PLATTEVILLE, CO--(Marketwired - June 10, 2013) - Synergy Resources Corporation (NYSE MKT: SYRG) ("Synergy" or the "Company") announced today it intends to commence an underwritten public offering of 10,000,000 shares of the Company's common stock. The Company plans to use the net proceeds from this offering, along with cash on hand, cash flow from operations, and its revolving credit facility to fund the previously announced 18-month capital budget and for corporate purposes, including working capital. The Company has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1,500,000 shares of common stock.
Johnson Rice & Company is acting as sole book-running manager of the offering. The underwritten public offering will be made only by means of a prospectus supplement and accompanying base prospectus, copies of which may be obtained by contacting Johnson Rice & Company L.L.C., Corporate Finance Department, 639 Loyola Avenue, Suite 2775, New Orleans, LA 70113, phone (504) 584-1231.
When available, an electronic copy of the preliminary prospectus supplement and accompanying base prospectus may also be obtained at no charge at the Securities and Exchange Commission's website at http://www.sec.gov.
This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful. The offering is being made pursuant to an effective registration statement on Form S-3 previously filed by the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
ABOUT SYNERGY RESOURCES CORPORATION
Synergy is a Colorado-based independent exploration and production company focused primarily on the development of its approximately 17,046 net acres in the Wattenberg Field in the Denver-Julesburg Basin ("D-J Basin") in Weld County, Colorado. In addition to the Company's Wattenberg Field acreage position, it has also assembled approximately 20,040 net acres directly to the northeast of the Wattenberg Field (the "Northern Extension Area"), which Synergy believes to be prospective for the Niobrara and Greenhorn formations.
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We have based these forward-looking statements on our current expectations and assumptions about future events. While our management considers these expectations and assumptions to be reasonable, they are inherently subject to significant business, economic, competitive, regulatory and other risks, contingencies and uncertainties, most of which are difficult to predict and many of which are beyond our control.