Gastar Exploration Announces Third Quarter 2010 Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule

Oct 21, 2010, 07:00 ET from Gastar Exploration Ltd.

HOUSTON, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gastar Exploration Ltd. (NYSE Amex: GST) announced today that it will release its third quarter 2010 results on Thursday, November 4, 2010 after the market closes.  In conjunction with the release, Gastar has scheduled a conference call for 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Friday, November 5, 2010 that will be broadcast live over the Internet.  


Gastar's Third Quarter 2010 Earnings Conference Call


Friday, November 5, 2010 10:00 a.m. ET (9:00 a.m. CT)    


Live via phone by dialing 480-248-5085 and asking for the Gastar call at least 10 minutes prior to the start time, or live over the Internet by logging on to the web at the address below.

Where:  The webcast can be accessed from the investor relations home page.

For those who cannot listen to the live call, a telephonic replay will be available through November 12, 2010 and may be accessed by calling 303-590-3030, using pass code 4378981.  Also, an archive of the webcast will be available shortly after the call at

About Gastar Exploration

Gastar Exploration Ltd. is an exploration and production company focused on finding and developing natural gas assets in North America.  The Company pursues a strategy combining deep natural gas exploration and development with lower risk shale resource and CBM development.  The Company owns and operates exploration and development acreage in the deep Bossier gas play of East Texas and Marcellus Shale play in West Virginia and Pennsylvania.  Gastar's CBM activities are conducted within the Powder River Basin of Wyoming.  For more information, visit our web site at

Company Contact:

Gastar Exploration Ltd.

Michael Gerlich, Vice President and CFO

713-739-1800 /

Investor Relations Counsel:

Lisa Elliott / Anne Pearson

DRG&L  : 713-529-6600 /

SOURCE Gastar Exploration Ltd.