Viper Energy Partners LP Company Profile (NASDAQ:VNOM)

About Viper Energy Partners LP

Viper Energy Partners LP logoViper Energy Partners LP is a limited partnership that owns, acquires and exploits oil and natural gas properties in North America. The Company's business objective is to provide an attractive return to its unitholders by focusing on business results, maximizing distributions through organic growth and pursuing accretive growth opportunities through acquisitions of mineral, royalty, overriding royalty, net profits and similar interests from Diamondback Energy, Inc. and from third parties. Its segment is engaged in the acquisition of oil and natural gas properties. Its assets consist of mineral interests in oil and natural gas properties in the Permian Basin in West Texas, all of which are leased to working interest owners. The Permian Basin, which consists of approximately 85,000 square miles centered on Midland, Texas, has been the source of oil production. Its assets consisted of mineral interests underlying approximately 46,560 gross (17,060 net) acres in the Permian Basin.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Independent Oil & Gas
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: VNOM
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $17.61
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $16.71
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $16.18
  • 52-Week Range: $13.53 - $20.25
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.61
  • P/E Growth: 0.49
  • Market Cap: $1.55B
  • Outstanding Shares: 87,800,000
  • Beta: 0.85
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -31.23%
  • Return on Equity: 5.24%
  • Return on Assets: 4.77%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.10%
  • Current Ratio: 10.20%
  • Quick Ratio: 10.20%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $19.63 (11.44% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/15/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingHold$20.00View Rating Details
1/31/2017Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$21.00View Rating Details
10/15/2016WunderlichReiterated RatingBuy$20.00View Rating Details
10/11/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$21.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details
10/5/2016MizuhoInitiated CoverageNeutral$17.00View Rating Details
7/11/2016SimmonsReiterated RatingOverweight$22.00View Rating Details
7/11/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesInitiated CoverageOverweight$22.00View Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
2/26/2016Eurobank EFGLower Price TargetBuy$19.00 -> $17.00View Rating Details
1/25/2016Tudor PickeringUpgradeAccumulate -> BuyView Rating Details
11/5/2015Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$19.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
9/17/2015EuroPacific CanadaInitiated CoverageBuy$19.00View Rating Details
8/14/2015Howard WeilLower Price Target$24.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
8/7/2015Northland SecuritiesLower Price TargetOutperform$25.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
5/23/2015Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutral$17.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/1/2017        
2/14/2017Q4 2016$0.15$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2016Q3$0.10$0.12ViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q1$0.03($0.29)$14.99 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2016Q4$0.06$0.06$17.92 million$19.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q3$0.06$0.08$17.29 million$18.77 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.09$0.10$18.33 million$19.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2015$0.12$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2014$0.16$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/28/2014$0.10$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.83 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.06 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
Annual Dividend:$0.83
Dividend Yield:4.71%
Payout Ratio:-286.21% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
100.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
78.30% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/7/2017quarterly$0.266.07%2/15/20172/17/20172/24/2017
10/28/2016quarterly$0.215.52%11/8/201611/11/201611/18/2016
7/26/2016quarterly$0.194.43%8/11/20168/15/20168/22/2016
5/3/2016quarterly$0.153.2%5/12/20165/16/20165/23/2016
2/10/2016quarterly$0.236.29%2/17/20162/19/20162/26/2016
11/3/2015Quarterly$0.2011/10/201511/13/201511/20/2015
8/3/2015$0.228/12/20158/14/20158/21/2015
5/6/2015quarterly$0.194.04%5/13/20155/15/20155/22/2015
2/10/2015quarterly$0.255.37%2/18/20152/20/20152/27/2015
11/4/2014quarterly$0.2511/19/201411/21/201411/28/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 12.88%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/8/2016Randall J HolderVPBuy5,000$16.44$82,200.00View SEC Filing  
9/7/2016Michael L HollisDirectorBuy1,245$16.13$20,081.85View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Diamondback Energy, Inc.DirectorBuy2,000,000$15.60$31,200,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/21/2015Elizabeth MosesVPBuy4,443$14.02$62,290.86View SEC Filing  
12/21/2015Michael L HollisDirectorBuy1,000$14.33$14,330.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2015Michael L HollisDirectorBuy1,000$13.89$13,890.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2015Michael L HollisDirectorBuy3,000$15.80$47,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2015Michael L HollisDirectorBuy1,080$18.39$19,861.20View SEC Filing  
3/20/2015Michael L HollisDirectorBuy1,000$17.67$17,670.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2014Michael L HollisDirectorBuy1,500$15.99$23,985.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
DateHeadline
News IconNew Source Energy Partners LP (NSLP) Under Analyst Spotlight (NASDAQ:VNOM)
xboxonezone.com - February 20 at 8:17 AM
capitalcube.com logoViper Energy Partners LP :VNOM-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 17, 2017 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.capitalcube.com - February 17 at 5:04 PM
seekingalpha.com logoViper Energy Partners LP's (VNOM) CEO Travis Stice on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NASDAQ:VNOM)
seekingalpha.com - February 17 at 6:29 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoVIPER ENERGY PARTNERS LP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and (NASDAQ:VNOM)
biz.yahoo.com - February 17 at 6:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of VNOM earnings conference call or presentation 15-Feb-17 4:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:VNOM)
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 6:29 AM
capitalcube.com logoViper Energy Partners LP : VNOM-US: Dividend Analysis : February 17th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : February 15, 2017 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.capitalcube.com - February 17 at 6:29 AM
capitalcube.com logoViper Energy Partners LP :VNOM-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 16, 2017 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.capitalcube.com - February 17 at 6:29 AM
4-traders.com logoViper Energy Partners LP : beats Street 4Q forecasts (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.4-traders.com - February 15 at 1:49 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoViper Energy beats Street 4Q forecasts (NASDAQ:VNOM)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 8:48 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Viper Energy Partners LP Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:VNOM)
biz.yahoo.com - February 14 at 3:48 PM
