Gulfport Energy Corporation Schedules Third Quarter 2011 Financial and Operational Results Conference Call

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oct. 25, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gulfport Energy Corporation (Nasdaq:GPOR) will hold a conference call on Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 12:00 p.m. CDT to discuss its third quarter 2011 financial and operational results. The call will follow the release of Gulfport's third quarter 2011 earnings the morning of November 2, 2011. 

Interested parties may listen to the call via Gulfport's website at or by calling toll-free at 877-291-1287 or 973-409-9250 for international callers. The passcode for the call is 21885121. A replay of the call will be available for two weeks at 855-859-2056 or 800-585-8367 for international callers. The replay passcode is 21885121. The webcast will be archived on the Company's website and can be accessed on the Company's "Investor Relations" page. 

About Gulfport

Gulfport Energy Corporation is an Oklahoma City-based independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company with its principal producing properties located along the Louisiana Gulf Coast and in the Permian Basin in West Texas. Gulfport has also acquired acreage positions in the Niobrara Formation of Western Colorado and the Utica Shale of Eastern Ohio. In addition, Gulfport holds a sizeable acreage position in the Alberta Oil Sands in Canada through its interest in Grizzly Oil Sands ULC.

CONTACT: Investor Contact:
         Paul K. Heerwagen IV
         Director, Investor Relations

Gulfport Energy

Source: Gulfport Energy Corporation