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2014-06-16 20:20:36

DENVER, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gasco Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: GSXN) ("Gasco" or the "Company") today announced that its Board of Directors and majority stockholders, Markham LLC and Orogen Energy, Inc. (the "Majority Stockholders"), have approved a 1-for-165,059,389 reverse stock split of the Company's common stock. It is anticipated that the reverse stock split will be effective on the close of business on Monday, June 30, 2014. As a result of the reverse stock split, the...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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