Anadarko Petroleum Acquisitions and Exits, 19 Deals Between 2000 and 2016
oil/gas exploration Company

Anadarko Petroleum has acquired 11 companies of its own, including 1 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 8 assets.

Anadarko Petroleum’s largest acquisition to date was in 2006, when it acquired Kerr-McGee for $16.4B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2007, when it sold Anadarko Chaney Dell and Midkiff -Benedum Gas to Atlas Pipeline Partners for $1.9B. Anadarko Petroleum has acquired in 3 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include oil/gas exploration (91%) and energy services and equipment (10%).

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Anadarko Petroleum Corp.

1201 Lake Robbins Drive,
The Woodlands, Texas 77380
United States,
(832) 636-1000

Anadarko Petroleum Corp. is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company. Anadarko Petroleum was formed in 1959 and is based in The Woodlands, Texas.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 10 - 1 - - - 11
vol $22.8B $2.0B $24.8B
Sell (0.2/yr) # 7 - 1 - - - 8
vol $5.7B $750M $6.5B

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Largest Kerr-McGee Corp.
$16.4B (2006-08-10)
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Largest Anadarko Chaney Dell and Midkiff -Benedum Gas
$1.9B (2007-06-04)

Oil/gas Exploration M&A - Last 3 Years

Anadarko Petroleum was acquired by Occidental Petroleum on April 24, 2019.

When analyzing the oil/gas exploration sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 133 oil/gas exploration companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, and 2 have acquired at least 5 companies.

The most prolific strategic oil/gas exploration acquirer over the past 3 years is Valero Energy Partners, with 3 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the oil/gas exploration sector over the past 3 years is Carnelian Energy Capital with 6 platform acquisitions.

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