This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Approach Resources Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2012 Results

Liquidity and Commodity Derivatives Update

At June 30, 2012, we had a $300 million revolving credit agreement with a $270 million borrowing base and $145.4 million outstanding. At June 30, 2012, our liquidity and long-term debt-to-capital ratio were $124.7 million and 23.2%, respectively. See “Supplemental Non-GAAP Financial and Other Measures” below for our calculation of “liquidity” and “long-term debt-to-capital ratio.”

We enter into commodity derivatives positions to reduce the risk of commodity price fluctuations. Please refer to the “Unaudited Commodity Derivatives Information” table below for a detailed summary of the Company’s current derivatives positions.

Capital Expenditures and Guidance Update

Costs incurred during second quarter 2012 totaled $70.3 million, and included $65.1 million for exploration and development drilling, $4.6 million for infrastructure projects and $600,000 for acreage acquisitions. The table below sets forth the Company’s current production and operating costs and expenses guidance for 2012. The guidance is forward-looking information that is subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond the Company’s control.
Prior 2012 Current 2012
  Guidance       Guidance
Total (MBoe) 2,900 – 3,100 2,900 – 3,100
Percent oil and NGLs 65% 65%
Operating costs and expenses (per Boe):
Lease operating $ 4.50 – 5.50 $ 5.50 – 6.50
Severance and production taxes $ 2.50 – 4.00 $ 2.50 – 4.00
Exploration $ 4.00 – 5.00 $ 4.00 – 5.00
General and administrative $ 6.00 – 7.00 $ 7.00 – 8.00
Depletion, depreciation and amortization $ 12.00 – 15.00 $ 15.00 – 18.00
Capital expenditures (in millions) Approximately $260 Approximately $260

Second Quarter 2012 Conference Call

Approach will host a conference call on Friday, August 3, 2012, at 10:00 a.m. Central Time (11:00 a.m. Eastern Time) to discuss second quarter 2012 financial and operating results. The conference call can be accessed by dialing (800) 573-4754 (U.S. domestic) or (617) 224-4325 (International). Additionally, the conference call will be broadcast live over the internet and can be accessed through the Investor Relations section of the Company’s website, The webcast will be archived for replay on the Company’s website until November 2, 2012.

In addition, the Company will host a telephone replay of the call, which will be available for one week. U.S. callers may access the telephone replay by dialing (888) 286-8010 and international callers may dial (617) 801-6888. The passcode is 97967148.

4 of 6

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,813.39 +1.20 0.01%
S&P 500 2,088.87 -0.27 -0.01%
NASDAQ 5,116.1430 +13.3350 0.26%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs