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NYSE:HESHess Stock Price, Forecast & News

$44.90
+0.22 (+0.49 %)
(As of 07/10/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$44.14
Now: $44.90
$45.62
50-Day Range
$44.68
MA: $50.45
$59.98
52-Week Range
$26.06
Now: $44.90
$74.11
Volume2.62 million shs
Average Volume2.27 million shs
Market Capitalization$13.79 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.24%
Beta2.26
Hess Corporation, an exploration and production company, explores for, develops, produces, purchases, transports, and sells crude oil, natural gas liquids (NGLs), and natural gas. It operates through two segments, Exploration and Production, and Midstream. The company 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, 2018, it had total proved reserves of 1,192 million barrels of oil equivalent. The company is also involved in the gathering, compressing, and processing of natural gas; the fractionation of 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 and Three Forks Shale plays in the Williston Basin area of North Dakota. The company was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.3Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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1.70 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Petroleum refining
Sub-IndustryIntegrated Oil & Gas
CUSIP42809H10
CIK4447
Phone212-997-8500

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.51 billion
Cash Flow$6.08 per share
Book Value$31.85 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-408,000,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees1,775
Market Cap$13.79 billion
Next Earnings Date7/29/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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Hess (NYSE:HES) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Hess' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Hess' stock was trading at $36.69 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, HES shares have increased by 22.4% and is now trading at $44.90. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Hess?

21 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hess in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 14 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Hess.

When is Hess' next earnings date?

Hess is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 29th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Hess.

How can I listen to Hess' earnings call?

Hess will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, July 29th 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 Corp. (NYSE:HES) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 7th. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.60) earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.65) by $0.05. The oil and gas producer earned $1.37 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.48 billion. Hess had a negative return on equity of 5.06% and a negative net margin of 45.64%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 14.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.09 EPS. View Hess' earnings history.

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

Hess declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, June 2nd. Shareholders of record on Monday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Tuesday, June 30th. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.23%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 12th. View Hess' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for HES?

21 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Hess' shares. Their forecasts range from $46.00 to $93.00. On average, they anticipate Hess' stock price to reach $60.84 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 35.5% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Hess.

Has Hess been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about HES stock have been trending neutral this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Hess earned a media sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View the latest news about Hess.

Are investors shorting Hess?

Hess saw a drop in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 12,360,000 shares, a drop of 20.0% from the June 15th total of 15,450,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 3,190,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.9 days. Currently, 4.5% of the company's stock are short sold. View Hess' Current Options Chain.

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), Medivation (MDVN), Precigen (PGEN), First Solar (FSLR), Intel (INTC), Chevron (CVX), ConocoPhillips (COP) and Exxon Mobil (XOM).

Who are Hess' key executives?

Hess' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John B. Hess, CEO & Director (Age 65)
  • Mr. John P. Rielly, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Gregory P. Hill, COO, Exec. VP and Pres of Worldwide Exploration & Production (Age 58)
  • Mr. Timothy B. Goodell, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 62)
  • Mr. Michael R. Turner, Sr. VP of Global Production (Age 60)

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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.06%), Whittier Trust Co. (0.02%), DNB Asset Management AS (0.01%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.01%) and Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc. (0.00%). 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, Risa J Lavizzo-Mourey and Timothy B Goodell. View institutional ownership trends for Hess.

Which major investors are selling Hess stock?

HES stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Whittier Trust Co., Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc., and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Hess company stock in the last year include Andrew P Slentz, Barbara J Lowery-Yilmaz, Geurt G Schoonman, Gregory P Hill, John B Hess, John P Rielly, Michael R Turner, Richard D Lynch, and Timothy B Goodell. View insider buying and selling activity for Hess.

Which major investors are buying Hess stock?

HES stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, and DNB Asset Management AS. Company insiders that have bought Hess stock in the last two years include Marc S Lipschultz, and Risa J Lavizzo-Mourey. View insider buying and selling activity for Hess.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Hess' stock price today?

One share of HES stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.90.

How big of a company is Hess?

Hess has a market capitalization of $13.79 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. Hess employs 1,775 workers across the globe.

What is Hess' official website?

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

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 7/11/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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