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    Gastar Exploration Inc. (GST)

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    2.64 Up 0.14(5.60%) Dec 19, 4:06PM EST
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    Gastar Exploration Inc.
    1331 Lamar Street
    Suite 650
    Houston, TX 77010
    United States - Map
    Phone: 713-739-1800
    Fax: 713-739-0458
    Website: http://www.gastar.com

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    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Basic Materials
    Industry:Independent Oil & Gas
    Full Time Employees:63

    Business Summary 

    Gastar Exploration Inc., an independent energy company, is engaged in the exploration, development, and production of oil, condensate, natural gas, and natural gas liquids in the United States. Its principal activities include the identification, acquisition, exploration, and development of oil and natural gas properties on unconventional reserves, such as shale resource plays. The company is developing liquids-rich natural gas in the Marcellus Shale in West Virginia; and is also in the early stages of exploring and developing the Hunton Limestone horizontal oil play in Oklahoma. As of December 31, 2013, it had 327.8 billion cubic feet of natural gas equivalent of proved reserves. The company was formerly known as Gastar Exploration Ltd. and changed its name to Gastar Exploration Inc. in January 2014. Gastar Exploration Inc. is based in Houston, Texas.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Gastar Exploration Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Dec 1, 2014 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 9.
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     PayExercised
    Mr. J. Russell Porter , 52
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
    999.00K0.00
    Mr. Michael A. Gerlich , 59
    Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Sr. VP, Sec. and Treasurer
    545.00K0.00
    Mr. Michael McCown , 59
    Chief Operating Officer and Sr. VP
    531.00K0.00
    Mr. Keith R. Blair , 59
    VP and Exploration Mang.
    N/AN/A
    Mr. Henry J. Hansen , 58
    VP of Land
    N/AN/A
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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