NYSE:NFX - Newfield Exploration Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$17.07 +0.72 (+4.40 %)
(As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$16.35
Today's Range$16.40 - $17.13
52-Week Range$12.45 - $31.46
Volume6.83 million shs
Average Volume8.80 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.43 billion
P/E Ratio7.94
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.85
Newfield Exploration Company, an independent energy company, engages in the exploration, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids in the United States. The company has operations principally in the Anadarko and Arkoma basins of Oklahoma, the Williston Basin of North Dakota, and the Uinta Basin of Utah. It also holds oil producing assets offshore China. The company was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production
SectorOils/Energy
CUSIP65129010
Phone281-210-5100

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.77 billion
Cash Flow$4.5040 per share
Book Value$7.05 per share

Profitability

Net Income$427 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,010
Market Cap$3.43 billion
OptionableOptionable

Newfield Exploration (NYSE:NFX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Newfield Exploration's stock symbol?

Newfield Exploration trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NFX."

How were Newfield Exploration's earnings last quarter?

Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 31st. The energy company reported $1.01 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.86 by $0.15. The energy company earned $711 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $661.27 million. Newfield Exploration had a return on equity of 43.65% and a net margin of 21.14%. The firm's revenue was up 62.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.52 EPS. View Newfield Exploration's Earnings History.

When is Newfield Exploration's next earnings date?

Newfield Exploration is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Newfield Exploration.

What price target have analysts set for NFX?

20 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Newfield Exploration's stock. Their predictions range from $18.00 to $48.00. On average, they anticipate Newfield Exploration's stock price to reach $31.5714 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 85.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Newfield Exploration.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Newfield Exploration?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Newfield Exploration in the last year. There are currently 15 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Newfield Exploration.

Has Newfield Exploration been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about NFX stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Newfield Exploration earned a news sentiment score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the energy company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Are investors shorting Newfield Exploration?

Newfield Exploration saw a increase in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 23,767,684 shares, an increase of 38.3% from the January 15th total of 17,185,263 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 6,559,526 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.6 days. Currently, 11.9% of the company's shares are short sold. View Newfield Exploration's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Newfield Exploration's key competitors?

Who are Newfield Exploration's key executives?

Newfield Exploration's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Lee K. Boothby, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Lawrence S. Massaro, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Gary D. Packer, Exec. VP & COO (Age 56)
  • Mr. John H. Jasek, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 49)
  • Mr. George W. Fairchild Jr., Chief Accounting Officer (Age 52)

Who are Newfield Exploration's major shareholders?

Newfield Exploration's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.42%), LSV Asset Management (3.08%), Temasek Holdings Private Ltd (2.05%), Bank of America Corp DE (1.46%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.41%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.27%). Company insiders that own Newfield Exploration stock include James Kent Wells, Juanita F Romans, Lee K Boothby, Roger B Plank and Thomas G Ricks. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Newfield Exploration.

Which institutional investors are selling Newfield Exploration stock?

NFX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Temasek Holdings Private Ltd, Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Scout Investments Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Van ECK Associates Corp and Prudential Financial Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Newfield Exploration.

Which institutional investors are buying Newfield Exploration stock?

NFX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including IndexIQ Advisors LLC, Manikay Partners LLC, Boston Partners, Two Sigma Investments LP, Bank of Nova Scotia, P Schoenfeld Asset Management LP, Alpine Associates Management Inc. and Reinhart Partners Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Newfield Exploration stock in the last two years include James Kent Wells, Roger B Plank and Thomas G Ricks. View Insider Buying and Selling for Newfield Exploration.

How do I buy shares of Newfield Exploration?

Shares of NFX 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Newfield Exploration's stock price today?

One share of NFX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.07.

How big of a company is Newfield Exploration?

Newfield Exploration has a market capitalization of $3.43 billion and generates $1.77 billion in revenue each year. The energy company earns $427 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.15 on an earnings per share basis. Newfield Exploration employs 1,010 workers across the globe.

What is Newfield Exploration's official website?

The official website for Newfield Exploration is http://www.newfield.com.

How can I contact Newfield Exploration?

Newfield Exploration's mailing address is 4 Waterway Square Place Suite 100, The Woodlands TX, 77380. The energy company can be reached via phone at 281-210-5100 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Newfield Exploration (NYSE NFX)

Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  829 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  525 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,354
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Newfield Exploration and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NFX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NFX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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