RELATED PARTY TRANSACTIONS
|3 Months Ended|
Mar. 31, 2019
|Related Party Transactions [Abstract]|
|RELATED PARTY TRANSACTIONS||RELATED PARTY TRANSACTIONS
In January 2019, the Company repurchased 3.7 million shares of Company common stock from W Energy Partners LLC (“W Energy”) for cash consideration of $11.1 million. The repurchased shares were originally issued by the Company as partial consideration for the W Energy Acquisition described in Note 3 above. W Energy beneficially owned in excess of 5% of the Company’s outstanding common stock at the time of the repurchase transaction.
The Company’s Audit Committee is responsible for approving all transactions involving related parties, including the transaction identified above.
The entire disclosure for related party transactions. Examples of related party transactions include transactions between (a) a parent company and its subsidiary; (b) subsidiaries of a common parent; (c) and entity and its principal owners; and (d) affiliates.
Reference 1: http://fasb.org/us-gaap/role/ref/legacyRef