Hess Stock Forecast, Price & News

-3.68 (-5.16 %)
(As of 09/20/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Volume120,740 shs
Average Volume2.08 million shs
Market Capitalization$20.95 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.40%
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About Hess

Hess Corp is an exploration and production company, which engages in exploration, development, production, transportation, purchase & sale of crude oil, natural gas liquids and natural gas with production operations. It operates through the following segments: Exploration and Production and Midstream. The Exploration and Production segment explores for, develops, produces, purchases and sells crude oil, natural gas liquids and natural gas. The Midstream segment provides fee-based services including crude oil and natural gas gathering, processing of natural gas and the fractionation of natural gas liquids, transportation of crude oil by rail car, terminaling and loading crude oil and natural gas liquids, and the storage and terminaling of propane, primarily in the Bakken shale play of North Dakota. The company was founded by Leon Hess in 1920 and is headquartered in New York, NY.


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3.13 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

4th out of 346 stocks

Petroleum Refining Industry

2nd out of 23 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 4.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Hess (NYSE:HES) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Hess a buy right now?

15 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hess in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Hess stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Hess?

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Are investors shorting Hess?

Hess saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 13th, there was short interest totaling 6,660,000 shares, an increase of 12.5% from the July 29th total of 5,920,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,870,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.6 days. Currently, 2.4% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is Hess' next earnings date?

Hess is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 27th 2021.
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How were Hess' earnings last quarter?

Hess Co. (NYSE:HES) released its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 28th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.24 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.19 by $0.05. The oil and gas producer earned $1.60 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.51 billion. Hess had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 1.00% and a negative net margin of 2.63%. During the same period last year, the company posted ($1.05) EPS.
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How has Hess' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Hess' stock was trading at $36.69 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, HES stock has increased by 84.4% and is now trading at $67.66.
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How often does Hess pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Hess?

Hess announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, September 1st. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 15th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Thursday, September 30th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.48%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 14th.
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Is Hess a good dividend stock?

Hess pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.40%.
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What price target have analysts set for HES?

15 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Hess' stock. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $120.00. On average, they expect Hess' stock price to reach $88.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 30.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Hess' key executives?

Hess' management team includes the following people:
  • John B. Hess, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Gregory P. Hill, President & Chief Operating Officer (LinkedIn Profile)
  • John P. Rielly, Executive VP, Chief Financial & Accounting Officer
  • Richard Lynch, Senior Vice President-Technology & Services
  • Tim Goodell, Secretary, Chief Compliance Officer & Executive VP

What is John B. Hess' approval rating as Hess' CEO?

200 employees have rated Hess CEO John B. Hess on Glassdoor.com. John B. Hess has an approval rating of 90% among Hess' employees.

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What other stocks do shareholders of Hess own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Hess investors own include Puma Biotechnology (PBYI), BioMarin Pharmaceutical (BMRN), Incyte (INCY), (MDVN) (MDVN), Precigen (PGEN), Intel (INTC), First Solar (FSLR), The Walt Disney (DIS), Schlumberger (SLB) and Chevron (CVX).

What is Hess' stock symbol?

Hess trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "HES."

Who are Hess' major shareholders?

Hess' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (12.56%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.59%), BlackRock Inc. (7.08%), State Street Corp (5.89%), Dodge & Cox (3.88%) and Primecap Management Co. CA (3.05%). Company insiders that own Hess stock include Andrew P Slentz, Geurt G Schoonman, Gregory P Hill, Gregory P Hill, John B Hess, John P Rielly, Marc S Lipschultz, Michael Mcknight, Richard D Lynch, Sami A Siddiqui and Timothy B Goodell.
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Which institutional investors are selling Hess stock?

HES stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Dodge & Cox, Invesco Ltd., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, Credit Suisse AG, and Balyasny Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Hess company stock in the last year include Andrew P Slentz, Gregory P Hill, John B Hess, John P Rielly, Michael Mcknight, Richard D Lynch, Sami A Siddiqui, and Timothy B Goodell.
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Which institutional investors are buying Hess stock?

HES stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Amundi, Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Macquarie Group Ltd., Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, and Scout Investments Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Hess?

Shares of HES can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Hess' stock price today?

One share of HES stock can currently be purchased for approximately $67.66.

How much money does Hess make?

Hess has a market capitalization of $20.95 billion and generates $4.80 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $-3,093,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.93) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Hess have?

Hess employs 1,621 workers across the globe.

Does Hess have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Hess: American Oil & Gas, Bakken Acreage, Hess (Indonesia-VIII) Holdings Limited, Hess (Netherlands) Oil and Gas Holdings C.V., Hess Asia Holdings Inc., Hess Bakken Investments II LLC, Hess Bakken Investments III LLC, Hess Bakken Investments IV LLC, Hess Bakken Processing LLC, Hess Baldpate-Penn State LLC, Hess Canada (Aspy) Exploration Limited, Hess Canada Exploration Limited, Hess Canada Oil and Gas ULC, Hess Capital Limited, Hess Capital Services Holdings LLC, Hess Capital Services LLC, Hess Conger LLC, Hess Denmark ApS, Hess Energy Exploration LLC, Hess Equatorial Guinea Investments Limited, Hess Exploration & Production Holdings Limited, Hess Exploration Services Inc., Hess Exploration and Production Malaysia B.V., Hess Finance, Hess GOM Deepwater LLC, Hess GOM Deepwater Sub-Holdings LLC, Hess GOM Exploration LLC, Hess Guyana (Block B) Exploration Limited, Hess Guyana (Liza) Exploration Limited, Hess Guyana Exploration Limited, Hess Holdings EG Limited, Hess Holdings GOM Ventures LLC, Hess Holdings West Africa Limited, Hess Infrastructure Partners LP, Hess International Holdings Corporation, Hess International Holdings Limited, Hess International Receivables Limited, Hess International Sales LLC, Hess Libya (Waha) Limited, Hess Libya Exploration Limited, Hess Limited, Hess Llano LLC, Hess Middle East New Ventures Limited, Hess Midstream Operations LP, Hess Midstream Partners GP LP, Hess NWE Holdings, Hess New Ventures Exploration Limited, Hess North Dakota Export Logistics Holdings LLC, Hess North Dakota Export Logistics LLC, Hess North Dakota Export Logistics Operations LP, Hess North Dakota Pipelines Holdings LLC, Hess North Dakota Pipelines LLC, Hess Offshore Response Company LLC, Hess Ohio Developments LLC, Hess Ohio Holdings LLC, Hess Ohio Sub-Holdings LLC, Hess Oil & Gas Sdn. Bhd., Hess Oil Company of Thailand (JDA) Limited, Hess Oil Company of Thailand Ltd. Co., Hess Oil and Gas Holdings Inc., Hess Services UK Limited, Hess Stampede LLC, Hess Suriname Exploration Limited, Hess TGP Finance Company LLC, Hess TGP Holdings LLC, Hess TGP Operations LP, Hess Tank Cars Holdings II LLC, Hess Tank Cars II LLC, Hess Tank Cars LLC, Hess Tioga Gas Plant LLC, Hess Trading Corporation, Hess Tubular Bells LLC, Hess Water Services LLC, Hess West Africa Holdings Limited, Marquette Exploration LLC, Meadville Corporation, and Triton Energy.

When was Hess founded?

Hess was founded in 1933.

What is Hess' official website?

The official website for Hess is www.hess.com.

Where are Hess' headquarters?

How can I contact Hess?

Hess' mailing address is 1185 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS, NEW YORK NY, 10036. The oil and gas producer can be reached via phone at (212) 997-8500 or via email at [email protected].

This page was last updated on 9/20/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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