Energy XXI Gulf Coast, Inc. (NASDAQ: EGC) has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by a privately held Cox Oil affiliate that owns and operates assets in the Gulf of Mexico.

Cox will acquire all the outstanding shares of EGC common stock for $9.10 per fully diluted share in cash, for a total consideration of approximately $322 million, representing a 21% premium to EGC’s closing share price on June 15, 2018.

EGC’s Board of Directors unanimously approved the proposed transaction with Cox after evaluating multiple transactions, incl...

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