Newfield Exploration Company Profile (NYSE:NFX)

About Newfield Exploration

Newfield Exploration logoNewfield Exploration Company is an independent energy company engaged in the exploration, development and production of crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids (NGLs). The Company's operations are focused primarily on large scale, onshore liquids-rich resource plays in the United States. Its segments are the United States and China. Its principal areas of operation are the Anadarko and Arkoma Basins of Oklahoma, the Williston Basin of North Dakota, the Uinta Basin of Utah and the Maverick, and Gulf Coast basins of Texas. In addition, it has oil developments offshore China. Its proved reserves of over 510 million barrels of oil equivalents (MMBOE) consist of over 310 MMBOE proved developed producing, 20 MMBOE proved developed non-producing and 180 MMBOE proved undeveloped reserves. Its proved liquids reserves are over 290 million barrels. Over 71% of its proved liquid reserves are crude oil or condensate. Its proved natural gas reserves are over 1,305 billion cubic feet (Bcf).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Independent Oil & Gas
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: NFX
  • CUSIP: 65129010
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $42.03
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $44.04
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $40.36
  • 52-Week Range: $20.84 - $47.56
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 33.95
  • P/E Growth: 1.55
  • Market Cap: $8.38B
  • Outstanding Shares: 196,783,000
  • Beta: 1.35
  • Net Margins: -226.57%
  • Return on Equity: 9.07%
  • Return on Assets: 2.73%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.79%
  • Current Ratio: 0.97%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.94%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Newfield Exploration (NYSE:NFX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 23 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.86)
Consensus Price Target: $46.58 (8.88% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Newfield Exploration (NYSE:NFX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/9/2016Imperial CapitalReiterated RatingOutperform$53.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/29/2016Williams CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$58.00View Rating Details
8/9/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$42.00 -> $50.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingOverweight$56.00 -> $57.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016KLR GroupDowngradeAccumulate -> Hold$48.00 -> $47.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$35.00 -> $44.00View Rating Details
8/4/2016WunderlichBoost Price TargetBuy$59.00 -> $65.00View Rating Details
8/3/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/28/2016Johnson RiceInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
7/11/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$45.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details
7/6/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$44.00View Rating Details
7/6/2016SimmonsBoost Price TargetOutperform$50.00 -> $54.00View Rating Details
7/5/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuy$43.00 -> $47.00View Rating Details
6/29/2016Canaccord GenuityInitiated CoverageBuy$48.00View Rating Details
6/25/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector Outperform$47.00 -> $51.00View Rating Details
6/23/2016Howard WeilBoost Price TargetSector Outperform$47.00 -> $51.00View Rating Details
6/14/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$43.00 -> $47.00View Rating Details
5/5/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuy$43.00View Rating Details
5/4/2016Topeka Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetBuy$42.00 -> $45.00View Rating Details
3/8/2016SusquehannaReiterated RatingPositiveView Rating Details
3/3/2016BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperform$40.00 -> $35.00View Rating Details
3/2/2016Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetHold$29.00View Rating Details
2/29/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> Strong-Buy$42.00View Rating Details
2/26/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$33.00View Rating Details
1/11/2016Wells Fargo & Co.UpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
12/1/2015GuggenheimReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/19/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$43.00 -> $41.00View Rating Details
10/19/2015Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/24/2015Bank of America Corp.Lower Price TargetBuy$47.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details
8/5/2015Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$45.00View Rating Details
7/22/2015Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$42.00View Rating Details
6/18/2015CormarkUpgradeBuy$48.00View Rating Details
6/2/2015Evercore Partners Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$47.00View Rating Details
6/1/2015Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageBuy$47.00View Rating Details
4/21/2015FBR & CoDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
4/21/2015Societe GeneraleDowngradeBuy -> Hold$38.00 -> $41.00View Rating Details
