BRIEF-Moody's rates Gulfport's notes B3, assigns B3 CFR

Thu Oct 11, 2012 6:38pm EDT

Oct 12 (Reuters) - Moody's Investors Service assigned first-time ratings to Gulfport Energy Corporation (Gulfport) including a B3 Corporate Family Rating (CFR) and a B3 rating to Gulfport's proposed $250 senior unsecured notes. Moody's also assigned a SGL-2 Speculative Grade Liquidity Rating, reflecting good liquidity. The outlook is stable.