SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
January 28, 2013
Date of Report
Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
410 17th Street, Suite 1400
Denver, Colorado 80202
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
On August 31, 2012, Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc. (the Company) sold its property in the Kern River field in California for approximately $5.1 million and recorded a gain on the sale of oil and gas properties in the amount of $4.3 million related to this transaction. On October 15, 2012, the Company sold its property in the Sargent field in California for approximately $3.2 million, approximately equal to its book value. On November 9, 2012, the Company sold its property in the Greeley field for approximately $1.1 million, approximately equal to its book value. As a result of these transactions, we classified the results of operations and financial position of these properties as discontinued operations for all periods presented.
This Current Report on Form 8-K was prepared to provide revised financial information that presents these properties as discontinued operations for all periods presented in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011, filed on March 22, 2012 (2011 Form 10-K). It should be noted that our net income (loss) was not impacted by the reclassification of our operations with respect to these properties as discontinued operations.
This filing includes updated information for the following items included in our 2011 Form 10-K:
ITEM 6. SELECTED FINANCIAL DATA
ITEM 7. MANAGEMENTS DISCUSSION AND ANALYSIS OF FINANCIAL CONDITION AND RESULTS OF OPERATIONS
ITEM 8. FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND SUPPLEMENTARY DATA
Unaffected items of our 2011 Form 10-K have not been repeated in this Current Report on Form 8-K.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
23.1 Consent of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm Hein & Associates LLP.
99.1 Item 6. Selected Financial Data.
99.2 Item 7. Managements Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations.
99.3 Item 8. Financial Statements and Supplementary Data.
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.
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