Form 8-K





Washington, DC 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): August 7, 2018




(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)




(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)


1-32886   73-0767549
(Commission File Number)   (IRS Employer Identification No.)

20 N. Broadway

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)   (Zip Code)

(405) 234-9000

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)



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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition

On August 7, 2018, Continental Resources, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing its second quarter 2018 financial and operating results and updating certain guidance. A copy of the press release is being furnished as an exhibit to this report on Form 8-K.

Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure

Reference materials in connection with the second quarter 2018 earnings call scheduled for August 8, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern time (11:00 a.m. Central time) will be available on the Company’s web site at prior to the start of the call.

In the August 7, 2018 press release, the Company also announced its planned participation in the following research conferences:

August 15-16, 2018 – Heikkinen Energy Conference Houston, Texas

September 4-6, 2018 – Barclays Global CEO-Energy Power Conference - New York, New York

Presentation materials for all conferences mentioned above will be available on the Company’s web site at prior to the start of the Company’s presentation at the applicable conference. For each presentation, the Company will utilize its web site to post updated materials or indicate which previously posted presentation materials will be used for the conference in question.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits

(d) Exhibits






99.1    Press release dated August 7, 2018


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.


Dated: August 7, 2018      
    By:   /s/ John D. Hart
      John D. Hart
      Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer