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Ecopetrol S.A. Company Profile (NYSE:EC)

Consensus Ratings for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Rating(s), 1 Hold Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Sell (Score: 1.25)
Consensus Price Target: $8.50 (9.28% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
3/8/2016Deutsche BankDowngradeBuy -> 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 JamesDowngradeOutperform -> 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 SachsDowngradeNeutral -> SellView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/10/2014RBC CapitalDowngradeSector 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
6/27/2014BarclaysInitiated CoverageUnderweight$37.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/26/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Ecopetrol S.A. (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)
Earnings Estimates for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)
No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Current Dividend Information for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)
Annual Dividend:$1.04
Dividend Yield:11.10%
Payout Ratio:346.67%
Dividend Growth:-32.80% (3 Year Average)

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

Latest Headlines for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)
DateHeadline
06/25/16 03:35 PMEcopetrol : offers 20 production assets to oil and gas companies
06/24/16 03:49 PMEcopetrol offers 20 production assets to oil and gas companies
06/22/16 08:57 PMEcopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) Analyst Rating Consensus - TheFounders Daily
06/20/16 03:38 PMEcopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) Analyst Price Targets For The Coming Week - Fiscal Standard
06/14/16 03:38 PMTwo hundred Indigenous U'wa occupy gas plant in Colombia
06/13/16 10:37 AMMoody's: Credit quality to remain weak for Latin American national oil companies -
06/13/16 08:26 AMNotable Earnings Analysis: Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC), McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) - Beacon Chronicle
06/10/16 04:59 PMEcopetrol Successfully Priced an International Bond for US$500 Million Dollars, and Confirms the Capital Markets' Confidence in the Company - [at noodls] - 599050e3-a139-45b1-855e-260f46d8d0dc.pdf MATERIAL INFORMATION Ecopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC) reports that, on June 8, 2016, based on the authorization granted by the Ministry of Finance and ...
06/10/16 04:22 PM5:22 pm Ecopetrol successfully prices international bond of $500 mln -
06/08/16 02:42 PMPrice Target Summary Report: Pengrowth Energy Corporation (NYSE:PGH), Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) - Beacon Chronicle
06/08/16 01:20 PMEcopetrol S.A. -- Moody's assigns Baa3 rating to Ecopetrol's proposed add-on -
06/07/16 04:20 PMEcopetrol Continues the Implementation of Hedge Accounting Policy - [CNW Group] - Ecopetrol Continues the Implementation of Hedge Accounting Policy
06/05/16 03:41 PMEcopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Share Trading News
06/05/16 08:00 AMColombian Oil Patch Needs $70 Billion To Survive -
06/04/16 03:45 PMPrice Target by Brokers: SVB Financial Group (NASDAQ:SIVB), Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) - Beacon Chronicle
06/03/16 03:57 PMBuy, Sell Or Hold Rating For Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)? - Share Trading News
06/03/16 03:57 PMAnalyst Opinions on: Louisiana-Pacific Corp. (NYSE:LPX), Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) - Beacon Chronicle
06/02/16 03:52 PMEcopetrol SA - Empresa Colombiana de Petroleos: Results of the Second Auction for Ecopetrol's Equity Divestment ... - The Wall Street Transcript - Ecopetrol SA - Empresa Colombiana de Petroleos: Results of the Second Auction for Ecopetrol's Equity Divestment ...The Wall Street TranscriptEcopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC) ("Ecopetrol" or the "Company") reports that on June 1, 2016, through the X-STREAM trading system of the Colombian Stock Exchange (Bolsa de Valores de Colombia S.A.), the second auction was held for the ...and more »
06/02/16 12:05 PMResults of the Second Auction for Ecopetrol's Equity Divestment Plan for its Shares in Empresa de Energía de Bogotá (EEB) - [at noodls] - 461d1ddc-e7b2-4078-90d3-dfeec5b54194.pdf MATERIAL INFORMATION Ecopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC) ("Ecopetrol" or the "Company") reports that on June 1, 2016, through the X-STREAM ...
06/01/16 10:00 PMAnalytical Report of the Stock: USG Corporation (USG), Ecopetrol SA (EC) - Beacon Chronicle - Beacon ChronicleAnalytical Report of the Stock: USG Corporation (USG), Ecopetrol SA (EC)Beacon ChronicleLast Trade: The Company closed its last session at $8.76 with the loss of -3.84%. The market capitalization of the company is $18.07 Billion, with the average Volume of 1.51 Million. The stock currently has its 52-Week High range of $14.86 and 52-week ...and more »
06/01/16 03:55 PMAnalytical Report of the Stock: Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC), USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) - Beacon Chronicle - Beacon ChronicleAnalytical Report of the Stock: Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC), USG Corporation (NYSE:USG)Beacon ChronicleLast Trade: The Company closed its last session at $8.76 with the loss of -3.84%. The market capitalization of the company is $18.07 Billion, with the average Volume of 1.51 Million. The stock currently has its 52-Week High range of $14.86 and 52-week ...and more »
