SOURCE: NASDAQ

April 11, 2006 10:30 ET

Petrohawk Energy Corporation [HAWK] Chairman, President and CEO to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell

-- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 11, 2006 --


What:

Floyd Wilson, Chairman, President and CEO of Petrohawk Energy Corporation (NASDAQ: HAWK), will preside over the opening bell.

Where:

NASDAQ MarketSite -- 4 Times Square -- 43rd & Broadway -- Broadcast Studio

When:

Wednesday April 12th, 2006 at 9:30 a.m. EDT

Feed Information:

The opening bell is available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on uplink IA-5 C-band/transponder 14. The downlink frequency is 3980 horizontal; audio: 6.2/6.8. The feed can also be found on Waterfront fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Stephanie Lowenthal at (646) 441-5220.

Photos:

To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Open, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market open of your choice.

About Petrohawk Energy Corporation [HAWK]:

Petrohawk Energy Corporation (NASDAQ: HAWK) is engaged in the acquisition, development, production and exploration of oil and natural gas properties. As of December 31, 2004, and pro forma for its acquisition of Mission Resources, Petrohawk has proved reserves of approximately 421 BCFE. The Company's proved reserves are 71% gas and 74% developed. Current pro forma average production for July is 130 Mmcfe/d. On a pro forma basis, 2005 capital expenditures are projected to be approximately $140 million.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    Joan Dunlap
    Treasurer
    832-204-2737
    Email Contact

    NASDAQ MarketSite:
    Stephanie Lowenthal
    646.441.5220