Gastar Exploration Announces Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Release and Conference Call Schedule

Nov 03, 2011, 07:45 ET from Gastar Exploration Ltd.

HOUSTON, Oct. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gastar Exploration Ltd. (NYSE Amex: GST) announced today that it will release its third quarter 2011 results on Thursday, November 3, 2011 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 4, 2011 that will be broadcast live over the Internet.


Gastar's Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call


Friday, November 4, 2011 10:00 a.m. ET (9:00 a.m. CT)


Live via phone by dialing 480-629-9835 and asking for the Gastar call a few 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 11, 2011 and may be accessed by calling 303-590-3030, using pass code 4478795#.  Also, an archive of the webcast will be available shortly after the call at

About Gastar Exploration

Gastar Exploration Ltd. is an independent company engaged in the exploration, development and production of natural gas and oil in the United States.  Our principal business activities include the identification, acquisition, and subsequent exploration and development of natural gas and oil properties with an emphasis on prospective deep structures identified through seismic and other analytical techniques as well as unconventional natural gas reserves, such as shale resource plays.  We are pursuing natural gas exploration in the Marcellus Shale in the Appalachian area of West Virginia and central and southwestern Pennsylvania and in the deep Bossier gas play in the Hilltop area of East Texas.  We also conduct limited coal bed methane development activities within the Powder River Basin of Wyoming and Montana.  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.