06/01/16 08:30 AMTarget Price and Stock Performance Rundown for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) - HNN - Target Price and Stock Performance Rundown for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)HNNKeeping an eye on share activity using multiple views may be helpful when tracking stock performance. Equity investors have the ability to track short or long term share performance. During the latest trading session, Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) shares ...and more »
05/31/16 03:51 PMStock Review and Earnings Check on Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) - HNN - Stock Review and Earnings Check on Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)HNNInvestors and analysts are typically super focused on company earnings numbers when they are reported. Company earnings are a good way to evaluate the company profitability. Currently, sell-side analysts are expecting Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) to report ...and more »
05/26/16 07:59 AMWhich way Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) earnings may go - iStreetWire - Which way Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) earnings may goiStreetWireEcopetrol SA (EC) added 2.54% to reach at the floor price of $9.28 as the company is set to share its next quarterly earnings on July 27, 2016. EC stock trades between $9.09 and $9.35 before the earnings release. Earnings Track Record: If history is ...
05/24/16 04:37 PMEcopetrol Publishes the Offering Notice Regarding the Second Auction for the Second Stage of the Equity Divestment Plan for its Shares in Empresa de Energía de Bogotá - [CNW Group] - Ecopetrol Publishes the Offering Notice Regarding the Second Auction for the Second Stage of the Equity Divestment Plan for its Shares in Empresa de Energía de Bogotá
05/23/16 09:50 PMTarget Check and Stock Performance Recap Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) - Wall Street Hints and News - Target Check and Stock Performance Recap Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)Wall Street Hints and NewsTracking stock performance from various views may help with share evaluation. Some investors might be more focused on short-term share action while others may prefer to view long-term performance. In recent session activity, Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) ...
05/23/16 09:50 PMEarnings Review and Stock Rundown for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) - Wall Street Hints and News - Earnings Review and Stock Rundown for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)Wall Street Hints and NewsInvestors and analysts will be paying close attention when the company posts earnings results. Earnings numbers can provide insight into a company's overall profitability. Covering equity analysts are expecting Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) to post ...and more »
05/23/16 04:42 PMEcopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) Closes At $9.19 - Investor Newswire - Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) Closes At $9.19Investor NewswireYesterday, the stock of Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) closed at $9.19 after opening at $9.07 and registering high of $9.17 and low of $8.98. The last price is $-6.30 off 1-year high of $15.38 and $3.92 away from low of $5.16 during same period. This ...and more »
05/22/16 04:06 PMAfter Last Week What Do Analysts Think Of Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) - Share Trading News - After Last Week What Do Analysts Think Of Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)Share Trading News02/29/2016 – Ecopetrol S.A. was downgraded to “sell” by analysts at Citigroup. 09/02/2015 – Ecopetrol S.A. had its “reduce” rating reiterated by analysts at HSBC. They now have a USD 7 price target on the stock. 03/09/2015 – Ecopetrol S.A. had its ...and more »
05/20/16 09:46 PMPerformance at a Glance on Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) - Wall Street Hints and News - Performance at a Glance on Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC)Wall Street Hints and NewsWhen speculating how a given stock will perform in the future, it is important to look at how it has performed in the past. Today we will examine how Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC)'s stock has performed at various points in its past. Currently, the stock ...and more »
05/19/16 09:59 AMRebel Bombing Shuts Down Key Colombian Oil Pipeline -
05/19/16 07:56 AMEcopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) Shorted Shares Decreased By 5.84% - Wall Street Hints and News - Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) Shorted Shares Decreased By 5.84%Wall Street Hints and NewsThe stock of Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) registered a decrease of 5.84% in short interest. EC's total short interest was 9.29M shares in May as published by FINRA. Its down 5.84% from 9.87 million shares, reported previously. With 1.35 million shares ...
05/18/16 04:40 PMEcopetrol halts major Colombian pipeline after rebel bomb attack - Seeking Alpha - Ecopetrol halts major Colombian pipeline after rebel bomb attackSeeking AlphaColombia's Ecopetrol (EC -4.1%) says it has halted pumping on the country's second-biggest oil pipeline following a bombing yesterday attributed to the ELN rebel group. EC says the attack on a section of the 485-mile Cano-Limon Covenas pipeline ...and more »
05/18/16 04:40 PMForm 6-K ECOPETROL SA For: May 18 - StreetInsider.com - Form 6-K ECOPETROL SA For: May 18StreetInsider.comEcopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC) (“Ecopetrol” or the “Company”) reports that, on May 16, 2016, it entered into a bilateral credit agreement for US$300 million with Export Development Canada (EDC), an export promotion agency of the ...and more »
