NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of WildHorse Resource Development Corporation (WRD) on behalf of stockholders concerning the proposed acquisition of the company by Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK).
Pursuant to the proposed transaction, announced on October 30, 2018 and valued at $3.9 billion, WildHorse stockholders will receive 5.336 shares of Chesapeake and $3.00 in cash for each share of WildHorse common stock owned. The investigation focuses on whether WildHorse and its board of directors violated the federal securities laws and/or breached their fiduciary duties to the Company’s stockholders by failing to conduct a fair process and whether and by how much the proposed transaction undervalues the Company.
If you own WildHorse shares, have information, would like to learn more about these claims, or have any questions concerning this announcement or your rights or interests with respect to these matters, please contact Brandon Walker or Melissa Fortunato by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or telephone at (212) 308-1869, or by filling out this contact form. There is no cost or obligation to you.
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