Enduro Royalty Trust Announces Monthly Cash Distribution

AUSTIN, Texas--()--Enduro Royalty Trust (NYSE: NDRO) (the “Trust”) today announced a cash distribution to the holders of its units of beneficial interest of $0.075786 per unit, payable on July 15, 2014 to unitholders of record on June 30, 2014. The distribution primarily represents oil production during the month of March 2014 and natural gas production during February 2014.

The following table displays underlying oil and natural gas sales volumes and average prices attributable to the current and prior month distributions.

         
Underlying Sales Volumes Average Price

Oil
(Bbls)

   

Natural Gas
(Mcf)

Oil
(per Bbl)

   

Natural Gas
(per Mcf)

Current Month 70,173 422,376 $ 94.66 $ 5.53
Prior Month 67,374 462,608 $ 95.46 $ 4.71
 

Oil cash receipts increased $0.2 million from the prior month and totaled $6.6 million as a result of additional production days in March. Natural gas receipts increased $0.1 million from the prior month and totaled $2.3 million as a result of increased NYMEX prices, offset by reduced sales volumes due to fewer production days in February.

The current month distribution does not include production from the Permian Basin Wolfcamp drilling program. The first 3 wells (Rocker B 40H, 41H, and 42H) came online at the end of February, and the first payment was received in May. Revenue from the Rocker B wells will be included in next month’s distribution and will represent oil production from February, March, and April and gas production from February and March.

Capital expenditures included in the current month distribution increased approximately $0.4 million from the prior month and totaled approximately $2.2 million, which relates to capital expenditures incurred in April. Capital expenditures of approximately $1.0 million related to the Wolfcamp activity in the Midland Basin.

Wolfcamp Activity Update

Enduro continues to receive drilling proposals from Pioneer Natural Resources for the 2014 Wolfcamp drilling program. Of the 25 gross wells anticipated to be drilled in 2014, Enduro has received drilling proposals for 17 gross wells, of which 3 are currently producing, 9 are waiting on completion, 3 are drilling, and 2 are waiting to be spud. The majority of the wells that are currently drilling or waiting on completion are anticipated to be completed in June and July.

The following table displays the current status of the Wolfcamp wells in progress and Enduro’s working interest percentage:

                       

 

Well Name

     

 

Current Status

     

 

Reservoir

     

County &
State

     

Enduro
Working
Interest

Rocker B 43H       Waiting on Completion       Wolfcamp       Reagan, TX       6.25%
Rocker B 44H       Waiting on Completion       Wolfcamp       Reagan, TX       6.25%
Rocker B 45H       Waiting on Completion       Wolfcamp       Reagan, TX       6.25%
Rocker B 46H       Waiting on Completion       Wolfcamp       Irion, TX       6.25%
Rocker B 47H       Waiting on Completion       Wolfcamp       Irion, TX       6.25%
Rocker B 48H       Waiting on Completion       Wolfcamp       Irion, TX       6.25%
Rocker B 51H       Drilling       Wolfcamp       Irion, TX       12.50%
Rocker B 52H       Drilling       Wolfcamp       Irion, TX       12.50%
Rocker B 71H       Waiting on Completion       Wolfcamp       Irion, TX       12.50%
Rocker B 72H       Drilling       Wolfcamp       Irion, TX       12.50%
Rocker B 73H       Waiting on Completion       Wolfcamp       Irion, TX       12.50%
Rocker B 74H       Waiting on Completion       Wolfcamp       Irion, TX       12.50%
 

About Enduro Royalty Trust

Enduro Royalty Trust is a Delaware statutory trust formed by Enduro Resource Partners to own a net profits interest representing the right to receive 80% of the net profits from the sale of oil and natural gas production from certain of Enduro Resource Partners’ properties in the states of Texas, Louisiana and New Mexico. As described in the Trust’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the amount of the periodic distributions is expected to fluctuate, depending on the proceeds received by the Trust as a result of actual production volumes, oil and gas prices and the amount and timing of capital expenditures and the Trust’s administrative expenses, among other factors. Future distributions are expected to be made on a monthly basis. For additional information on the Trust, please visit www.enduroroyaltytrust.com.

Forward-Looking Statements and Cautionary Statements

This press release contains statements that are “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. All statements contained in this press release, other than statements of historical facts, are “forward-looking statements” for purposes of these provisions. These forward-looking statements include the amount and date of any anticipated distribution to unitholders. The anticipated distribution is based, in part, on the amount of cash received or expected to be received by the Trust from Enduro Resource Partners with respect to the relevant period. Any differences in actual cash receipts by the Trust could affect this distributable amount. Other important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially include expenses of the Trust and reserves for anticipated future expenses. Statements made in this press release are qualified by the cautionary statements made in this press release. Neither Enduro Resource Partners nor the Trustee intends, and neither assumes any obligation, to update any of the statements included in this press release. An investment in units issued by Enduro Royalty Trust is subject to the risks described in the Trust’s filings with the SEC, including the risks described in the Trust’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2013, filed with the SEC on March 11, 2014. The Trust’s quarterly and other filed reports are or will be available over the Internet at the SEC’s website at http://www.sec.gov.

Contacts

Enduro Royalty Trust
The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, N.A., as Trustee
Mary Jo Davis, 1-713-483-6792

Enduro Royalty Trust