NASDAQ:UPL - Ultra Petroleum Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$0.47 -0.07 (-13.07 %)
(As of 04/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$0.4655
Today's Range$0.45 - $0.5350
52-Week Range$0.45 - $3.33
Volume4.04 million shs
Average Volume1.94 million shs
Market Capitalization$91.88 million
P/E Ratio0.61
Dividend YieldN/A
Ultra Petroleum Corp., an independent oil and gas company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, operation, and production of oil and natural gas properties. Its principal business activities are developing its natural gas reserves in the Green River Basin of southwest Wyoming—the Pinedale and Jonah fields. As of December 31, 2018, the company owned interests in approximately 114,000 gross acres in Wyoming. The company was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Current SymbolNASDAQ:UPL



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$892.50 million
Cash Flow$1.5517 per share
Book Value($5.32) per share


Net Income$85.21 million


Market Cap$91.88 million
Next Earnings Date5/9/2019 (Confirmed)

Ultra Petroleum (NASDAQ:UPL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ultra Petroleum's stock symbol?

Ultra Petroleum trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "UPL."

How were Ultra Petroleum's earnings last quarter?

Ultra Petroleum Corp (NASDAQ:UPL) released its earnings results on Thursday, March, 7th. The company reported $0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.10 by $0.04. The business had revenue of $273.21 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $241.40 million. Ultra Petroleum had a negative return on equity of 13.76% and a net margin of 9.55%. View Ultra Petroleum's Earnings History.

When is Ultra Petroleum's next earnings date?

Ultra Petroleum is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 9th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ultra Petroleum.

What price target have analysts set for UPL?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Ultra Petroleum's stock. Their forecasts range from $1.00 to $1.00. On average, they expect Ultra Petroleum's share price to reach $1.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 114.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Ultra Petroleum.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ultra Petroleum?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ultra Petroleum in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Ultra Petroleum.

Has Ultra Petroleum been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about UPL stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Ultra Petroleum earned a daily sentiment score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Are investors shorting Ultra Petroleum?

Ultra Petroleum saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 29th, there was short interest totalling 28,271,228 shares, an increase of 0.4% from the March 15th total of 28,156,930 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 974,322 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 29.0 days. Approximately 14.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Ultra Petroleum's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Ultra Petroleum's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Ultra Petroleum own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Ultra Petroleum investors own include Caesars Entertainment (CZR), Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF), Alibaba Group (BABA), Chesapeake Energy (CHK), Ford Motor (F), Bank of America (BAC), General Electric (GE), Mcdonald's (MCD), JD.Com (JD) and New Age Beverages (NBEV).

Who are Ultra Petroleum's key executives?

Ultra Petroleum's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. C. Bradley Johnson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. Garrett B. Smith, VP & Corp. Sec. (Age 47)
  • Mr. A. Kent Rogers, VP of Drilling & Completions (Age 62)
  • Mr. David W. Honeyfield, Sr. VO & CFO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Jerald Jay Stratton Jr., Sr. VP & COO

Who are Ultra Petroleum's major shareholders?

Ultra Petroleum's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include First Manhattan Co. (0.92%) and Wambolt & Associates LLC (0.03%). Company insiders that own Ultra Petroleum stock include David W Honeyfield and J Jay Jr Stratton. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ultra Petroleum.

Which institutional investors are buying Ultra Petroleum stock?

UPL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Manhattan Co. and Wambolt & Associates LLC. Company insiders that have bought Ultra Petroleum stock in the last two years include David W Honeyfield and J Jay Jr Stratton. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ultra Petroleum.

How do I buy shares of Ultra Petroleum?

Shares of UPL 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 Ultra Petroleum's stock price today?

One share of UPL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.4655.

How big of a company is Ultra Petroleum?

Ultra Petroleum has a market capitalization of $91.88 million and generates $892.50 million in revenue each year. The company earns $85.21 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.76 on an earnings per share basis. Ultra Petroleum employs 151 workers across the globe.

What is Ultra Petroleum's official website?

The official website for Ultra Petroleum is

How can I contact Ultra Petroleum?

Ultra Petroleum's mailing address is 116 Inverness Drive East Suite 400, Englewood CO, 80112. The company can be reached via phone at 303-708-9740 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Ultra Petroleum (NASDAQ UPL)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  168 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  238 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  406
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ultra Petroleum and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe UPL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe UPL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/20/2019 by Staff

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