NASDAQ:AXAS - Abraxas Petroleum Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$2.70 +0.12 (+4.65 %)
(As of 06/24/2018 03:35 AM ET)
Previous Close$2.70
Today's Range$2.61 - $2.72
52-Week Range$1.45 - $3.27
Volume2.45 million shs
Average Volume1.72 million shs
Market Capitalization$429.76 million
P/E Ratio22.50
Dividend YieldN/A
Abraxas Petroleum logoAbraxas Petroleum Corporation, an independent energy company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, exploitation, development, and production of oil and gas properties in the United States. The company operates oil and gas assets in the Permian/Delaware Basin, the Rocky Mountain, and South Texas regions. As of December 31, 2017, its estimated net proved reserves were 65.4 million barrels of oil equivalent. The company was founded in 1977 and is based in San Antonio, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.91
Current Ratio0.59
Quick Ratio0.59


Trailing P/E Ratio22.50
Forward P/E Ratio7.50
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$86.26 million
Price / Sales5.21
Cash Flow$0.2961 per share
Price / Cash9.12
Book Value$0.64 per share
Price / Book4.22


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.12
Net Income$16 million
Net Margins12.11%
Return on Equity27.50%
Return on Assets12.34%


Outstanding Shares166,570,000

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Abraxas Petroleum (NASDAQ:AXAS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Abraxas Petroleum's stock symbol?

Abraxas Petroleum trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AXAS."

How were Abraxas Petroleum's earnings last quarter?

Abraxas Petroleum Corp. (NASDAQ:AXAS) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 8th. The energy company reported $0.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.08 by $0.01. The energy company had revenue of $40.63 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $39 million. Abraxas Petroleum had a return on equity of 27.50% and a net margin of 12.11%. View Abraxas Petroleum's Earnings History.

When is Abraxas Petroleum's next earnings date?

Abraxas Petroleum is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 14th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Abraxas Petroleum.

What price target have analysts set for AXAS?

4 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Abraxas Petroleum's shares. Their forecasts range from $2.50 to $4.70. On average, they expect Abraxas Petroleum's share price to reach $3.55 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Abraxas Petroleum.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Abraxas Petroleum stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Abraxas Petroleum stock:
  • 1. Canaccord Genuity analysts commented, "We believe this bodes well for AXAS in 2018, as the company plans to drill 10 gross (7 net) Permian wells over the next 12 months, in addition to its Bakken/Three Forks program. Abraxas had a busy Q4 in the field, and we expect an operations update in the coming days with up to eight well results. AXAS continues to trade at a discount to NAV and peers. We reiterate our BUY rating and our $3.00 price target." (1/24/2018)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Abraxas Petroleum Corporation is an independent energy company engaged primarily in the acquisition, exploration, exploitation and production of crude oil and natural gas. They seek to complement their acquisition and development activities by selectively participating in exploration projects with experienced industry partners. " (11/15/2017)

Who are some of Abraxas Petroleum's key competitors?

Who are Abraxas Petroleum's key executives?

Abraxas Petroleum's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert L. G. Watson, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 67)
  • Mr. Geoffrey R. King CFA, VP & CFO (Age 37)
  • Mr. William H. Wallace, VP of Operations (Age 60)
  • Mr. Stephen T. Wendel, VP of Marketing & Contracts and Sec. (Age 68)
  • Mr. Peter A. Bommer, VP of Engineering (Age 61)

Has Abraxas Petroleum been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about AXAS stock have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Abraxas Petroleum earned a news sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the energy company an impact score of 45.58 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are Abraxas Petroleum's major shareholders?

Abraxas Petroleum's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.50%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.33%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.63%), Cortina Asset Management LLC (1.41%), Heartland Advisors Inc. (1.33%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.24%). Company insiders that own Abraxas Petroleum stock include Geoffrey R King, Lee T Billingsley, Peter A Bommer and Robert L G Watson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Abraxas Petroleum.

Which institutional investors are selling Abraxas Petroleum stock?

AXAS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Smith Asset Management Group LP, BlackRock Inc., Van ECK Associates Corp, Citigroup Inc., Northern Trust Corp and Lyon Street Capital LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Abraxas Petroleum.

Which institutional investors are buying Abraxas Petroleum stock?

AXAS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Heartland Advisors Inc., GSA Capital Partners LLP, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Cortina Asset Management LLC, Foundry Partners LLC and Millennium Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Abraxas Petroleum stock in the last two years include Geoffrey R King, Peter A Bommer and Robert L G Watson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Abraxas Petroleum.

How do I buy shares of Abraxas Petroleum?

Shares of AXAS 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 Abraxas Petroleum's stock price today?

One share of AXAS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.70.

How big of a company is Abraxas Petroleum?

Abraxas Petroleum has a market capitalization of $429.76 million and generates $86.26 million in revenue each year. The energy company earns $16 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.12 on an earnings per share basis. Abraxas Petroleum employs 112 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Abraxas Petroleum?

Abraxas Petroleum's mailing address is 18803 MEISNER DRIVE, SAN ANTONIO TX, 78258. The energy company can be reached via phone at 210-490-4788.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Abraxas Petroleum (AXAS)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  298 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  249 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  547
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Abraxas Petroleum and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AXAS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AXAS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/24/2018 by Staff

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