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NYSE:CHK - Chesapeake Energy Stock Price, Forecast & News

$0.79
+0.01 (+1.28 %)
(As of 12/15/2019 01:37 PM ET)
Today's Range
$0.77
Now: $0.79
$0.82
50-Day Range
$0.56
MA: $0.90
$1.56
52-Week Range
$0.55
Now: $0.79
$3.57
Volume63.12 million shs
Average Volume75.42 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.54 billion
P/E Ratio0.88
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.25
Chesapeake Energy Corporation engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of properties for the production of oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids (NGL) from underground reservoirs in the United States. The company holds interests in natural gas resource plays, including the Marcellus in Northern Appalachian Basin in Pennsylvania; Haynesville located in Northwestern Louisiana; Eagle Ford in South Texas; Brazos Valley in Southeast Texas; Powder River Basin in Wyoming; and Mid-Continent in Anadarko Basin of northwestern Oklahoma. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production
SectorOils/Energy
CUSIP16516710
Phone405-848-8000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$10.23 billion
Cash Flow$2.25 per share
Book Value($1.32) per share

Profitability

Net Income$873 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,350
Outstanding Shares1,954,160,000
Market Cap$1.54 billion
Next Earnings Date2/26/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Chesapeake Energy (NYSE:CHK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Chesapeake Energy's stock symbol?

Chesapeake Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CHK."

How were Chesapeake Energy's earnings last quarter?

Chesapeake Energy Co. (NYSE:CHK) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 5th. The oil and gas exploration company reported ($0.11) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.09) by $0.02. The oil and gas exploration company earned $1.17 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.15 billion. Chesapeake Energy had a net margin of 5.46% and a return on equity of 9.01%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 2.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.19 earnings per share. View Chesapeake Energy's Earnings History.

When is Chesapeake Energy's next earnings date?

Chesapeake Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 26th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Chesapeake Energy.

What price target have analysts set for CHK?

15 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Chesapeake Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $0.50 to $5.00. On average, they expect Chesapeake Energy's stock price to reach $2.24 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 184.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Chesapeake Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Chesapeake Energy?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Chesapeake Energy in the last year. There are currently 6 sell ratings, 8 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Chesapeake Energy.

Has Chesapeake Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about CHK stock have trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Chesapeake Energy earned a media sentiment score of -1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the oil and gas exploration company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Chesapeake Energy.

Are investors shorting Chesapeake Energy?

Chesapeake Energy saw a decrease in short interest in October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 244,320,000 shares, a decrease of 17.3% from the September 30th total of 295,550,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 64,230,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.8 days. Approximately 20.2% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Chesapeake Energy's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Chesapeake Energy's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Chesapeake Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Chesapeake Energy investors own include Bank of America (BAC), General Electric (GE), Ford Motor (F), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), AT&T (T), Alibaba Group (BABA), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

Who are Chesapeake Energy's key executives?

Chesapeake Energy's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert Douglas Lawler, Pres, CEO & Non Independent Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Domenic J. Dell'Osso Jr., Exec. VP & CFO (Age 42)
  • Mr. Mikell J. Pigott, Exec. VP of Operations & Technical Services (Age 45)
  • Mr. James R. Webb, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 51)
  • Mr. Frank J. Patterson, Exec. VP of Exploration & Production (Age 60)

Who are Chesapeake Energy's major shareholders?

Chesapeake Energy's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Millennium Management LLC (1.33%), Algebris UK Ltd (0.26%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.27%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.17%), Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI (0.15%) and California Public Employees Retirement System (0.13%). Company insiders that own Chesapeake Energy stock include Archie W Dunham, Domenic J Dell'osso Jr, Frank J Patterson, James R Webb, Ngp Energy Capital Management,, R Brad Martin, Robert D Lawler, Thomas L Ryan and William M Buergler. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Chesapeake Energy.

Which major investors are selling Chesapeake Energy stock?

CHK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Voya Investment Management LLC, Stifel Financial Corp, North Star Asset Management Inc., New York State Teachers Retirement System, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC and Janney Montgomery Scott LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Chesapeake Energy.

Which major investors are buying Chesapeake Energy stock?

CHK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Algebris UK Ltd, First Trust Advisors LP, Iberiabank Corp, California Public Employees Retirement System, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, Pacer Advisors Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Cumberland Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Chesapeake Energy stock in the last two years include Archie W Dunham, Domenic J Dell'osso Jr, Frank J Patterson, James R Webb, R Brad Martin, Robert D Lawler, Thomas L Ryan and William M Buergler. View Insider Buying and Selling for Chesapeake Energy.

How do I buy shares of Chesapeake Energy?

Shares of CHK 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Chesapeake Energy's stock price today?

One share of CHK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.79.

How big of a company is Chesapeake Energy?

Chesapeake Energy has a market capitalization of $1.54 billion and generates $10.23 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas exploration company earns $873 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.90 on an earnings per share basis. Chesapeake Energy employs 2,350 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Chesapeake Energy.

What is Chesapeake Energy's official website?

The official website for Chesapeake Energy is http://www.chk.com/.

How can I contact Chesapeake Energy?

Chesapeake Energy's mailing address is 6100 N WESTERN AVE, OKLAHOMA CITY OK, 73118. The oil and gas exploration company can be reached via phone at 405-848-8000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Chesapeake Energy (NYSE CHK)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  917 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,348 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,265
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Chesapeake Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CHK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CHK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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