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New Drilling Records, Growth in Proven Reserves Lead to Steady Inflows & Improved Run Rate - Research Report on Transocean Ltd., Whiting Petroleum, SandRidge Energy, Kodiak Oil and Bill Barrett Corp.

NEW YORK, March 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Investors Alliance announced new research reports highlighting Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG), Whiting Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: WLL), SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE: SD), Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE: KOG) and Bill Barrett Corp. (NYSE: BBG). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

Transocean Ltd. Research Report

As the largest offshore drilling contractor in the world, Transocean continues to deliver an outstanding drilling performance that is focused on safety and versatility. After posting a world record for the deepest water depth by an offshore drilling rig of 10,194 feet of water in 2011, Transocean surpassed the achievement of Dhirubhai Deepwater KG2 by setting a new world record of 10,385 feet of water with its ultra-deepwater drillship Dhirubhai Deepwater KG1. Transocean's new milestone was recorded while working for ONGC off the coast of India. Analysts see this new record as a standard for oil and gas drilling and exploration companies. The Full Research Report on Transocean Ltd. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:[http://www.Investors-Alliance.com/r/full_research_report/aec8_RIG]

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Whiting Petroleum Corp. Research Report

After achieving a record production growth of 22% to 30.21 MMBOE in 2012, Whiting Petroleum takes a stronger stance to achieving its long-term growth and profitability with its 246% reserve replacement. Whiting Petroleum's strong balance sheet and solid cash flow are seen by analysts as the growth drivers of the company amid the improving Bakken oil prices. The company has a capital budget of $2.2 billion for 2013 which is expected to be distributed to research and development. Whiting Petroleum is considering Redtail as a potential major resource play. The Full Research Report on Whiting Petroleum Corp. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.Investors-Alliance.com/r/full_research_report/b8fe_WLL]

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SandRidge Energy, Inc. Research Report

The divestiture of SandRidge Energy's Permian Basin assets is considered by analysts and investors as a stepping stone for the company to focus on longer-term goals. SandRidge Energy posted an impressive 454% reserve replacement and 20% total proven reserve growth. SandRidge Energy reaffirmed its capital expenditure to be at $1.75 billion. The company is planning to drill 580 horizontal producers and 74 disposal wells in its Mississippian program this year. The Full Research Report on SandRidge Energy, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.Investors-Alliance.com/r/full_research_report/f9bb_SD]

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Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp. Research Report

The growth and profitability of an oil player heavily relies on production and reserves. Kodiak reported a 241% surge for its full year oil and gas sales while its proven reserves came at a solid 138% growth. The company is optimistic that it can extend its performance streak as oil and gas prices continue to improve. Investors are bullish that the company's onshore operations will have significant contribution to the future of US oil and gas exports. The Full Research Report on Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at: [http://www.Investors-Alliance.com/r/full_research_report/607a_KOG]

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Bill Barrett Corp. Research Report

Since Bill Barrett embarked on its multi-year plan, analysts are bullish that the company can emerge as one of the best performing oil and gas players. The company has been seeing an uptrend in its financial portfolio as it ramps up oil production and reserves. In 2013, Bill Barrett is focusing on two core programs which are expected to deliver operational efficiency and great returns. The company is funding its capital program with cash flow and asset sales while its credit line is at $825 million and 70% of its annual production is hedged. The Full Research Report on Bill Barrett Corp. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:[http://www.Investors-Alliance.com/r/full_research_report/49bc_BBG]

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