SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report
(Date of earliest event reported): February 15, 2013
ULTRA PETROLEUM CORP.
(Exact name of registrant as specified
in its charter)
|Yukon Territory, Canada
|(State or other jurisdiction
||(Commission File Number 001-33614)
400 N. Sam Houston Parkway East
Houston, Texas 77060
(Address of principal executive offices,
including zip code)
telephone number, including area code: (281) 876-0120
(Former name or former address, if changed
since last report.)
Check the appropriate box below if the
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations
and Financial Condition.
Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
Ultra Petroleum Corp.
(the “Company”) issued a news release today, attached as Exhibit 99.1, announcing the Company’s production, earnings
and proved reserves for year ended December 31, 2012. The Company also announced production guidance for 2013 and a $415.0 million
capital budget program for 2013.
The news release contains
certain non-GAAP financial information. The reconciliation of such non-GAAP financial information to GAAP financial measures is
included in the news release.
The information presented
in these Items 2.02 and 7.01 shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of
1934, as amended, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act or 1933, as amended,
except as expressly set forth in such filing.
Item 9.01. Financial
Statements and Exhibits.
||News Release dated February 15, 2013. |
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.
||ULTRA PETROLEUM CORP.|
||/s/ Kelly L. Whitley|
||Name: Kelly L. Whitley|
Title: Assistant Corporate Secretary
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|| ||News Release dated February 15, 2013|