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

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$102.70 +0.88 (+0.86 %)
(As of 12/9/2018 02:15 PM ET)
Previous Close$102.70
Today's Range$102.06 - $107.54
52-Week Range$96.95 - $140.78
Volume3.58 million shs
Average Volume4.30 million shs
Market Capitalization$10.40 billion
P/E Ratio19.38
Dividend Yield0.49%
Beta0.72
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
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FANG
Previous Symbol
CUSIP25278X10
Phone432-221-7400

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.36
Current Ratio1.10
Quick Ratio1.08

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio19.38
Forward P/E Ratio15.13
P/E Growth0.58

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.21 billion
Price / Sales8.63
Cash Flow$8.6375 per share
Price / Cash Flow11.89
Book Value$56.86 per share
Price / Book1.81

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.30
Net Income$516.75 million
Net Margins33.63%
Return on Equity10.75%
Return on Assets7.35%

Miscellaneous

Employees251
Outstanding Shares101,260,000
Market Cap$10.40 billion
OptionableOptionable

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 6th. Investors of record on Monday, November 19th will be given a dividend of $0.125 per share on Monday, November 26th. This represents a $0.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.49%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 16th. View Diamondback Energy's Dividend History.

How were Diamondback Energy's earnings last quarter?

Diamondback Energy Inc (NASDAQ:FANG) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 6th. The oil and natural gas company reported $1.67 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.52 by $0.15. The oil and natural gas company earned $538.03 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $518.32 million. Diamondback Energy had a net margin of 33.63% and a return on equity of 10.75%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 78.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $1.33 earnings per share. 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, February 12th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Diamondback Energy.

What price target have analysts set for FANG?

28 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Diamondback Energy's stock. Their predictions range from $135.00 to $211.00. On average, they expect Diamondback Energy's share price to reach $161.64 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 57.4% 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, 25 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating 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. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Diamondback's strategic acreage position in the low-cost high-margin Permian Basin bodes well for the Texas-based explorer and is responsible for its robust production growth. Diamondback has been strategically working to further boost its presence in the shale play. In this regard, it has entered into two deals to buy Ajax Resources and Energen Corporation. The deals will be immediately accretive to Diamondback’s production, earnings and cash flows and bring about various financial and operational synergies. FANG has also raised its full year production outlook and expects a 45% increase from the output levels of 2017.  However, there are worries about the pipeline capacity constraints in the Permian, which compels FANG to sell its products at a discounted rate. Lack of geographical diversification aggravates the concern. This accounts for the company's 'Hold' rating." (11/13/2018)
  • 2. 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)

Has Diamondback Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about FANG stock have trended positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Diamondback Energy earned a news sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the oil and natural gas company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

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 Capital World Investors (11.78%), FMR LLC (10.10%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.48%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (7.39%), Capital Research Global Investors (6.48%) and BlackRock Inc. (5.06%). 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 Capital Research Global Investors, Eagle Asset Management Inc., FMR LLC, Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, BlueMountain Capital Management LLC, Teachers Advisors LLC and Loomis Sayles & Co. L P. 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 Capital International Investors, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Wexford Capital LP, Capital World Investors, Third Point LLC, FIL Ltd, PointState Capital LP and Point72 Asset Management L.P.. 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 $102.70.

How big of a company is Diamondback Energy?

Diamondback Energy has a market capitalization of $10.40 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:  940 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  420 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,360
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 12/9/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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