NASDAQ:VNOM - Viper Energy Partners Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $36.01 +0.82 (+2.33 %) (As of 02/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$35.19Today's Range$34.95 - $36.1552-Week Range$21.51 - $44.00Volume389,702 shsAverage Volume625,255 shsMarket Capitalization$4.47 billionP/E Ratio33.34Dividend Yield6.59%Beta1.31 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Viper Energy Partners LP owns, acquires, and exploits oil and natural gas properties in North America. The company holds mineral interests covering an area of approximately 43,843 net acres in the Permian Basin, West Texas. As of December 31, 2017, its estimated proved oil and natural gas reserves consisted of 38,246 thousand barrels of crude oil equivalent. Viper Energy Partners GP LLC operates as the general partner of the company. The company was founded in 2013 and is based in Midland, Texas. Viper Energy Partners LP is a subsidiary of Diamondback Energy, Inc. Receive VNOM News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for VNOM and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas Sub-IndustryN/A SectorOils/Energy Current SymbolNASDAQ:VNOM Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.viperenergy.com Phone432-221-7400Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.23 Current Ratio13.32 Quick Ratio13.32Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio33.34 Forward P/E Ratio180.05 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$288.82 million Price / Sales15.47 Cash Flow$1.4072 per share Price / Cash Flow25.59 Book Value$8.02 per share Price / Book4.49Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.08 Net Income$143.96 million Net Margins49.62% Return on Equity7.06% Return on Assets5.48%Miscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares124,071,000Market Cap$4.47 billion OptionableOptionable Viper Energy Partners (NASDAQ:VNOM) Frequently Asked Questions What is Viper Energy Partners' stock symbol? Viper Energy Partners trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VNOM." How often does Viper Energy Partners pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Viper Energy Partners? Viper Energy Partners announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 5th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, February 19th will be given a dividend of $0.51 per share on Monday, February 25th. This represents a $2.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.67%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 15th. View Viper Energy Partners' Dividend History. How were Viper Energy Partners' earnings last quarter? Viper Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:VNOM) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 5th. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.01) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.17. The oil and gas producer earned $73.67 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $81.53 million. Viper Energy Partners had a net margin of 49.62% and a return on equity of 7.06%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.37 earnings per share. View Viper Energy Partners' Earnings History. When is Viper Energy Partners' next earnings date? Viper Energy Partners is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Viper Energy Partners. What price target have analysts set for VNOM? 11 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Viper Energy Partners' stock. Their forecasts range from $33.00 to $52.00. On average, they anticipate Viper Energy Partners' share price to reach $43.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Viper Energy Partners. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Viper Energy Partners? 11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Viper Energy Partners in the last year. There are currently 10 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Viper Energy Partners. Has Viper Energy Partners been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about VNOM stock have trended neutral recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Viper Energy Partners earned a media sentiment score of 0.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Viper Energy Partners' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Viper Energy Partners include Rwe Ag Sp (RWEOY), Marathon Oil (MRO), Devon Energy (DVN), Apache (APA), GALP ENERGIA SG/ADR (GLPEY), TORAY INDUSTRIE/ADR (TRYIY), Cabot Oil & Gas (COG), Noble Energy (NBL), Cenovus Energy (CVE), Diamondback Energy (FANG), Cimarex Energy (XEC), Energen (EGN), Encana (ECA), Parsley Energy (PE) and WPX Energy (WPX). Who are Viper Energy Partners' key executives? Viper Energy Partners' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Steven Emory West, Exec. Chairman (Age 59)Mr. Travis D. Stice, CEO & Director (Age 57)Mr. Kaes Van't Hof, Pres (Age 32)Ms. Teresa L. Dick, Exec. VP, CFO & Assistant Sec. (Age 49)Mr. Adam T. Lawlis, Director, Investor Relations Who are Viper Energy Partners' major shareholders? Viper Energy Partners' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include HITE Hedge Asset Management LLC (1.40%), Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors LP (1.28%), CI Investments Inc. (1.17%), Raymond James & Associates (1.17%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (1.16%) and GW&K Investment Management LLC (0.48%). Company insiders that own Viper Energy Partners stock include Diamondback Energy, Inc, Hof Matthew Kaes Van't, Michael L Hollis, Russell Pantermuehl, Steven E West, Teresa L Dick and Travis D Stice. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Viper Energy Partners. Which major investors are selling Viper Energy Partners stock? VNOM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wexford Capital LP, Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors LP, Boston Partners, Scholtz & Company LLC, GW&K Investment Management LLC, Barclays PLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP and Advisor Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Viper Energy Partners. Which major investors are buying Viper Energy Partners stock? VNOM stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CI Investments Inc., HITE Hedge Asset Management LLC, Eagle Asset Management Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Requisite Energy Fund I LP, Spirit of America Management Corp NY, Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C. and State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D. Company insiders that have bought Viper Energy Partners stock in the last two years include Diamondback Energy, Inc, Hof Matthew Kaes Van't, Michael L Hollis, Russell Pantermuehl, Steven E West, Teresa L Dick and Travis D Stice. View Insider Buying and Selling for Viper Energy Partners. How do I buy shares of Viper Energy Partners? Shares of VNOM 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 Viper Energy Partners' stock price today? One share of VNOM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $36.01. How big of a company is Viper Energy Partners? Viper Energy Partners has a market capitalization of $4.47 billion and generates $288.82 million in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $143.96 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.08 on an earnings per share basis. What is Viper Energy Partners' official website? The official website for Viper Energy Partners is http://www.viperenergy.com. How can I contact Viper Energy Partners? Viper Energy Partners' mailing address is 500 WEST TEXAS AVENUE SUITE 1200, MIDLAND TX, 79701. The oil and gas producer can be reached via phone at 432-221-7400 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Viper Energy Partners (NASDAQ VNOM)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 326 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 295 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 621MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Viper Energy Partners and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VNOM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VNOM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why do company’s buyback their stock?