QEP Resources Company Profile (NYSE:QEP)

About QEP Resources

QEP Resources logoQEP Resources, Inc. (QEP) is a holding company with two subsidiaries, QEP Energy Company and QEP Marketing Company, which are engaged in two primary lines of business: oil and gas exploration and production (QEP Energy), and oil and gas marketing, operation of a gas gathering system and an underground gas storage facility, and corporate activities (QEP Marketing and Other). The Company operates through QEP Energy segment. QEP Energy Company conducts exploration and production (E&P) activities in several of North America's hydrocarbon resource plays. The Company's operations are focused in two geographic regions: the Northern Region (primarily in Wyoming, North Dakota and Utah) and the Southern Region (primarily in Texas and Louisiana) of the United States. The Company's properties in its Northern Region include Pinedale, Williston Basin, Uinta Basin and Other Northern properties. Its Southern Region includes various properties, such as Permian Basin and Midcontinent operations.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Pipelines
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: QEP
  • CUSIP: 74733V10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $19.59
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $18.53
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $16.16
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -34.37
  • P/E Growth: -1.11
  • Market Cap: $4.69B
  • Outstanding Shares: 239,605,000
  • Beta: 2.15
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 12 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.93)
Consensus Price Target: $22.31 (13.87% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/3/2016Barclays PLCUpgradeEqual Weight -> Overweight$17.00 -> $22.00View Rating Details
8/2/2016KLR GroupReiterated RatingBuy$31.00 -> $32.00View Rating Details
7/20/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingMarketperformView Rating Details
7/18/2016BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$18.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
7/6/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
6/22/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/22/2016Drexel HamiltonReiterated RatingBuy$33.00View Rating Details
6/15/2016SimmonsUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$20.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
6/14/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.UpgradeNeutral -> OverweightView Rating Details
6/14/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$22.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/29/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.UpgradeOutperform -> Strong-Buy$27.00View Rating Details
4/12/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageOverweight$17.00View Rating Details
2/29/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$12.00View Rating Details
11/19/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$19.00View Rating Details
10/30/2015Cowen and CompanyBoost Price Target$18.00 -> $22.00View Rating Details
8/19/2015Capital One Financial Corp.Lower Price Target$29.00 -> $27.00View Rating Details
8/14/2015Howard WeilLower Price Target$30.00 -> $29.00View Rating Details
8/8/2015Imperial CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/26/2015MKM PartnersReiterated RatingOverweight -> Equal WeightView Rating Details
2/26/2015StephensDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/28/2014 forward)


Earnings History for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/27/2016Q2($0.35)($0.23)$362.17 million$333.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116($0.60)($0.53)$393.22 million$261.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q4($0.12)($0.01)$595.37 million$468.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315($0.10)$0.01$606.86 million$536.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q215($0.10)$0.09$535.05 million$608.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115($0.30)($0.05)$650.40 million$491.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414$0.24$0.22$848.37 million$799.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.26$0.41$755.90 million$910.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.33$0.38$766.76 million$936.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.25$0.38$689.47 million$883.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2014Q413$0.23$0.17$821.40 million$715.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.39$0.36$795.37 million$772.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q2 2013$0.35$0.34$823.93 million$751.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.30$0.28$785.62 million$696.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2013Q4 2012$0.31$0.33$674.39 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2012Q312$0.35$0.19$619.20 million$542.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.33$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2012$0.43$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$0.38$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.18 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.57 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163($0.58)($0.45)($0.53)
Q2 20163($0.54)($0.32)($0.42)
Q3 20164($0.48)($0.18)($0.31)
Q4 20164($0.46)($0.19)($0.30)
Q1 20172($0.41)($0.28)($0.35)
Q2 20172($0.44)($0.31)($0.38)
Q3 20173($0.40)($0.19)($0.29)
Q4 20172($0.37)($0.24)($0.31)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP)
Annual Dividend:$0.02
Dividend Yield:0.10%
Payout Ratio:-0.36% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-1.69% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
-3.51% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/30/2016Charles B. StanleyCEOBuy16,763$17.85$299,219.55View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016Christopher K WoosleyVPSell1,717$10.24$17,582.08View SEC Filing  
11/14/2014David A TriceDirectorBuy5,000$23.83$119,150.00View SEC Filing  
4/17/2014Abigail JonesVPSell4,154$32.00$132,928.00View SEC Filing  
4/3/2014Abigail JonesVPSell4,154$31.00$128,774.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2014Abigail JonesVPSell4,154$30.00$124,620.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2014David TriceDirectorBuy2,500$28.40$71,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Thomas OconnorDirectorBuy5,000$28.91$144,550.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2013Abigail JonesVPSell3,300$32.00$105,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013Kendall K CarboneVPSell1,654$28.59$47,287.86View SEC Filing  
11/14/2012Keith O RattieDirectorSell23,000$28.13$646,990.00View SEC Filing  
10/5/2012Keith O RattieDirectorSell5,198$32.50$168,935.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP) Chart for Sunday, August, 28, 2016

Last Updated on 8/28/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff