NASDAQ:AREX - Approach Resources Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$2.38 -0.09 (-3.64 %)
(As of 06/19/2018 01:07 AM ET)
Previous Close$2.47
Today's Range$2.35 - $2.50
52-Week Range$2.18 - $4.21
Volume1.00 million shs
Average Volume609,917 shs
Market Capitalization$233.73 million
P/E Ratio-6.61
Dividend YieldN/A
Approach Resources logoApproach Resources, Inc., an independent energy company, focuses on the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of unconventional oil and gas reserves in the United States. The company's properties are primarily located in the Permian Basin in west Texas. It also owns interests in east Texas Basin. As of December 31, 2017, its estimated proved reserves were 181.5 million barrels of oil equivalent located in Crockett and Schleicher counties, Texas. The company also owned and operated 813 producing oil and gas wells in the Permian Basin. Approach Resources, Inc. was incorporated in 2002 and is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.62
Current Ratio0.47
Quick Ratio0.47


Trailing P/E Ratio-6.61
Forward P/E Ratio-8.50
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$105.35 million
Price / Sales2.14
Cash Flow$0.4630 per share
Price / Cash5.14
Book Value$7.02 per share
Price / Book0.34


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.36)
Net Income$-112,350,000.00
Net Margins19.45%
Return on Equity-5.10%
Return on Assets-2.67%


Outstanding Shares94,630,000

Approach Resources (NASDAQ:AREX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Approach Resources' stock symbol?

Approach Resources trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AREX."

How were Approach Resources' earnings last quarter?

Approach Resources Inc. (NASDAQ:AREX) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The energy company reported ($0.07) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.06) by $0.01. The energy company earned $28.77 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $29.15 million. Approach Resources had a net margin of 19.45% and a negative return on equity of 5.10%. View Approach Resources' Earnings History.

When is Approach Resources' next earnings date?

Approach Resources is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Approach Resources.

What price target have analysts set for AREX?

6 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Approach Resources' shares. Their forecasts range from $0.50 to $4.00. On average, they anticipate Approach Resources' stock price to reach $2.60 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Approach Resources.

Who are some of Approach Resources' key competitors?

Who are Approach Resources' key executives?

Approach Resources' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. J. Ross Craft P.E., Founder, Chairman and Chief Exec. Officer (Age 61)
  • Dr. Qingming Yang Ph.D., Pres and Chief Operating Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Sergei Krylov, Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP (Age 41)
  • Mr. J. Curtis Henderson, Chief Admin. Officer and Corp. Sec. (Age 55)
  • Mr. Ian M. Shaw, Principal Accounting Officer (Age 35)

Has Approach Resources been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about AREX stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Approach Resources earned a media sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the energy company an impact score of 46.10 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are Approach Resources' major shareholders?

Approach Resources' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include WILKS BROTHERS, LLC (47.96%), Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors LP (8.00%), BlackRock Inc. (3.32%), New Generation Advisors LLC (2.10%), Guggenheim Capital LLC (1.10%) and GSA Capital Partners LLP (0.12%). Company insiders that own Approach Resources stock include Vean J Gregg III and Wilks Brothers, Llc. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Approach Resources.

Which major investors are selling Approach Resources stock?

AREX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Guggenheim Capital LLC, BlackRock Inc. and New Generation Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Approach Resources.

Which major investors are buying Approach Resources stock?

AREX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors LP, KBC Group NV and GSA Capital Partners LLP. Company insiders that have bought Approach Resources stock in the last two years include Vean J Gregg III and Wilks Brothers, Llc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Approach Resources.

How do I buy shares of Approach Resources?

Shares of AREX can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Approach Resources' stock price today?

One share of AREX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.38.

How big of a company is Approach Resources?

Approach Resources has a market capitalization of $233.73 million and generates $105.35 million in revenue each year. The energy company earns $-112,350,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.36) on an earnings per share basis. Approach Resources employs 97 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Approach Resources?

Approach Resources' mailing address is ONE RIDGMAR CENTRE 6500 WEST FREEWAY SUITE 800, FORT WORTH TX, 76116. The energy company can be reached via phone at 817-989-9000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Approach Resources (AREX)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  337 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  404 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  741
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Approach Resources and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AREX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AREX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/19/2018 by Staff

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