U.S. oil rig count ticks down to 862
Including 188 other land rigs drilling for natural gas and two listed as miscellaneous, there are a total of 1,052 working rigs in the country, down by seven for the week but 111 more year over year.
The natural gas rig count fell by six to 188 this week. The count for natural gas rigs is now five more year over year. ■