Halcón Resources Announces Offering of Unsecured Notes

Houston, TX, Feb. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --


Halcón Resources Corporation (NYSE:HK) (“Halcón” or the “Company”), today announced that, subject to market conditions, it intends to offer (the “offering”) an additional $200 million in aggregate principal amount of its 6.75% senior unsecured notes due 2025 (the “Additional Senior Notes”). The Additional Senior Notes are being offered as additional notes to the Company’s 6.75% senior notes due 2025 (the “Existing Senior Notes”), of which approximately $425 million is currently outstanding. The Additional Senior Notes and the Existing Senior Notes will be treated as a single class of debt securities and will have identical terms, other than the issue date and issue price, except that the Additional Senior Notes will initially be subject to restrictions on transfer under applicable securities laws.

Halcón intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to fund a portion of the purchase price for its recently announced acquisitions of Southern Delaware Basin assets (the “Acquisition”) and for general corporate purposes. The offering is not conditioned upon the closing of the Acquisition.

The Additional Senior Notes are fully and unconditionally guaranteed on a senior unsecured basis, jointly and severally, by each of the Company’s domestic subsidiaries that guarantee the Company’s senior secured revolving credit facility. The offering will be made only to persons reasonably believed to be qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A and to certain persons in offshore transactions pursuant to Regulation S, each under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”).

The securities offered by the Company in the private placement have not been registered under the Securities Act, or any state securities laws and, unless so registered, may not be offered or sold in the United States except pursuant to an applicable exemption from the registration requirements of the Securities Act and applicable state securities laws. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy the securities.

About Halcón Resources

Halcón Resources Corporation is an independent energy company engaged in the acquisition, production, exploration and development of onshore oil and natural gas properties in the United States.

Forward-Looking Statements

This release may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Statements that are not strictly historical statements constitute forward-looking statements and may often, but not always, be identified by the use of such words such as "expects", "believes", "intends", "anticipates", "plans", "estimates", "potential", "possible", or "probable" or statements that certain actions, events or results "may", "will", "should", or "could" be taken, occur or be achieved. Statements regarding our pending acquisitions and divestitures are forward-looking statements; there can be no guarantee that these transactions close on the timeframe described herein or that they close at all. Forward-looking statements are based on current beliefs and expectations and involve certain assumptions or estimates that involve various risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those reflected in the statements. These risks include, but are not limited to the risks set forth in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016 and other filings submitted by the Company to the SEC, copies of which may be obtained from the SEC's website at www.sec.gov. Readers should not place undue reliance on any such forward-looking statements, which are made only as of the date hereof. The Company has no duty, and assumes no obligation, to update forward-looking statements as a result of new information, future events or changes in the Company's expectations.

Quentin Hicks, Executive Vice President of Finance, Capital Markets & Investor Relations 832-538-0557 qhicks@halconresources.com.

Source:Halcon Resources Corporation