SOURCE: Synergy Resources Corporation

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May 04, 2016 18:22 ET

Synergy Resources Corporation Announces Pricing of Common Stock Offering

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - May 04, 2016) - Synergy Resources Corporation ("Synergy" or the "Company") (NYSE MKT: SYRG) today announced that it has priced its previously announced public offering of 45 million shares of its common stock for total gross proceeds (before underwriters' compensation and estimated expenses) of approximately $261 million. The Company has granted the underwriters an option for 30 days to purchase up to an additional 6,750,000 shares of the Company's common stock. The offering is expected to close on or around May 10, 2016, subject to customary closing conditions.

The Company intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to finance a portion of the Company's contemplated acquisition of additional assets in the Wattenberg Field in Colorado. If the contemplated acquisition is not completed for any reason, the Company intends to use the net proceeds from this offering for general corporate purposes, which may include continuing to develop its acreage position in the Wattenberg Field, funding a portion of its capital expenditure program or other uses.

Credit Suisse is acting as lead book-running manager for the offering. BofA Merrill Lynch, Citigroup, KeyBanc Capital Markets and SunTrust Robinson Humphrey are also acting as book-running managers for the offering.

The offering is being made pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement of the Company previously filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The offering may be made only by means of a prospectus supplement and the accompanying prospectus. Copies of the preliminary prospectus supplement for the offering and the accompanying prospectus may be obtained on the website of the Securities and Exchange Commission, www.sec.gov, or by contacting Credit Suisse, Prospectus Department (1-800-221-1037), One Madison Avenue, New York, New York 10010, newyork.prospectus@credit-suisse.com.

This press release shall 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 of these securities would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.

About Synergy Resources Corporation

Synergy Resources Corporation is a domestic oil and natural gas exploration and production company. Synergy's core area of operations is in the Denver-Julesburg Basin, which encompasses Colorado, Wyoming, Kansas, and Nebraska. The company's corporate offices are located in Denver, Colorado.

NOTE REGARDING FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS

Statements in this news release related to the Company's public offering of common stock, and all other statements other than statements of historical fact are forward-looking statements that are made pursuant to the Safe Harbor Provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from the forward-looking statements. Synergy urges you to carefully review and consider the cautionary statements made in this press release, the registration statement, the "Risk Factors" section of the preliminary prospectus supplement for the offering and of the Company's Transition Report on Form 10-K for the four months ended December 31, 2015, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") on April 22, 2016, and other filings with the SEC for further information on risks and uncertainties that could affect the Company's business, financial condition and results of operations. The Company cautions you not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date made. Synergy undertakes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements in order to reflect any event or circumstance occurring after the date of this release or currently unknown facts or conditions or the occurrence of unanticipated events. All forward looking statements are qualified in their entirety by this cautionary statement.

Contact Information

  • Investor Relations Contact:
    Jon Kruljac
    Synergy Resources Corporation
    Tel 720-616-4308
    Email: jkruljac@syrginfo.com