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NYSE:CHKChesapeake Energy Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.94 (+7.17 %)
(As of 06/4/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $14.05
50-Day Range
MA: $16.14
52-Week Range
Now: $14.05
Volume1.40 million shs
Average Volume1.24 million shs
Market Capitalization$137.45 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
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. As of December 31, 2018, it owned interests in approximately 13,200 oil and natural gas wells; and had estimated proved reserves of 1,448 one million barrels of oil equivalent. Chesapeake Energy Corporation was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.6Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.25 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.49 billion
Cash Flow$200.71 per share
Book Value$283.50 per share


Net Income$-308,000,000.00


Market Cap$137.45 million
Next Earnings Date8/4/2020 (Estimated)

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Chesapeake Energy (NYSE:CHK) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Chesapeake Energy's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Chesapeake Energy's stock was trading at $0.1503 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CHK stock has increased by 9,248.0% and is now trading at $14.05. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Chesapeake Energy?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Chesapeake Energy in the last year. There are currently 10 sell ratings and 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Sell." View analyst ratings for Chesapeake Energy.

When is Chesapeake Energy's next earnings date?

Chesapeake Energy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 4th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Chesapeake Energy.

How were Chesapeake Energy's earnings last quarter?

Chesapeake Energy Co. (NYSE:CHK) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 26th. The oil and gas exploration company reported ($8.00) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($12.00) by $4.00. The oil and gas exploration company had revenue of $969 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.21 billion. Chesapeake Energy had a negative return on equity of 30.44% and a negative net margin of 96.80%. View Chesapeake Energy's earnings history.

When did Chesapeake Energy's stock split? How did Chesapeake Energy's stock split work?

Shares of Chesapeake Energy reverse split before market open on Wednesday, April 15th 2020. The 1-200 reverse split was announced on Monday, April 13th 2020. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the closing bell on Tuesday, April 14th 2020. An investor that had 100 shares of Chesapeake Energy stock prior to the reverse split would have 1 shares after the split.

What price target have analysts set for CHK?

13 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Chesapeake Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $100.00 to $400.00. On average, they anticipate Chesapeake Energy's stock price to reach $241.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 1,620.0% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Chesapeake Energy.

Has Chesapeake Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about CHK stock have trended negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded 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 -2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the oil and gas exploration company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutChesapeake Energy.

Are investors shorting Chesapeake Energy?

Chesapeake Energy saw a decline in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,580,000 shares, a decline of 43.6% from the April 30th total of 6,350,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,450,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.5 days. Currently, 43.5% of the company's shares 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 General Electric (GE), Bank of America (BAC), Ford Motor (F), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA) and Exxon Mobil (XOM).

Who are Chesapeake Energy's key executives?

Chesapeake Energy's management team includes the following 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)

What is Chesapeake Energy's stock symbol?

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

Who are Chesapeake Energy's major shareholders?

Chesapeake Energy's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include First Trust Advisors LP (165.45%), Geode Capital Management LLC (140.77%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (75.26%), Teacher Retirement System of Texas (48.10%), Swiss National Bank (34.88%) and Legal & General Group Plc (27.54%). 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 Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Rafferty Asset Management LLC, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, Creative Planning, Rhumbline Advisers, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., and SG Americas Securities LLC. View insider buying and selling activity 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 First Trust Advisors LP, Teacher Retirement System of Texas, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, WINTON GROUP Ltd, Swiss National Bank, Alaska Permanent Fund Corp, and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. 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 activity 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 $14.05.

How big of a company is Chesapeake Energy?

Chesapeake Energy has a market capitalization of $137.45 million and generates $8.49 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas exploration company earns $-308,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($54.00) on an earnings per share basis. Chesapeake Energy employs 2,300 workers across the globe.

What is Chesapeake Energy's official website?

The official website for Chesapeake Energy is 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]

This page was last updated on 6/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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