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) February 23, 2021
Matador Resources Company
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|Texas|| ||001-35410|| ||27-4662601|
|(State or other jurisdiction|
| ||(IRS Employer|
|5400 LBJ Freeway, ||Suite 1500||75240|
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (972) 371-5200
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share||MTDR||New York Stock Exchange|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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|Item 2.02||Results of Operations and Financial Condition.|
Attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 is a press release (the “Earnings Press Release”) issued by Matador Resources Company (the “Company”) on February 23, 2021, announcing its financial results for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2020. The Earnings Press Release includes an operational update at February 23, 2021. The Earnings Press Release is incorporated by reference into this Item 2.02, and the foregoing description of the Press Release is qualified in its entirety by reference to this exhibit.
The information furnished pursuant to this Item 2.02, including Exhibit 99.1, shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), and will not be incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), unless specifically identified therein as being incorporated therein by reference.
In the Earnings Press Release, the Company has included certain “non-GAAP financial measures,” as defined in Item 10 of Regulation S-K of the Exchange Act, including (i) earnings before interest expense, income taxes, depletion, depreciation and amortization, accretion of asset retirement obligations, property impairments, unrealized derivative gains and losses, certain other non-cash items and non-cash stock-based compensation expense, and net gain or loss on asset sales and impairment (“Adjusted EBITDA”) attributable to Matador Resources Company shareholders, (ii) the Adjusted EBITDA of San Mateo Midstream, LLC, the Company’s midstream affiliate (“San Mateo”), (iii) adjusted net income (loss) attributable to Matador Resources Company shareholders, (iv) adjusted earnings (loss) per diluted common share attributable to Matador Resources Company shareholders and (v) adjusted free cash flow of both the Company and San Mateo. In the Earnings Press Release, the Company has provided reconciliations of the non-GAAP financial measures to the most directly comparable financial measures calculated and presented in accordance with generally-accepted accounting principles (“GAAP”) in the United States. In addition, in the Earnings Press Release, the Company has provided the reasons why the Company believes such non-GAAP financial measures provide useful information to investors.
|Item 7.01||Regulation FD Disclosure.|
Item 2.02 above is incorporated herein by reference.
Attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2 is a press release (the “Guidance Press Release”) issued by the Company on February 23, 2021, announcing its 2021 operating plan and market guidance.
In connection with the Earnings Press Release and the Guidance Press Release, the Company released accompanying presentations summarizing the highlights of each press release (the “Presentations”). The Presentations are available on the Company’s website, www.matadorresources.com, on the Events and Presentations page under the Investor Relations tab.
The information furnished pursuant to this Item 7.01, including Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2, shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Exchange Act and will not be incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act unless specifically identified therein as being incorporated therein by reference.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
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 hereunto duly authorized.
| || ||MATADOR RESOURCES COMPANY|
|Date: February 23, 2021|| || ||By:|| ||/s/ Craig N. Adams|
| || ||Name:|| ||Craig N. Adams|
| || ||Title:|| ||Executive Vice President|