In the following video, Motley Fool energy analysts Joel South and Taylor Muckerman discuss several energy producers in the Bakken region, one of the most exciting regions in America's oil and natural gas boom today. Joel takes us through the earnings reports from Continental Resources (NYSE:CLR), Whiting Petroleum (NYSE:WLL) and Halcon Resources (NYSE:HK), and tells us which of the Bakken players might make a good investment today.

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