Antero Resources Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:AR)

About Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR)

Antero Resources Corporation logoAntero Resources Corporation is an oil and natural gas company. The Company is engaged in the exploration, development and acquisition of natural gas, natural gas liquids (NGLs) and oil properties located in the Appalachian Basin. The Company's segments include the exploration, development and production of natural gas, NGLs and oil; gathering and processing; water handling and treatment, and marketing of excess firm transportation capacity. The Company's subsidiary, Antero Midstream Partners LP (Antero Midstream) is a master limited partnership, which owns, operates and develops midstream energy infrastructure primarily to service its production and completion activity. Its exploration and development activities are supported by the natural gas gathering and compression assets of its subsidiary, Antero Midstream, as well as by third party gathering and compression arrangements. It also has access to additional low-pressure and high-pressure pipelines.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Exploration and Production
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:AR
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $6.4 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 315,469,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $19.47
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $21.22
  • 52 Week Range: $18.23 - $28.30
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 472.09
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.13
  • P/E Growth: 3.42
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $2.75 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.33
  • Book Value: $24.29 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.84
  • EBIDTA: $1.36 billion
  • Net Margins: 0.48%
  • Return on Equity: 1.44%
  • Return on Assets: 0.78%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.64%
  • Current Ratio: 1.06%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.06%
  • Average Volume: 3.14 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.95
  • Short Ratio: 6.92

Frequently Asked Questions for Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR)

What is Antero Resources Corporation's stock symbol?

Antero Resources Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AR."

How were Antero Resources Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 2nd. The company reported ($0.04) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.03) by $0.01. The company earned $736 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $778.55 million. Antero Resources Corporation had a return on equity of 1.44% and a net margin of 0.48%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 1.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.14 earnings per share. View Antero Resources Corporation's Earnings History.

When will Antero Resources Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

Antero Resources Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Antero Resources Corporation.

Where is Antero Resources Corporation's stock going? Where will Antero Resources Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

21 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Antero Resources Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $23.00 to $38.00. On average, they expect Antero Resources Corporation's share price to reach $30.19 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Antero Resources Corporation.

What are analysts saying about Antero Resources Corporation stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Antero Resources Corporation stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Antero Resources Corporation is an independent oil and natural gas company. It is primarily engaged in the exploitation, development and acquisition of unconventional oil and liquids-rich natural gas properties primarily located in the Appalachian Basin in West Virginia, Ohio and Pennsylvania. Antero Resources Corporation is headquartered in Denver, Colorado. " (7/24/2017)
  • 2. KLR Group analysts commented, "We are decreasing our AR target price $4 to $35 per share due to the increase in cost of capital related to compression in the midstream EBITDA trading multiple. Our composite weighted average cost-of-capital values the midstream business at ~11x next year's cash generation." (3/1/2017)

Are investors shorting Antero Resources Corporation?

Antero Resources Corporation saw a increase in short interest in August. As of August 15th, there was short interest totalling 30,742,536 shares, an increase of 14.7% from the July 31st total of 26,806,442 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,522,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 8.7 days. Approximately 14.5% of the shares of the company are sold short.

Who are some of Antero Resources Corporation's key competitors?

Who are Antero Resources Corporation's key executives?

Antero Resources Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Paul M. Rady, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Glen C. Warren Jr., President, Chief Financial Officer, Secretary, Director
  • Michael N. Kennedy, Senior Vice President - Finance
  • Alvyn A. Schopp, Chief Administrative Officer, Regional Senior Vice President, Treasurer
  • Kevin J. Kilstrom, Senior Vice President — Production
  • Ward D. McNeilly, Senior Vice President — Reserves , Planning and Midstream
  • Peter Randall Kagan, Lead Independent Director
  • Robert J. Clark, Independent Director
  • Richard Webster Connor, Independent Director
  • Benjamin A. Hardesty, Independent Director

Who owns Antero Resources Corporation stock?

