NASDAQ:FANG - Diamondback Energy Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$127.10 +0.14 (+0.11 %)
(As of 10/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$127.10
Today's Range$126.46 - $129.39
52-Week Range$98.57 - $140.78
Volume1.30 million shs
Average Volume1.53 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.53 billion
P/E Ratio23.98
Dividend Yield0.39%
Beta0.59
Diamondback Energy, Inc., an independent oil and natural gas company, focuses on the acquisition, development, exploration, and exploitation of onshore oil and natural gas reserves in the Permian Basin in West Texas. Its activities are primarily focused on the Wolfcamp, Spraberry, Clearfork, Bone Spring, and Cline formations. As of December 31, 2017, the company's net acreage position was approximately 206,660 acres in the Permian Basin; and estimated proved oil and natural gas reserves were 335,352 thousand barrels of crude oil equivalent. It also held working interests in 1,166 gross producing wells, as well as royalty interests in 64 additional wells. In addition, the company, through its subsidiary, Viper Energy Partners LP, owns mineral interests in approximately 247,602 gross acres primarily in Midland County, Texas. Diamondback Energy, Inc. was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Midland, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production
SectorOils/Energy
SymbolNASDAQ:FANG
CUSIP25278X10
Phone432-221-7400

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.33
Current Ratio0.54
Quick Ratio0.52

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio23.98
Forward P/E Ratio19.74
P/E Growth0.76

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.21 billion
Price / Sales10.40
Cash Flow$8.6404 per share
Price / Cash14.71
Book Value$56.86 per share
Price / Book2.24

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.30
Net Income$516.75 million
Net Margins33.37%
Return on Equity10.56%
Return on Assets7.50%

Miscellaneous

Employees251
Outstanding Shares98,620,000
Market Cap$12.53 billion

Diamondback Energy (NASDAQ:FANG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Diamondback Energy's stock symbol?

Diamondback Energy trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FANG."

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

Diamondback Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 9th. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.125 per share on Monday, August 27th. This represents a $0.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.39%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 17th. View Diamondback Energy's Dividend History.

How were Diamondback Energy's earnings last quarter?

Diamondback Energy Inc (NASDAQ:FANG) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 8th. The oil and natural gas company reported $1.59 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.64 by $0.05. The oil and natural gas company earned $526.30 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $479.57 million. Diamondback Energy had a return on equity of 10.56% and a net margin of 33.37%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 95.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $1.25 EPS. View Diamondback Energy's Earnings History.

When is Diamondback Energy's next earnings date?

Diamondback Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Diamondback Energy.

What price target have analysts set for FANG?

28 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Diamondback Energy's stock. Their predictions range from $118.00 to $211.00. On average, they expect Diamondback Energy's stock price to reach $156.4444 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 23.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Diamondback Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Diamondback Energy?

28 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Diamondback Energy in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 26 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Diamondback Energy.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Diamondback Energy stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Diamondback Energy stock:
  • 1. Williams Capital analysts commented, "We raise our PT to $162 (from $156) on our increased RNAV and revised esmates. Despite the upside poten al to our PT and our posive view on the assets, management and upcoming cat alysts, we reaffirm our Hold rang. We believe it is prudent to wait for a beer entry point given the current valuaon and risk/reward profile. Never theless, we expect shares to outperform in today’s trading on the solid 2Q18 results/update and accreve acquision." (8/9/2018)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Diamondback Energy, Inc. is an oil and natural gas company focused on the acquisition, development, exploration and exploitation of unconventional, onshore oil and natural gas reserves in the Permian Basin in West Texas. The Company's activities are primarily focused on the Clearfork, Spraberry, Wolfcamp, Cline, Strawn and Atoka formations. Diamondback Energy, Inc. is headquartered in Midland, Texas. " (1/18/2018)

Are investors shorting Diamondback Energy?

Diamondback Energy saw a increase in short interest in September. As of September 28th, there was short interest totalling 11,324,025 shares, an increase of 32.8% from the September 14th total of 8,525,801 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,845,642 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 6.1 days. Approximately 11.6% of the company's shares are short sold. View Diamondback Energy's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Diamondback Energy's key competitors?

Who are Diamondback Energy's key executives?

Diamondback Energy's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Travis D. Stice, CEO & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Michael L. Hollis, Pres, COO & Director (Age 43)
  • Ms. Teresa L. Dick, Exec. VP, CFO & Assistant Sec. (Age 48)
  • Mr. Russell D. Pantermuehl, Exec. VP of Reservoir Engineering (Age 58)
  • Mr. Paul S. Molnar, Exec. VP of Exploration & Bus. Devel. (Age 62)

Who are Diamondback Energy's major shareholders?

Diamondback Energy's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Strs Ohio (0.22%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.18%), Vigilant Capital Management LLC (0.10%), Viking Fund Management LLC (0.06%), CENTRAL TRUST Co (0.05%) and Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc. (0.05%). Company insiders that own Diamondback Energy stock include Hof Matthew Kaes Van't, Jennifer Soliman, Mark Lawrence Plaumann, Michael L Hollis, Paul Molnar, Randall J Holder, Russell Pantermuehl, Steven E West, Teresa L Dick and Travis D Stice. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Diamondback Energy.

Which major investors are selling Diamondback Energy stock?

FANG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Strs Ohio, Andra AP fonden, Jaffetilchin Investment Partners LLC, Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB and Aurora Investment Counsel. Company insiders that have sold Diamondback Energy company stock in the last year include Hof Matthew Kaes Van't, Jennifer Soliman, Michael L Hollis, Paul Molnar, Randall J Holder, Russell Pantermuehl, Teresa L Dick and Travis D Stice. View Insider Buying and Selling for Diamondback Energy.

Which major investors are buying Diamondback Energy stock?

FANG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Viking Fund Management LLC, Contravisory Investment Management Inc., Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc., Peregrine Capital Management LLC, CENTRAL TRUST Co, Oakbrook Investments LLC, Vigilant Capital Management LLC and Gradient Investments LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Diamondback Energy.

How do I buy shares of Diamondback Energy?

Shares of FANG 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 Diamondback Energy's stock price today?

One share of FANG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $127.10.

How big of a company is Diamondback Energy?

Diamondback Energy has a market capitalization of $12.53 billion and generates $1.21 billion in revenue each year. The oil and natural gas company earns $516.75 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.30 on an earnings per share basis. Diamondback Energy employs 251 workers across the globe.

What is Diamondback Energy's official website?

The official website for Diamondback Energy is http://www.diamondbackenergy.com.

How can I contact Diamondback Energy?

Diamondback Energy's mailing address is 500 West Texas Suite 1200, Midland TX, 79701. The oil and natural gas company can be reached via phone at 432-221-7400 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Diamondback Energy (NASDAQ FANG)

Community Ranking:  3.5 out of 5 (star star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  924 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  408 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,332
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Diamondback Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FANG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FANG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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