Clayton Williams Energy Company Profile (NYSE:CWEI)

About Clayton Williams Energy (NYSE:CWEI)

Clayton Williams Energy logoClayton Williams Energy, Inc. is an independent oil and gas company engaged in the exploration for and production of oil and natural gas primarily in its core area in Southern Reeves County, Texas. The Company operates through two segments: oil and gas exploration and production, and contract drilling services. The Company focuses on developmental drilling in prolific oil shale provinces. The Company has holdings in the oil shale plays in the United States, the Wolfcamp Shale in the Southern Delaware Basin of West Texas. Its exploration program consists of generating exploratory prospects, leasing the acreage related to these prospects, drilling exploratory wells on these prospects to determine if recoverable oil and gas reserves exist, drilling developmental wells on these prospects and producing and selling any resulting oil and gas production. The Permian Basin is a sedimentary basin in West Texas and Southeastern New Mexico.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Exploration and Production
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
  • Symbol: NYSE:CWEI
  • CUSIP: 96949010
  • Web: www.claytonwilliams.com
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $131.72
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $119.59
  • 52 Week Range: $14.82 - $149.86
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -43.68
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -16.83%
  • Return on Equity: -63.50%
  • Return on Assets: -7.44%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 4.63%
  • Current Ratio: 3.04%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.75%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 224,924 shs.
  • Beta: 2.34
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Clayton Williams Energy (NYSE:CWEI)

What is Clayton Williams Energy's stock symbol?

Clayton Williams Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CWEI."

How were Clayton Williams Energy's earnings last quarter?

Clayton Williams Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CWEI) released its earnings results on Thursday, March, 2nd. The company reported ($1.49) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($1.70) by $0.21. The business earned $161.46 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $42.06 million. Clayton Williams Energy had a negative return on equity of 63.50% and a negative net margin of 16.83%. View Clayton Williams Energy's Earnings History.

Where is Clayton Williams Energy's stock going? Where will Clayton Williams Energy's stock price be in 2017?

2 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Clayton Williams Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $90.00 to $90.00. On average, they anticipate Clayton Williams Energy's share price to reach $90.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Clayton Williams Energy.

Who are some of Clayton Williams Energy's key competitors?

How do I buy Clayton Williams Energy stock?

Shares of Clayton Williams Energy 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 Clayton Williams Energy's stock price today?