Antero Resources Corporation's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Warburg Pincus LLC (18.01%), Vanguard Group Inc. (5.64%), BlackRock Inc. (3.22%), Sound Shore Management Inc. CT (2.98%), State Street Corp (2.60%) and Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC (2.12%). Company insiders that own Antero Resources Corporation stock include Alvyn A Schopp, Benjamin A Hardesty, Glen C Warren, Jr, James R Levy, K Phil Yoo, Kevin J Kilstrom, Paul M Rady, Richard W Connor and Ward D Mcneilly. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Antero Resources Corporation.

Who sold Antero Resources Corporation stock? Who is selling Antero Resources Corporation stock?

Antero Resources Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Old Mutual Global Investors UK Ltd., First Trust Advisors LP, Stevens Capital Management LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Cobalt Capital Management Inc. and Hamilton Lane Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Antero Resources Corporation stock in the last year include Alvyn A Schopp, K Phil Yoo and Ward D Mcneilly. View Insider Buying and Selling for Antero Resources Corporation.

Who bought Antero Resources Corporation stock? Who is buying Antero Resources Corporation stock?

Antero Resources Corporation's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Henderson Group PLC, Sound Shore Management Inc. CT, BlackRock Inc., Caymus Capital Partners L.P., Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and State Street Corp. Company insiders that have bought Antero Resources Corporation stock in the last two years include Benjamin A Hardesty, Paul M Rady and Richard W Connor. View Insider Buying and Selling for Antero Resources Corporation.

How do I buy Antero Resources Corporation stock?

