UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Washington, D.C. 20549 FORM 10-Q/A [X] Quarterly Report Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. For the quarterly period ended March 31, 1996 Commission file number 1-9735 BERRY PETROLEUM COMPANY (Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter) DELAWARE 77-0079387 (State or other jurisdiction of (I.R.S. Employer incorporation or organization) Identification No.) 28700 Hovey Hills Road, P.O. Bin X, Taft, California 93268 (Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code) Registrant's telephone number, including area code (805) 769-8811 Former Name, Former Address and Former Fiscal Year, if Changed Since Last Report: NONE Indicate by check mark whether the registrant (1) has filed all reports required to be filed by Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 during the preceding 12 months (or such shorter period that the registrant was required to file such reports), and (2) has been subject to such filing requirements for the past 90 days. YES (X) NO ( ) The number of shares of each of the registrant's classes of capital stock outstanding as of March 31, 1996, was 21,032,987 shares of Class A Common Stock ($.01 par value) and 898,892 shares of Class B Stock ($.01 par value). All of the Class B Stock is held by a shareholder who owns in excess of 5% of the outstanding stock of the registrant. BERRY PETROLEUM COMPANY Form 10-Q/A Reason for 10-Q/A Filing: This 10-Q/A for the quarter ended March 31, 1996 is being filed to amend the Financial Data Schedule filed with the original 10-Q filed on EDGAR on May 1, 1996. The original Financial Data Schedule was filed with a type code of EX-5, not EX-27 as required.
SIGNATURES Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized. BERRY PETROLEUM COMPANY /s/ Jerry V. Hoffman Jerry V. Hoffman President and Chief Executive Officer /s/ Ralph J. Goehring Ralph J. Goehring Chief Financial Officer (Principal Financial Officer) Date: June 26, 1996
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