Slide-deck Incorporates Newly Acquired Assets into Corporate Growth Strategy
MINNETONKA, Minn., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Ridge Oil & Gas, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCQB: ANFC), a well-positioned exploration and production (E&P) company focused on non-operated Bakken and Three Forks properties, today announced that it has posted a new 2014 investor presentation to its website detailing its corporate growth strategy.
Highlights from the presentation include:
- Development details for the recently acquired Corral Creek assets;
- 18 gross (1.5 net) well Stockyard Field development plan;
- Vast non-operated consolidation opportunities (+1 million acres) in the Williston Basin;
- Emphasis on return-based asset management;
- Operator reported effects of new completion designs on EURs and well performance;
- 10% year over year improvement in AFE'd well costs (from $9.7 million in 2012 to $8.8 million in 2013).
Ken DeCubellis, Black Ridge's Chief Executive Officer, said: "As a result of our transformational transactions and strong operational performance in 2013, Black Ridge updated its investment presentation to provide a pro forma look at our Company and emphasize our future growth opportunities in the Williston Basin."
DeCubellis continued: "Black Ridge executed on a number of key transactions in 2013, including the core acreage swap into southern Williams County, closing the $125 million financing, and most recently, completing the $20.6 million Corral Creek acquisition in northern Dunn County; all positioning our Company for future growth. As a result of these transactions and our strong operational performance, Black Ridge today is in the best financial and operational position in its history."
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About the Company
Black Ridge Oil & Gas, Inc. is an oil and gas exploration and production company based in Minnetonka, Minnesota. Black Ridge's focus is exclusive to the Williston Basin Bakken and Three Forks trend in North Dakota and Montana. For additional information, visit the Company's website at www.blackridgeoil.com.
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Black Ridge Oil & Gas, Inc.
Ken DeCubellis, Chief Executive Officer
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