Continental Resources 8-K 2010
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): March 30, 2010 (March 29, 2010)
CONTINENTAL RESOURCES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (580) 233-8955
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure
In connection with the offering of senior notes as described below, Continental Resources, Inc. (the Company) affirmed its existing guidance for the year ending December 31, 2010 as follows:
In accordance with General Instruction B.2 to Form 8-K, the information being filed under Item 7.01 shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing.
Item 8.01 Other Events.
On March 29, 2010, the Company issued a press release announcing that it intends to commence its offering of senior notes due 2020. The Company is filing a copy of the press release as Exhibit 99.1 hereto, which is incorporated by reference to this Item 8.01.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state in which the offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to the registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state.
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 thereunto duly authorized.