zaza energy corp (ZAZA) Key Developments
Zaza Energy Announces Closing of East Texas JV Agreements with Quantum Energy Partners
Sep 22 14
ZaZa Energy Corporation announced that it has closed the previously announced Purchase and Sale Agreement with an affiliate of Quantum Energy Partners, which includes an East Texas Development Agreement comprising Walker, Grimes, Madison, Trinity, and Houston counties. Pursuant to the terms of the Quantum Agreements, ZaZa will receive total consideration of approximately $17 million, which includes $11 million in cash that was paid to ZaZa on September 18. In exchange, ZaZa has assigned to Quantum 6,000 net acres in undeveloped leases within ZaZa's 'Southern Development Area' in East Texas. Quantum's interest is an undivided one, spread evenly across all of the leases in the 144,000-acre Southern Development Area.
ZaZa Energy Regains Compliance With NASDAQ Listing Standards
Sep 8 14
ZaZa Energy Corporation announced that it received a letter from the NASDAQ Stock Market (NASDAQ) on September 5, 2014 advising that the Company has regained compliance with Listing Rule 5550(a)(2), which requires the Company to maintain a minimum closing bid price of $1.00 per share. NASDAQ made this determination of compliance after the Company's bid price closed above $1.00 per share for 10 consecutive business days following the Company's reverse stock split.
ZaZa Energy Corporation Amends Restated Certificate of Incorporation
Aug 25 14
On August 19, 2014, ZaZa Energy Corporation filed a Certificate of Amendment to the company's Restated Certificate of Incorporation with the Secretary of State of the State of Delaware to effect a reverse stock split of the company's common stock at a ratio of one-for-ten. The Certificate of Amendment provides that the Reverse Stock Split became effective as on August 19, 2014, at which time every ten (10) shares of the company's issued and outstanding common stock were automatically combined into one (1) issued and outstanding share of the company's common stock, without any change in the par value per share. The Certificate of Amendment provides that in the event a stockholder would otherwise be entitled to a fraction of a share, such stockholder shall receive one whole share of common stock in lieu of such fractional share and no fractional shares shall be issued.
ZaZa Energy Corporation Announces Earnings and Production Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2014
Aug 13 14
ZaZa Energy Corporation announced earnings and production results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported total revenues of $3.7 million, as compared to $2.4 million for the comparable 2013 period. Operating loss of $6.7 million as compared to $104.8 million for the three months ended June 30, 2013. Net loss from continuing operations was $9.2 million and $58.7 million for the three months ended June 30, 2014 and June 30, 2013, respectively. Net loss of $9.2 million as compared to $58.1 million, or a loss per basic and diluted share of $0.09 and $0.57 for the three months ended June 30, 2014 and June 30, 2013, respectively.
For the six months, the company reported total revenues of $6.8 million, an increase of 31% as compared to $5.2 million reported for the comparable 2013 period. Net loss of $10.6 million as compared to $61.0 million, or a loss per basic and diluted share of $0.10 and $0.59 for the six months ended June 30, 2014 and June 30, 2013, respectively.
For the quarter, the company reported production of Oil of 27,753 Bbls, Gas of 118,153 Mcf, and Equivalents of 63,477 BOE compared to production of Oil of 20,124 Bbls, Gas of 39,797 Mcf, and Equivalents of 30,304 BOE reported a year ago.
For the six months, the company reported production of Oil of 49,704 Bbls, Gas of 271,441 Mcf, and Equivalents of 121,431 BOE compared to production of Oil of 43,960 Bbls, Gas of 76,918 Mcf, and Equivalents of 64,667 BOE reported a year ago.
ZaZa Energy Corporation Announces Completion of East Texas JV Well
Aug 7 14
ZaZa Energy Corporation announced the completion of its East Texas JV McAdams Cattle Company 1H horizontal well in Walker County, Texas. The well has achieved 24-hour peak production of approximately 1,786 boe/d (with NGLs) and 1,249 boe/d (without NGLs), which includes 459 b/d of 49 API oil, 4,740 mcf/d of natural gas, and 569 NGL b/d. Over the first two weeks of continuous flow back, average production was approximately 1,087 boe/d (with NGLs) and 768 boe/d (without NGLs), consisting of about 300 b/d oil, 2,812 mcf/d of natural gas, and 337 NGL b/d. Natural gas production has been flowing to sales via pipeline since July 16, 2014. NGL amounts are estimated based on 1,260 mmbtu gas analysis, and the preceding results reflect a current gas processing recovery ceiling of 120 barrels per mmcf/d. The well's production is from perforations along the lateral at 11,415-16,250 feet. Over this period, water production has averaged approximately 2,269 barrels per day.