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A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Latest freight railroad layoffs and Wall Street pressure renew concerns about safety and service
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
One year after buying a failed bank, New York Community Bancorp is struggling
Dell, NetApp rise; Ginkgo Bioworks, New York Community Bancorp fall, Friday, 3/1/2024
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How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 3/1/2024
China pledges to increase opportunities for foreign companies as it seeks to boost its economy
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
S&P 500   5,137.08
DOW   39,087.38
QQQ   445.61
Latest freight railroad layoffs and Wall Street pressure renew concerns about safety and service
This is the #1 Stock to Buy for the AI Tidal Wave (Ad)
One year after buying a failed bank, New York Community Bancorp is struggling
Dell, NetApp rise; Ginkgo Bioworks, New York Community Bancorp fall, Friday, 3/1/2024
Critical asset just had biggest fall on record (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Friday, 3/1/2024
China pledges to increase opportunities for foreign companies as it seeks to boost its economy
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Brazil's economy grows 2.9% in Lula's 1st year, beating expectations
A US appeals court ruling could allow mine development on Oak Flat, land sacred to Apaches
NYSE:SM

SM Energy (SM) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$44.50
+0.73 (+1.67%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$44.03
$45.19
50-Day Range
$35.57
$44.50
52-Week Range
$24.66
$45.19
Volume
1.64 million shs
Average Volume
1.38 million shs
Market Capitalization
$5.15 billion
P/E Ratio
6.48
Dividend Yield
1.62%
Price Target
$44.86

SM Energy MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.63 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
0.8% Upside
$44.86 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
7.30% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-7.53
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.70mentions of SM Energy in the last 14 days
Based on 21 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
4.81%
From $5.82 to $6.10 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.50 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

100th out of 240 stocks

Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Industry

40th out of 77 stocks


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About SM Energy Stock (NYSE:SM)

SM Energy Company, an independent energy company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of oil, gas, and natural gas liquids in the state of Texas. It also has working interests in oil and gas producing wells in the Midland Basin and South Texas. The company was formerly known as St. Mary Land & Exploration Company and changed its name to SM Energy Company in May 2010. SM Energy Company was founded in 1908 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado.

SM Stock Price History

SM Stock News Headlines

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CHK Mar 2024 70.000 call
SM Mar 2024 42.500 put
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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 2/5 Dividend
1/18/2024
Dividend Payable
2/05/2024
Last Earnings
2/21/2024
Today
3/01/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/25/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-Industry
Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
CUSIP
78454L10
Employees
539
Year Founded
1908

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$44.86
High Stock Price Target
$51.00
Low Stock Price Target
$40.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+0.8%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.63
Research Coverage
8 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$817.88 million
Pretax Margin
38.51%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.37 billion
Cash Flow
$12.40 per share
Book Value
$31.24 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
114,127,000
Market Cap
$5.15 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
4.18

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SM Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell SM Energy stock right now?

8 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SM Energy in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" SM shares.
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What is SM Energy's stock price target for 2024?

8 Wall Street research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for SM Energy's stock. Their SM share price targets range from $40.00 to $51.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $44.86 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.8% from the stock's current price.
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How have SM shares performed in 2024?

SM Energy's stock was trading at $38.72 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, SM stock has increased by 14.9% and is now trading at $44.50.
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When is SM Energy's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April 25th 2024.
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.

How were SM Energy's earnings last quarter?

SM Energy (NYSE:SM) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 21st. The energy company reported $1.56 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.39 by $0.17. The energy company earned $608.73 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $611.35 million. SM Energy had a net margin of 34.45% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 20.74%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 9.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $1.29 earnings per share.

How often does SM Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for SM Energy?

SM Energy announced a semi-annual dividend on Thursday, December 28th. Shareholders of record on Friday, January 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.18 per share on Monday, February 5th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.5%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 18th. This is a positive change from the stock's previous semi-annual dividend of $0.15.
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.

Is SM Energy a good dividend stock?

SM Energy (NYSE:SM) pays an annual dividend of $0.72 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.67%. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 10.48%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, SM will have a dividend payout ratio of 11.80% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for SM.

What is Jay Ottoson's approval rating as SM Energy's CEO?

36 employees have rated SM Energy Chief Executive Officer Jay Ottoson on Glassdoor.com. Jay Ottoson has an approval rating of 31% among the company's employees. This puts Jay Ottoson in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of SM Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other SM Energy investors own include Callon Petroleum (CPE), InterDigital (IDCC), Whiting Petroleum (WLL), Boeing (BA), Bank of Hawaii (BOH), Oasis Petroleum (OAS), Proofpoint (PFPT), