Ecopetrol SA Company Profile (NYSE:EC)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Rating(s), 2 Hold Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Sell (Score: 1.40)
Consensus Price Target: $8.83 (3.31% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/7/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight -> Equal Weight$6.50 -> $9.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/8/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$8.40 -> $10.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/29/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeNeutral -> SellView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/25/2016Tudor PickeringDowngradeSellView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/2/2015HSBCLower Price TargetReduce$10.00 -> $7.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/4/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/3/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutral -> Underweight$30.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/12/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeNeutral -> SellView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/10/2014Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeSector Perform -> Underperform$34.00 -> $27.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/1/2014SantanderLower Price Target$44.50 -> $39.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/29/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
3/4/2015$0.21($0.12)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/31/2014Q3$0.71$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/4/2014$0.81$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/1/2014$0.81$0.81ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC)
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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC)
Annual Dividend:$1.04
Dividend Yield:12.16%
Payout Ratio:192.59% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
253.66% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:-32.80% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
4/7/2015quarterly$1.0325.05%6/17/20156/19/20156/30/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/26/2013special$2.814/9/20134/11/20134/23/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC)
DateHeadline
07/29/16 03:48 PMEcopetrol : Mónica Jiménez González is the new General Secretary of Ecopetrol S.A.
07/29/16 02:48 PMMónica Jiménez González is the new General Secretary of Ecopetrol S.A. - [at noodls] - MATERIAL INFORMATION Ecopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC) ("Ecopetrol" or the "Company") reports that Mrs. Mónica Jiménez González assumed her functions as the company's new Secretary ...
07/27/16 09:25 PMIs this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Ecopetrol ... - The Daily Leicester
07/27/16 09:25 PMFitch reaffirms international investment grade rating of Ecopetrol SA - MarketWatch
07/27/16 07:51 AMMoody's: Colombia's banking system outlook revised to negative as low oil weighs, business volumes slow -
07/26/16 09:50 PMEcopetrol : Fitch reaffirms international investment grade rating of Ecopetrol S.A.
07/26/16 09:15 PMFitch reaffirms international investment grade rating of Ecopetrol S.A. - [PR Newswire] - NYSE: EC) reports that the risk rating agency Fitch Ratings maintained the rating of the Company at investment grade, with a rating of BBB. Given the Company's strategic link to the Republic of Colombia, Fitch Ratings downgraded the Company's outlook from stable to negative, in line with its updated outlook for the Republic of Colombia (BBB, outlook negative), which was published on July 22, 2016.
07/26/16 07:32 AMToday's Top Gainers in the Market Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) from ... - The Daily Leicester
07/25/16 09:14 PMEcopetrol S.A. (EC) Shares are Down -3.24% - Trade Calls
07/23/16 07:50 AMShares Stumbling of Late: Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) - TGP
07/22/16 06:59 AMEcopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC): Sell-Side Ratings and Company Earnings Glance - Engelwood Daily
07/22/16 06:59 AMStock under Radar: Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) - News Oracle
07/22/16 06:59 AMWere Analysts Bearish Ecopetrol SA (ADR) (NYSE:EC) This Week? - Press Telegraph
07/21/16 07:12 AMEarnings Focus and Crowd Sourced Sentiment Review for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) - TGP
07/20/16 07:23 AMEcopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) Short Interest Decreased By 5.31% - Consumer Eagle
07/19/16 09:00 PMShares of Ecopetrol S.A. (EC) Rally 3.57% - Trade Calls
07/19/16 09:00 PMEquity Roundup: Stock Performance Focus on Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) - Press Telegraph
07/19/16 06:31 AM2 High-Yield Energy Stocks to Avoid -
07/15/16 10:48 AMEcopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) Shorted Shares Decreased By 10.54% - Consumer Eagle
07/15/16 10:48 AMToday's Top Gainers in the Market Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) from Basic Materials - The Daily Leicester
07/13/16 09:01 PMEcopetrol Reports On Establishment Of New Companies That Will Comprise Part Of The Ecopetrol Business Group - Canada NewsWire (press release)
