Petroquest Energy Company Profile (NYSE:PQ)

About Petroquest Energy (NYSE:PQ)

Petroquest Energy logoPetroQuest Energy, Inc. is an oil and gas company. The Company is engaged in exploratory, development and acquisition activities. The Company has approximately 30 gross exploratory wells and over 30 gross development wells. The Company has reserves in various areas, including East Texas, Gulf Coast Basin and Oklahoma Woodford. Its annual production from East Texas area is approximately 114.1 billions of cubic feet equivalent (Bcfe); Gulf Coast Basin is over 43.9 Bcfe, and Oklahoma Woodford is approximately 20.0 Bcfe. The net production from its East Texas assets averages over 30.4 millions of cubic feet equivalent (MMcfe) per day. Production from Gulf Coast Basin area totals approximately 37.8 MMcfe per day. The average daily production from its Oklahoma-Woodford properties totals over 25 MMcfe per day. The Company sells its oil and natural gas production under fixed or floating market contracts.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Independent Oil & Gas
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
  • Symbol: NYSE:PQ
  • CUSIP: 71674810
  • Web: www.petroquest.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $49.23 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 21,220,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $2.41
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $3.35
  • 52 Week Range: $1.71 - $4.75
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -11.05
  • P/E Growth: -0.14
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $69.8 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.71
  • Book Value: ($15.23) per share
  • Price / Book: -0.15
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $22.97 million
  • Net Margins: -199.06%
  • Return on Assets: -30.27%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -1.09%
  • Current Ratio: 0.67%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.67%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 127,654 shs.
  • Beta: 1.94
  • Short Ratio: 2.05
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Petroquest Energy (NYSE:PQ)

What is Petroquest Energy's stock symbol?

Petroquest Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PQ."

When did Petroquest Energy's stock split? How did Petroquest Energy's stock split work?

Petroquest Energy's stock reverse split before market open on Thursday, May 19th 2016. The 1-4 reverse split was announced on Wednesday, May 18th 2016. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the market closes on Wednesday, May 18th 2016. An investor that had 100 shares of Petroquest Energy stock prior to the reverse split would have 25 shares after the split.

How were Petroquest Energy's earnings last quarter?

Petroquest Energy Inc (NYSE:PQ) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 3rd. The company reported ($0.23) EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.29) by $0.06. The firm earned $20.77 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $19.92 million. View Petroquest Energy's Earnings History.

Where is Petroquest Energy's stock going? Where will Petroquest Energy's stock price be in 2017?

5 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Petroquest Energy's shares. Their predictions range from $5.00 to $7.00. On average, they expect Petroquest Energy's stock price to reach $5.67 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Petroquest Energy.

Who are some of Petroquest Energy's key competitors?

Who owns Petroquest Energy stock?

Petroquest Energy's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Mackay Shields LLC (7.63%), Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. (5.01%), Divisar Capital Management LLC (4.96%), Kennedy Capital Management Inc. (3.39%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.86%) and Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (1.91%). Company insiders that own Petroquest Energy stock include Charles T Goodson, James Bond Clement and Joseph Gerard Jolly. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Petroquest Energy.

Who sold Petroquest Energy stock? Who is selling Petroquest Energy stock?

Petroquest Energy's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Mackay Shields LLC and Kennedy Capital Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Petroquest Energy.

Who bought Petroquest Energy stock? Who is buying Petroquest Energy stock?

Petroquest Energy's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Divisar Capital Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Parkwood LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Phoenix Investment Adviser LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Petroquest Energy.

How do I buy Petroquest Energy stock?

Shares of Petroquest Energy can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Petroquest Energy stock cost?

