About Us | Overview

Bill Barrett Corporation is a Denver-based exploration and production company focused on the development of oil and natural gas assets located in the Denver-Julesburg (“DJ”) Basin of Colorado and the Uinta Basin of Utah.  The Company was founded in 2002 and went public in 2004. The common shares are listed for trading on the NYSE under the symbol “BBG”.

We seek to build stockholder value by delivering profitable growth in cash flow, reserves and production through the development of our oil and natural gas assets.  This is accomplished by allocating capital to our highest return assets, concentrating expenditures on our core asset, while maintaining financial and capital flexibility to adapt to a changing macro-economic environment. We are also committed to providing a safe, respectful and rewarding environment for our employees.

As of year-end 2016, the Company had proved reserves of 55 MMBoe and produced approximately 6.1 MMBoe for the year.

Operationally and financially well-positioned to succeed

  • Capital Program designed to maintain financial and operational flexibility, while accelerating activity in the DJ Basin
  • Operational control and flexibility with majority of leasehold held-by-production
  • Robust hedging program provides cash-flow predictability
  • Focused on opportunities to increase stakeholder value and improve balance sheet


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