Athlon reports record Q1 production, to raise funds for potential acquisitions

|About: Athlon Energy Inc. (ATHL)|By:, SA News Editor

Athlon Energy (ATHL) announces offerings for 11M shares of common stock and $500M in senior notes to fund potential and pending acquisitions and for general corporate purposes.

Separately, ATHL says Q1 production reached a record quarterly high of nearly 17K boe/day, up 71% Y/Y, above the high end of its earlier guidance range; approves an increased 2014 capital budget for drilling expenditures of $700M.

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