Viper Energy Partners LP Company Profile (NASDAQ:VNOM)

About Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)

Viper Energy Partners LP logoViper Energy Partners LP is engaged in owning, acquiring and exploiting oil and natural gas properties in North America. The Company's assets are located in the Permian Basin of West Texas. As of December 31, 2016, the Permian Basin consisted of approximately 85,000 square miles. As of December 31, 2016, its assets consisted of mineral interests underlying 107,568 gross acres in the Permian Basin. As of December 31, 2016, there were 545 vertical wells and 190 horizontal wells producing on this acreage. As of December 31, 2016, its estimated proved oil and natural gas reserves of its assets was 31,435 thousand barrels of crude oil equivalent (MBOE). As of December 31, 2016, the Company's proved reserves were approximately 68% oil, 18% natural gas liquids and 14% natural gas. In addition to its mineral interests, the Company owns a minor equity interest in an entity that owns mineral, overriding royalty, net profits, leasehold and other similar interests.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Independent Oil & Gas
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:VNOM
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.viperenergy.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $1.71 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 97,575,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $17.70
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $16.99
  • 52 Week Range: $13.53 - $19.91
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 45.93
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.11
  • P/E Growth: 0.45
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $98.6 million
  • Price / Sales: 17.32
  • Book Value: $7.09 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.47
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.83
  • Dividend Yield: 6.8%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $86.22 million
  • 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%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 114,698 shs.
  • Beta: 0.85
  • Short Ratio: 3.75
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 4th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.302 per share on Thursday, May 25th. This represents a $1.21 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.90%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 16th. This is a boost from Viper Energy Partners LP's previous quarterly dividend of $0.26. View Viper Energy Partners LP's Dividend History.

How were Viper Energy Partners LP's earnings last quarter?

Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 2nd. The company reported $0.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.03. The company earned $33.65 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $29.06 million. Viper Energy Partners LP had a positive return on equity of 5.24% and a negative net margin of 31.23%. View Viper Energy Partners LP's Earnings History.

When will Viper Energy Partners LP make its next earnings announcement?

Viper Energy Partners LP is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 31st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Viper Energy Partners LP.

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

9 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Viper Energy Partners LP's stock. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate Viper Energy Partners LP's stock price to reach $20.33 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Viper Energy Partners LP.

Who are some of Viper Energy Partners LP's key competitors?

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 shareholders include Wellington Management Group LLP (6.80%), Boston Partners (2.28%), CI Global Investments Inc. (2.08%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.64%), FMR LLC (1.31%) and Bank of America Corp DE (0.99%). Company insiders that own Viper Energy Partners LP stock include Diamondback Energy, Inc, Elizabeth Moses, Michael L Hollis, Randall J Holder and Steven E West. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Viper Energy Partners LP.

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 Atlantic Trust Group LLC, Sei Investments Co., SG Americas Securities LLC, Scholtz & Company LLC and KCG Holdings Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Viper Energy Partners LP.

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

Viper Energy Partners LP's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wellington Management Group LLP, FMR LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., HITE Hedge Asset Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Boston Partners and Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors LP. Company insiders that have bought Viper Energy Partners LP stock in the last two years include Diamondback Energy, Inc, Elizabeth Moses, Michael L Hollis, Randall J Holder and Steven E West. View Insider Buying and Selling for Viper Energy Partners LP.

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 $17.50.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.89)
Consensus Price Target: $20.33 (16.19% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/27/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesInitiated CoverageBuy$22.00N/AView Rating Details
3/31/2017Citigroup IncInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$20.00MediumView Rating Details
3/27/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingHold$20.00LowView Rating Details
2/21/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> Strong-Buy$23.00N/AView Rating Details
1/31/2017Credit Suisse Group AGUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$21.00N/AView Rating Details
10/15/2016WunderlichReiterated RatingBuy$20.00N/AView Rating Details
10/11/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$21.00 -> $18.00N/AView Rating Details
10/5/2016MizuhoInitiated CoverageNeutral$17.00N/AView Rating Details
7/11/2016SimmonsReiterated RatingOverweight$22.00N/AView Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
2/26/2016Eurobank EFGLower Price TargetBuy$19.00 -> $17.00N/AView Rating Details
1/25/2016Tudor PickeringUpgradeAccumulate -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
11/5/2015Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$19.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
9/17/2015EuroPacific CanadaInitiated CoverageBuy$19.00N/AView Rating Details
8/14/2015Howard WeilLower Price Target$24.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
8/7/2015Northland SecuritiesLower Price TargetOutperform$25.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/28/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
Earnings by Quarter for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
Earnings History by Quarter for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/31/2017        
5/2/2017Q1 2017$0.19$0.22$29.06 million$33.65 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/14/2017Q4 2016$0.15$0.19$27.21 million$27.92 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2016Q3$0.10$0.12$20.43 million$20.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q1$0.03($0.29)$15.42 million$14.19 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$0.14$21.33 million$21.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2014$0.16$0.14$21.98 million$22.77 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014$0.10$0.01$18.40 million$17.25 millionViewN/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: $0.98 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.24 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
Most Recent Dividend:5/25/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.83
Dividend Yield:4.74%
Payout Ratio:-286.21% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
84.69% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
66.94% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)

