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NYSE:ERF - Enerplus Stock Price, Forecast & News

$6.46
-0.03 (-0.46 %)
(As of 01/19/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$6.35
Now: $6.46
$6.57
50-Day Range
$5.90
MA: $6.75
$7.31
52-Week Range
$5.50
Now: $6.46
$9.73
Volume1.14 million shs
Average Volume999,104 shs
Market Capitalization$1.43 billion
P/E Ratio4.93
Dividend Yield1.39%
Beta1.66
Enerplus Corporation, together with subsidiaries, engages in the exploration and development of crude oil and natural gas in the United States and Canada. The company's oil and natural gas properties are located primarily in North Dakota, Montana, Colorado, and Pennsylvania; and Alberta, British Columbia, and Saskatchewan. As of December 31, 2018, it had proved plus probable gross reserves of approximately 12.7 million barrels (MMbbls) of light and medium crude oil; 28.4 MMbbls of heavy crude oil; 167.2 MMbbls of tight oil; 21.1 MMbbls of natural gas liquids; 41.1 billion cubic feet (Bcf) of conventional natural gas; and 1,149.5 Bcf of shale gas. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorOils/Energy
CUSIPN/A
Phone403-298-2200

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$997.46 million
Cash Flow$2.08 per share
Book Value$6.43 per share

Profitability

Net Income$291.84 million

Miscellaneous

Employees399
Market Cap$1.43 billion
Next Earnings Date2/28/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Enerplus (NYSE:ERF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Enerplus' stock symbol?

Enerplus trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ERF."

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

Enerplus declared a monthly dividend on Wednesday, December 18th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.008 per share on Wednesday, January 15th. This represents a $0.10 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.49%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 30th. View Enerplus' Dividend History.

How will Enerplus' stock buyback program work?

Enerplus announced that its board has initiated a share repurchase program on Thursday, March 22nd 2018, which allows the company to repurchase 17,100,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Enerplus' earnings last quarter?

Enerplus Corp (NYSE:ERF) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, November, 8th. The oil and natural gas company reported $0.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.22 by $0.01. The oil and natural gas company earned $256.81 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $251 million. Enerplus had a net margin of 32.90% and a return on equity of 16.47%. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.35 earnings per share. View Enerplus' Earnings History.

When is Enerplus' next earnings date?

Enerplus is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February 28th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Enerplus.

What price target have analysts set for ERF?

7 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Enerplus' stock. Their forecasts range from $12.00 to $21.50. On average, they expect Enerplus' share price to reach $16.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 155.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Enerplus.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Enerplus?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Enerplus in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Enerplus.

Has Enerplus been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about ERF stock have trended positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Enerplus earned a news sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the oil and natural gas company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Enerplus.

Are investors shorting Enerplus?

Enerplus saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 5,490,000 shares, an increase of 7.4% from the December 15th total of 5,110,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,240,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.4 days. Currently, 2.5% of the company's shares are sold short. View Enerplus' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Enerplus' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Enerplus own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Enerplus investors own include Pengrowth Energy (PGH), ConocoPhillips (COP), Baytex Energy (BTE), Northrop Grumman (NOC), Valero Energy (VLO), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Boeing (BA), Brookfield Infrastructure Partners (BIP), Enbridge (ENB) and Occidental Petroleum (OXY).

Who are Enerplus' key executives?

Enerplus' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Ian Charles Dundas B.Com., L.L.B., B.Comm., LLB, Pres, CEO & Non-Independent Director (Age 51)
  • Ms. Jodine J. Jenson Labrie B.Comm, C.A., CBV, Sr. VP & CFO
  • Mr. Raymond J. Daniels, Sr. VP of Operations, People & Culture
  • Mr. Edward L. McLaughlin, Pres of U.S. Operations (Age 63)
  • Mr. Nathan Douglas Fisher, VP of U.S. Devel. & Geosciences

Who are Enerplus' major shareholders?

Enerplus' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Caymus Capital Partners L.P. (0.13%), Hexavest Inc. (0.06%), JCIC Asset Management Inc. (0.01%) and Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.01%).

Which major investors are selling Enerplus stock?

ERF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. and JCIC Asset Management Inc..

Which major investors are buying Enerplus stock?

ERF stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Caymus Capital Partners L.P. and Hexavest Inc..

How do I buy shares of Enerplus?

Shares of ERF 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 Enerplus' stock price today?

One share of ERF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.46.

How big of a company is Enerplus?

Enerplus has a market capitalization of $1.43 billion and generates $997.46 million in revenue each year. The oil and natural gas company earns $291.84 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.09 on an earnings per share basis. Enerplus employs 399 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Enerplus.

What is Enerplus' official website?

The official website for Enerplus is http://www.enerplus.com/.

How can I contact Enerplus?

Enerplus' mailing address is THE DOME TOWER 3000 - 333 7TH AVENUE SW, CALGARY A0, T2P 2Z1. The oil and natural gas company can be reached via phone at 403-298-2200 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Enerplus (NYSE ERF)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  384 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  460 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  844
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Enerplus and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ERF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ERF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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