Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: N/A
- Industry: N/A
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Symbol: NYSE:GST
- CUSIP: N/A
- Web: N/A
- Market Cap: $179.11 million
- Outstanding Shares: 162,829,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $1.30
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $1.46
- 52 Week Range: $0.80 - $2.19
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
- Foreward P/E Ratio: -11.00
- P/E Growth: 0.81
- Annual Revenue: $62.27 million
- Price / Sales: 2.88
- Book Value: ($0.25) per share
- Price / Book: -4.40
- Average Volume: 1.88 million shs.
- Short Ratio: 2.92
Frequently Asked Questions for Gastar Exploration (NYSE:GST)
What is Gastar Exploration's stock symbol?
Gastar Exploration trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GST."
How were Gastar Exploration's earnings last quarter?
Gastar Exploration Inc (NYSE:GST) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 10th. The company reported ($0.06) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.05) by $0.01. The business had revenue of $18.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $17.28 million. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 26.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted ($0.22) EPS. View Gastar Exploration's Earnings History.
Where is Gastar Exploration's stock going? Where will Gastar Exploration's stock price be in 2017?
4 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Gastar Exploration's shares. Their forecasts range from $1.50 to $3.00. On average, they anticipate Gastar Exploration's share price to reach $2.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Gastar Exploration.
Are investors shorting Gastar Exploration?
Gastar Exploration saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 7,785,474 shares, an increase of 17.6% from the April 28th total of 6,619,388 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,078,666 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.7 days. Approximately 4.5% of the shares of the company are sold short.
Who are some of Gastar Exploration's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Gastar Exploration include Genco Shipping & Trading Limited Ordinary Shares New (Marshall Islands) (GNK), Orchid Island Capital (ORC), Emerge Energy Services LP (EMES), Vivint Solar (VSLR), Sequans Communications SA (SQNS), Natural Gas Services Group (NGS), Dynex Capital (DX), Arlington Asset Investment Corp (AI), China Online Education Group - (COE), Calix (CALX), Luxfer Holdings PLC (LXFR), StoneMor Partners L.P. (STON), Park Electrochemical Corp. (PKE), Ocwen Financial Corp (OCN), USD Partners LP (USDP), Ryerson Holding Corp (RYI), Kimbell Royalty Partners LP (KRP) and Vectrus (VEC).
Who owns Gastar Exploration stock?
Gastar Exploration's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include
ARES MANAGEMENT LLC
ARES MANAGEMENT LLC
ARES MANAGEMENT LLC
ARES MANAGEMENT LLC
(15.80%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Gastar Exploration.
How do I buy Gastar Exploration stock?
Shares of Gastar Exploration can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
What is Gastar Exploration's stock price today?
MarketBeat Community Rating for Gastar Exploration (NYSE GST)MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Gastar Exploration and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
One share of Gastar Exploration stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.10.
Earnings History for Gastar Exploration (NYSE:GST)Earnings History by Quarter for Gastar Exploration (NYSE GST)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|5/10/2017||Q1 2017||($0.05)||($0.06)||$17.28 million||$18.70 million||View||N/A|
Earnings Estimates for Gastar Exploration (NYSE:GST)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.14 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.10 EPS
Dividend History for Gastar Exploration (NYSE:GST)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Gastar Exploration (NYSE:GST)Insider Trades by Quarter for Gastar Exploration (NYSE:GST)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|5/23/2017||Ares Management Llc||Director||Buy||514,227||$1.23||$632,499.21|| |
|5/22/2017||Ares Management Llc||Director||Buy||1,333,035||$1.16||$1,546,320.60|| |
|5/2/2017||Ares Management Llc||Director||Buy||25,456,521||$1.47||$37,421,085.87|| |
Headline Trends for Gastar Exploration (NYSE:GST)
Latest Headlines for Gastar Exploration (NYSE:GST)
|Ares Management Llc Acquires 514,227 Shares of Gastar Exploration Inc (GST) Stock|
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 25 at 7:42 PM
|Gastar Exploration Inc (GST) Short Interest Update|
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 6:58 PM
|Insider Buying: Gastar Exploration Inc (GST) Director Acquires 1,333,035 Shares of Stock|
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 10:25 AM
|Williams Capital Analysts Give Gastar Exploration Inc (GST) a $2.00 Price Target|
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 13 at 6:26 PM
|Edited Transcript of GST earnings conference call or presentation 11-May-17 2:00pm GMT|
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 11:11 PM
|Gastar Exploration Inc (GST) Announces Earnings Results|
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 9:14 PM
|Gastar Exploration Inc (GST) Short Interest Down 12.3% in April|
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 6:28 PM
|Gastar Exploration Inc (GST) Director Ares Management Llc Acquires 25,456,521 Shares|
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 11:58 PM
|Ares Management Llc Purchases 25,456,521 Shares of Gastar Exploration Inc (GST) Stock|
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 3:18 PM
|Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage Very Likely to Affect Gastar Exploration (GST) Stock Price|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 12:35 AM
|Seaport Global Securities Lowers Gastar Exploration Inc (GST) to Buy|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 2:34 PM
|Gastar Exploration Inc (GST) Short Interest Up 3.9% in March|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 8:30 AM
|Gastar Exploration (GST) Given News Sentiment Score of 0.03|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 12:28 PM
|GASTAR EXPLORATION INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events|
biz.yahoo.com - May 23 at 4:32 PM
|GASTAR EXPLORATION INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Material Modification to Righ|
biz.yahoo.com - May 16 at 6:58 PM
|Gastar Exploration Prices Upsized Offering AT $0.95 A Share|
feeds.benzinga.com - May 12 at 11:13 AM
|Gastar Exploration to launch 40M-share offering|
seekingalpha.com - May 11 at 5:03 PM
|GASTAR EXPLORATION INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits|
biz.yahoo.com - May 11 at 4:25 PM
|GASTAR EXPLORATION INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and E|
biz.yahoo.com - May 5 at 5:08 PM
|GASTAR EXPLORATION INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report|
biz.yahoo.com - May 5 at 4:38 PM
|GASTAR EXPLORATION INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets, Regulation FD Disclos|
biz.yahoo.com - April 14 at 4:58 PM
|GASTAR EXPLORATION INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Regulation FD Disclosure, Fin|
biz.yahoo.com - March 30 at 2:39 PM
|6:32 am Gastar Exploration announces sale of Appalachian Basin is now expected to close on or before April 8 (initially on or before March 8) due to a delay in obtaining one required lessor consent|
finance.yahoo.com - March 30 at 6:32 AM
|Gastar Exploration Stock Sees Short Interest Decline 22.2%|
www.thestreet.com - March 28 at 7:16 PM
|GASTAR EXPLORATION INC. Financials|
finance.yahoo.com - March 16 at 1:04 PM
|GASTAR EXPLORATION INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Results of Operations and Fin|
biz.yahoo.com - February 24 at 6:27 AM
Gastar Exploration (GST) Chart for Monday, May, 29, 2017