FAQs

FAQs

On May 5, 2017, Swift Energy Company changed its name to SilverBow Resources, Inc. Along with several of its subsidiaries, its primary operating subsidiary, Swift Energy Operating, LLC, was renamed to SilverBow Resources Operating, LLC on June 30, 2017.

This was simply a name change from Swift Energy to SilverBow Resources, and there is no change in management of the Company or, most importantly, day-to-day operations. Business has continued as usual. The name change does not affect the rights of the Company’s mineral owners, vendors, security holders, or other counterparties.

SilverBow Resources' common stock symbol is "SBOW" and is listed on the NYSE.

If you are a SilverBow Resources shareholder of record, holding your stock directly in your own name, contact our transfer agent American Stock Transfer & Trust Company by telephone at 1-800-937-5449 or 1-718-921-8200 or by mail at American Stock Transfer & Trust Company, 6201 15th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11219.

If your stock is held in street name through your stock broker, you must contact your brokerage to make the change.

The common stock of SilverBow Resources, Inc. is issued in book entry form, meaning that there are no certificates to represent ownership.

Prior to May 5, 2017, SilverBow Resources, Inc. was known as Swift Energy Company. If you owned the common stock of Swift Energy Company prior to April 2016, even if your shares were certificated, your shares were converted to book entry form when Swift Energy Company emerged from bankruptcy on April 22, 2016, and converted its common stock to a new security.

If you have further questions:

If you are a SilverBow Resources, Inc. shareholder of record, holding your stock directly in your own name, contact our transfer agent American Stock Transfer & Trust Company by telephone at 1-800-937-5449 or 1-718-921-8200 or by mail at American Stock Transfer & Trust Company, 6201 15th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11219.

If your stock is held in “street name” through your stock broker, you must contact your brokerage.

SilverBow Resources' policy is to reinvest cash flows in order to promote growth in the value of its common stock. SilverBow Resources presently intends to continue its policy of using retained earnings for business expansion rather than issuing cash dividends.

Please contact our Senior Manager of Finance & Investor Relations is Doug Atkinson, who can be reached via e-mail at info@sbow.com or doug.atkinson@sbow.com or by telephone at (281) 874-2700.