In this video, Motley Fool energy analysts Joel South and Taylor Muckerman discuss some takeaways they saw come out of SandRidge's (UNKNOWN:SD.DL) Q1 earnings report. The company beat estimates, but the real story here is how SandRidge will be looking to cut capital expenditure costs by reducing its total number of rigs, a move that will bring about slowing growth rates. Joel tells investors what to expect from SandRidge this year, and what the pluses and minuses are for the company's capex pullback.
Joel is a University of Washington graduate and covers energy and materials for The Motley Fool. Be sure to follow The Motley Fool's energy and materials Twitter for all your energy and materials coverage. Follow @tmfenergy