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Last $1.59 USD
Change Today -0.11 / -6.47%
Volume 738.3K
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As of 4:15 PM 08/3/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

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Gastar Exploration Inc., an independent energy company, engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil, condensate, natural gas, and natural gas liquids in the United States. Its principal activities include the identification, acquisition, exploration, and development of oil and natural gas properties on unconventional reserves, such as shale resource plays. The company is also developing the primarily oil-bearing reservoirs of the Hunton Limestone horizontal oil play in Oklahoma; and liquids-rich natural gas in the Marcellus Shale in West Virginia. As of December 31, 2014, its principal assets included approximately 51,300 net acres in the Appalachian Basin in West Virginia and southwestern Pennsylvania, as well as 117,800 net acres in the Mid-Continent area of the U.S. in the state of Oklahoma. The company was formerly known as Gastar Exploration Ltd. and changed its name to Gastar Exploration Inc. in January 2014. Gastar Exploration Inc. is based in Houston, Texas.

57 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/12/15

gastar exploration ltd (GST) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice Presiden...
Total Annual Compensation: $585.4K
Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $585.4K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

gastar exploration ltd (GST) Key Developments

Gastar Exploration Inc. Declares Monthly Cash Dividend on 8.625% Series A Preferred Stock and 10.75% Series B Preferred Stock, Payable on July 31, 2015

Gastar Exploration Inc. announced that it has declared monthly cash dividends on its 8.625% Series A Preferred Stock and its 10.75% Series B Preferred Stock for July 2015. The dividend on the Series A Preferred Stock is payable on July 31, 2015 to holders of record at the close of business on July 15, 2015. The July 2015 dividend payment will be an annualized 8.625% per share, which is equivalent to $0.179688 per share, based on the $25.00 per share liquidation preference of the Series A Preferred Stock.

Gastar Exploration Inc. Reports Initial and 30-Day Average Production on its Second Utica Point/Pleasant Well

Gastar Exploration Inc. reported initial and 30-day average production on its second Utica Point/Pleasant well. The Blake U-7H well located in Marshall County, West Virginia produced at a peak 48-hour gross sales rate of 36.8 MMcf/d of natural gas on a 32/64ths choke with approximately 6,235 psi of flowing casing pressure. On a restricted flow basis, the well's post peak rate 30-day production averaged 20.2 MMcf/d on a 26/64ths choke with approximately 5,312 psi of flowing casing pressure. The most recent 5-day average rate is 14.8 MMcf/d at approximately 5,008 psi of flowing casing pressure. The Blake U-7H well was drilled with a lateral length of 6,617 feet and was completed with 34 hydraulic fracturing stages that used approximately 14.8 million pounds of proppant. Gastar has a 50% working interest in the Blake U-7H well and 41.1% net revenue interest in the well.

Gastar Exploration Inc. Presents at STRH Appalachian Mini-Conference, Jul-09-2015

Gastar Exploration Inc. Presents at STRH Appalachian Mini-Conference, Jul-09-2015 . Venue: Southpointe Golf Club, 360 Southpointe Blvd, Canonsburg, PA 15317, United States.


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