also the Executive Publisher of, the best source for 24/7 energy news coverage, and is the Co-Host of the energy news video and Podcast Energy News Beat. Energy should be used to elevate humanity out of poverty. Let's use all forms of energy with the least impact on the environment while being sustainable without printing money. Stu is also a co-host on the 3 Podcasters Walk into A Bar podcast with David Blackmon, and Rey Trevino. Stuart is guided by over 30 years of business management experience, having successfully built and help sell multiple small and medium businesses while consulting for numerous Fortune 500 companies. He holds a B.A in Business Administration from Oklahoma State and an MBA from Oklahoma City University.