HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ranger Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE: RNGR) (“Ranger” or the “Company”) announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase program to purchase up to 10% of the Company’s currently outstanding Class A Common Stock held by non-affiliates, not to exceed 580,000 shares or $5 million in aggregate value.
“Based on our continued strong performance and, more importantly, the confidence we have in our business going forward, the Board of Directors and management team believe that the Company’s shares are an attractive investment opportunity,” said Darron Anderson, Chief Executive Officer.
Repurchases may be made at management’s discretion from time to time in the open market or in privately negotiated transactions. The timing and actual number of shares purchased will depend on a variety of factors including, but not limited to, stock price and general market and economic conditions, as well as the Company's working capital requirements and general business conditions. The duration of the share repurchase program is 12 months and may be accelerated, suspended or discontinued at any time without notice. The repurchase program will be funded from the Company’s existing cash balance or future cash flows. The Company does not expect to incur debt to fund the share repurchase program. The Company had 8,454,273 Class A Common Shares issued and outstanding as of March 31, 2019.
About Ranger Energy Services, Inc.
Ranger is an independent provider of well service rigs and associated services in the United States, with a focus on unconventional horizontal well completion and production operations.
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