Shares of Antero Resources Corporation 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 Antero Resources Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Antero Resources Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.30.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE AR)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  472 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  333 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  805
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Antero Resources Corporation 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 Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Ratings, 14 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.76)
Consensus Price Target: $30.19 (48.71% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/12/2017Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingHold$25.00HighView Rating Details
9/10/2017Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$38.00MediumView Rating Details
9/3/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$33.00LowView Rating Details
8/22/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetBuy$26.00MediumView Rating Details
8/10/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy$24.00LowView Rating Details
8/8/2017Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$25.00 -> $23.00MediumView Rating Details
8/3/2017Capital One Financial CorporationReiterated RatingOverweightMediumView Rating Details
7/21/2017Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetBuy$34.00 -> $27.00LowView Rating Details
7/21/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHold$25.00LowView Rating Details
6/15/2017Wolfe ResearchDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformHighView Rating Details
4/19/2017Evercore ISIDowngradeOutperformHighView Rating Details
3/31/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
3/16/2017GuggenheimUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$34.00MediumView Rating Details
3/1/2017KLR GroupReiterated RatingBuy$35.00N/AView Rating Details
1/13/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$32.00N/AView Rating Details
1/3/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeOutperform -> Strong-Buy$33.00 -> $38.00N/AView Rating Details
12/9/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> AccumulateN/AView Rating Details
11/21/2016Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeHold -> Buy$27.00 -> $30.00N/AView Rating Details
10/28/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncUpgradeNeutral -> Positive$35.00N/AView Rating Details
10/19/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$29.00N/AView Rating Details
9/28/2016GMP SecuritiesInitiated CoverageHold$29.00N/AView Rating Details
8/11/2016Morgan StanleySet Price TargetHold$39.00N/AView Rating Details
7/18/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
4/15/2016Tudor PickeringUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
2/23/2016SimmonsDowngradeOverweight -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
2/17/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.UpgradeReduce -> Neutral$21.00 -> $26.00N/AView Rating Details
2/4/2016Howard WeilBoost Price Target$23.00 -> $31.00N/AView Rating Details
1/14/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$47.00N/AView Rating Details
11/17/2015Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageBuy$28.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR)
Earnings by Quarter for Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR)
Earnings History by Quarter for Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE AR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/24/2017N/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2017Q2 2017($0.03)($0.04)$778.55 million$736.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2017Q1 2017$0.01$0.18$762.70 million$801.65 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/28/2017Q416$0.13$0.16$772.83 million$887.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q316$0.12$0.18$695.90 million$1.44 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2016Q2$0.11$0.14$676.46 million$376.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.09$0.17$674.60 million$765.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q4$0.02$0.20$603.56 million$905.12 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q3$0.04$0.05$557.93 million$570.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q2($0.08)$0.06$563.08 million$574.82 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q414$0.22$0.27$603.90 million$654.97 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2015Q4 2014$0.23$0.21$548.85 million$585.13 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.33$0.27$514.45 million$762.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.39$0.29$457.30 million$387.14 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/29/2014$0.35$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$0.35$0.34$388.39 million$61.45 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2014Q1$0.25$0.28$327.66 million$480.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.11
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173($0.01)$0.07$0.03
Q2 20174($0.05)$0.07$0.01
Q3 20173($0.03)$0.03$0.01
Q4 20173$0.01$0.09$0.06
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 10.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 93.59%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/1/2017K. Phil YooInsiderSell3,785$20.55$77,781.75View SEC Filing  
6/15/2017Ward D. McneillyInsiderSell24,000$22.05$529,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2017Paul M. RadyInsiderBuy500,000$21.11$10,555,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/5/2017K. Phil YooInsiderSell2,000$25.00$50,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2016Alvyn A. SchoppInsiderSell40,000$26.70$1,068,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2016Richard W ConnorDirectorBuy4,000$26.04$104,160.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2016Ward D. McneillyInsiderSell28,037$27.35$766,811.95View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016Glen C. Warren, Jr.InsiderSell1,000,000$27.38$27,380,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/14/2016Kevin J KilstromVPSell10,000$28.36$283,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016K. Phil YooInsiderSell2,612$23.54$61,486.48View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Ward D McneillySVPSell25,000$23.47$586,750.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016James R LevyDirectorSell4,902,679$21.50$105,407,598.50View SEC Filing  
