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

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$26.36 +0.45 (+1.74 %)
(As of 08/19/2018 07:39 AM ET)
Previous Close$26.36
Today's Range$25.7950 - $26.4150
52-Week Range$22.72 - $35.20
Volume2.27 million shs
Average Volume3.59 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.57 billion
P/E Ratio12.26
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.47
Newfield Exploration logoNewfield 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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production
SectorOils/Energy
SymbolNYSE:NFX
CUSIP65129010
Phone281-210-5100

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.48
Current Ratio0.72
Quick Ratio0.70

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio12.26
Forward P/E Ratio7.73
P/E Growth0.66

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.77 billion
Price / Sales2.98
Cash Flow$4.2585 per share
Price / Cash6.19
Book Value$7.05 per share
Price / Book3.74

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.15
Net Income$427 million
Net Margins17.53%
Return on Equity41.07%
Return on Assets11.85%

Miscellaneous

Employees1,010
Outstanding Shares199,860,000
Market Cap$5.57 billion

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) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July, 31st. The energy company reported $0.94 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.82 by $0.12. The energy company earned $679 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $619.07 million. Newfield Exploration had a net margin of 17.53% and a return on equity of 41.07%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 68.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.43 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, October, 30th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Newfield Exploration.

What price target have analysts set for NFX?

23 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Newfield Exploration's stock. Their predictions range from $28.00 to $48.00. On average, they anticipate Newfield Exploration's stock price to reach $37.6842 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 43.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Newfield Exploration.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Newfield Exploration?

23 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Newfield Exploration in the last year. There are currently 11 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Newfield Exploration.

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 56)
  • Mr. Lawrence S. Massaro, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Gary D. Packer, Exec. VP & COO (Age 55)
  • Mr. John H. Jasek, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 48)
  • Mr. George W. Fairchild Jr., Chief Accounting Officer (Age 51)

Has Newfield Exploration been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about NFX stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Newfield Exploration earned a coverage optimism score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the energy company an impact score of 47.56 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Newfield Exploration.

Who are Newfield Exploration's major shareholders?

Newfield Exploration's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.33%), LSV Asset Management (2.79%), Van ECK Associates Corp (1.74%), Bank of America Corp DE (1.52%), Scout Investments Inc. (1.35%) and FMR LLC (1.29%). 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 major investors are selling Newfield Exploration stock?

NFX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Bridgewater Associates LP, TCW Group Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Reinhart Partners Inc., Picton Mahoney Asset Management and Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Newfield Exploration company stock in the last year include Juanita F Romans and Lee K Boothby. View Insider Buying and Selling for Newfield Exploration.

Which major investors are buying Newfield Exploration stock?

NFX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, BlueMountain Capital Management LLC, Scout Investments Inc., Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., Marshall Wace LLP, Victory Capital Management Inc., BlackRock Inc. and Jennison Associates LLC. 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 $26.36.

How big of a company is Newfield Exploration?

Newfield Exploration has a market capitalization of $5.57 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.

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:  3.2 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  794 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  462 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,256
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 8/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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