News IconWill Viper Energy Partners LP’s (VNOM) Balance Sheet Trouble It During A Downturn? (NASDAQ:VNOM)
simplywall.st - February 14 at 6:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Earnings Season Could Be Great for Viper Energy (VNOM) (NASDAQ:VNOM)
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 9:58 AM
realistinvestor.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) Is Expected To Post EPS Of $0.26 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.realistinvestor.com - February 12 at 6:14 AM
realistinvestor.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) EPS Projection At $0.26 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.realistinvestor.com - February 5 at 3:17 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoViper Energy Partners upgraded by Credit Suisse (NASDAQ:VNOM)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 2 at 6:37 AM
capitalcube.com logoViper Energy Partners LP breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VNOM-US : January 31, 2017 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.capitalcube.com - February 1 at 7:18 AM
4-traders.com logoVIPER ENERGY PARTNERS LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) Files An 8-K Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.4-traders.com - January 25 at 4:21 PM
capitalcube.com logoViper Energy Partners LP – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:VNOM) : January 23, 2017 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.capitalcube.com - January 23 at 3:52 PM
News IconWhat Wall Street is saying about Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) (NASDAQ:VNOM)
larampadinapoli.com - January 22 at 6:43 AM
News IconRevenue Estimates Analysis of: Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) (NASDAQ:VNOM)
thecelebritytruth.com - January 22 at 6:43 AM
News IconStock to Track: Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) (NASDAQ:VNOM)
vgtoday.net - January 22 at 6:43 AM
News IconViper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) Broker Views On Wall Street (NASDAQ:VNOM)
xboxonezone.com - January 22 at 6:43 AM
capitalcube.com logoViper Energy Partners LP breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VNOM-US : January 20, 2017 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.capitalcube.com - January 20 at 3:33 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoViper Energy Partners LP, a Subsidiary of Diamondback Energy, Inc., Prices Upsized Public Offering of Common Units (NASDAQ:VNOM)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 19 at 3:56 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:09 pm Viper Energy Partners commences public offering of 7,000,000 common units representing limited partner interests (NASDAQ:VNOM)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 18 at 8:55 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-Viper Energy Partners says commenced public offering of 7 mln units (NASDAQ:VNOM)
feeds.reuters.com - January 18 at 5:35 PM
realistinvestor.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) EPS Estimate At $0.2475 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.realistinvestor.com - January 13 at 3:42 PM
realistinvestor.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) Is Expected To Post EPS Of $0.2475 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.realistinvestor.com - January 6 at 4:08 PM
stocksdaily.net logoCan Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) Post EPS Of $0.17? (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.stocksdaily.net - December 25 at 7:44 PM
forbes.com logoEnergy Private Equity Pivots To Mineral And Royalty Strategy (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.forbes.com - December 19 at 4:03 PM
moodys.com logoDiamondback Energy, Inc. -- Moody's rates Diamondback's proposed unsecured notes B1 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.moodys.com - December 16 at 6:20 AM
moodys.com logoDiamondback Energy, Inc. -- Moody's upgrades Diamondback to Ba3; outlook stable (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.moodys.com - December 1 at 1:17 AM
capitalcube.com logoViper Energy Partners LP breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : VNOM-US : November 22, 2016 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.capitalcube.com - November 22 at 1:03 PM
realistinvestor.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) Projected EPS At $0.2633 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.realistinvestor.com - November 18 at 7:50 PM
capitalcube.com logoViper Energy Partners LP :VNOM-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 17, 2016 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.capitalcube.com - November 17 at 12:46 PM
realistinvestor.com logoEPS Of $0.2633 Predicted For Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.realistinvestor.com - November 11 at 8:00 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoVIPER ENERGY PARTNERS LP Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:VNOM)
biz.yahoo.com - November 8 at 8:11 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoViper Energy beats 3Q profit forecasts (NASDAQ:VNOM)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 9:19 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ3 2016 Viper Energy Partners LP Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:VNOM)
biz.yahoo.com - November 7 at 12:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo2:21 am Viper Energy Partners raises Q3 cash distribution by 10% to $0.207 per unit from $0.189 per unit in Q2 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
finance.yahoo.com - October 28 at 12:14 PM
publicnow.com logoViper Energy Partners LP, a Subsidiary of Diamondback Energy, Inc., Announces Its Third Quarter Cash Distribution and Schedules Joint Third Quarter 2016 Conference Call with Diamondback Energy, Inc. for November 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.publicnow.com - October 27 at 8:11 PM
moodys.com logoDiamondback Energy, Inc. -- Moody's rates Diamondback's proposed unsecured notes B2 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.moodys.com - October 20 at 8:17 PM
capitalcube.com logoViper Energy Partners LP breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : VNOM-US : October 17, 2016 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.capitalcube.com - October 17 at 7:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoViper Energy In A Good Position To Benefit From Higher Oil Prices (NASDAQ:VNOM)
finance.yahoo.com - October 14 at 7:50 PM
stocksdaily.net logoCan Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) Outdo Analysts EPS Target Of $0.12? (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.stocksdaily.net - October 8 at 7:17 PM
News IconRating On Watch: Time To Neutral Viper Energy Partners (NASDAQ:VNOM), Mizuho Says. Stock Worth $17 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.whatsonthorold.com - October 7 at 7:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCoverage initiated on Viper Energy Partners by Mizuho (NASDAQ:VNOM)
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 7:44 PM
capitalcube.com logoViper Energy Partners LP breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : VNOM-US : October 6, 2016 (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.capitalcube.com - October 6 at 7:44 PM
streetinsider.com logoMizuho Securities Starts Viper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) at Neutral (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.streetinsider.com - October 6 at 7:25 AM
fidaily.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) Trading Down – Insiders Buying, Short Interest Falling (NASDAQ:VNOM)
www.fidaily.com - September 9 at 7:35 PM