One share of Clayton Williams Energy stock can currently be purchased for approximately $131.90.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Clayton Williams Energy (NYSE CWEI)
Community Ranking:  1.6 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  123 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  257 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  380
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Clayton Williams Energy 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 Clayton Williams Energy (NYSE:CWEI) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $90.00 (31.77% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for Clayton Williams Energy (NYSE:CWEI)
Price Target History for Clayton Williams Energy (NYSE:CWEI)
Analysts' Ratings History for Clayton Williams Energy (NYSE:CWEI)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
1/17/2017Northland SecuritiesDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
11/7/2016WunderlichBoost Price TargetHold$70.00 -> $90.00N/AView Rating Details
8/9/2016Roth CapitalUpgradeSell -> Neutral$49.00N/AView Rating Details
7/27/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
3/16/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$15.00 -> $10.00N/AView Rating Details
3/11/2016Cowen and CompanyDowngradeMarket Perform -> Underperform$6.00N/AView Rating Details
10/19/2015Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Clayton Williams Energy (NYSE:CWEI)
Earnings by Quarter for Clayton Williams Energy (NYSE:CWEI)
Earnings History by Quarter for Clayton Williams Energy (NYSE CWEI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/2/2017Q4 2016($1.70)($1.49)$42.06 million$161.46 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316($2.31)($2.50)$41.87 million$55.43 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q216($2.40)($2.82)$35.62 million$42.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116($2.33)($2.53)$32.01 million$30.31 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/9/2016Q415($1.40)($1.82)$53.02 million$40.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315($1.42)($1.09)$56.51 million$54.58 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215($1.15)($1.05)$62.35 million$72.23 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115($1.33)($1.82)$67.13 million$64.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q414$0.77$0.33$106.84 million$94.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$1.04$1.43$119.20 million$119.28 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$1.38$0.77$122.43 million$129.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.85$0.94$108.56 million$124.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413$0.86$0.53$110.80 million$112.27 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.76$0.90$96.26 million$111.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.40($0.08)$92.75 million$98.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q1 2013$0.48($3.39)$93.71 million$98.36 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2013Q4 2012$0.38$0.14$99.51 million$101.61 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.62($0.59)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.86$2.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2012$1.06$0.64ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2012$1.23($1.27)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$1.36$6.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$1.47$3.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011$1.60$2.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011$1.36($0.44)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Clayton Williams Energy (NYSE:CWEI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-4.61 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-3.02 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Clayton Williams Energy (NYSE:CWEI)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Clayton Williams Energy (NYSE:CWEI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 36.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 67.79%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Clayton Williams Energy (NYSE:CWEI)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Clayton Williams Energy (NYSE:CWEI)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Clayton Williams Energy (NYSE:CWEI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/12/2016Davis L FordDirectorSell1,000$89.72$89,720.00View SEC Filing  
10/10/2016Michael L PollardCFOSell2,100$89.69$188,349.00View SEC Filing  
10/10/2016Robert C LyonVPSell5,000$90.41$452,050.00View SEC Filing  
10/6/2016Michael L PollardInsiderSell3,900$86.77$338,403.00View SEC Filing  
9/20/2016Davis L FordDirectorSell1,000$79.42$79,420.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2016Ares Management LlcDirectorBuy5,051,100$29.70$150,017,670.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Davis L FordDirectorSell9,341$54.04$504,787.64View SEC Filing  
6/3/2016Ares Management LlcDirectorBuy158,237$25.19$3,985,990.03View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Ares Management LlcDirectorBuy5,145$25.00$128,625.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2016Ares Management LlcDirectorBuy515,405$17.95$9,251,519.75View SEC Filing  
4/6/2016Robert C LyonVPBuy10,000$9.83$98,300.00View SEC Filing  
4/5/2016Ares Management LlcDirectorBuy76,618$9.39$719,443.02View SEC Filing  
4/5/2016Mel G RiggsMajor ShareholderBuy4,000$9.44$37,760.00View SEC Filing  
4/4/2016Ares Management LlcDirectorBuy287,000$8.80$2,525,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Michael L PollardCFOBuy1,100$56.70$62,370.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013Davis L FordDirectorSell1,000$80.12$80,120.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2013Davis L FordDirectorBuy2,000$40.45$80,900.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Clayton Williams Energy (NYSE:CWEI)
Latest Headlines for Clayton Williams Energy (NYSE:CWEI)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Review: Clayton Williams Energy (CWEI) and Its Rivals
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 7 at 4:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFive Oil Producers Thriving in the Booming Permian Basin
finance.yahoo.com - September 28 at 9:25 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoClayton Williams Energy (CWEI) & Rice Energy (RICE) Head to Head Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 8:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoClayton Williams Energy (CWEI) vs. Rice Energy (RICE) Head-To-Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 10:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRice Energy (RICE) versus Clayton Williams Energy (CWEI) Critical Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 27 at 4:16 PM
