For those investors who want to get a sneak peek at what the numbers will look like for Devon Energy (NYSE:DVN), then this upcoming quarterly earnings is better than any. While the company has yet to actually complete its merger with Crosstex Energy (NYSE:ENLC) and the acquisition of GeoSouthern, rest assured that it will be a topic of discussion during the earnings release and conference call. 

While these are important items for the future of the company, they are not the only ones you should watch. Investors should keep a watchful eye on whether the company has been able to realize the large price gains in both natural gas and Canadian oil sands. Tune into the video below to find out why these two elements are so important to Devon's bottom line and why investors whould really pay attention to this company. 

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