05/18/16 08:46 AMRevenue Update on Ecopetrol SA (ADR)(NYSE:EC) - Trade Calls - Revenue Update on Ecopetrol SA (ADR)(NYSE:EC)Trade CallsEcopetrol SA (ADR)(NYSE:EC) announced the earnings results for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q1. The results came in during After-hours on May 3, 2016. Company reported revenue of $3.23B. Analysts estimated a revenue of $4.41B. Earnings per share were ...and more »
05/17/16 05:51 AMThese 5 Stocks Have Small Price Tags -- and Big Gain Potential -
05/16/16 09:32 PMEcopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) Hovering Around ${[p}} - Investor Newswire - Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) Hovering Around ${[p}}Investor NewswireOn performing technical analysis of Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) stock, it is noted that the stock is $0.40 points away +4.38% from its fifty-day MA of $9.15. It is $1.63 or +20.61% away $7.92, the 200-day MA (Moving Average) of stock. Also, the current ...and more »
05/16/16 04:00 AMEcopetrol Determined to Keep Lower Costs Even as Oil Rises -
05/13/16 01:49 PMEcopetrol eyes loans, bonds to cover 2016 funding needs: CFO - [Reuters] - Colombia's Ecopetrol will look to raise at least another US$1bn this year as the state-owned oil company seeks to meet financing needs of anywhere between US$1.5bn-US$1.9bn for 2016, CFO Maria Fernanda Saurez told IFR on Friday. Other small loans are in the works, while the oil company also considers its options in the local and US dollar bond markets. Financing needs have dropped this year as the oil company addresses ways to work in an environment where lower crude prices are likely to be the norm.
05/12/16 02:32 PMETF’s with exposure to Ecopetrol SA : May 12, 2016 -
05/11/16 05:09 PMPerformance Recap and Target Perspective on Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) - B.O.D.Y Confidential - Performance Recap and Target Perspective on Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)B.O.D.Y ConfidentialIn the latest trading session, shares of Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) moved +3.52%. In order to gain some further insight on stock performance, we can take a look at the stock price relative to some moving averages. After a recent check, company shares ...and more »
05/11/16 03:17 AMMoody's confirms Ecopetrol SA's investment grade credit rating - MarketWatch - Moody's confirms Ecopetrol SA's investment grade credit ratingMarketWatchBOGOTA, Colombia, May 10, 2016 (Canada NewsWire via COMTEX) -- Ecopetrol S.A. (bvc:ECOPETROL) EC, +3.52% ("Ecopetrol" or the "Company") announces that the risk rating agency, Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's"), has maintained Ecopetrol's ...Engelhard Corp (NYSE:EC) Quarterly Sentiment ReportThe Postall 2 news articles »
05/10/16 10:10 PMMoody's confirms Ecopetrol S.A.'s investment grade credit rating - PR Newswire (press release) - Moody's confirms Ecopetrol S.A.'s investment grade credit ratingPR Newswire (press release)BOGOTA, Colombia, May 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ecopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC) ("Ecopetrol" or the "Company") announces that the risk rating agency, Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's"), has maintained Ecopetrol's credit rating at Baa3.Engelhard Corp (NYSE:EC) Quarterly Sentiment ReportThe Postall 2 news articles »
05/10/16 04:20 PMMoody's confirms Ecopetrol S.A.'s investment grade credit rating - [CNW Group] - Moody's confirms Ecopetrol S.A.'s investment grade credit rating
05/10/16 08:51 AMEcopetrol SA :EC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
05/09/16 04:56 PMEcopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) Is $-8.01 Off Its 52-Week High - Investor Newswire - Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) Is $-8.01 Off Its 52-Week HighInvestor NewswireThe technical analysis of Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) stock indicates that it is trading $0.08 points away +0.85% from its 50-day MA of $9.03. It is trading $1.19 or +15.06% away its 200-day MA of $7.92. After the last close, the stock's price is $-8.01 ...and more »
05/05/16 05:19 PMReficar: Colombia’s ‘biggest corruption scandal in history’ good for a $16M prostitution bill - It was agreed that Ecopetrol should have as much private sector involvement ... became the majority owner of the refinery with a 51% stake, creating Reficar S.A. Glencore, curiously, had no prior experience in managing oil refineries.
05/05/16 12:04 PMECOPETROL S.A. Financials -
05/05/16 03:10 AMBroker Roundup For Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) - Share Trading News - Broker Roundup For Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)Share Trading News02/29/2016 – Ecopetrol S.A. was downgraded to “sell” by analysts at Citigroup. 09/02/2015 – Ecopetrol S.A. had its “reduce” rating reiterated by analysts at HSBC. They now have a USD 7 price target on the stock. 03/09/2015 – Ecopetrol S.A. had its ...
05/04/16 06:06 PMOleoducto Central S.A. -- Moody's affirms Ocensa's Baa3 ratings; changes outlook to negative -
About Ecopetrol S.A.

Ecopetrol S.A. 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: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Major Integrated Oil & Gas
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: EC
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $9.80
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $9.37
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $8.02
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $19.26B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.54 EPS
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Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) Chart for Sunday, June, 26, 2016


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