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What is Viper Energy Partners LP's stock symbol?

Viper Energy Partners LP trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VNOM."

How often does Viper Energy Partners LP pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Viper Energy Partners LP?

Viper Energy Partners LP declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 7th. Investors of record on Friday, February 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.258 per share on Friday, February 24th. This represents a $1.03 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.86%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 15th. This is an increase from Viper Energy Partners LP's previous quarterly dividend of $0.21.

Where is Viper Energy Partners LP's stock going? Where will Viper Energy Partners LP's stock price be in 2017?

9 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Viper Energy Partners LP's shares. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $22.00. On average, they expect Viper Energy Partners LP's share price to reach $19.63 in the next year.

When will Viper Energy Partners LP announce their earnings?

Viper Energy Partners LP is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 1st 2017.

Who owns Viper Energy Partners LP stock?

Viper Energy Partners LP's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Wexford Capital LP (0.59%), RR Advisors LLC (0.29%), Lebenthal Asset Management LLC (0.09%), Castleark Management LLC (0.07%), Guggenheim Capital LLC (0.02%) and Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.02%). Company insiders that own Viper Energy Partners LP stock include Diamondback Energy, Inc, Elizabeth Moses, Michael L Hollis and Randall J Holder.

Who sold Viper Energy Partners LP stock? Who is selling Viper Energy Partners LP stock?

Viper Energy Partners LP's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Castleark Management LLC and Guggenheim Capital LLC.

Who bought Viper Energy Partners LP stock? Who is buying Viper Energy Partners LP stock?

Viper Energy Partners LP's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including RR Advisors LLC, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Wexford Capital LP, A.R.T. Advisors LLC and Lebenthal Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Viper Energy Partners LP stock in the last two years include Diamondback Energy, Inc, Elizabeth Moses, Michael L Hollis and Randall J Holder.

How do I buy Viper Energy Partners LP stock?

Shares of Viper Energy Partners LP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Viper Energy Partners LP stock cost?

One share of Viper Energy Partners LP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.61.

Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) Chart for Tuesday, February, 21, 2017


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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)

Last Updated on 2/21/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff