US year-ahead oil hedging up 9% on 2015: study

Hedging revenue set to plummet in 2017

oil drilling
Hedging revenue is expected to drop drastically next year

North American oil and gas producer hedging is on the rise, but revenue generated from hedging is set to plummet next year, according to a study by market data and analytics firm IHS Markit.

The study of 52 US and Canadian oil and gas firms found they had hedged around 24% of total 2017 production by the end of this year. This compares with just 15% of 2016 production being hedged a year ago.

"Firms are ahead of where they were last year in terms of the percentage of total production hedged at

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to View our subscription options


Want to know what’s included in our free membership? Click here

This address will be used to create your account

Chartis Energy50 2023

The latest iteration of Chartis' Energy50 2023 ranking and report considers the key issues in today’s energy space, and assesses the vendors operating within it

2021 brings big changes to the carbon market landscape

ZE PowerGroup Inc. explores how newly launched emissions trading systems, recently established task forces, upcoming initiatives and the new US President, Joe Biden, and his administration can further the drive towards tackling the climate crisis

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here