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Lucas Energy, Inc. (LEI)

  • Mon, May 18, 2:58 PM
    • A deal that would have provided a financial lifeline to cash-strapped Lucas Energy (LEI -10.1%) is terminated after proposed merger partner Victory Energy (OTCQX:VYEY -24.1%) backs out of the agreement.
    • Victory also says it will not extend further credit to Lucas.
    • The companies say they are working to finalize the terms of a mutual settlement and release agreement.
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  • Wed, Mar. 4, 2:42 PM
    • Lucas Energy (LEI +10.9%) regains compliance with credit covenants after signing collaboration and funding agreements with Victory Energy (OTCQX:VYEY +31.2%).
    • The collaboration deal transfers rights to seven Eagle Ford wells to Victory, which will fund development of the wells.
    • In the funding agreement, all loans made by Victory under this agreement are secured by a pledge of LEI treasury stock.
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  • Tue, Feb. 17, 4:56 PM
    • Lucas Energy (NYSEMKT:LEI): FQ3 EPS of -$0.04
    • Revenue of $0.68M (-50.0% Y/Y)
    • Press Release
  • Wed, Feb. 4, 12:43 PM
    • Lucas Energy (LEI +68%) says it is working toward a merger with west Texas operator Victory Energy and will seek capital to drill in the Eagle Ford Shale.
    • The two companies have not yet signed a definitive merger agreement but say any deal likely would not involve cash payments; LEI probably would issue equity to Victory shareholders.
    • They say they are negotiating terms of a funding agreement for Victory to provide the capital LEI needs for wells in the Eagle Ford Shale in south Texas and other costs.
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  • Mon, Feb. 2, 4:39 PM
    • Lucas Energy (NYSEMKT:LEI) says it has defaulted on a debt payment due in December, and is looking to sell itself or draw a project financing agreement.
    • Lucas’ lender has bot yet taken any actions, waiving an interest payment due this month and reserving the right to enter a new agreement with the company or enforce other rights it has when the company defaults.
    • LEI says it has cut operating expenses and its G&A costs by $2M/year and has maintained its oil and gas production in the Eagle Ford Shale in Texas.
  • Nov. 14, 2014, 4:58 PM
    • Lucas Energy (NYSEMKT:LEI): FQ2 GAAP EPS of -$0.04
    • Revenue of $1M (-18.7% Y/Y).
    • Press Release
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  • Aug. 26, 2014, 7:59 AM
    • Lucas Energy (NYSEMKT:LEI) announces a joint venture with Oak Valley Resources to develop LEI's Karnes County acreage in the Eagle Ford shale; at closing, LEI will receive $444K for a 50% working interest on ~400 acres.
    • Oak Valley will manage the drilling of the wells, and each company will bear 50% of the drilling and completion costs.
    • The first well is expected to be spudded no later than Dec. 2014.
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  • Aug. 14, 2014, 4:43 PM
    • Lucas Energy (NYSEMKT:LEI): FQ1 EPS of -$0.04 in-line.
    • Revenue of $0.9M (-40.0% Y/Y) misses by $0.36M.
    • Press Release
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  • Jun. 27, 2014, 5:14 PM
    • Lucas Energy, Inc. (LEI): FQ4 EPS of -$0.04 in-line.
    • Revenue of $1.15M misses by $0.15M.
    • Press Release
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  • Apr. 16, 2014, 8:06 AM
    • Lucas Energy (LEI) plans to sell up to ~3.33M units at $0.60 each for a total of $2M to two large fund shareholders; the proceeds will be used for oil and gas development and general corporate purposes.
    • Also, NYSE extends the date for the company to regain listing compliance to July 31.
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  • Mar. 7, 2014, 7:55 AM
    • Lucas Energy (LEI) -4.2% premarket after receiving notification from NYSE MKT that the company is not in compliance with the exchange's continued listing standards.
    • LEI says it is reviewing various proposals relating to proposed transactions to help increase liquidity.
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  • Feb. 18, 2014, 7:06 AM
    • Lucas Energy, Inc. (LEI): FQ3 EPS of -$0.04 in line
    • Revenue of $1.36M misses by $0.25M.
    • Press Release
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  • Jun. 13, 2013, 11:48 AM
    Lucas Energy (LEI +2.4%) reports FY 2013 estimated proved and probable reserves of 7.2M boe, of which 5.6M are proved reserves. LEI says the pre-tax present value of estimated future net cash flows from its proved and probable reserves, discounted at PV-10, was $168M, a 62% Y/Y increase.
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  • Apr. 2, 2013, 9:29 AM
    Lucas Energy (LEI) discloses a settlement with Nordic Oil, agreeing to cancel the 2011 purchase and sale agreement, and will pay Nordic $1.125M in lieu of a $22M promissory note that was due and payable in Nov. 2012.
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  • Dec. 26, 2012, 3:38 PM
    Lucas Energy (LEI +19%) soars after saying it recently completed the sale of it Baker Deforest Unit, located in Gonzales and Dewitt Counties, Texas, for $4M. The company on Friday also announced the appointment of Ryan J. Morris as its chairman of the board of directors and amended and restated its bylaws, including the reduction of the required ownership percentage of stockholders required to call a special meeting to at least 10% of all shares entitled to vote, which is down from 30%.
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  • Dec. 26, 2012, 12:45 PM
    Midday top 10 gainers: SGOC +78%. DQ +32%. LEI +17%. CT +13%. SPMD +13%. GOL +11%. CSUN +11%. SOL +10%. ALIM +10%. SPWR +10%.
    Midday top 10 Losers: MED -13%. AERL -8%. AMPL -10%. BNSO -10%. BOSC -8%. MOC -8%. KORS -7%. RWC -7%. PSMI -6%. SDIX -6%.
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Company Description
Lucas Energy Inc is an oil and gas company. It is engaged in the development and acquisition of onshore properties in Texas. The Company operations are located in the Eagle Ford and Austin Chalk trends in Wilson and Gonzales counties.