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NASDAQ:ISRL Investor Alert: Investigation of Possible Wrongdoing in Acquisition of Isramco, Inc.

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Updated 12:00 PM CDT, Wed, May 29,2019

An investigation on behalf of investors of Isramco, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISRL) in connection with the proposed takeover was announced and NASDAQ: ISRL stockholders should contact the Shareholders Foundation.

San Diego, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 05/29/2019 -- An investigation was announced concerning whether the takeover of Isramco, Inc. is unfair to NASDAQ: ISRL stockholders.

Investors who purchased shares of Isramco, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISRL) and currently hold any of those NASDAQ: ISRL shares have certain options and should contact the Shareholders Foundation at or call +1(858) 779 - 1554.

The investigation by a law firm concerns whether certain officers and directors of Isramco, Inc. breached their fiduciary duties owed to NASDAQ: ISRL investors in connection with the proposed acquisition.

Houston, TX based Isramco, Inc., an independent oil and natural gas company, engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas properties located onshore in the United States and offshore Israel..

On May 20, 2019, Isramco, Inc. (NASDAQ CM: ISRL) announced that it has signed a merger agreement with Naphtha Israel Petroleum Corporation Ltd. ("Naphtha"), Naphtha Holding Ltd. ("NHL"), I.O.C. – Israel Oil Company, LTD. ("IOC") and Naphtha US Oil, Inc. (each a wholly owned subsidiary of Naphtha, and, together with Naphtha, the "Naphtha Group"), pursuant to which the Naphtha Group will acquire all of the common stock of Isramco issued and outstanding immediately prior to the effective time of the merger. The holders of the Company's outstanding shares of common stock will receive US $121.40 per share in cash, other than (i) the shares owned by NHL or IOC, (ii) the shares held by Isramco as treasury stock and (iii) the shares in respect of which appraisal rights have been properly and validly exercised under Delaware law.

However, the investigation concerns whether the offer is unfair to NASDAQ: ISRL stockholders. More specifically, the investigation concerns whether the Isramco Board of Directors undertook an adequate sales process, adequately shopped the company before entering into the transaction, maximized shareholder value by negotiating the best price, and acted in the shareholders' best interests in connection with the proposed sale.

Isramco, Inc. reported that its annual Total Revenue rose from $63.24 million in 2017 to $79.88 million in 2018 and that its Net Loss of $24.31 million in 2017 turned into a Net Income of $17.93 million in 2018.

Shares of Isramco, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISRL) closed on May 28, 2019, at $119.07 per share.

Those who are current investors in Isramco, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISRL) shares have certain options and should contact the Shareholders Foundation.

Shareholders Foundation, Inc.
Michael Daniels
3111 Camino Del Rio North - Suite 423
92108 San Diego
Phone: +1-(858)-779-1554
Fax: +1-(858)-605-5739

About Shareholders Foundation, Inc.
The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. is a professional portfolio monitoring and settlement claim filing service, , which does research related to shareholder issues and informs investors of securities class actions, settlements, judgments, and other legal related news to the stock/financial market. Shareholders Foundation, Inc. is in contact with a large number of shareholders and offers help, support, and assistance for every shareholder. The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. is not a law firm. Referenced cases, investigation, and/or settlements are not filed/reached and/or related to Shareholders Foundation. The information is provided as a public service. It is not intended as legal advice and should not be relied upon.

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