UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
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FORM 8-K

CURRENT REPORT

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report
August 2, 2017
(Date of earliest event reported)
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Callon Petroleum Company
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


 
 
 
Delaware
001-14039
64-0844345
(State or other jurisdiction of
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer
incorporation or organization)
 
Identification Number)


200 North Canal St.
Natchez, Mississippi 39120
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)

(601) 442-1601
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)

Not Applicable
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)

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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition

The following information, including the press release attached as Exhibit 99.1, is being furnished pursuant to Item 2.02 “Results of Operations and Financial Condition,” not filed, for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”). This information shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Exchange Act or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.

On August 2, 2017 Callon Petroleum Company issued the press release attached as Exhibit 99.1 providing information regarding the company's second quarter 2017 financial and operating results.

Item 7.01 Regulation FD

The following information, including the press release attached as Exhibit 99.1, is being furnished pursuant to Item 7.01 “Regulation FD Disclosure,” and is not filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Exchange Act. This information shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Exchange Act or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.

Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits

(c) Exhibits

 
 
 
Exhibit Number
 
Title of Document
 
 
 
99.1
 
Press release dated August 2, 2017, regarding Callon Petroleum Company's second quarter 2017 financial and operating results.





SIGNATURES

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 hereunto duly authorized.



 
 
 
 
 
Callon Petroleum Company
 
 
(Registrant)
 
 
 
August 2, 2017
 
By:  /s/ Joseph C. Gatto, Jr.
 
 
Joseph C. Gatto, Jr.
 
 
President and Chief Executive Officer





Exhibit Index


 
 
 
Exhibit Number
 
Title of Document
 
 
 
99.1
 
Press release dated August 2, 2017, regarding Callon Petroleum Company's second quarter 2017 financial and operating results.