Ecopetrol S.A. Company Profile (NYSE:EC)

About Ecopetrol S.A.

Ecopetrol S.A. logoEcopetrol S.A. is an oil company. The Company operates in Colombia, Peru, Brazil and the United States Gulf Coast. The Company's segments include Exploration and Production, Transportation and Logistics, and Refining, Petrochemicals and Biofuels. The Company's Exploration and Production segment includes exploration, development and production activities in Colombia and abroad. The Company's Transportation and Logistics segment includes the transportation of crude oil, motor fuels, fuel oil and other refined products, including diesel and biofuels. The Company's main crude oil pipeline systems' operating capacity is approximately 1.34 million barrels per day (BPD). The Company's main refineries are the Barrancabermeja refinery, which it directly owns and operates, and a refinery in the Free Trade Zone in Cartagena that is operated by Reficar S.A., a subsidiary of the Company. The Company also owns and operates two other minor refineries: Orito and Apiay.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Major Integrated Oil & Gas
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: EC
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $9.27
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $9.45
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $8.93
  • 52-Week Range: $6.65 - $10.29
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.53
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $18.52B
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,055,834,000
  • Beta: 1.06
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -20.22%
  • Return on Equity: -20.38%
  • Return on Assets: -7.53%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.00%
  • Current Ratio: 1.49%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.28%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $10.75 (19.31% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/7/2016Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeHold -> Buy$12.00View Rating Details
11/17/2016Tudor PickeringUpgradeSell -> HoldView Rating Details
7/7/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight -> Equal Weight$6.50 -> $9.50View Rating Details
2/29/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeNeutral -> SellView Rating Details
9/2/2015HSBC Holdings plcLower Price TargetReduce$10.00 -> $7.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/4/2015$0.21($0.12)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2014Q3$0.71$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2014$0.81$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014$0.81$0.81ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.54 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.40 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)
Annual Dividend:$0.00
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
0.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
4/7/2015quarterly$1.0325.05%6/17/20156/19/20156/30/2015
3/26/2013special$2.814/9/20134/11/20134/23/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)
DateHeadline
News IconAre Analysts Optimistic About Where Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) is Heading? - Winfield Review (NYSE:EC)
winfieldreview.com - February 23 at 3:12 AM
prnewswire.com logo2016 Ecopetrol's Proven Reserves are 1598 Million Barrels of Oil Equivalent. This valuation was made at a regulatory ... - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:EC)
www.prnewswire.com - February 23 at 3:12 AM
News IconThe Cadence Capital Management LLC Has $2761000 Stake in Halliburton Company (NYSE:EC)
fairydetox.org - February 22 at 10:10 PM
streetinsider.com logoEcopetrol S.A. (EC) Offers Update on Proven Reserves (NYSE:EC)
www.streetinsider.com - February 22 at 5:08 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo6:42 am Ecopetrol details its proven reserves of crude oil, condensate and natural gas owned by the company, including its interest in affiliates and subsidiaries, as of December 31 (NYSE:EC)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 22 at 5:08 PM
News IconMajor Integrated Oil & Gas: Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) Position of the day - Twin County News (NYSE:EC)
twincountynews.com - February 22 at 6:56 AM
News IconInvestor's Alert: Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC), Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) - The Newburgh Press (NYSE:EC)
newburghpress.com - February 22 at 6:56 AM
News IconWhat is the Street Saying About Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC)? - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:EC)
aikenadvocate.com - February 22 at 6:56 AM
News IconStock Price of Ecopetrol SA (EC) Decreases -3.53% - Highland Mirror (NYSE:EC)
www.highlandmirror.com - February 22 at 6:56 AM
streetinsider.com logoEcopetrol S.A. (EC) Offers Update on Proven Reserves - StreetInsider.com (NYSE:EC)
www.streetinsider.com - February 22 at 6:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo2016 Ecopetrol's Proven Reserves are 1,598 Million Barrels of Oil Equivalent. This valuation was made at a regulatory price of USD 44.5 / barrel, lower prices negatively impacted 202 million barrels (NYSE:EC)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 6:56 AM
News IconTrading Roundup: Checking Technicals for Ecopetrol SA (EC) - BVN (NYSE:EC)
bvnewsjournal.com - February 17 at 3:41 PM
News IconDividend Growth of Ecopetrol S.A.(EC) – Morning Outlook - Morning Outlook (NYSE:EC)
www.morningoutlook.com - February 17 at 3:41 PM
prnewswire.com logoResults of the Fourth Auction of the Program to Transfer Ecopetrol's Equity Interest in Empresa de Energía de Bogota ... - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:EC)
www.prnewswire.com - February 17 at 3:41 PM
4-traders.com logoEcopetrol : Results of the Fourth Auction of the Program to Transfer Ecopetrol’s Equity Interest in Empresa de Energía de Bogota S.A. E.S.P (EEB) (NYSE:EC)
