Chesapeake 25% Decline Seen Spurred by Personal Conflict

Chesapeake 25% Decline Seen Spurred by Personal Conflict

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Workers labor on a Chesapeake Energy Corp. natural gas drill site in Bradford County, Pennsylvania, U.S. Chesapeake has lost a quarter of its market value since the end of March as questions about McClendon’s finances compounded plunging natural-gas prices.