In North America, at least 59 oil and gas producers have filed for bankruptcy
since the beginning of 2015, according to an April report by law firm Haynes and Boone. On Thursday, another Houston company Energy XXI Ltd. (EXXI), with operations in and along the Gulf of Mexico, also filed for bankruptcy
. And on Wednesday, the largest coal miner in the U.S., Peabody Energy, filed for bankruptcy
.Overall, Goodrich owns interests in 193 oil and natural gas wells within 43 fields in eight states.