NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Houston-based Carrizo Oil and Gas (CRZO - Get Report) is a small energy company with a market cap of $1.8 billion in exploration and production of mainly unconventional oil and gas. The company owns acreage in Eagle Ford Shale, the Niobrara Formation, the Marcellus Shale and the Utica Shale. The business has reported impressive growth over the last couple of years due to an increase in oil production, a trend also evident in its previous quarterly results released a week ago.The company is now eying considerable growth in production volumes in 2014. However, the recent weakness in oil prices can have an adverse impact on Carrizo's ambitions. Investors should look into the oil prices before betting on Carrizo's rally.
Oil Price Weakness Can Clog Carrizo's Growth
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