NASDAQ:GPOR - Gulfport Energy Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $7.75 -0.10 (-1.27 %) (As of 12/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$7.85Today's Range$7.5650 - $7.9752-Week Range$7.56 - $13.74Volume5.77 million shsAverage Volume4.33 million shsMarket Capitalization$1.49 billionP/E Ratio5.50Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.48 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Gulfport Energy Corporation engages in the acquisition, exploration, exploitation, and production of natural gas, crude oil, and natural gas liquids (NGLs) in the United States. Its principal properties are located in the Utica Shale primarily in Eastern Ohio; and the SCOOP Woodford and SCOOP Springer plays in Oklahoma. The company also holds an acreage position along the Louisiana Gulf Coast in the West Cote Blanche Bay, and Hackberry fields, as well as an acreage position in the Alberta oil sands in Canada. In addition, it owns interests in the Niobrara Formation in Northwestern Colorado; the Bakken Formation in Western North Dakota and Eastern Montana; and the Phu Horm field in northeast Thailand. As of December 31, 2017, it had 5.4 Tcfe of proved reserves; and proved undeveloped reserves of 8,912 thousands of barrels (MBbls) of oil, 3,208,380 MMcf of natural gas, and 39,519 MBbls of NGLs. The company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Receive GPOR News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for GPOR and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production SectorOils/Energy Current SymbolNASDAQ:GPOR Previous Symbol CUSIP40263530 Webwww.gulfportenergy.com Phone405-252-4600 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.64 Current Ratio0.54 Quick Ratio0.54 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio5.50 Forward P/E Ratio4.26 P/E Growth0.35 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.32 billion Price / Sales1.02 Cash Flow$3.0876 per share Price / Cash Flow2.51 Book Value$16.94 per share Price / Book0.46 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.41 Net Income$435.15 million Net Margins33.89% Return on Equity10.26% Return on Assets5.41% Miscellaneous Employees331 Outstanding Shares173,300,000Market Cap$1.49 billion OptionableOptionable Gulfport Energy (NASDAQ:GPOR) Frequently Asked Questions What is Gulfport Energy's stock symbol? Gulfport Energy trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GPOR." How will Gulfport Energy's stock buyback program work? Gulfport Energy announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback program on Tuesday, January 30th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $100,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are usually a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued. How were Gulfport Energy's earnings last quarter? Gulfport Energy Co. (NASDAQ:GPOR) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The oil and gas producer reported $0.49 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.11. The oil and gas producer had revenue of $360.96 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $360.39 million. Gulfport Energy had a net margin of 33.89% and a return on equity of 10.26%. View Gulfport Energy's Earnings History. When is Gulfport Energy's next earnings date? Gulfport Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Gulfport Energy. What price target have analysts set for GPOR? 20 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Gulfport Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $7.00 to $18.00. On average, they anticipate Gulfport Energy's stock price to reach $12.8324 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 65.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Gulfport Energy. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Gulfport Energy? 20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Gulfport Energy in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 8 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Gulfport Energy. Has Gulfport Energy been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about GPOR stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Gulfport Energy earned a media sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is very likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. Are investors shorting Gulfport Energy? Gulfport Energy saw a increase in short interest in November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 13,627,713 shares, an increase of 25.2% from the October 31st total of 10,888,093 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 4,517,792 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.0 days. Approximately 8.8% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Gulfport Energy's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Gulfport Energy's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Gulfport Energy include Encana (ECA), Parsley Energy (PE), WPX Energy (WPX), EQT (EQT), Murphy Oil (MUR), Antero Resources (AR), Viper Energy Partners (VNOM), Centennial Resource Development (CDEV), Black Stone Minerals (BSM), Vermilion Energy (VET), Newfield Exploration (NFX), Range Resources (RRC), Magnolia Oil & Gas (MGY), Whiting Petroleum (WLL) and CNX Resources (CNX). Who are Gulfport Energy's key executives? Gulfport Energy's management team includes the folowing people: Ms. Keri Crowell, Chief Financial Officer (Age 43)Mr. Stuart A. Maier, Sr. VP of Geosciences (Age 64)Mr. Robert Alan Jones, Sr. VP of Drilling (Age 56)Mr. Mark R. Malone, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 55)Mr. Donnie G. Moore, Interim CEO & COO (Age 53) Who are Gulfport Energy's major shareholders? Gulfport Energy's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.00%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.41%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.81%), Vanguard Group Inc (7.81%), LSV Asset Management (5.19%) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (3.31%). Company insiders that own Gulfport Energy stock include Charles Douglas Johnson, Craig Groeschel, Keri Crowell, Michael G Moore, Paul D Westerman, Robert Alan Jones, Steve Baldwin and Stuart Maier. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Gulfport Energy. Which major investors are selling Gulfport Energy stock? GPOR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Rubric Capital Management LP, Schroder Investment Management Group, First Trust Advisors LP, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Prudential Financial Inc., Morgan Stanley and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Gulfport Energy company stock in the last year include Steve Baldwin and Stuart Maier. View Insider Buying and Selling for Gulfport Energy. Which major investors are buying Gulfport Energy stock? GPOR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Walthausen & Co. LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Deutsche Bank AG, DFT Energy LP and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have bought Gulfport Energy stock in the last two years include Charles Douglas Johnson and Paul D Westerman. View Insider Buying and Selling for Gulfport Energy. How do I buy shares of Gulfport Energy? Shares of GPOR 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 Gulfport Energy's stock price today? One share of GPOR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.75. How big of a company is Gulfport Energy? Gulfport Energy has a market capitalization of $1.49 billion and generates $1.32 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $435.15 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.41 on an earnings per share basis. Gulfport Energy employs 331 workers across the globe. What is Gulfport Energy's official website? The official website for Gulfport Energy is http://www.gulfportenergy.com. How can I contact Gulfport Energy? Gulfport Energy's mailing address is 3001 Quail Springs Parkway, OKLAHOMA CITY OK, 73134. The oil and gas producer can be reached via phone at 405-252-4600 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Gulfport Energy (NASDAQ GPOR)Community Ranking: 3.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 928 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 475 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,403MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Gulfport Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GPOR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GPOR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are the benefits of buying treasury bonds?