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

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$30.75 +1.52 (+5.20 %)
(As of 06/25/2018 02:39 AM ET)
Previous Close$30.75
Today's Range$30.37 - $31.09
52-Week Range$22.72 - $35.20
Volume4.52 million shs
Average Volume3.04 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.84 billion
P/E Ratio14.30
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

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production


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


Trailing P/E Ratio14.30
Forward P/E Ratio9.32
P/E Growth0.71

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.77 billion
Price / Sales3.48
Cash Flow$4.7381 per share
Price / Cash6.49
Book Value$7.05 per share
Price / Book4.36


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

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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) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 1st. The energy company reported $0.82 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.74 by $0.08. The energy company earned $580 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $552.56 million. Newfield Exploration had a return on equity of 36.67% and a net margin of 18.96%. The business's revenue was up 39.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.57 earnings per share. 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?

23 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Newfield Exploration's shares. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $48.00. On average, they anticipate Newfield Exploration's stock price to reach $37.65 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Newfield Exploration.

Are investors shorting Newfield Exploration?

Newfield Exploration saw a decrease in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 10,311,136 shares, a decrease of 23.6% from the April 30th total of 13,504,163 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 4,685,727 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.2 days. Approximately 5.2% of the company's stock are sold short. 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 56)
  • Mr. Lawrence S. Massaro, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Gary D. Packer, Exec. VP & COO (Age 55)
  • Mr. George T. Dunn, Sr. VP of Devel. (Age 60)
  • Mr. John H. Jasek, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 48)

Has Newfield Exploration been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about NFX stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Newfield Exploration earned a media sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the energy company an impact score of 45.49 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are Newfield Exploration's major shareholders?

Newfield Exploration's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.05%), Van ECK Associates Corp (1.71%), Northern Trust Corp (1.15%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.11%), Schroder Investment Management Group (1.08%) and TCW Group Inc. (0.89%). 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 Boston Partners, Prudential Financial Inc., KBC Group NV, OppenheimerFunds Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Swiss National Bank, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and Van ECK Associates Corp. 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., LSV Asset Management, Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Cobalt Capital Management Inc. and DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale. 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 $30.75.

How big of a company is Newfield Exploration?

Newfield Exploration has a market capitalization of $5.84 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 (NFX)

Community Ranking:  3.2 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  774 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  443 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,217
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 6/25/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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