Cimarex Energy (XEC +9.6%) ramps up after easily beating Q4 estimates this morning. Profits...

|About: Cimarex Energy Co. (XEC)|By:, SA News Editor

Cimarex Energy (XEC +9.6%) ramps up after easily beating Q4 estimates this morning. Profits edged 5.5% higher Y/Y as stronger-than-expected revenue growth helped to offset pressure on margins from higher material expenses and lower gas prices. Gas production averaged 601.4M cfe per day, in line with the company's 588M to 613M target.