NYSE:NFX - Newfield Exploration Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$29.33 +0.61 (+2.12 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 08:45 AM ET)
Previous Close$28.72
Today's Range$28.68 - $29.43
52-Week Range$22.72 - $35.20
Volume2.40 million shs
Average Volume2.46 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.74 billion
P/E Ratio13.64
Dividend YieldN/A
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


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.62
Current Ratio0.77
Quick Ratio0.74


Trailing P/E Ratio13.64
Forward P/E Ratio8.81
P/E Growth0.69

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.77 billion
Price / Sales3.32
Cash Flow$4.5972 per share
Price / Cash6.38
Book Value$7.05 per share
Price / Book4.16


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.15
Net Income$427 million
Net Margins18.96%
Return on Equity36.67%
Return on Assets10.24%


Outstanding Shares199,730,000
Market Cap$5,736.14

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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 1st. The energy company reported $0.82 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.74 by $0.08. The energy company earned $580 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $552.56 million. Newfield Exploration had a net margin of 18.96% and a return on equity of 36.67%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 39.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.57 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, July, 31st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Newfield Exploration.

What price target have analysts set for NFX?

24 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Newfield Exploration's stock. Their predictions range from $28.00 to $48.00. On average, they expect Newfield Exploration's share price to reach $37.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 28.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Newfield Exploration.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Newfield Exploration?

24 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Newfield Exploration in the last year. There are currently 10 hold ratings and 14 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

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?

Press coverage about NFX stock has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Newfield Exploration earned a media sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the energy company an impact score of 47.15 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are Newfield Exploration's major shareholders?

Newfield Exploration's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Scout Investments Inc. (1.35%), DnB Asset Management AS (0.37%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.12%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.09%), Winslow Asset Management Inc. (0.08%) and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.03%). Company insiders that own Newfield Exploration stock include James Kent Wells, Juanita F Romans, Lee K Boothby, Pamela J Gardner, 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 Assenagon Asset Management S.A., NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH, Hartford Investment Management Co., DnB Asset Management AS, Raymond James Trust N.A., Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. 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 institutional investors are buying Newfield Exploration stock?

NFX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., Fisher Asset Management LLC, First Citizens Bank & Trust Co., Fox Run Management L.L.C., Pendal Group Ltd, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan and Nisa Investment Advisors 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 $29.33.

How big of a company is Newfield Exploration?

Newfield Exploration has a market capitalization of $5.74 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:  782 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  451 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,233
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 7/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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