One share of Petroquest Energy stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.32.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Petroquest Energy (NYSE:PQ) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.80)
Consensus Price Target: $5.67 (144.25% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Petroquest Energy (NYSE:PQ)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/22/2017Roth CapitalSet Price TargetBuy$7.00LowView Rating Details
10/10/2016Capital One Financial Corp.UpgradeEqual Weight -> Overweight$5.00N/AView Rating Details
8/31/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
8/26/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesUpgradeAccumulate -> Buy$4.00 -> $5.00N/AView Rating Details
8/26/2016Johnson RiceUpgradeAccumulate -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
12/15/2015ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector PerformN/AView Rating Details
12/14/2015Howard WeilDowngradeSector Outperform -> Sector PerformN/AView Rating Details
11/4/2015Imperial CapitalLower Price TargetIn-Line$6.00 -> $5.60N/AView Rating Details
8/17/2015Iberia CapitalDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformN/AView Rating Details
6/8/2015Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
6/8/2015Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$120.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Petroquest Energy (NYSE:PQ)
Earnings by Quarter for Petroquest Energy (NYSE:PQ)
Earnings History by Quarter for Petroquest Energy (NYSE:PQ)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/3/2017Q1 2017($0.29)($0.23)$19.92 million$20.77 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/7/2017Q4 2016($0.31)($0.46)$16.63 million$16.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2016Q316($0.35)($1.31)$15.40 million$17.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2016Q216($0.47)($1.38)$15.72 million$15.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2016Q116($0.16)($0.58)$18.37 million$17.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/2/2016Q415($0.14)($0.98)$24.18 million$23.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q315($0.19)($0.80)$25.72 million$26.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q215($0.15)($0.26)$33.34 million$32.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115($0.16)($1.89)$34.60 million$33.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/4/2015Q414$0.02$0.03$53.16 million$47.99 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q314$0.11$0.07$62.70 million$56.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q214$0.14$0.15$63.46 million$60.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q214$0.14$0.15$63.46 million$60.58 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2014Q114$0.10$0.15$58.83 million$59.97 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q413$0.07$0.04$54.74 million$53.17 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313$0.07$0.01$57.30 million$55.59 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q2 2013$0.07$0.06$39.58 million$38.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q1 2013$0.02$0.04$37.03 million$36.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2013Q4 2012$0.04($0.41)$40.64 million$38.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$0.02($0.62)$36.85 million$33.95 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012($0.02)($0.87)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012($0.30)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2012$0.04$0.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.08$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.09($0.05)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2011$0.07$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011$0.13$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Petroquest Energy (NYSE:PQ)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.31)
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.09
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173($0.32)($0.09)($0.19)
Q2 20173($0.18)($0.09)($0.13)
Q3 20173($0.09)$0.03($0.04)
Q4 20173($0.02)$0.16$0.05
Q1 20181$0.00$0.00$0.00
Q2 20181$0.04$0.04$0.04
Q3 20181$0.01$0.01$0.01
Q4 20181$0.04$0.04$0.04
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Petroquest Energy (NYSE:PQ)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Petroquest Energy (NYSE:PQ)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 10.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 39.61%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Petroquest Energy (NYSE:PQ)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Petroquest Energy (NYSE:PQ)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Petroquest Energy (NYSE:PQ)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/9/2017Joseph Gerard JollyDirectorBuy20,000$2.28$45,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2017Joseph Gerard JollyDirectorBuy50,000$3.27$163,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/30/2016James Bond ClementCFOSell2,764$4.21$11,636.44View SEC Filing  
7/9/2015Charles T GoodsonCEOSell12,000$1.77$21,240.00View SEC Filing  
6/23/2015Charles T GoodsonCEOSell15,000$2.10$31,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/22/2015Charles T GoodsonCEOSell8,100$2.09$16,929.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2015Charles T GoodsonCEOSell13,000$2.31$30,030.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2014James Bond ClementCFOSell4,000$7.00$28,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2014William Todd ZehnderCOOSell10,000$7.00$70,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2014James Bond ClementCFOBuy10,000$6.56$65,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2014Art Mixon IIIVPSell17,500$5.54$96,950.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2014William Todd ZehnderCOOSell15,000$5.50$82,500.00View SEC Filing  
1/24/2014Art Mixon IIIVPSell75,000$4.15$311,250.00View SEC Filing  
1/24/2014William Iv RucksDirectorSell40,000$4.15$166,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/24/2014William Todd ZehnderCOOSell26,000$4.11$106,860.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2013Advisory Corp Spomajor shareholderSell242,000$4.02$972,840.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2013Wilson Joseph Gordon IIIDirectorSell50,000$3.96$198,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2013Advisory Corp Spomajor shareholderSell310,000$4.43$1,373,300.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013Michael FinchDirectorSell15,000$4.34$65,100.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Advisory Corp Spomajor shareholderSell639,000$4.47$2,856,330.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Petroquest Energy (NYSE:PQ)
Latest Headlines for Petroquest Energy (NYSE:PQ)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoPetroquest Energy Announces Extension of Exchange Offer for 10% Second Lien Senior Secured Notes Due 2021 and 10% Second Lien Senior Secured PIK Notes Due 2021
finance.yahoo.com - May 27 at 2:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPetroquest Energy Inc (PQ) Given a $7.00 Price Target by Roth Capital Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 6:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to PetroQuest Energy, Inc. : May 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 7:47 PM
