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): June 13, 2019 (June 11, 2019)
PDC Energy, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
(I.R.S. Employer
incorporation or organization)
File Number)
Identification Number)

1775 Sherman Street, Suite 3000
Denver, Colorado 80203

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (303) 860-5800

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Common stock, par value $0.01 per share
Nasdaq Global Select Market

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Item 2.01 Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets.
On June 11, 2019, PDC Energy, Inc. (the “Company”) completed the disposition of certain gas-related midstream assets (the “Gas Assets”) in the Delaware Basin.

The Gas Assets were sold to EagleClaw Midstream Ventures, LLC (“EagleClaw”) for an initial cash purchase price of $100 million and an unconditional cash payment of $82 million due one year after the closing. In addition, the agreement includes certain volume-based production targets, that if exceeded, may result in up to an additional approximately $60 million of consideration payable to the Company during the term of the agreement. The agreement also provides the Company with long term flow assurance via Eagleclaw’s current processing capacity system and transportation of residue gas. The agreement provides for an area of mutual interest.



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.

Date: June 13, 2019

/s/ Nicole L. Martinet
Nicole L. Martinet
General Counsel, Senior Vice President and Corporate Secretary