SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): January 17, 2019
GULFPORT ENERGY CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
3001 Quail Springs Parkway
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
(Address of principal
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On January 17, 2019, Gulfport Energy Corporation (Gulfport) issued two press releases, one reporting the completion of Gulfports 2018 $200 million stock repurchase program and providing an operational update for the three months and full year ended December 31, 2018, and the other announcing Gulfports 2019 capital budget and its new $400 million stock repurchase program. Copies of these press releases are attached as Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2, respectively, to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
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Financial Statements and Exhibits
|99.1||Press release dated January 17, 2019 entitled Gulfport Energy Corporation Completes $200 Million Stock Repurchase Program and Provides 2018 Operational Update.|
|99.2||Press release dated January 17, 2019 entitled Gulfport Energy Corporation Announces 2019 Capital Budget and New $400 Million Stock Repurchase Program.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
|GULFPORT ENERGY CORPORATION|
|Date: January 24, 2019||By:||/s/ Keri Crowell|
|Chief Financial Officer|