Billionaire David Shaw’s D. E. Shaw & Co Raises Exposure to Comstock Resources Inc (CRK)

Billionaire David E. Shaw‘s D. E. Shaw & Co. has reported its position in Comstock Resources Inc (NYSE:CRK) via a 13G filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission. The filing showed that D. E. Shaw owns some 2.83 million shares of Comstock, which represent 5.3% of the $28 million company’s outstanding stock. In its 13F filing for the end of the fourth quarter. D. E Shaw & Co. disclosed ownership of 999,835 shares of Comstock Resources.

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Ownership Summary Table

Name Sole Voting Power Shared Voting Power Sole Dispositive Power Shared Dispositive Power Aggregate Amount Owned Power Percent of Class
D. E. Shaw Co. 0 2,821,292 0 2,828,292 2,828,292 5.3%
David E. Shaw 0 2,821,292 0 2,828,292 2,828,292 5.3%

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Washington, D.C. 20549




Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Comstock Resources, Inc.

(Name of Issuer)

Common Stock, $0.50 par value

(Title of Class of Securities)




(CUSIP Number)



March 9, 2016

(Date of Event Which Requires Filing of
this Statement)

Check the following box to designate the rule pursuant to which
the Schedule is filed:

¨ Rule 13d-1(b)
x Rule 13d-1(c)
¨ Rule 13d-1(d)

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containing information which would alter the disclosures provided in a prior cover page.

The information required in the remainder of this cover page
shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (“Act”)
or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section of the Act but shall be subject to all other provisions of the Act (however,
see the Notes).

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