HOUSTON, Aug. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Gastar Exploration Inc. (NYSE MKT: GST) ("Gastar") announced today that it has moved up its schedule to release its second quarter 2015 results. The revision to the release and conference call schedule is being made to accommodate a change in availability of some of our senior officers. In light of the schedule change, the Company expects to release its quarterly earnings press release and file with the SEC its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q after the market closes tomorrow, Thursday, August 6, 2015 and now plans to host a conference call on Friday, August 7, at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time (10:00 a.m. Central Time). Investors may participate in the call either by phone or audio webcast.
Dial 1-412-902-0030 at least 10 minutes before the call. A telephone replay will be available through August 14 by dialing 1-201-612-7415 and using the conference ID: 13613121.
Visit the Investor Relations page of Gastar's website at www.gastar.com under "Events & Presentations." Please log on a few minutes in advance to register and download any necessary software. A replay will be available shortly after the call.
For more information, please contact Donna Washburn at Dennard-Lascar Associates at 713-529-6600 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 expects to test other prospective formations on the same acreage, including the Woodford Shale and the Meramec Shale (Mississippi Lime), which Gastar refers to as the Stack Play. In West Virginia, Gastar is developing liquids-rich natural gas in the Marcellus Shale and has drilled and completed its first two successful dry gas Utica Shale/Point Pleasant wells on its acreage. For more information, visit Gastar's website at www.gastar.com.
Gastar Exploration Inc.
Michael A. Gerlich, Chief Financial Officer
713-739-1800 / email@example.com
Investor Relations Counsel:
Lisa Elliott / firstname.lastname@example.org
Dennard-Lascar Associates: 713-529-6600
SOURCE Gastar Exploration Inc.