DALLAS, Nov. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — RSP Permian, Inc. (“RSP” or the “Company”) (NYSE: RSPP) has completed the first part of its previously announced acquisitions of Silver Hill Energy Partners, LLC (“SHEP I”) and Silver Hill E&P II, LLC (“SHEP II,” and together with SHEP I, “Silver Hill”). The Company closed the acquisition of SHEP I for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $604 million of cash and 15 million shares of RSP common stock, subject to certain customary post-closing adjustments. RSP anticipates closing the acquisition of SHEP II in the first quarter of 2017 for a purchase price of approximately $646 million of cash and approximately 16 million shares of RSP common stock, following a shareholder vote to approve the issuance of shares. SHEP I and SHEP II collectively own approximately 68,000 gross, 41,000 net acres in northeast Loving and northwest Winkler Counties, Texas, and at the time of the acquisition announcement had approximately 15 MBoe/d of net production (69% oil, 86% liquids) from 58 wells (49 horizontals) producing from seven horizontal zones.
About RSP Permian, Inc.
RSP is an independent oil and natural gas company focused on the acquisition, exploration, development and production of unconventional oil and associated liquids-rich natural gas reserves in the Permian Basin of West Texas. The vast majority of our acreage is located on large, contiguous acreage blocks in the core of the Midland and Delaware Basins, sub-basins of the Permian Basin. The Company’s common stock is traded on the NYSE under the ticker symbol “RSPP.” For more information, visit www.rsppermian.com.