Hess Stock Forecast, Price & News

-2.89 (-3.26 %)
(As of 06/17/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume2.26 million shs
Average Volume2.14 million shs
Market Capitalization$26.41 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.13%
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About Hess

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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1.83 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

72nd out of 687 stocks

Petroleum Refining Industry

9th out of 29 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Hess (NYSE:HES) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Hess a buy right now?

17 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hess in the last twelve months. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 12 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, August 4th 2021.
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How were Hess' earnings last quarter?

Hess Co. (NYSE:HES) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 28th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.82 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.44 by $0.38. The oil and gas producer had revenue of $1.92 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.61 billion. Hess had a negative net margin of 7.62% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.76%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 40.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned ($0.60) 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. Since then, HES stock has increased by 133.4% and is now trading at $85.63.
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How often does Hess pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Hess?

Hess announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, June 1st. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, June 15th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Wednesday, June 30th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.17%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, June 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 1.13%.
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What price target have analysts set for HES?

17 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Hess' shares. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $112.00. On average, they anticipate Hess' share price to reach $74.53 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 13.0%.
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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 $2.65M)
  • Mr. John P. Rielly, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 59, Pay $1.2M)
  • Mr. Gregory P. Hill, COO & Pres of Exploration & Production (Age 60, Pay $1.84M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Timothy B. Goodell, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Corp. Sec. & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 64, Pay $1.18M)
  • 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.00%), Primecap Management Co. CA (3.07%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (2.04%), UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. (1.70%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.57%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.49%). 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 Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Artemis Investment Management LLP, APG Asset Management N.V., Anomaly Capital Management LP, UBS Asset Management Americas Inc., Millennium Management LLC, and FIL Ltd. 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Primecap Management Co. CA, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, BlackRock Inc., Caxton Associates LP, Bank of Montreal Can, Morgan Stanley, and Russell Investments Group Ltd..
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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 $85.63.

How much money does Hess make?

Hess has a market capitalization of $26.41 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.

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 6/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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