BRIEF-Gemini reports Q1 net loss per share of $0.04
* Now expecting revenue for 2017 to be less than 2016 but expects activity to pick up in second half of 2017 into 2018 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
Oct 18 SM Energy Co said on Tuesday it would buy 35,700 net acres in West Texas's Howard and Martin counties for about $1.6 billion and sell its Williston Basin assets in North Dakota for $785 million to Oasis Petroleum Inc .
SM said the Texas purchase - from QStar LLC, a portfolio company of EnCap Investments LP and a related entity - would expand its footprint in the Permian Basin to about 82,450 net acres.
SM Energy said in August it would buy 24,783 net acres in Howard County for about $980 million. (Reporting by Arathy S Nair in Bengaluru; Editing by Ted Kerr)
* Ironhorse announces Q1 2017 financial and operating results
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