marketwatch.com logo10-Q: NOBLE ENERGY INC
www.marketwatch.com - May 2 at 5:53 PM
nasdaq.com logoNoble Energy Announces Final Clayton Williams Merger Consideration Election and Pro-ration Results
www.nasdaq.com - April 28 at 5:39 PM
investorplace.com logoClayton Williams Energy, Inc. Energy (CWEI) Leads 5 Activist Filings - Investorplace.com
investorplace.com - April 27 at 5:08 PM
investorplace.com logoClayton Williams Energy, Inc. Energy (CWEI) Leads 5 Activist Filings
investorplace.com - April 27 at 3:57 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Clayton Williams Energy- Sobel And Poms to withdraw pending motions for preliminary injunction against co
www.reuters.com - April 13 at 9:36 PM
globenewswire.com logoNoble Energy and Clayton Williams Energy Announce Deadline for Election of Form of Consideration - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - April 12 at 4:37 PM
fool.com logo2 Stocks That Quadrupled (or More)
www.fool.com - March 29 at 11:57 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoCLAYTON WILLIAMS ENERGY INC /DE Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events
biz.yahoo.com - March 28 at 9:23 PM
prnewswire.com logoShareholder Alert: Monteverde & Associates PC Announces An Investigation Of Clayton Williams Energy, Inc. - CWEI - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - March 15 at 5:01 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCLAYTON WILLIAMS ENERGY INC /DE Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Other Events, Financial Statements and
biz.yahoo.com - March 14 at 6:11 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Clayton Williams announces record date and meeting date for special meeting for proposed merger with Noble Energy
www.reuters.com - March 14 at 1:10 PM
bizjournals.com logoNoble Energy to close Clayton office, cut jobs after completing $2.7B acquisition
www.bizjournals.com - March 13 at 4:44 PM
benzinga.com logoCLAYTON WILLIAMS ENERGY MERGER INVESTIGATION...
www.benzinga.com - March 8 at 10:23 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoCLAYTON WILLIAMS ENERGY MERGER INVESTIGATION ALERT – Andrews & Springer LLC Is Investigating Clayton Williams Energy, Inc. For Potential Breaches of Fiduciary Duty
feeds.benzinga.com - March 8 at 8:54 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoCLAYTON WILLIAMS ENERGY (CWEI) SHAREHOLDER ALERT – Andrews & Springer LLC Is Investigating Clayton Williams Energy, Inc. for Potential Breaches of Fiduciary Duty
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 8 at 5:21 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Clayton Williams Energy Q4 adjusted non-gaap loss per share $1.49
www.reuters.com - March 3 at 2:55 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoCLAYTON WILLIAMS ENERGY INC /DE Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statemen
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 3 at 2:55 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoClayton Williams Energy Announces 2016 Financial Results and Year-End Reserves
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 3 at 2:55 AM
businesswire.com logoClayton Williams Energy Announces 2016 Financial Results and Year-End Reserves - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - March 2 at 9:54 PM
fool.com logoGastar Exploration Inc Soars on Financing Plan
www.fool.com - February 17 at 3:39 PM
nasdaq.com logoUPDATE 1-Noble Energy posts surprise adjusted profit
www.nasdaq.com - February 13 at 10:19 PM
prnewswire.com logoSHAREHOLDER NOTICE: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of Clayton Williams Energy, Inc. (CWEI ... - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - January 22 at 2:41 AM
businesswire.com logoClayton Williams Energy, Inc. Shareholder Alert: Former SEC Attorney Willie Briscoe Investigates Merger with Noble ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - January 19 at 5:54 PM
businesswire.com logoRobbins Arroyo LLP: Acquisition of Clayton Williams Energy, Inc. (CWEI) by Noble Energy Inc. (NBL) May Not Be in ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - January 19 at 5:54 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Oil & gas M&A: back to basics
www.ft.com - January 19 at 5:54 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoNBL’s CWEI Acquisition to Enhance NBLX’s Permian Basin Scale
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 18 at 4:58 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoNBL’s CWEI Acquisition to Enhance NBLX’s Permian Basin Scale
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 18 at 4:58 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoBlog Coverage Noble Energy Accelerates its Plans for Delaware Position with the Acquisition of Clayton Williams Energy
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 18 at 4:58 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoBlog Coverage Noble Energy Accelerates its Plans for Delaware Position with the Acquisition of Clayton Williams Energy
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 18 at 4:58 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWhat Makes Clayton Williams Energy (CWEI) a Strong Sell?
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 18 at 4:58 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWhat Makes Clayton Williams Energy (CWEI) a Strong Sell?
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 18 at 4:58 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoNoble Energy to Buy Clayton Williams for $2.7 Billion
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 18 at 4:58 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoNoble Energy to Buy Clayton Williams for $2.7 Billion
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 18 at 4:58 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoCompany News for January 18, 2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 18 at 4:58 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoCompany News for January 18, 2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 18 at 4:58 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoNoble Energy’s Key Operational Objectives for 2017 and Beyond
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 18 at 4:58 PM
capitalcube.com logoClayton Williams Energy, Inc. (Delaware) – Value Analysis (NYSE:CWEI) : January 18, 2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 18 at 4:58 PM
moodys.com logoMoody's places Clayton Williams under review for upgrade following acquisition announcement
www.moodys.com - January 18 at 3:31 AM

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