12/10/2015Ward D McneillyVPSell14,000$19.51$273,140.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2015Benjamin A HardestyDirectorBuy1,000$20.14$20,140.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2015Ward D McneillyVPSell9,312$20.56$191,454.72View SEC Filing  
5/14/2015Christopher Reid ManningDirectorSell312,783$43.03$13,459,052.49View SEC Filing  
10/16/2013Christopher Reid ManningDirectorSell3,409,091$42.02$143,250,003.82View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR)
Latest Headlines for Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR)
DateHeadline logo$792.24 Million in Sales Expected for Antero Resources Corporation (AR) This Quarter - September 20 at 8:50 AM logoFirst Week of AR May 2018 Options Trading - Nasdaq - September 19 at 4:02 PM logoWill US Natural Gas Consumption Outweigh Production? - September 18 at 4:25 PM logo Brokerages Expect Antero Resources Corporation (AR) to Announce $0.03 Earnings Per Share - September 18 at 2:28 PM logoWill the Weather Drive US Natural Gas Futures? - September 15 at 9:21 PM logoAntero Resources Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AR-US : September 14, 2017 - September 14 at 4:37 PM logoCritical Contrast: Antero Resources Corporation (AR) and The Competition - September 14 at 6:06 AM logoAntero Resources Corporation (AR) Given "Hold" Rating at Cowen and Company - September 12 at 7:36 PM logoAre Gas-Weighted Stocks Tracking the Fall in Natural Gas Prices? - September 12 at 4:14 PM logoFinancial Comparison: Antero Resources Corporation (AR) vs. its Rivals - September 12 at 8:26 AM logoETFs with exposure to Antero Resources Corp. : September 12, 2017 - September 12 at 1:55 AM logoChesapeake Energy’s Valuation Compared to Its Peers - September 11 at 3:50 PM logoResearch Analysts Issue Forecasts for Antero Resources Corporation's FY2017 Earnings (AR) - September 11 at 4:24 AM logoRobert W. Baird Reaffirms Buy Rating for Antero Resources Corporation (AR) - September 10 at 11:30 AM logoAntero Resources Corp. :AR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 8, 2017 - September 8 at 4:23 PM logoAntero Resources Corporation (AR) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - September 6 at 4:46 AM logoAntero Resources Corporation (AR) Presents At Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference - Slideshow - September 5 at 10:40 PM logoNatural Gas above $3: Which Gas–Weighted Stocks Could Gain? - September 5 at 5:36 PM logoAntero Resources Corporation (AR) Downgraded by ValuEngine - September 3 at 10:10 PM logoAntero Resources Corporation (AR) Receives Buy Rating from KeyCorp - September 3 at 5:12 PM logoAnalyzing Antero Resources Corporation (AR) and Cimarex Energy (XEC) - September 3 at 4:26 PM logoKeyCorp Comments on Antero Resources Corporation's Q3 2017 Earnings (AR) - September 1 at 7:28 AM logoOil Rig Count Effect: Natural Gas Could Rise - August 31 at 3:50 PM logoFY2017 Earnings Forecast for Antero Resources Corporation Issued By KeyCorp (AR) - August 31 at 10:12 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Antero Resources Corporation (AR) to Post $0.05 Earnings Per Share - August 31 at 2:24 AM logoAntero Resources Corporation (AR) Sees Large Growth in Short Interest - August 30 at 1:50 AM logoHurricane Harvey Could Impact Natural Gas Prices - August 28 at 4:05 PM logoWhy the Rig Count Could Limit Natural Gas’s Upside - August 24 at 4:03 PM logoWill US Natural Gas Production Surpass Consumption? - August 18 at 4:06 PM logoNatural Gas Traders Can’t Ignore Rising Rigs - August 17 at 5:26 PM logoWhich Gas-Weighted Stocks Should Be on Your Radar? - August 16 at 4:14 PM logoWhat to Expect from US Natural Gas Inventories - August 14 at 4:23 PM logoAntero Resources Corporation (AR) Given a $24.00 Price Target at BMO Capital Markets - August 13 at 6:32 PM logoAntero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - August 12 at 4:32 AM logoWhy Natural Gas Recovery Could Affect Gas-Weighted Stocks - August 9 at 4:10 PM logoBarclays PLC Cuts Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR) Price Target to $23.00 - August 8 at 5:44 PM logoAntero Resources Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial and Operational Results and Increases 2017 Production ... - PR Newswire (press release) - August 4 at 9:21 PM logoAntero Resources Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:AR) : August 5, 2017 - August 4 at 9:21 PM logoMild US Weather Could Impact Natural Gas Demand - August 4 at 4:20 PM logoAntero Resources Corporation (AR) Rating Reiterated by Capital One Financial Corporation - August 4 at 10:08 AM logoEdited Transcript of AR earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-17 3:00pm GMT - August 4 at 3:28 AM logoAntero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR) Insider K. Phil Yoo Sells 3,785 Shares - August 3 at 10:56 PM logoAntero Resources' (AR) CEO Paul Rady on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha - August 3 at 10:25 PM logoInvestor Network: ANTERO RESOURCES Corp to Host Earnings Call - August 3 at 5:23 PM logoOil Rigs: How They Could Accelerate Natural Gas’s Fall - August 3 at 5:23 PM logoAntero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Scotiabank - August 3 at 4:16 PM logoAntero Resources reports 2Q loss - August 3 at 2:56 AM logoAntero Resources Corporation (AR) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.07 EPS - August 2 at 10:08 PM logoAntero Resources Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial and Operational Results and Increases 2017 Production Guidance - August 2 at 4:50 PM logoAntero Resources Announces 14% Increase in Estimated Mid-Year 3P Reserves - August 2 at 4:50 PM



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