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Devon Energy (DVN) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-1.74 (-3.56%)
(As of 05/29/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
10.32 million shs
Average Volume
7.48 million shs
Market Capitalization
$29.81 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Devon Energy MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.76 Rating Score
24.7% Upside
$58.83 Price Target
Short Interest
2.52% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.14mentions of Devon Energy in the last 14 days
Based on 13 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1.02 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $5.21 to $5.75 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.59 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

17th out of 238 stocks

Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Industry

7th out of 74 stocks

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About Devon Energy Stock (NYSE:DVN)

Devon Energy Corporation is an independent oil and gas company headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The company was incorporated in 1971 by John Nichols and his son J. Larry Nichols and later went public in August 2000. The company has since grown to be included in the S&P 500 and is one of the first energy companies to introduce resolutions requiring the company to monitor its impact on global warming. One time a major player in the global oil market, Devon has since sold off its offshore holdings in an effort to focus on US production and its transition to a lower-carbon future.

Devon Energy merged with WPX in early 2021 in an all-stock merger of equals. The new company is primarily engaged in the exploration, development, and production of oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids in the US midwest. The company operates more than 5,100 wells in Oklahoma’s Delaware Basis, Eagle Ford Group, and the two locations in the Rocky Mountains. As of late 2022, the company laid claim to 1.625 million barrels of reserves including 44% petroleum, 27% natural gas liquids, and 29% natural gas. Daily production was running in the range of 300,000 BPD in petroleum liquids, 125,000 BPD in natural gas liquids, and 920 million cubic feet of natural gas.

Rick Muncrief, formally CEO of WPX, is now the head of Devon Energy. Mr. Muncrief comes to the table with more than 40 years of experience including 27 years with one of the US Big Three Oil Companies. WPX Energy (Williams Production and Exploration) brought properties in the Williston and Permian Basins to the combined company. Its proven reserves were roughly 527 million barrels of oil and equivalents. The company also owns and operates a midstream network of pipelines and storage facilities it uses to market and deliver its products.

Devon Energy Corporation has pledged to reduce its GHG impact to net zero by 2050. This will be done by a variety of methods that include improving efficiency and leakage, a reduction in flaring, and the electrification of its operations. Near-term goals include a 50% reduction in GHG by 2030 including a 65% reduction in methane release and a 100% reduction in flaring. The company is also focused on reducing its environmental impact by relying on recycled water wherever possible and plans to reduce freshwater usage by 90% in the most active areas. Total greenhouse gas emissions have been in decline since 2018 and fell 17% between 2018 and 2020 alone.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Crude petroleum & natural gas
Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

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Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
17 Analysts


Net Income
$3.75 billion
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$15.26 billion
Cash Flow
$9.49 per share
Book Value
$19.53 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$29.82 billion

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DVN Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Devon Energy stock right now?

17 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Devon Energy in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" DVN shares.
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What is Devon Energy's stock price target for 2024?

17 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Devon Energy's shares. Their DVN share price targets range from $48.00 to $67.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $58.83 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 24.7% from the stock's current price.
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How have DVN shares performed in 2024?

Devon Energy's stock was trading at $45.30 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, DVN stock has increased by 4.2% and is now trading at $47.19.
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Are investors shorting Devon Energy?

Devon Energy saw a decline in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 15,420,000 shares, a decline of 7.2% from the April 15th total of 16,620,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 7,550,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.0 days. Approximately 2.5% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is Devon Energy's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 6th 2024.
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How were Devon Energy's earnings last quarter?

Devon Energy Co. (NYSE:DVN) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 1st. The energy company reported $1.16 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.10 by $0.06. The energy company earned $3.60 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.64 billion. Devon Energy had a net margin of 22.27% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 29.02%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 5.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.46 earnings per share.
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How often does Devon Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Devon Energy?

Devon Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 1st. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.22 per share on Friday, June 28th. This represents a $0.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.86%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 14th.
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Is Devon Energy a good dividend stock?

Devon Energy (NYSE:DVN) pays an annual dividend of $0.88 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.83%. The dividend payout ratio is 16.79%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, DVN will have a dividend payout ratio of 15.30% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What is John Richels' approval rating as Devon Energy's CEO?

221 employees have rated Devon Energy Chief Executive Officer John Richels on John Richels has an approval rating of 34% among the company's employees. This puts John Richels in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Devon Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Devon Energy investors own include Bank of America (BAC), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Pfizer (PFE), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Chevron (CVX), ConocoPhillips (COP), AT&T (T) and General Electric (GE).

Who are Devon Energy's major shareholders?

Devon Energy's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (12.10%), Raymond James & Associates (1.42%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.73%), Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.71%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.49%) and Swiss National Bank (0.30%). Insiders that own company stock include Ann G Fox, Clay M Gaspar, Dennis C Cameron, Jeffrey L Ritenour, Jeremy D Humphers, John E Bethancourt, Kelt Kindick, Richard E Muncrief and Tana K Cashion.
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How do I buy shares of Devon Energy?

Shares of DVN stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Devon Energy have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Devon Energy: Anderson Exploration, Bleu Falcon Holdings Inc., Chief Oil & Gas LLC, Devon Canada Corporation, Devon Energy Corporation, Devon Energy International L.L.C., Devon Energy Production Company L.P., Devon Financing Company L.L.C., Devon Gas Co. L.L.C., Devon Gas Services L.P., Devon Headquarters L.L.C., Devon OEI Holdings L.L.C., Devon OEI Operating L.L.C., Felix Energy LLC, Hondo Oil & Gas Co, Kerr McGee, Mitchell Energy & Development Corp, Northstar Energy Corp, Ocean Energy Inc, PennzEnergy Company, Santa Fe Snyder Corp., and WPX Energy.
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This page (NYSE:DVN) was last updated on 5/29/2024 by Staff

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