Hess Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.23 (-1.74 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $69.34
50-Day Range
MA: $70.92
52-Week Range
Now: $69.34
Volume2.28 million shs
Average Volume2.24 million shs
Market Capitalization$21.29 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.44%
Hess Corporation, an exploration and production company, explores, develops, produces, purchases, transports, and sells crude oil, natural gas liquids (NGLs), and natural gas. The company operates through two segments, Exploration and Production, and Marketing and Refining. It conducts production operations primarily in the United States, Denmark, the Malaysia/Thailand Joint Development Area, and Malaysia; and exploration activities primarily offshore Guyana, Suriname, Canada, and in the Gulf of Mexico. As of December 31, 2020, the company had total proved reserves of 1,077 million barrels of oil equivalent. It is also involved in the gathering, compressing, and processing of natural gas; fractionating NGLs; gathering, terminaling, loading, and transporting crude oil and NGLs through rail car; storing and terminaling propane, as well as providing water handling services primarily in the Bakken Shale plays in the Williston Basin area of North Dakota. The company was incorporated in 1920 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Petroleum refining
Sub-IndustryIntegrated Oil & Gas
Year Founded1933



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.51 billion
Cash Flow$6.75 per share
Book Value$31.85 per share


Net Income$-408,000,000.00


Market Cap$21.29 billion
Next Earnings Date4/28/2021 (Confirmed)


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Overall MarketRank

1.41 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

144th out of 668 stocks

Petroleum Refining Industry

15th out of 29 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-1.23 (-1.74 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Hess (NYSE:HES) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Hess a buy right now?

15 Wall Street equities 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 equities 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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When is Hess' next earnings date?

Hess is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 28th 2021.
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How can I listen to Hess' earnings call?

Hess will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, April 28th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Hess' earnings last quarter?

Hess Co. (NYSE:HES) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January, 27th. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.58) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.66) by $0.08. The oil and gas producer earned $1.42 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.20 billion. Hess had a negative net margin of 63.27% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.18%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 16.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted ($0.60) EPS.
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How has Hess' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Hess' stock was trading at $36.69 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, HES shares have increased by 89.0% and is now trading at $69.34.
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How often does Hess pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Hess?

Hess announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 3rd. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, March 17th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Wednesday, March 31st. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, March 16th.
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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 1.44%.
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What price target have analysts set for HES?

15 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Hess' stock. Their forecasts range from $49.00 to $94.00. On average, they anticipate Hess' share price to reach $67.87 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.1%.
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Who are Hess' key executives?

Hess' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John B. Hess, CEO & Director (Age 67, Pay $4.8M)
  • Mr. Gregory P. Hill, Pres & COO (Age 60, Pay $3.21M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. John P. Rielly, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 59, Pay $1.82M)
  • Mr. Timothy B. Goodell, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Corp. Sec. & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 64, Pay $1.79M)
  • Mr. Richard Lynch, Sr. VP of Technology & Services (Age 63) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Jay R. Wilson, VP of Investor Relations (Age 75) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Lorrie Hecker, VP of Communications (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Andrew P. Slentz, Sr. VP of HR & Office Management (Age 59) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Jonathan C. Stein, VP, CFO of Midstream & Chief Risk Officer (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. C. Martin Dunagin Jr., Chief Tax Exec. (LinkedIn Profile)

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.

Who are some of Hess' key competitors?

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 a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Calamos Advisors LLC (0.09%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.06%), Calamos Wealth Management LLC (0.04%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.03%), Royal London Asset Management Ltd. (0.03%) and Arvest Bank Trust Division (0.03%). Company insiders that own Hess stock include Andrew P Slentz, Barbara J Lowery-Yilmaz, Geurt G Schoonman, Gregory P Hill, John B Hess, John P Rielly, Marc S Lipschultz, Michael R Turner, Richard D Lynch and Timothy B Goodell.
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Which major investors are selling Hess stock?

HES stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Retirement Systems of Alabama, Arvest Bank Trust Division, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc., and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Hess company stock in the last year include Andrew P Slentz, Geurt G Schoonman, Gregory P Hill, John B Hess, John P Rielly, Richard D Lynch, and Timothy B Goodell.
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Which major investors are buying Hess stock?

HES stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DnB Asset Management AS, Everence Capital Management Inc., Calamos Advisors LLC, Royal London Asset Management Ltd., Calamos Wealth Management LLC, and NuWave Investment Management LLC.
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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 $69.34.

How much money does Hess make?

Hess has a market capitalization of $21.29 billion and generates $6.51 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $-408,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.95) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Hess have?

Hess employs 1,621 workers across the globe.

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?

Hess is headquartered at 1185 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS, NEW YORK NY, 10036.

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 4/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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