Dividend History by Quarter for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/4/2017quarterly$0.306.94%5/16/20175/18/20175/25/2017
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 and Institutional Ownership History for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 12.88%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/18/2017Michael L HollisDirectorBuy1,328$17.71$23,518.88View SEC Filing  
5/17/2017Steven E WestDirectorBuy14,000$17.83$249,620.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2017Michael L HollisDirectorBuy2,917$17.71$51,660.07View SEC Filing  
5/5/2017Michael L HollisDirectorBuy1,389$18.00$25,002.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2017Michael L HollisDirectorBuy2,840$17.60$49,984.00View SEC Filing  
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

Headline Trends for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
Latest Headlines for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Coverage Initiated at Piper Jaffray Companies
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 27 at 8:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 10:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 6:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Viper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Director Purchases 1,328 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 1:28 PM
thestreet.com logoViper Energy Partners Named Top Dividend Stock With Insider Buying And 6.89% Yield (VNOM)
www.thestreet.com - May 19 at 1:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoViper Energy Partners LP breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VNOM-US : May 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 1:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Viper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Director Purchases 14,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 1:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Viper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Director Purchases 2,917 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 4:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Director Purchases $25,002.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 4:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Upgraded to Hold by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 9:08 AM
seekingalpha.com logoViper Energy Partners LP 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - May 6 at 1:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Viper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $32.3 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 1:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.30
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 7:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoViper Energy Partners LP breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : VNOM-US : May 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 9:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of VNOM earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-17 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 11:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.20 Earnings Per Share Expected for Viper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 8:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Releases Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 3:07 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Viper Energy Partners LP, a unit of Diamondback Energy, reports Q1 financial and operating results
www.reuters.com - May 3 at 9:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Viper Energy Partners LP to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 9:53 AM
marketbeat.com logoViper Energy beats Street 1Q forecasts
marketbeat.com - May 2 at 7:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFavorable Press Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Impact Viper Energy Partners (VNOM) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 2:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Set to Announce Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 7:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners (VNOM) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 11:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 6:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Lowered to "Strong Sell" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 5:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners (VNOM) Earning Positive News Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 10:16 AM
nasdaq.com logoViper Energy Partners LP, a Subsidiary of Diamondback Energy, Inc., Schedules ...
www.nasdaq.com - April 25 at 8:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners (VNOM) Given Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.56
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 9:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoViper Energy Partners LP – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:VNOM) : April 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 8:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoViper Energy Partners LP breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : VNOM-US : April 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 12:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners (VNOM) Receives Daily News Impact Rating of 0.39
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 3:09 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Stock Rating Upgraded by TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 8:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners (VNOM) Earns Media Impact Rating of 0.16
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 8:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.18 EPS Expected for Viper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 12 at 4:09 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 12:13 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Coverage Initiated at Citigroup Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 8:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Citigroup Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 12:20 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoViper Energy Partners LP, a Subsidiary of Diamondback Energy, Inc., Announces Appointment to the Board of Directors
feeds.benzinga.com - March 29 at 4:47 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoVIPER ENERGY PARTNERS LP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
biz.yahoo.com - March 28 at 10:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoScotiabank Reaffirms Hold Rating for Viper Energy Partners LP (VNOM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 9:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoViper Energy Partners LP (VNOM) Director Buys $49,984.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 1:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVIPER ENERGY PARTNERS LP Financials
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 3:18 AM
seekingalpha.com logoViper Energy Partners LP's (VNOM) CEO Travis Stice on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
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
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
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 6:29 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Viper Energy Partners LP Earnings Release - After Market Close
biz.yahoo.com - February 14 at 3:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Earnings Season Could Be Great for Viper Energy (VNOM)
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 9:58 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoViper Energy Partners upgraded by Credit Suisse
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 2 at 6:37 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoViper Energy Partners LP, a Subsidiary of Diamondback Energy, Inc., Prices Upsized Public Offering of Common Units
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
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 18 at 8:55 PM

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