12/1/2014Barrington ResearchLower Price TargetOutperform$47.00 -> $43.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/29/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Newfield Exploration (NYSE:NFX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/2/2016Q216$0.08$0.32$379.74 million$381.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q116($0.12)($0.09)$342.91 million$284.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q415$0.03$0.30$462.17 million$362.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$0.16$0.21$489.81 million$377.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.20$0.46$485.98 million$469.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$0.08$0.02$428.20 million$349.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414$0.44$0.38$555.20 million$495.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q314$0.52$0.52$584.36 million$610.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$0.52$0.43$582.60 million$608.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$0.40$0.44$513.71 million$553.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2014Q413$0.44$0.48$584.36 million$498.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313$0.51$0.70$569.43 million$486.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.41$0.37$632.90 million$623.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2013Q1 2013$0.44$0.45$647.73 million$651.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2013Q4 2012$0.42($10.39)$641.37 million$646.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2012$0.69$0.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/20/2011$1.05$1.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2011$0.94$0.98ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2011$1.25$1.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Newfield Exploration (NYSE:NFX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.77 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.26 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 201610($0.47)$0.12($0.22)
Q2 20167($0.12)$0.27$0.12
Q3 20168($0.07)$0.32$0.20
Q4 20169($0.03)$0.40$0.21
Q1 20176$0.14$0.40$0.29
Q2 20176$0.15$0.38$0.27
Q3 20176$0.16$0.37$0.28
Q4 20176$0.20$0.44$0.31
Q1 20181$0.63$0.63$0.63
Q2 20181$0.70$0.70$0.70
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Newfield Exploration (NYSE:NFX)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Newfield Exploration (NYSE:NFX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.44%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 99.61%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/18/2016Pamela J GardnerDirectorSell10,685$46.22$493,860.70View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016Juanita F RomansDirectorSell2,015$46.04$92,770.60View SEC Filing  
6/23/2016Matthew R VezzaVPSell4,600$43.17$198,582.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016John H JasekVPSell25,000$40.93$1,023,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016Lee K BoothbyCEOSell50,000$40.95$2,047,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2016Gary D PackerCOOSell7,500$40.46$303,450.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2016George W Fairchild JrCAOSell8,200$40.04$328,328.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2016Roger B PlankDirectorBuy1,000$39.22$39,220.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2016Stephen C CampbellVPSell25,606$37.63$963,553.78View SEC Filing  
11/18/2015George T DunnSVPSell20,000$41.01$820,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2015Valerie A MitchellVPSell10,713$38.50$412,450.50View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015Gary D PackerCOOSell40,000$39.69$1,587,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/10/2015Roger B. PlankDirectorBuy1,600$39.64$63,424.00View SEC Filing  
11/9/2015Lee K BoothbyCEOSell25,000$39.54$988,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015Roger B. PlankDirectorBuy600$39.18$23,508.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2015Roger B. PlankDirectorBuy1,800$32.37$58,266.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2015Roger B PlankDirectorBuy2,000$34.14$68,280.00View SEC Filing  
6/22/2015Matthew R VezzaVPSell11,952$37.20$444,614.40View SEC Filing  
6/4/2015Valerie A MitchellVPSell11,686$36.18$422,799.48View SEC Filing  
5/11/2015Charles E ShultzDirectorSell2,500$36.56$91,400.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015Charles E ShultzDirectorSell6,250$40.00$250,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/10/2015Charles E ShultzDirectorSell2,500$37.45$93,625.00View SEC Filing  
3/26/2015Charles E ShultzDirectorSell1,250$35.00$43,750.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2015Charles E ShultzDirectorSell1,250$31.13$38,912.50View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015Charles E ShultzDirectorSell3,750$35.00$131,250.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Charles E ShultzDirectorSell1,250$30.20$37,750.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2014Lee K BoothbyCEOSell8,000$33.13$265,040.00View SEC Filing  
9/29/2014William D SchneiderSVPSell5,000$38.45$192,250.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014Juanita F RomansDirectorSell6,424$38.42$246,810.08View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014Gary D PackerCOOSell35,000$44.46$1,556,100.00View SEC Filing  
7/2/2014Stephen C CampbellVPSell2,281$43.89$100,113.09View SEC Filing  
6/23/2014Charles E ShultzDirectorSell10,000$43.84$438,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2014Terry W RathertEVPSell12,500$42.07$525,875.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2014Daryll T HowardVPSell15,000$38.89$583,350.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014John H JasekVPSell10,000$36.10$361,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2014John MarziottiGeneral CounselSell7,000$35.35$247,450.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2014William SchneiderSVPSell5,000$34.54$172,700.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2014Lee BoothbyCEOSell10,000$33.70$337,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2014Terry RathertEVPSell14,646$33.85$495,767.10View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014John MarziottiGeneral CounselSell5,133$28.95$148,600.35View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Terry RathertEVPSell17,283$28.90$499,478.70View SEC Filing  
12/31/2013Lee BoothbyCEOSell3,500$24.27$84,945.00View SEC Filing  
12/27/2013Lee BoothbyCEOSell6,455$24.59$158,728.45View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Lee K BoothbyCEOSell15,103$24.76$373,950.28View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Stephen C CampbellVPBuy2,053$24.32$49,928.96View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Brian L RickmersInsiderSell10,000$23.25$232,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2012William D SchneiderVPSell4,000$31.91$127,640.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Newfield Exploration (NYSE:NFX)
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