With crude oil prices hovering near a three-year high this summer, oil and natural gas exploration in
According to texasdrilling.com,
“You’ve got small operators, mid-size and large operators, independent operators — everybody is looking for stuff to do that’s also economical,” says Avery. “So with the higher prices, it does afford a more viable look at
Avery says he believes the higher cost of gas will lead to increased oil and gas activity in
Avery likened the oil and gas business to baseball in the sense that both big and small-time players are lured in by prospect of hitting a home run. While Avery says there are few guarantees in the oil and gas industry, those who strike out and those who knock it out of the park are separated only by persistence.
“You know what the difference is between a winner and loser is?” asks Avery, “It’s that one swing. You’ve just got to keep swinging.”
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