QEP Resources Company Profile (NYSE:QEP)

About QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP)

QEP Resources logoQEP Resources, Inc. is an independent crude oil and natural gas exploration and production company. The Company focuses on two regions of the United States: the Northern Region (primarily in North Dakota, Wyoming and Utah) and the Southern Region (primarily in Texas and Louisiana). The Company conducts exploration and production activities in North America's hydrocarbon resource plays. The Company has an inventory of developed and undeveloped drilling locations in the Permian Basin in western Texas, the Williston Basin in North Dakota, Haynesville/Cotton Valley in northwestern Louisiana, the Pinedale Anticline (Pinedale) in western Wyoming, the Uinta Basin in eastern Utah and other properties in Wyoming, Utah and Colorado. It sells gas volumes to wholesale marketers, industrial users, local distribution companies and utilities. It sells oil and natural gas liquid (NGL) volumes to refiners, marketers and other companies.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Integrated Oil & Gas
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
  • Symbol: NYSE:QEP
  • CUSIP: 74733V10
  • Web: www.qepres.com
  • Market Cap: $2.16952 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 240,504,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $9.59
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $12.93
  • 52 Week Range: $8.58 - $21.12
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -23.71
  • P/E Growth: -1.52
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.54 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.52
  • Book Value: $14.90 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.65
  • EBIDTA: $483.2 million
  • Net Margins: -19.81%
  • Return on Equity: -4.78%
  • Return on Assets: -2.35%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.56%
  • Current Ratio: 1.24%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.22%
  • Average Volume: 4.99 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.71
  • Short Ratio: 3.1

Frequently Asked Questions for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP)

What is QEP Resources' stock symbol?

QEP Resources trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "QEP."

How were QEP Resources' earnings last quarter?

QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 26th. The company reported ($0.14) EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.21) by $0.07. The company had revenue of $420.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $402.16 million. QEP Resources had a negative net margin of 19.81% and a negative return on equity of 4.78%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 60.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted ($0.53) EPS. View QEP Resources' Earnings History.

Where is QEP Resources' stock going? Where will QEP Resources' stock price be in 2017?

14 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for QEP Resources' shares. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $33.00. On average, they anticipate QEP Resources' stock price to reach $17.83 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for QEP Resources.

Who are some of QEP Resources' key competitors?

Who are QEP Resources' key executives?

QEP Resources' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Charles B. Stanley, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Richard J. Doleshek, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Jim E. Torgerson, Executive Vice President
  • Alice B. Ley, Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President, Controller
  • Christopher K. Woosley, Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
  • Margo D. Fiala, Vice President - Human Resources
  • Matthew T. Thompson, Vice President - Energy
  • Myles W. Scoggins, Lead Independent Director
  • Phillips S. Baker Jr., Independent Director
  • Julie A. Dill, Independent Director

Who owns QEP Resources stock?

QEP Resources' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (1.38%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.39%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.35%), GW&K Investment Management LLC (0.29%), Guinness Asset Management Ltd (0.23%) and Thompson Rubinstein Investment Management Inc. OR (0.11%). Company insiders that own QEP Resources stock include Charles B Stanley, Christopher K Woosley and Phillips S Baker Jr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for QEP Resources.

Who sold QEP Resources stock? Who is selling QEP Resources stock?

QEP Resources' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Viking Fund Management LLC, US Bancorp DE, Bank of Montreal Can, Peregrine Capital Management LLC and Oakbrook Investments LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for QEP Resources.

Who bought QEP Resources stock? Who is buying QEP Resources stock?

QEP Resources' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., GW&K Investment Management LLC, Creative Planning, Thompson Rubinstein Investment Management Inc. OR, Aperio Group LLC, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, LS Investment Advisors LLC and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have bought QEP Resources stock in the last two years include Charles B Stanley and Phillips S Baker Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for QEP Resources.

How do I buy QEP Resources stock?

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

What is QEP Resources' stock price today?

One share of QEP Resources stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.72.

MarketBeat Community Rating for QEP Resources (NYSE QEP)
Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  300 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  274 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  574
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about QEP Resources and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.64)
Consensus Price Target: $17.83 (83.47% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/19/2017Cowen and CompanySet Price TargetBuy$12.00LowView Rating Details
7/18/2017Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$18.00 -> $13.00HighView Rating Details
7/7/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingBuy$10.00LowView Rating Details
6/27/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$11.00LowView Rating Details
6/15/2017Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageMarket PerformHighView Rating Details
6/1/2017Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral -> Neutral$15.00HighView Rating Details
4/28/2017KLR GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$22.00 -> $23.00LowView Rating Details
4/15/2017FBR & CoSet Price TargetBuy$24.00 -> $20.00LowView Rating Details
4/12/2017Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$21.00HighView Rating Details
3/21/2017MizuhoDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$13.00HighView Rating Details
2/10/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
1/12/2017ScotiabankUpgradeOutperform -> Focus Stock$31.00 -> $33.00N/AView Rating Details
10/7/2016Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageHold$22.00N/AView Rating Details
10/6/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageNeutral$21.00N/AView Rating Details
6/22/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
6/22/2016Drexel HamiltonReiterated RatingBuy$33.00N/AView Rating Details
6/15/2016SimmonsUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$20.00 -> $24.00N/AView Rating Details
6/14/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesUpgradeNeutral -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
4/29/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeOutperform -> Strong-Buy$27.00N/AView Rating Details
4/12/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoInitiated CoverageOverweight$17.00N/AView Rating Details
2/29/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$12.00N/AView Rating Details
8/19/2015Capital One Financial CorporationLower Price Target$29.00 -> $27.00N/AView Rating Details
8/14/2015Howard WeilLower Price Target$30.00 -> $29.00N/AView Rating Details
8/8/2015Imperial CapitalReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP)
Earnings by Quarter for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP)
Earnings History by Quarter for QEP Resources (NYSE QEP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/26/2017Q1 2017($0.21)($0.14)$402.16 million$420.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2017Q4 2016($0.22)($0.15)$395.90 million$399.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2016Q3($0.24)($0.21)$359.53 million$382.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
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)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.77)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173($0.21)($0.16)($0.19)
Q2 20172($0.22)($0.17)($0.20)
Q3 20173($0.21)($0.20)($0.20)
Q4 20173($0.20)($0.16)($0.18)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP)
Most Recent Dividend:12/7/2015
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
0.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
0.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.36%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 92.27%
Insider Trades by Quarter for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/24/2017Phillips S Baker JrDirectorBuy7,000$14.21$99,470.00View SEC Filing  
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)


