NYSE:QEP - QEP Resources Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $7.48 -0.20 (-2.60 %) (As of 05/23/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$7.68Today's Range$7.22 - $7.5652-Week Range$5.00 - $13.77Volume4.44 million shsAverage Volume5.11 million shsMarket Capitalization$1.78 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABeta2.09 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email QEP Resources, Inc. operates as a crude oil and natural gas exploration and production company in the United States. The company conducts exploration and production activities in the Permian Basin in Western Texas; and Williston Basin in North Dakota. As of December 31, 2018, it had estimated proved reserves of approximately 658.2 MMboe. The company sells its gas, oil, and natural gas liquids to various customers, including wholesale marketers, industrial users, local distribution companies, midstream service providers, and utility companies. QEP Resources, Inc. was incorporated in 2010 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado. Receive QEP News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for QEP and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production SectorOils/Energy Current SymbolNYSE:QEP Previous Symbol CUSIP74733V10 CIK1108827 Webhttp://www.qepres.com/ Phone303-672-6900Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.79 Current Ratio0.59 Quick Ratio0.59Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E Ratio15.58 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.93 billion Price / Sales0.92 Cash Flow$3.2103 per share Price / Cash Flow2.33 Book Value$11.07 per share Price / Book0.68Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.17) Net Income$-1,011,600,000.00 Net Margins-60.23% Return on Equity1.91% Return on Assets0.89%Miscellaneous Employees465 Outstanding Shares238,045,000Market Cap$1.78 billion Next Earnings Date7/24/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP) Frequently Asked Questions What is QEP Resources' stock symbol? QEP Resources trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "QEP." How will QEP Resources' stock buyback program work? QEP Resources declared that its board has authorized a stock buyback program on Thursday, March 1st 2018, which allows the company to buyback $1,250,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are typically an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. How were QEP Resources' earnings last quarter? QEP Resources Inc (NYSE:QEP) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 24th. The pipeline company reported $0.15 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.02) by $0.17. The pipeline company earned $280.60 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $289.23 million. QEP Resources had a positive return on equity of 1.91% and a negative net margin of 60.23%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 34.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted ($0.20) earnings per share. View QEP Resources' Earnings History. When is QEP Resources' next earnings date? QEP Resources is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for QEP Resources. What price target have analysts set for QEP? 15 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for QEP Resources' stock. Their forecasts range from $8.00 to $15.00. On average, they expect QEP Resources' share price to reach $11.9318 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 59.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for QEP Resources. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for QEP Resources? 15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for QEP Resources in the last year. There are currently 10 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for QEP Resources. Has QEP Resources been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about QEP stock have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. QEP Resources earned a news impact score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the pipeline company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of QEP Resources' key competitors? Some companies that are related to QEP Resources include Cimarex Energy (XEC), Energen (EGN), Parsley Energy (PE), EQT (EQT), WPX Energy (WPX), Murphy Oil (MUR), Chesapeake Energy (CHK), Viper Energy Partners (VNOM), Newfield Exploration (NFX), Black Stone Minerals (BSM), Vermilion Energy (VET), Magnolia Oil & Gas (MGY), Eclipse Resources (ECR), Centennial Resource Development (CDEV) and Kosmos Energy (KOS). What other stocks do shareholders of QEP Resources own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other QEP Resources investors own include Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Cornerstone Total Return Fund (CRF), CBL & Associates Properties (CBL), SandRidge Permian Trust (PER), SunCoke Energy Partners (SXCP), Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund (CLM), Ford Motor (F), Government Properties Income Trust (GOV), Centurylink (CTL) and Oasis Petroleum (OAS). Who are QEP Resources' key executives? QEP Resources' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Richard J. Doleshek, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 61)Mr. Timothy J. Cutt, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 59)Ms. Alice B. Ley, VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 45)Mr. Jamie C. Cutler, Chief Information Officer & VPMr. William Kent, Director of Investor Relations Who are QEP Resources' major shareholders? QEP Resources' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.99%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.47%), Oslo Asset Management AS (2.94%), Hsbc Holdings PLC (1.73%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.48%) and Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (1.26%). Company insiders that own QEP Resources stock include David A Trice, Julie Dill and Richard J Doleshek. View Institutional Ownership Trends for QEP Resources. Which major investors are selling QEP Resources stock? QEP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Hsbc Holdings PLC, Schneider Capital Management Corp, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Voya Investment Management LLC, Creative Planning, First Trust Advisors LP and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for QEP Resources. Which major investors are buying QEP Resources stock? QEP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alpine Associates Management Inc., Castle Hook Partners LP, Oslo Asset Management AS, Renaissance Technologies LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., TT International and Marshall Wace LLP. Company insiders that have bought QEP Resources stock in the last two years include David A Trice, Julie Dill and Richard J Doleshek. View Insider Buying and Selling for QEP Resources. How do I buy shares of QEP Resources? Shares of QEP 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 QEP Resources' stock price today? One share of QEP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.48. How big of a company is QEP Resources? QEP Resources has a market capitalization of $1.78 billion and generates $1.93 billion in revenue each year. The pipeline company earns $-1,011,600,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.17) on an earnings per share basis. QEP Resources employs 465 workers across the globe. What is QEP Resources' official website? The official website for QEP Resources is http://www.qepres.com/. How can I contact QEP Resources? QEP Resources' mailing address is 1050 17TH STREET SUITE 800, DENVER CO, 80265. The pipeline company can be reached via phone at 303-672-6900 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for QEP Resources (NYSE QEP)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 443 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 442 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 885MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about QEP Resources and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe QEP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe QEP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 5/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the 52-week high/low? Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.