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NASDAQ:APA

APA - APA Stock Forecast, Price & News

$33.63
+0.41 (+1.23%)
(As of 08/17/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$32.80
$33.95
50-Day Range
$30.68
$37.17
52-Week Range
$15.55
$51.95
Volume
6.80 million shs
Average Volume
9.24 million shs
Market Capitalization
$10.98 billion
P/E Ratio
3.78
Dividend Yield
1.51%
Price Target
$50.25

APA MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.87 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
49.4% Upside
$50.25 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.52% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.24mentions of APA in the last 14 days
Based on 17 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
3.09%
From $9.39 to $9.68 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

3.39 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

2nd out of 257 stocks

Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Industry

1st out of 83 stocks

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About APA (NASDAQ:APA) Stock

APA Corporation, through its subsidiaries, explores for, develops, and produces oil and gas properties. It has operations in the United States, Egypt, and the United Kingdom, as well as has exploration activities offshore Suriname. The company also operates gathering, processing, and transmission assets in West Texas, as well as holds ownership in four Permian-to-Gulf Coast pipelines. APA Corporation was founded in 1954 and is based in Houston, Texas.

APA Stock Up 1.2 %

APA Stock traded up $0.41 during trading hours on Wednesday, hitting $33.63. The company had a trading volume of 6,798,470 shares, compared to its average volume of 9,242,646. The firm has a market capitalization of $10.98 billion, a P/E ratio of 3.78, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.13 and a beta of 3.90. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.43, a current ratio of 1.10 and a quick ratio of 1.10. The firm's fifty day moving average is $33.74 and its 200-day moving average is $38.73. APA has a fifty-two week low of $15.55 and a fifty-two week high of $51.95.

APA (NASDAQ:APA - Get Rating) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 3rd. The company reported $2.37 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $2.37. The firm had revenue of $3.05 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.77 billion. APA had a net margin of 32.57% and a return on equity of 622.55%. On average, research analysts forecast that APA will post 9.39 earnings per share for the current year.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

A number of analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. Raymond James upped their price target on shares of APA from $59.00 to $75.00 and gave the stock a "strong-buy" rating in a research note on Monday, April 25th. Susquehanna cut their target price on shares of APA from $52.00 to $49.00 and set a "positive" rating for the company in a research note on Friday, August 5th. Bank of America cut their target price on shares of APA from $68.00 to $63.00 and set a "buy" rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, July 19th. Mizuho cut their target price on shares of APA from $60.00 to $56.00 in a research note on Tuesday, July 19th. Finally, Susquehanna Bancshares cut their target price on shares of APA from $52.00 to $49.00 and set a "positive" rating for the company in a research note on Friday, August 5th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, twelve have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. According to data from MarketBeat.com, the company presently has a consensus rating of "Moderate Buy" and a consensus price target of $50.25.

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APA Stock News Headlines

What Are Whales Doing With APA - Benzinga
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APA Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 5/23 Dividend
4/21/2022
Dividend Payable
5/23/2022
Ex-Dividend for 8/22 Dividend
7/21/2022
Last Earnings
8/03/2022
Today
8/17/2022
Dividend Payable
8/22/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/02/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-Industry
N/A
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:APA
Employees
2,253
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$50.25
High Stock Price Forecast
$75.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$23.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+49.4%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.87
Research Coverage
15 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$973 million
Pretax Margin
46.93%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$7.99 billion
Cash Flow
$7.78 per share
Book Value
$4.61 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
323,101,000
Market Cap
$10.98 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
3.90

Key Executives

  • Mr. John J. Christmann IV (Age 55)
    CEO, Pres & Director
    Comp: $4.44M
  • Mr. Stephen J. Riney (Age 61)
    Exec. VP & CFO
    Comp: $2.28M
  • Mr. David Clay Bretches (Age 57)
    Exec. VP of Operations
    Comp: $1.94M
  • Mr. P. Anthony Lannie (Age 68)
    Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel
    Comp: $1.75M
  • Mr. David Alan Pursell (Age 56)
    Exec. VP of Devel.
    Comp: $1.82M
  • Ms. Rebecca A. Hoyt (Age 58)
    Sr. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller
  • Mr. Mark D. Maddox (Age 55)
    Sr. VP of Admin.
  • Mr. Gary Thomas Clark (Age 51)
    VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Castlen Kennedy (Age 43)
    VP of Corp. Communications & Public Affairs
  • Mr. Ben C. Rodgers (Age 42)
    Sr. VP of Midstream and Marketing & Treasurer













APA Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell APA stock right now?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for APA in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings, 11 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" APA shares.
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What is APA's stock price forecast for 2022?

15 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for APA's shares. Their APA share price forecasts range from $23.00 to $75.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $50.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 49.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have APA shares performed in 2022?

APA's stock was trading at $26.89 at the beginning of the year. Since then, APA shares have increased by 25.1% and is now trading at $33.63.
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When is APA's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 2nd 2022.
View our APA earnings forecast
.

How were APA's earnings last quarter?

APA Co. (NASDAQ:APA) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 3rd. The company reported $2.37 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $2.37. The business had revenue of $3.05 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.77 billion. APA had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 622.55% and a net margin of 32.57%.
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.

How often does APA pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for APA?

APA declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 12th. Shareholders of record on Friday, July 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.125 per share on Monday, August 22nd. This represents a $0.50 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.49%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 21st.
Read our dividend analysis for APA
.

Is APA a good dividend stock?

APA (NASDAQ:APA) pays an annual dividend of $0.50 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.51%. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 5.62%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, APA will have a dividend payout ratio of 5.17% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for APA.

What is John J. Christmann, IV's approval rating as APA's CEO?

111 employees have rated APA Chief Executive Officer John J. Christmann, IV on Glassdoor.com. John J. Christmann, IV has an approval rating of 29% among the company's employees. This puts John J. Christmann, IV in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies. 41.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at APA to a friend.

What other stocks do shareholders of APA own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other APA investors own include Coty (COTY), Designer Brands (DBI), Boxlight (BOXL), Cloudera (CLDR), Invesco Mortgage Capital (IVR), Bloomin' Brands (BLMN), Carnival Co. & (CCL), Energy Transfer (ET), H&R Block (HRB) and WW International (WW).

What is APA's stock symbol?

APA trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "APA."

Who are APA's major shareholders?

APA's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (7.00%), FMR LLC (1.56%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (1.31%), Northern Trust Corp (1.28%), UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. (0.95%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.90%). Insiders that own company stock include Chansoo Joung, Juliet S Ellis, P Anthony Lannie, Stephen J Riney and Wheals Rob.
View institutional ownership trends
.

How do I buy shares of APA?

Shares of APA stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is APA's stock price today?

One share of APA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $33.63.

How much money does APA make?

APA (NASDAQ:APA) has a market capitalization of $10.98 billion and generates $7.99 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $973 million in net income (profit) each year or $8.89 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does APA have?

The company employs 2,253 workers across the globe.

How can I contact APA?

APA's mailing address is ONE POST OAK CENTRAL 2000 POST OAK BLVD STE 100, HOUSTON TX, 77056. The official website for the company is www.apachecorp.com. The company can be reached via phone at (713) 296-6000, via email at gary.clark@apachecorp.com, or via fax at 713-296-6455.

This page (NASDAQ:APA) was last updated on 8/18/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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