www.4-traders.com - February 16 at 3:51 PM
live-pr.com logo"Oil and Gas in Colombia" is now available at Fast Market Research (NYSE:EC)
www.live-pr.com - February 16 at 3:51 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCanacol Energy: This Natural Gas Producer Is A Deep-Value Hidden Gem (NYSE:EC)
seekingalpha.com - February 16 at 3:51 PM
marketwatch.com logoResults of the Fourth Auction of the Program to Transfer Ecopetrol's Equity Interest in Empresa de Energ a de Bogota S.A. E.S.P (EEB) (NYSE:EC)
www.marketwatch.com - February 16 at 3:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoResults of the Fourth Auction of the Program to Transfer Ecopetrol's Equity Interest in Empresa de Energía de Bogota S.A. E.S.P (EEB) (NYSE:EC)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 3:51 PM
News IconWhat are Research Firms Saying About Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC)? - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:EC)
aikenadvocate.com - February 14 at 10:47 PM
News IconStock Focus: Watching Shares of Ecopetrol SA (EC) - BVN (NYSE:EC)
bvnewsjournal.com - February 14 at 5:45 PM
News IconInvestor Technical Review for Ecopetrol SA (EC) - Baldwin Journal (NYSE:EC)
baldwinjournal.com - February 13 at 5:36 PM
News IconSell-side Consensus on Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) - Davidson Register (NYSE:EC)
davidsonregister.com - February 11 at 9:58 PM
News IconResearch Analyst Places These Stocks on Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) - Davidson Register (NYSE:EC)
davidsonregister.com - February 10 at 5:20 PM
News IconNarrowing in on Trading Indicators for Ecopetrol SA (EC) - Sherwood Daily (NYSE:EC)
sherwooddaily.com - February 10 at 5:20 PM
prnewswire.com logoEcopetrol Publishes the Offering Notice Regarding the Fourth Auction of the Equity Divestment Plan for its Shares in ... - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:EC)
www.prnewswire.com - February 10 at 3:29 AM
News IconChart Indicators in Focus for Ecopetrol SA (EC) - Rives Journal (NYSE:EC)
rivesjournal.com - February 9 at 10:27 PM
News IconLarge Cap Major Integrated Oil & Gas: Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) - Twin County News (NYSE:EC)
twincountynews.com - February 9 at 5:25 PM
News IconWhat are analysts saying now about Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC)? - Midway Monitor (NYSE:EC)
midwaymonitor.com - February 9 at 3:23 AM
newswire.ca logoEcopetrol Publishes the Offering Notice Regarding the Fourth Auction of the Equity Divestment Plan for its Shares in ... - Canada NewsWire (press release) (NYSE:EC)
www.newswire.ca - February 9 at 3:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEcopetrol Publishes the Offering Notice Regarding the Fourth Auction of the Equity Divestment Plan for its Shares in Empresa de Energía de Bogota (EEB) (NYSE:EC)
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 5:21 PM
nasdaq.com logoIs Ecopetrol (EC) a Great Stock for Value Investors? - Nasdaq (NYSE:EC)
www.nasdaq.com - February 3 at 3:22 AM
News IconEcopetrol SA - Business News Americas (subscription) (NYSE:EC)
www.bnamericas.com - February 3 at 3:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs Ecopetrol (EC) a Great Stock for Value Investors? (NYSE:EC)
finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 5:20 PM
News IconTime to Sell Ecopetrol SA (ADR) (EC) After The Completion of This Multiple Bottom Chart Pattern? - The Randolph Guide (NYSE:EC)
randolphguide.com - January 30 at 11:48 PM
News IconTime to Sell Ecopetrol SA (ADR) (EC) After The Completion of This Multiple Bottom Chart Pattern? (NYSE:EC)
randolphguide.com - January 30 at 12:29 PM
News IconLeading stocks in today's market: Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) - Twin County News (NYSE:EC)
twincountynews.com - January 28 at 5:03 PM
News IconWilliams %R Check on Shares of Ecopetrol SA (EC) - Rives Journal (NYSE:EC)
rivesjournal.com - January 28 at 5:03 PM
bizjournals.com logoTechnical Roundup on Oil & Gas Stocks -- Royal Dutch Shell, YPF S.A., Ecopetrol, and MagneGas (NYSE:EC)
www.bizjournals.com - January 27 at 11:31 PM
News IconIs Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (NYSE:EC)
twincountynews.com - January 27 at 11:31 PM
prnewswire.com logoTechnical Roundup on Oil & Gas Stocks -- Royal Dutch Shell, YPF S.A., Ecopetrol, and MagneGas - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:EC)
www.prnewswire.com - January 27 at 6:30 PM
News IconEcopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) Under Analyst Spotlight - UK Market News (NYSE:EC)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 26 at 6:08 PM
News IconEarnings in Full Force, Analysts Take Aim at Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:EC)
wsbeacon.com - January 26 at 6:08 PM
News IconEcopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) from Major Integrated Oil & Gas – Todays Top Gains (NYSE:EC)
twincountynews.com - January 25 at 3:37 AM
News IconMarket Corner: Eye on Technicals for Ecopetrol SA (EC) - Sherwood Daily (NYSE:EC)
sherwooddaily.com - January 23 at 8:25 AM
News IconTrading Radar: Checking Technicals for Ecopetrol SA (EC) - Rives Journal (NYSE:EC)
rivesjournal.com - January 20 at 6:06 PM
News IconWhat are the Levels Indicating for This Stock: Ecopetrol SA (EC) - Sherwood Daily (NYSE:EC)
sherwooddaily.com - January 19 at 11:19 PM
News IconEcopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC):Brokerage Firm Rating Analysis - Highland Mirror (NYSE:EC)
www.highlandmirror.com - January 19 at 11:19 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) from Major Integrated Oil & Gas (NYSE:EC)
twincountynews.com - January 15 at 9:43 PM
News IconMarket Runner: Could Ecopetrol SA (ADR) Crash Even More? The Stock Just Had a Gap Down - Fair View Times (NYSE:EC)
fairviewtimes.com - January 15 at 4:42 PM

