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S&P 500   4,967.23
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QQQ   414.65
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 4/19/2024
American Express profits jump 34%, helped by jump in new customers, higher spending
American Express, Fifth Third rise; Netflix, PPG Industries fall, Friday, 4/19/2024
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QQQ   414.65
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EOG Resources (EOG) Competitors

$133.15
+1.39 (+1.05%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)

EOG vs. PXD, FANG, DVN, CNQ, OXY, E, CVE, CTRA, TTE, and SHEL

Should you be buying EOG Resources stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of EOG Resources include Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD), Diamondback Energy (FANG), Devon Energy (DVN), Canadian Natural Resources (CNQ), Occidental Petroleum (OXY), ENI (E), Cenovus Energy (CVE), Coterra Energy (CTRA), TotalEnergies (TTE), and Shell (SHEL). These companies are all part of the "crude petroleum & natural gas" industry.

EOG Resources vs.

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

Pioneer Natural Resources presently has a consensus price target of $259.00, indicating a potential downside of 4.18%. EOG Resources has a consensus price target of $141.48, indicating a potential upside of 6.25%. Given Pioneer Natural Resources' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe EOG Resources is more favorable than Pioneer Natural Resources.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Pioneer Natural Resources
2 Sell rating(s)
15 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.10
EOG Resources
0 Sell rating(s)
12 Hold rating(s)
8 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.48

In the previous week, EOG Resources had 13 more articles in the media than Pioneer Natural Resources. MarketBeat recorded 23 mentions for EOG Resources and 10 mentions for Pioneer Natural Resources. EOG Resources' average media sentiment score of 1.19 beat Pioneer Natural Resources' score of 0.58 indicating that Pioneer Natural Resources is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Pioneer Natural Resources
8 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
EOG Resources
7 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
6 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Pioneer Natural Resources received 20 more outperform votes than EOG Resources when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 72.29% of users gave EOG Resources an outperform vote while only 70.75% of users gave Pioneer Natural Resources an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Pioneer Natural ResourcesOutperform Votes
1478
70.75%
Underperform Votes
611
29.25%
EOG ResourcesOutperform Votes
1458
72.29%
Underperform Votes
559
27.71%

80.6% of Pioneer Natural Resources shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 89.9% of EOG Resources shares are held by institutional investors. 0.6% of Pioneer Natural Resources shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of EOG Resources shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

EOG Resources has a net margin of 31.40% compared to EOG Resources' net margin of 25.28%. Pioneer Natural Resources' return on equity of 25.38% beat EOG Resources' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Pioneer Natural Resources25.28% 22.42% 13.92%
EOG Resources 31.40%25.38%16.06%

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

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Pioneer Natural Resources$19.36B3.26$4.89B$20.2413.35
EOG Resources$23.18B3.30$7.59B$13.0110.23

Pioneer Natural Resources pays an annual dividend of $5.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.8%. EOG Resources pays an annual dividend of $3.64 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.7%. Pioneer Natural Resources pays out 24.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. EOG Resources pays out 28.0% 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 7 consecutive years. EOG Resources is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Pioneer Natural Resources has a beta of 1.31, suggesting that its share price is 31% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, EOG Resources has a beta of 1.4, suggesting that its share price is 40% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

EOG Resources beats Pioneer Natural Resources on 16 of the 22 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding EOG 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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EOG vs. The Competition

MetricEOG ResourcesCrude petroleum & natural gas IndustryEnergy SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$75.79B$8.92B$8.04B$17.21B
Dividend Yield2.74%17.26%11.64%3.62%
P/E Ratio10.238.3616.9924.83
Price / Sales3.305.7151.5011.92
Price / Cash7.486.7612.0517.10
Price / Book2.762.013.554.85
Net Income$7.59B$1.32B$990.99M$970.56M
7 Day Performance-1.58%-1.85%-2.50%-1.75%
1 Month Performance5.91%5.85%2.13%-3.82%
1 Year Performance12.59%12.43%3.42%100.03%

EOG Resources Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
PXD
Pioneer Natural Resources
3.8416 of 5 stars
$267.22
-0.7%
$259.00
-3.1%
+18.9%$62.43B$19.36B13.202,213Positive News
FANG
Diamondback Energy
4.5403 of 5 stars
$203.95
-0.7%
$195.95
-3.9%
+39.7%$36.37B$8.41B11.761,023Analyst Report
Short Interest ↓
DVN
Devon Energy
4.7672 of 5 stars
$52.19
-0.9%
$57.89
+10.9%
-5.5%$33.14B$15.26B8.951,900Analyst Report
CNQ
Canadian Natural Resources
4.4725 of 5 stars
$77.40
-0.2%
$94.00
+21.4%
+25.8%$82.98B$30.25B13.9710,272Positive News
OXY
Occidental Petroleum
3.4984 of 5 stars
$66.81
-2.2%
$72.06
+7.9%
+6.7%$59.23B$28.92B17.0912,570Analyst Revision
E
ENI
1.6697 of 5 stars
$32.39
-1.4%
N/A+7.6%$54.67B$102.67B10.7333,142Upcoming Earnings
Dividend Announcement
CVE
Cenovus Energy
4.5755 of 5 stars
$20.64
+0.4%
$26.67
+29.2%
+17.4%$38.52B$38.67B13.066,925Upcoming Earnings
Positive News
CTRA
Coterra Energy
4.3576 of 5 stars
$27.19
flat
$32.00
+17.7%
+8.0%$20.44B$5.91B12.71894Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
TTE
TotalEnergies
2.1475 of 5 stars
$71.74
-0.6%
$69.75
-2.8%
+13.0%$168.71B$218.95B8.27102,579Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
News Coverage
SHEL
Shell
1.6514 of 5 stars
$71.06
-1.2%
$67.00
-5.7%
+17.2%$228.64B$316.62B12.55103,000

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