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NYSE:ECEcopetrol Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.02 (-0.19 %)
(As of 05/22/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $10.52
50-Day Range
MA: $10.43
52-Week Range
Now: $10.52
Volume635,472 shs
Average Volume1.35 million shs
Market Capitalization$21.63 billion
P/E Ratio5.11
Dividend Yield7.60%
Ecopetrol S.A. operates as an integrated oil and gas company. The company operates through three segments: Exploration and Production; Transport and Logistics; and Refining, Petrochemical, and Biofuels. It produces crude oil and gas; and engages in the extraction, collection, treatment, storage, commercialization, and pumping. The company has 9,071 kilometers of transportation pipeline systems. It also transports and distributes hydrocarbons, derivatives, and products. In addition, the company produces and markets polypropylene resin, compounds, and masterbatches; and offers refined and petrochemical products, as well as industrial service sales to customers. Ecopetrol S.A. has strategic partnership with Occidental Petroleum Corporation. The company was formerly known as Empresa Colombiana de Petróleos and changed its name to Ecopetrol S.A. in June 2003. Ecopetrol S.A. was founded in 1948 and is based in Bogotá, Colombia.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 3.8 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.33 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$21.45 billion
Cash Flow$7.85 per share
Book Value$39.65 per share


Net Income$19.24 billion


Outstanding Shares2,055,830,000
Market Cap$21.63 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A

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Ecopetrol (NYSE:EC) Frequently Asked Questions

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

Ecopetrol's stock was trading at $11.37 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, EC shares have decreased by 7.5% and is now trading at $10.52. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Ecopetrol?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ecopetrol in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Ecopetrol.

How were Ecopetrol's earnings last quarter?

Ecopetrol SA (NYSE:EC) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, March, 31st. The oil and gas company reported $0.66 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The oil and gas company had revenue of $5.77 billion for the quarter. Ecopetrol had a return on equity of 11.24% and a net margin of 17.10%. View Ecopetrol's earnings history.

How often does Ecopetrol pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ecopetrol?

Ecopetrol announced an annual dividend on Tuesday, April 7th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, April 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.8938 per share on Friday, May 1st. This represents a yield of 8.5%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, April 21st. This is a boost from Ecopetrol's previous annual dividend of $0.53. View Ecopetrol's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for EC?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Ecopetrol's shares. Their forecasts range from $11.80 to $24.00. On average, they anticipate Ecopetrol's share price to reach $16.16 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 53.6% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Ecopetrol.

Has Ecopetrol been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about EC stock has trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Ecopetrol earned a daily sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutEcopetrol.

Who are some of Ecopetrol's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Ecopetrol own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Ecopetrol investors own include Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), NVIDIA (NVDA), General Electric (GE), Gladstone Land (LAND), Bank of America (BAC), Halliburton (HAL), Martin Midstream Partners (MMLP), Micron Technology (MU), Pfizer (PFE) and Paypal (PYPL).

Who are Ecopetrol's key executives?

Ecopetrol's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Felipe Bayón Pardo, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Jaime Caballero Uribe, Corp. VP of Fin. & CFO
  • Mr. Alberto Consuegra Granger, COO & Exec. VP (Age 59)
  • Maria Catalina Escobar, Head of Corp. Fin. & Investor Relations and Head of Capital Markets
  • Ms. María Juliana Albán Durán, VP of Compliance & Compliance Officer (Age 44)

What is Ecopetrol's stock symbol?

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

Who are Ecopetrol's major shareholders?

Ecopetrol's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.34%), BlackRock Inc. (0.14%), State Street Corp (0.09%), APG Asset Management N.V. (0.09%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.08%) and Legal & General Group Plc (0.06%).

Which major investors are selling Ecopetrol stock?

EC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., Russell Investments Group Ltd., State Street Corp, Principal Financial Group Inc., ClariVest Asset Management LLC, and UBS Group AG.

Which major investors are buying Ecopetrol stock?

EC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including APG Asset Management N.V., Luminus Management LLC, Aperio Group LLC, Citigroup Inc., Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., APG Asset Management N.V., APG Asset Management N.V., and Wellington Management Group LLP.

How do I buy shares of Ecopetrol?

Shares of EC 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 Ecopetrol's stock price today?

One share of EC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.52.

How big of a company is Ecopetrol?

Ecopetrol has a market capitalization of $21.63 billion and generates $21.45 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $19.24 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.01 on an earnings per share basis. Ecopetrol employs 15,157 workers across the globe.

What is Ecopetrol's official website?

The official website for Ecopetrol is www.ecopetrol.com.co.

How can I contact Ecopetrol?

Ecopetrol's mailing address is CARRERA 13 NO. 36 - 24, BOGOTA F8, . The oil and gas company can be reached via phone at 571-234-4000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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