Headline Trends for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP)
Latest Headlines for QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP)
americanbankingnews.com logoQEP Resources, Inc. (QEP) Earns Buy Rating from Cowen and Company
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 5:00 PM
prnewswire.com logoHow These Oil and Gas Stocks are Performing? -- QEP Resources, TransCanada, Williams Cos., and Energy Transfer Partners
www.prnewswire.com - July 12 at 7:21 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQEP Resources, Inc. (QEP) Forecasted to Post Q2 2017 Earnings of ($0.17) Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 7:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBarclays PLC Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 8 at 8:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSunTrust Banks Analysts Lift Earnings Estimates for QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 1:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $420.38 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 6 at 1:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP) to Post -$0.17 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 8:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQEP Resources, Inc. (QEP) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 10:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQEP Resources Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial and Operational Results Release Date and Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - June 29 at 6:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQEP Resources' (QEP) Buy Rating Reiterated at BMO Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 12:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQEP Resources, Inc. (QEP) Earns Market Perform Rating from Analysts at Wolfe Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 15 at 11:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQEP Resources, Inc. (QEP) Upgraded by BidaskClub to "Sell"
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 14 at 4:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFed’s Meeting Could Drive Crude Oil Prices This Week
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 7:01 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Survey: Kimbell Royalty Partners (KRP) vs. QEP Resources (QEP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 10 at 4:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQEP Resources Inc (QEP) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $420.38 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 10 at 10:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSurprise Build in US Crude Oil Inventories Hurt Oil Prices
finance.yahoo.com - June 9 at 7:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo-$0.17 EPS Expected for QEP Resources Inc (QEP) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 8 at 8:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQEP Resources Inc (QEP) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 5 at 9:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to QEP Resources, Inc. : June 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 1 at 8:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCredit Suisse Group AG Begins Coverage on QEP Resources Inc (QEP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 1 at 6:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for QEP Resources Inc Decreased by Capital One Financial Corp. (QEP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 8:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUS Crude Oil Inventories Fell for the Seventh Consecutive Week
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 6:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEnergy Calendar for Oil and Gas Traders: May 22–26
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 6:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWill Cushing Crude Oil Inventories Fall for 5th Consecutive Week?
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 3:41 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Expect QEP Resources Inc (QEP) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $424.88 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 11:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo-$0.18 EPS Expected for QEP Resources Inc (QEP) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 10:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQEP Resources Inc (QEP) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 10:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoQEP Resources (QEP) Posts Narrower-than-Expected Loss in Q1
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 5:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQEP Resources (QEP) Receives Daily Media Impact Score of 0.12
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 11:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQEP Resources Inc (QEP) Expected to Earn FY2019 Earnings of $0.19 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 2:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCapital One Financial Corp. Weighs in on QEP Resources Inc's FY2018 Earnings (QEP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 1:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ3 2017 Earnings Forecast for QEP Resources Inc (QEP) Issued By FBR & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 8:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of QEP earnings conference call or presentation 27-Apr-17 1:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - April 29 at 7:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQEP Resources (QEP) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 6:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoKLR Group Reiterates "Buy" Rating for QEP Resources Inc (QEP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 1:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to QEP Resources, Inc. : April 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 8:26 PM
seekingalpha.com logoQEP Resources (QEP) Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - April 27 at 7:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQEP Resources, Inc. :QEP-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : April 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 7:53 PM
rttnews.com logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of QEP Resources, Inc. Q1 Earnings Report
www.rttnews.com - April 27 at 10:47 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-QEP Resources reports Q1 adjusted non-gaap loss per share $0.14
www.reuters.com - April 27 at 10:47 AM
seekingalpha.com logoQEP Resources, Inc. 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - April 27 at 10:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ1 2017 EPS Estimates for QEP Resources Inc (QEP) Lowered by Capital One Financial Corp.
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 7:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQEP Resources Inc (QEP) Issues Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.07 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 10:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQEP Resources (QEP) Receives Coverage Optimism Score of 0.08
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 9:58 PM
marketbeat.com logoQEP Resources tops Street 1Q forecasts
marketbeat.com - April 26 at 6:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoQEP Resources Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial and Operating Results
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 5:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUS Dollar Could Support Crude Oil Prices This Week
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 5:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQEP Resources (QEP) Given Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.31
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 10:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQEP Resources Inc (QEP) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $404.19 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 9:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQEP Resources Inc (QEP) Receives "Overweight" Rating from Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 7:09 AM



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