prnewswire.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP Is Investigating PetroQuest Energy, Inc. for Potential Breaches ... - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - May 10 at 7:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPetroquest Energy Inc (PQ) Director Buys $45,600.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 1:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Petroquest Energy Inc (PQ) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $25.57 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 9:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPetroQuest Energy, Inc. :PQ-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 6:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP Is Investigating PetroQuest Energy, Inc. for Potential Breaches Of Fiduciary Duty By Its Board of Directors
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 6:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Petroquest Energy Inc (PQ) Will Post Earnings of -$0.17 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 8:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of PQ earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-17 1:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 7:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPetroquest Energy Inc (PQ) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 4:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ1 2017 EPS Estimates for Petroquest Energy Inc (PQ) Boosted by Seaport Global Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 10:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPetroQuest reports 1Q loss - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 7:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPetroQuest Energy Announces First Quarter 2017 Earnings; Provides Hedging and Operations Update
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 7:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPetroQuest reports 1Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 7:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ1 2018 EPS Estimates for Petroquest Energy Inc Decreased by Analyst (PQ)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 4:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPetroquest Energy Inc (PQ) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 11:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Critical Media Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect Petroquest Energy (PQ) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 9:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPetroquest Energy (PQ) Earns News Sentiment Score of 0.27
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 2:41 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPetroquest Energy Inc (PQ) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 8:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPetroquest Energy (PQ) Earns News Impact Score of 0.12
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 11:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPetroquest Energy (PQ) Receiving Favorable Media Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 1:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPetroquest Energy (PQ) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 1:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPetroQuest Energy, Inc. Invites You To Join Its First Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 7:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquities Analysts Offer Predictions for Petroquest Energy Inc's FY2018 Earnings (PQ)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 4:50 PM
seekingalpha.com logoPetroQuest Needs Higher Natural Gas Prices - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - April 20 at 12:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to PetroQuest Energy, Inc. : April 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 7:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPetroquest Energy Inc (PQ) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $20.43 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 9:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Expect Petroquest Energy Inc (PQ) Will Announce Earnings of -$0.25 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 10:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo4 Energy Stocks Investors Should Avoid Ahead of Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 7:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPetroquest Energy Inc (PQ) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 8:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to PetroQuest Energy, Inc. : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 11:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPetroquest Energy Inc (PQ) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 1:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquities Analysts Set Expectations for Petroquest Energy Inc's Q1 2018 Earnings (PQ)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 10:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPETROQUEST ENERGY INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 7:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPetroquest Energy Inc (PQ) Receives Consensus Rating of “Buy” from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 13 at 1:17 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPetroquest Energy Inc (PQ) Raised to “Buy” at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 11 at 10:54 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoPETROQUEST ENERGY INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 9 at 7:11 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSeaport Global Securities Comments on Petroquest Energy Inc’s FY2016 Earnings (PQ)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 9 at 10:48 AM
benzinga.com logoMid-Afternoon Market Update: Dow Falls 50 Points; H & R Block Shares Spike Higher
www.benzinga.com - March 8 at 4:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPetroquest Energy Inc (PQ) Releases Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.15 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 8 at 2:22 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoPetroQuest Energy Announces 2016 Year-End And Fourth Quarter Results And Provides Operations And Hedging Update
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 7 at 7:10 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoPETROQUEST ENERGY INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 7 at 7:10 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 PetroQuest Energy Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
biz.yahoo.com - March 7 at 9:38 AM
prnewswire.com logoPetroQuest Energy, Inc. Invites You To Join Its 2016 Year-End and Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - February 15 at 4:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPetroQuest Energy, Inc. Invites You To Join Its 2016 Year-End and Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 11:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPetroQuest (PQ) Provides 2016 Estimates, 2017 Guidance
finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 8:41 PM
prnewswire.com logoPetroQuest Energy Announces 2016 Estimated Proved Oil And Gas Reserves And Production; Provides First Quarter ... - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - February 8 at 8:58 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoPetroQuest Energy Announces 2016 Estimated Proved Oil And Gas Reserves And Production; Provides First Quarter 2017 Production And 2017 Capital Expenditures Guidance; Updates Operations
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 7 at 8:48 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo7:05 am PetroQuest Energy provides 1Q17 production guidance and expects its 2017 capital budget to range b/t $40-48 mln
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 7 at 8:48 AM

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