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S&P 500   4,577.11
DOW   35,368.47
QQQ   370.55
S&P 500   4,577.11
DOW   35,368.47
QQQ   370.55
S&P 500   4,577.11
DOW   35,368.47
QQQ   370.55

Devon Energy Stock Competitors

-0.03 (-0.06%)
(As of 01/18/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
11.58 million shs
Average Volume
12.89 million shs
Market Capitalization
$34.09 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield


Should you be buying Devon Energy stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Devon Energy include ConocoPhillips (COP), EOG Resources (EOG), Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD), Diamondback Energy (FANG), Continental Resources (CLR), Marathon Oil (MRO), EQT (EQT), Range Resources (RRC), PDC Energy (PDCE), and Matador Resources (MTDR). These companies are all part of the "oil & gas exploration & production" industry.

Devon Energy vs.

EOG Resources (NYSE:EOG) and Devon Energy (NYSE:DVN) are both large-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, dividends, media sentiment, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, valuation, community ranking and risk.

EOG Resources has higher revenue and earnings than Devon Energy. EOG Resources is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Devon Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
EOG Resources$11.03 billion5.60-$604.57 million$5.1720.44
Devon Energy$4.83 billion7.06-$2.68 billion$1.6730.16

In the previous week, EOG Resources had 4 more articles in the media than Devon Energy. MarketBeat recorded 20 mentions for EOG Resources and 16 mentions for Devon Energy. Devon Energy's average media sentiment score of 0.62 beat EOG Resources' score of 0.42 indicating that Devon Energy is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
EOG Resources
1 Very Positive mention(s)
6 Positive mention(s)
6 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Devon Energy
4 Very Positive mention(s)
5 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
1 Very Negative mention(s)

EOG Resources pays an annual dividend of $3.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.8%. Devon Energy pays an annual dividend of $0.44 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.9%. EOG Resources pays out 58.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Devon Energy pays out 26.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. EOG Resources has increased its dividend for 5 consecutive years and Devon Energy has increased its dividend for 4 consecutive years. EOG Resources is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

EOG Resources has a net margin of 19.38% compared to Devon Energy's net margin of 13.50%. Devon Energy's return on equity of 19.77% beat EOG Resources' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
EOG Resources 19.38% 17.36% 9.95%
Devon Energy 13.50% 19.77% 8.05%

EOG Resources received 100 more outperform votes than Devon Energy when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 76.11% of users gave Devon Energy an outperform vote while only 75.38% of users gave EOG Resources an outperform vote.

EOG ResourcesOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes
Devon EnergyOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes

86.0% of EOG Resources shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.5% of Devon Energy shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of EOG Resources shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.8% of Devon Energy shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

EOG Resources has a beta of 2.02, indicating that its stock price is 102% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Devon Energy has a beta of 3.05, indicating that its stock price is 205% more volatile than the S&P 500.

EOG Resources currently has a consensus target price of $104.60, indicating a potential downside of 1.01%. Devon Energy has a consensus target price of $45.09, indicating a potential downside of 10.46%. Given EOG Resources' higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe EOG Resources is more favorable than Devon Energy.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
EOG Resources
0 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
17 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
Devon Energy
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
14 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)


EOG Resources and Devon Energy tied by winning 11 of the 22 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding DVN and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment >-1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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Devon Energy (NYSE:DVN) vs. Its Competitors

TypeDevon EnergyCrude petroleum & natural gas IndustryEnergy SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$34.09B$6.12B$7.30B$15.37B
Dividend Yield0.87%23.79%11.81%3.18%
P/E Ratio30.168.3710.0822.42
Price / Sales7.066.8726.5625.12
Price / Cash26.0510.0913.4121.67
Price / Book11.223.7912.4711.80
Net Income-$2.68B-$692.59M-$544.54M$426.74M
7 Day Performance0.92%0.66%0.01%-2.55%
1 Month Performance28.47%17.16%11.36%0.62%
1 Year Performance151.80%88.73%54.95%13.52%

Devon Energy Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
3.1881 of 5 stars
+93.9%$115.42B$19.26B26.049,700Analyst Upgrade
Analyst Revision
EOG Resources
3.4356 of 5 stars
+78.5%$61.83B$11.03B20.442,900Analyst Revision
Pioneer Natural Resources
2.86 of 5 stars
+69.6%$52.75B$6.69B39.011,853Analyst Revision
Positive News
Diamondback Energy
2.944 of 5 stars
+112.6%$22.82B$2.81B65.59732Analyst Revision
Continental Resources
3.1458 of 5 stars
+169.5%$19.06B$2.59B23.071,201Analyst Revision
Gap Up
Marathon Oil
2.8362 of 5 stars
+135.5%$15.13B$3.09B-323.781,672Analyst Revision
2.5431 of 5 stars
+22.5%$8.57B$3.06B-2.57624Analyst Revision
High Trading Volume
Range Resources
2.183 of 5 stars
+100.9%$5.32B$1.97B-11.20533Analyst Revision
Gap Up
PDC Energy
2.0083 of 5 stars
+125.2%$5.31B$1.34B133.07520Analyst Revision
Gap Up
Matador Resources
2.6503 of 5 stars
+174.6%$5.16B$862.13M18.78288Analyst Revision
Gap Up
Southwestern Energy
2.3296 of 5 stars
+17.4%$4.72B$2.31B-1.42900Analyst Revision
SM Energy
2.6148 of 5 stars
+311.4%$4.22B$1.13B-7.21503Short Interest ↓
Gap Up
Callon Petroleum
2.2972 of 5 stars
+247.5%$3.01B$1.03B-4.81303Analyst Revision
Gap Up
Whiting Petroleum
2.4248 of 5 stars
+193.0%$2.91BN/A21.97405Analyst Revision
Kosmos Energy
1.6648 of 5 stars
+74.7%$2.16B$896.20M-11.63252News Coverage
Gap Up
Comstock Resources
1.4781 of 5 stars
+63.8%$2.01B$858.20M-3.66204Short Interest ↑
Laredo Petroleum
1.8681 of 5 stars
+169.0%$1.22B$677.19M-3.19257Analyst Revision
2.0348 of 5 stars
+99.6%$752.07M$523.83M-8.47347Short Interest ↑
W&T Offshore
2.1282 of 5 stars
SandRidge Energy
1.1098 of 5 stars
N/A+116.0%$396.81M$114.98M5.06103Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
SilverBow Resources
1.9131 of 5 stars
+277.5%$356.11M$177.39M-15.582,018Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
1.9848 of 5 stars
+75.6%$248.14M$67.18M5.65111Short Interest ↑
PHX Minerals
2.7881 of 5 stars
-7.1%$90.69M$21.97M-10.9617Short Interest ↓
News Coverage
High Trading Volume
Abraxas Petroleum
0.9064 of 5 stars
This page was last updated on 1/19/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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