Kerr-McGee - M&A Summary, Ownership, and Business Overview

Oil/gas ExplorationCompany

Kerr-McGee M&A Summary

Kerr-McGee has acquired 3 companies of its own. It has also divested 1 asset.

Kerr-McGee’s largest acquisition to date was in 2004, when it acquired Westport Resources for $3.4B. Kerr-McGee has acquired in 3 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include oil/gas exploration (100%).

Kerr-McGee Ownership

Who owns Kerr-McGee?

Kerr-McGee is owned by Anadarko Petroleum. It was acquired on August 10, 2006.

Kerr-McGee Business Overview

Where is Kerr-McGee headquartered?

Kerr-McGee is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas.

How many employees does Kerr-McGee have?

Kerr-McGee has 3,865 employees.

What sector is Kerr-McGee in?

Kerr-McGee is an oil/gas exploration company.

When was Kerr-McGee founded?

Kerr-McGee was founded in 1929.

M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity4
    • M&A Buy Activity3
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • Total Countries Invested 1

Kerr-McGee Corp.

1201 Lake Robbins Drive,
The Woodlands, Texas 77380
United States,

Kerr-McGee's largest property concentrations are in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico and onshore in the Rockies. Gulf of Mexico properties include 504 deepwater blocks encompassing seven operated and three non-operated producing fields, five operated and three non-operated discoveries in various stages of development, and four additional prospects that should be drilled this year.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '19 '20 '21 '22 '23 '24 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 3 - - - - - 3
vol $8.2B $8.2B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Tronox Holdings plc 2005-11-21 - Spin Off
Stamford, Connecticut ·
Westport Resources Corp. 2004-04-06 3.4B USD Merger
Denver, Colorado
HS Resources, Inc. 2001-05-14 1.7B USD Add-on Acquisition
San Francisco, California ·
Oryx Energy Co. 1998-10-16 3.1B USD Add-on Acquisition
Dallas, Texas
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Oil/Gas Exploration 3 (100%) 8.2B (100%) - -
Chemicals - - 1 (100%) -
Total 3 $8.2B 1 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 3 8.2B 1 -
  Texas 1 3.1B - -
  Colorado 1 3.4B - -
  California 1 1.7B - -
  Connecticut - - 1 -
Total 3 $8.2B 1 -

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 3 $8.2B
Largest Westport Resources Corp.
$3.4B (2004-04-06)

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