|Day Low/High||1.25 / 1.33|
|52 Wk Low/High||0.80 / 2.21|
In trading on Wednesday, shares of Gastar Exploration Inc.'s 10.75% Series B Cumulative Preferred Stock were yielding above the 11.5% mark based on its monthly dividend (annualized to $2.6875), with shares changing hands as low as $22.64 on the day. This compares to an average yield of 1.87% in the "Oil & Gas Exploration & Production" preferred stock category, according to Preferred Stock Channel.
Investors in Gastar Exploration Inc. saw new options begin trading this week, for the September 15th expiration.
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The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 03/15/2016 settlement date, which shows a 2,853,822 share decrease in total short interest for Gastar Exploration Inc. , to 10,026,046, a decrease of 22.16% since 03/01/2016.
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