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PLANO, TX — (Marketwired) — 04/09/18 — Torchlight Energy Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRCH) (“Torchlight” or the “Company”),today announced that the Board of Directors has engaged ROTH Capital Partners to conduct the process of marketing the Company’s Midland Basin Assets also known as the Hazel Project. Torchlight owns an 80% WI in 12,000 mostly contiguous gross acres in the play and to date has drilled two science wells, one horizontal producer

SM Energy Announces Agreement To Sell 112,200 Acre Leasehold In The Powder River Basin For $500 Million

SM Energy Company (the “Company”) (NYSE: SM) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement for the sale of a majority of the Company’s Powder River Basin assets for a cash purchase price of $500 million (subject to customary closing price adjustments). President and Chief Executive Officer Jay Ottoson comments: “We are very pleased to announce the signing of this agreement. Divestiture of these assets is consistent with our strategy of focusing on development