Pioneer Natural Resource
Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD) is an American Texas-based energy company formed in 1997 as a result of a merger between MESA Inc. and the Parker & Parsley Petroleum Company. The company is engaged in exploration and production of oil and gas. Pioneer develops oil plays _ the Spraberry/Wolfcamp and the Eagle Ford Shale _ located in Texas. Moreover, Pioneer is one of the main producers of natural gas from gas field based in Texas and southeastern Colorado. The company employs approximately 3,600 staff members and operates over 20,000 horizontal drilling locations. Pioneer Natural Resources is an S&P 500 Index component listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). Follow the Pioneer Natural Resource share price (PXD) at Capital.com.