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Equinor ASA (EQNR) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$25.08
+0.46 (+1.87%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$24.93
$25.27
50-Day Range
$24.62
$32.25
52-Week Range
$24.44
$34.73
Volume
3.49 million shs
Average Volume
4.44 million shs
Market Capitalization
$78.30 billion
P/E Ratio
6.41
Dividend Yield
3.87%
Price Target
$28.25

Equinor ASA MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Reduce
1.91 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
12.6% Upside
$28.25 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.37% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.31mentions of Equinor ASA in the last 14 days
Based on 18 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
-3.37%
From $3.26 to $3.15 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.

2.81 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

141st out of 237 stocks

Petroleum Refining Industry

9th out of 16 stocks


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About Equinor ASA Stock (NYSE:EQNR)

Equinor ASA, an energy company, engages in the exploration, production, transportation, refining, and marketing of petroleum and other forms of energy in Norway and internationally. It operates through Exploration & Production Norway; Exploration & Production International; Exploration & Production USA; Marketing, Midstream & Processing; Renewables; and Other segments. The company also transports, processes, manufactures, markets, and trades in oil and gas commodities, such as crude and condensate products, gas liquids, natural gas, and liquefied natural gas; markets and trades in power and emissions; operates refineries, terminals and processing, and power plants; and develops low carbon solutions for oil and gas. In addition, it develops carbon capture and storage projects; provides transportation solutions, including pipelines, shipping, trucking, and rail; and develops and explores for renewable energy, such as offshore wind, green hydrogen, and solar power. The company was formerly known as Statoil ASA and changed its name to Equinor ASA in May 2018. Equinor ASA was incorporated in 1972 and is headquartered in Stavanger, Norway.

EQNR Stock Price History

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Equinor ASA: Share buy-back
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
2/07/2024
Ex-Dividend for 2/27 Dividend
2/14/2024
Dividend Payable
2/27/2024
Today
3/02/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
5/02/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Petroleum refining
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
21,936
Year Founded
1972

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$28.25
High Stock Price Target
$28.50
Low Stock Price Target
$28.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+12.6%
Consensus Rating
Reduce
Rating Score (0-4)
1.91
Research Coverage
11 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$11.89 billion
Pretax Margin
35.35%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$107.17 billion
Cash Flow
$6.85 per share
Book Value
$15.53 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
3,121,940,000
Free Float
3,121,630,000
Market Cap
$78.30 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.85

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Anders  OpedalMr. Anders Opedal (Age 56)
    President & CEO
    Comp: $1.74M
  • Mr. Torgrim Reitan (Age 55)
    Executive VP & CFO
    Comp: $210k
  • Ms. Hege Skryseth (Age 57)
    Executive Vice President of Technology, Digital & Innovation
    Comp: $387k
  • Ms. Siv Helen Rygh Torstensen (Age 54)
    Executive Vice President of Legal & Compliance (LEG)
    Comp: $602k
  • Mr. Jannik Lindbaek Jr. (Age 59)
    Executive Vice President for Communication
    Comp: $469k
  • Ms. Irene Rummelhoff (Age 57)
    Executive Vice President of Marketing, Midstream & Processing
    Comp: $825k
  • Mr. Aksel Stenerud (Age 61)
    Executive Vice President for the People & Organization
    Comp: $502k
  • Mr. Kjetil Hove (Age 59)
    Executive Vice President of Exploration & Production Norway
    Comp: $913k
  • Mr. Pal Eitrheim (Age 53)
    Executive Vice President of Renewables (REN)
    Comp: $687k
  • Ms. Jannicke Nilsson (Age 59)
    Executive Vice President of Safety, Security & Sustainability (SSU)
    Comp: $734k

Should I Buy Equinor ASA Stock? EQNR Pros and Cons Explained

These insights were generated using artificial intelligence. They are based on proprietary MarketBeat data, news articles, and custom LLM A.I. algorithms. This analysis of Equinor ASA was last updated on Thursday, February 29, 2024 at 1:44 PM.

Pros

Here are some ways that investors could benefit from investing in Equinor ASA:

  • Equinor ASA is an energy company involved in various aspects of the petroleum industry, providing diversification in the energy sector.
  • Recent developments in Equinor ASA have shown positive growth in net income, indicating financial stability and potential for returns.
  • Equinor ASA has a strong track record of innovation and adaptation to changing market conditions, ensuring long-term sustainability.
  • Current stock price of Equinor ASA reflects favorable market sentiment and potential for capital appreciation.
  • Equinor ASA's focus on sustainability and renewable energy initiatives aligns with growing global trends towards clean energy, offering long-term growth potential.

Cons

Investors should be bearish about investing in Equinor ASA for these reasons:

  • Volatility in the energy sector can impact Equinor ASA's stock price, leading to potential short-term fluctuations in investment value.
  • Dependency on oil prices and market conditions may expose Equinor ASA to risks associated with commodity price fluctuations.
  • Regulatory changes and geopolitical factors can affect Equinor ASA's operations and profitability, leading to uncertainties for investors.
  • Competitive landscape in the energy industry may pose challenges for Equinor ASA in maintaining market share and profitability.
  • Investing in Equinor ASA involves exposure to risks inherent in the energy sector, including environmental concerns and geopolitical tensions.














EQNR Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Equinor ASA stock right now?

11 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Equinor ASA in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "reduce" EQNR shares.
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What is Equinor ASA's stock price target for 2024?

11 Wall Street research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Equinor ASA's shares. Their EQNR share price targets range from $28.00 to $28.50. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $28.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.6% from the stock's current price.
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How have EQNR shares performed in 2024?

Equinor ASA's stock was trading at $31.64 at the start of the year. Since then, EQNR shares have decreased by 20.7% and is now trading at $25.08.
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Are investors shorting Equinor ASA?

Equinor ASA saw a increase in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 10,730,000 shares, an increase of 9.0% from the January 15th total of 9,840,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,840,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.8 days. Approximately 0.4% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is Equinor ASA's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2024.
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How were Equinor ASA's earnings last quarter?

Equinor ASA (NYSE:EQNR) released its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 7th. The company reported $0.64 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.08 by $0.44. The company had revenue of $29.05 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $27.35 billion. Equinor ASA had a net margin of 11.09% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 20.32%.

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

Equinor ASA declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 24th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 15th will be given a dividend of $0.30 per share on Tuesday, February 27th. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.78%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 14th.
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Is Equinor ASA a good dividend stock?

Equinor ASA (NYSE:EQNR) pays an annual dividend of $0.97 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.93%. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 24.81%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, EQNR will have a dividend payout ratio of 30.79% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What is Eldar Sætre's approval rating as Equinor ASA's CEO?

131 employees have rated Equinor ASA Chief Executive Officer Eldar Sætre on Glassdoor.com. Eldar Sætre has an approval rating of 70% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Equinor ASA own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Equinor ASA investors own include Cisco Systems (CSCO), Boeing (BA), Walt Disney (DIS), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), NVIDIA (NVDA), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T), Chevron (CVX), Gilead Sciences (GILD) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

Who are Equinor ASA's major shareholders?

Equinor ASA's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Folketrygdfondet (3.46%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.11%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.11%), Todd Asset Management LLC (0.06%), Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky (0.03%) and CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC (0.03%).

How do I buy shares of Equinor ASA?

Shares of EQNR 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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This page (NYSE:EQNR) was last updated on 3/2/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff