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: Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Exploration and Production
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:VNOM
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.viperenergy.com/
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $2.07 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 113,863,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $18.29
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $17.24
  • 52 Week Range: $13.53 - $19.83
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.02
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.13
  • P/E Growth: 0.64
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $118.19 million
  • Price / Sales: 17.50
  • Book Value: $7.04 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.58
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.33
  • Dividend Yield: 5.8%
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: $104.04 million
  • Net Margins: 60.48%
  • Return on Equity: 12.88%
  • Return on Assets: 12.14%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.12%
  • Current Ratio: 9.54%
  • Quick Ratio: 9.54%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 200,509 shs.
  • Beta: 0.99
  • Short Ratio: 0.5
 

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 Wednesday, August 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, August 17th will be given a dividend of $0.332 per share on Thursday, August 24th. This represents a $1.33 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.31%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 15th. This is an increase from Viper Energy Partners LP's previous quarterly dividend of $0.30. View Viper Energy Partners LP's Dividend History.

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

Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 1st. The company reported $0.23 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.01. The business earned $36.62 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $35.79 million. Viper Energy Partners LP had a net margin of 60.48% and a return on equity of 12.88%. 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 Tuesday, October, 24th 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?

10 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Viper Energy Partners LP's stock. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $24.00. On average, they expect Viper Energy Partners LP's stock price to reach $21.56 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 are Viper Energy Partners LP's key executives?

Viper Energy Partners LP's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Steven E. West, Executive Chairman of the Board of Viper Energy Partners GP LLC
  • Kaes Van't Hof, President of Viper Energy Partners GP LLC, the general partner of Viper Energy Partners LP
  • Travis D. Stice, Chief Executive Officer, Director of Viper Energy Partners GP LLC
  • Teresa L. Dick, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Assistant Secretary of Viper Energy Partners GP LLC
  • Randall J. Holder, Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary of Viper Energy Partners GP LLC
  • Russell D. Pantermuehl, Vice President - Reservoir Engineering of Viper Energy Partners GP LLC
  • Michael L. Hollis, Director of Viper Energy Partners GP LLC
  • James L. Rubin, Director of Viper Energy Partners GP LLC
  • Rosalind Redfern Grover, Independent Director of Viper Energy Partners GP LLC
  • W. Wesley Perry, Independent Director of Viper Energy Partners GP LLC

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.

What is Viper Energy Partners LP's stock price today?

One share of Viper Energy Partners LP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.16.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ VNOM)
Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  166 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  158 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  324
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Viper Energy Partners LP and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 8 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $21.56 (18.70% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
Price Target History for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
Analysts' Ratings History for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/16/2017Barclays PLCSet Price TargetBuy$18.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
10/12/2017Northland SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$24.00N/AView Rating Details
10/4/2017Imperial CapitalReiterated RatingIn-Line$21.00 -> $23.00N/AView Rating Details
9/18/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesLower Price TargetOverweight$22.00 -> $20.00LowView Rating Details
9/10/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$20.00LowView Rating Details
8/23/2017MizuhoUpgradeNeutral -> BuyHighView Rating Details
7/25/2017ScotiabankUpgradeSector Perform -> Outperform$20.00 -> $22.00LowView Rating Details
6/2/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$22.00LowView Rating Details
3/31/2017Citigroup Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$20.00MediumView Rating Details
2/21/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> Strong-Buy$23.00N/AView Rating Details
10/15/2016WunderlichReiterated RatingBuy$20.00N/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
(Data available from 10/24/2015 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
10/24/2017Q3 2017$0.22N/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2017Q2 2017$0.22$0.23$35.79 million$36.62 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
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)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q3 20171$0.21$0.21$0.21
Q4 20171$0.22$0.22$0.22
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM)
Most Recent Dividend:8/24/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.33
Dividend Yield:7.32%
Payout Ratio:175.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
141.49% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
110.83% (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
8/2/2017quarterly$0.337.55%8/15/20178/17/20178/24/2017
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: 15.59%
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
8/18/2017Michael L HollisDirectorBuy2,500$16.07$40,175.00View SEC Filing  
7/21/2017Diamondback Energy, Inc.DirectorBuy700,000$14.38$10,066,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/21/2017Hof Matthew Kaes Van'tPresidentBuy3,080$14.75$45,430.00View SEC Filing  
7/21/2017Russell PantermuehlVPBuy18,487$14.75$272,683.25View SEC Filing  
7/21/2017Teresa L DickCFOBuy1,540$14.75$22,715.00View SEC Filing  
7/21/2017Travis D SticeCEOBuy30,811$14.75$454,462.25View SEC Filing  
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)

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