HOUSTON, Dec. 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Gastar Exploration Inc. ("Gastar") (NYSE MKT: GST) today announced that the Company will participate in the Wells Fargo Securities 14th Annual Energy Symposium to be held on December 8-9, 2015 in New York City.
J. Russell Porter, President and Chief Executive Officer, will make a presentation on Wednesday, December 9 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time. To listen to an audio webcast of the presentation and view accompanying presentation materials, visit the Investor Relations page of Gastar's web site at www.gastar.com and select Events/Presentations. A replay will be archived on the web site shortly after the presentation concludes.
About Gastar Exploration
Gastar Exploration Inc. is an independent energy company engaged in the exploration, development and production of oil, condensate, natural gas and natural gas liquids in the United States. Gastar's principal business activities include the identification, acquisition, and subsequent exploration and development of oil and natural gas properties with an emphasis on unconventional reserves, such as shale resource plays. In Oklahoma, Gastar is developing the primarily oil-bearing reservoirs of the Hunton Limestone horizontal play and is testing other prospective formations on the same acreage, including the Meramec Shale and the Woodford Shale, which is referred to as the STACK Play and emerging prospective plays in the shallow Oswego formation and in the Osage formation, a deeper bench of the Mississippi Lime located below the Meramec Shale. In West Virginia, Gastar has developed liquids-rich natural gas in the Marcellus Shale and has drilled and completed two successful dry gas Utica Shale/Point Pleasant wells on its acreage. Gastar has engaged Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co. to market certain of its Marcellus Shale and Utica Shale/Point Pleasant assets located in Marshall and Wetzel Counties, West Virginia. For more information, visit Gastar's website at www.gastar.com.
Contacts: Investor Relations Counsel:
Gastar Exploration Inc.
J. Russell Porter, Chief Executive Officer
713-739-1800 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Lisa Elliott / lelliott@DennardLascar.com
Dennard-Lascar Associates: 713-529-6600
Investor Relations Counsel:
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