07/13/16 09:01 PMEcopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) Earnings Concentration and Analyst Target Watch - Engelwood Daily
07/13/16 09:01 PMStock Wooing Investors After Increase: Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) - Telanagana Press
07/13/16 09:01 PMBroker Outlook For Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) - Fiscal Standard
07/13/16 07:42 AMEcopetrol reports on establishment of new companies that will comprise part of the Ecopetrol Business Group - OilVoice
07/12/16 03:55 PMEcopetrol Reports On Establishment Of New Companies That Will Comprise Part Of The Ecopetrol Business Group - Stockhouse
07/12/16 03:55 PMLeading stocks in today's market: Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) - Twin County News
07/12/16 03:55 PMIs Ecopetrol SA(NYSE: EC), a large market cap stock a smart buy? - The Daily Leicester
07/12/16 08:01 AMEcopetrol : Reports On Establishment Of New Companies That Will Comprise Part Of The Ecopetrol Business Group
07/10/16 03:30 PMEcopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) Shorts Decreased by 10.54% After Short Covering - Press Telegraph
07/10/16 03:30 PMEcopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Fiscal Standard
07/08/16 07:38 AMMorgan Stanley Upgrades Ecopetrol S.A to Equal Weight from Underweight (NYSE:EC) - Consumer Eagle
07/08/16 07:38 AMEcopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) Updated Price Targets - FTSE News
07/07/16 03:47 PMWall Street Ratings and Target Price Views on Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) - Telanagana Press
07/07/16 03:47 PMEcopetrol : Retransmission of Report on Implementation of Best Corporate Practices – Código País
07/07/16 07:26 AMIs Ecopetrol SA (ADR)'s Fuel Running Low? The Stock Just Gapped Down - Engelwood Daily
07/07/16 07:26 AMHow has Ecopetrol SA:(NYSE:EC) performed recently? - The Daily Leicester
07/06/16 03:11 PMLatest Pipeline Bombing Adds to Industry Woes in Colombia -
07/06/16 08:28 AMCan Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) Improve on the Earnings Front? - Engelwood Daily
07/06/16 08:28 AMPerformance Recap and Target Perspective on Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) - Press Telegraph
07/06/16 08:28 AMA look at a High Market Cap Stock: Ecopetrol SA, EC - The Daily Leicester
07/05/16 03:38 PMEcopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) Short Interest Decreased By 10.54% - Engelwood Daily
07/05/16 11:11 AMPublication of separate Financial Statements to December 2015 - [at noodls] - 5de0911e-cfab-44e3-a415-3840cb5d7b49.pdf MATERIAL INFORMATION Ecopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC) retransmitted to the Superintendencia Financiera de Colombia its first Separate Financial Statements ...
07/05/16 08:28 AMLarge Cap Major Integrated Oil & Gas: Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) - Twin County News
07/05/16 08:28 AMNew Broker Ratings For Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) - FTSE News
07/01/16 03:45 PMColombia Energy Profile: South America’s Largest Coal Producer And Third-Largest Oil Producer – Analysis
07/01/16 01:10 PMColombia's Ecopetrol to open new wells in Rubiales, keep output steady -
07/01/16 08:11 AMEcopetrol takes full control of Rubiales oil field, Colombia's largest - Seeking Alpha
06/30/16 09:07 PMEcopetrol : S&P reaffirms the international rating of investment grade for Ecopetrol S.A.
06/30/16 03:57 PMHow Analysts Feel About Ecopetrol SA (ADR) (NYSE:EC)? - Press Telegraph

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About Ecopetrol SA

Ecopetrol SA logoEcopetrol S.A. is an oil company. The Company's business segments include Exploration and Production; Transportation and Logistics, and Refining, Petrochemicals, and Biofuels. The Exploration and Production business segment includes exploration, development and production activities in Colombia and abroad. It conducts exploration and production activities through some of its subsidiaries and through joint ventures with third parties. The transportation and logistics segment includes the transportation of crude oil, motor fuels, fuel oil and other refined products, including diesel and biofuels. It conducts these activities through its wholly owned subsidiary Cenit and Cenit's subsidiaries. Its key refineries are the Barrancabermeja refinery, which it directly owns and operates, and a refinery in the Free Trade Zone in Cartagena that is operated by Reficar S.A., a wholly owned subsidiary of it. It has presence in Colombia, Peru, Brazil, Angola and the United States Gulf Coast.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Major Integrated Oil & Gas
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: EC
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $8.55
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $9.34
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $8.41
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $17.58B
  • Beta: 1.01
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.54 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.41 EPS
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