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Hess Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:HES)

$66.13
-1.06 (-1.58 %)
(As of 10/16/2019 08:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
$65.96
Now: $66.13
$67.68
50-Day Range
$59.45
MA: $63.67
$70.64
52-Week Range
$35.59
Now: $66.13
$71.06
Volume1.65 million shs
Average Volume3.13 million shs
Market Capitalization$20.14 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.50%
Beta1.97
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.47 billion
Cash Flow$5.71 per share
Book Value$36.75 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-282,000,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees1,708
Market Cap$20.14 billion
Next Earnings Date10/30/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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Hess (NYSE:HES) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hess' stock symbol?

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

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

Hess declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, September 4th. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Monday, September 30th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.51%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 13th. View Hess' Dividend History.

How will Hess' stock buyback program work?

Hess announced that its board has approved a stock buyback program on Thursday, March 8th 2018, which allows the company to buyback $1,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Hess' earnings last quarter?

Hess Corp. (NYSE:HES) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 31st. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.09) EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.10) by $0.01. The oil and gas producer earned $1.70 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.52 billion. Hess had a net margin of 1.09% and a return on equity of 0.46%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 8.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted ($0.23) EPS. View Hess' Earnings History.

When is Hess' next earnings date?

Hess is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Hess.

How can I listen to Hess' earnings call?

Hess will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, October 30th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What price target have analysts set for HES?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Hess' shares. Their forecasts range from $53.00 to $93.00. On average, they anticipate Hess' share price to reach $67.73 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 2.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Hess.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Hess?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Hess in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 7 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Hess.

Has Hess been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about HES stock have trended very negative on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Hess earned a media sentiment score of -3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Hess.

Are investors shorting Hess?

Hess saw a drop in short interest in the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 10,980,000 shares, a drop of 5.8% from the August 30th total of 11,650,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,050,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.6 days. Currently, 4.1% of the company's stock are sold short. 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), Medivation (MDVN), Incyte (INCY), Intrexon (XON), First Solar (FSLR), Celgene (CELG), Citigroup (C), Freeport-McMoRan (Fcx) and Schlumberger (SLB).

Who are Hess' key executives?

Hess' management team includes the folowing 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)

Who are Hess' major shareholders?

Hess' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Artemis Investment Management LLP (0.29%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.02%), Baldwin Brothers Inc. MA (0.01%), Cerebellum GP LLC (0.01%) and Cerebellum GP LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own Hess stock include Andrew P Slentz, Barbara J Lowery-Yilmaz, Gregory P Hill, John B Hess, John P Rielly, Kevin Omar Meyers, Michael R Turner, Richard D Lynch, Risa J Lavizzo-Mourey and Timothy B Goodell. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Hess.

Which institutional investors are selling Hess stock?

HES stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Artemis Investment Management LLP, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, CenturyLink Investment Management Co and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Hess company stock in the last year include Andrew P Slentz, Barbara J Lowery-Yilmaz, Gregory P Hill, John B Hess, John P Rielly, Michael R Turner, Richard D Lynch and Timothy B Goodell. View Insider Buying and Selling for Hess.

Which institutional investors are buying Hess stock?

HES stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Cerebellum GP LLC, Cerebellum GP LLC, Fox Run Management L.L.C., NuWave Investment Management LLC, Baldwin Brothers Inc. MA, Pacer Advisors Inc. and Wealthfront Advisers LLC. Company insiders that have bought Hess stock in the last two years include Kevin Omar Meyers and Risa J Lavizzo-Mourey. View Insider Buying and Selling 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 $66.13.

How big of a company is Hess?

Hess has a market capitalization of $20.14 billion and generates $6.47 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $-282,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.74) on an earnings per share basis. Hess employs 1,708 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Hess.

What is Hess' official website?

The official website for Hess is http://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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Hess (NYSE HES)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  640 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  703 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,343
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Hess and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HES will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HES will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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