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What is Ecopetrol S.A.'s stock symbol?

Ecopetrol S.A. trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EC."

Where is Ecopetrol S.A.'s stock going? Where will Ecopetrol S.A.'s stock price be in 2017?

4 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Ecopetrol S.A.'s shares. Their forecasts range from $9.50 to $12.00. On average, they anticipate Ecopetrol S.A.'s stock price to reach $10.75 in the next twelve months.

Who owns Ecopetrol S.A. stock?

Ecopetrol S.A.'s stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (0.32%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.24%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.19%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.08%), State Street Corp (0.06%) and FIL Ltd (0.01%).

Who sold Ecopetrol S.A. stock? Who is selling Ecopetrol S.A. stock?

Ecopetrol S.A.'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS, FIL Ltd, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Guggenheim Capital LLC.

Who bought Ecopetrol S.A. stock? Who is buying Ecopetrol S.A. stock?

Ecopetrol S.A.'s stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Numeric Investors LLC, Comerica Bank, Koch Industries Inc. and Federated Investors Inc. PA.

How do I buy Ecopetrol S.A. stock?

Shares of Ecopetrol S.A. can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Ecopetrol S.A. stock cost?

One share of Ecopetrol S.A. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.01.

Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC) Chart for Thursday, February, 23, 2017


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Earnings by Quarter for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC)

Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff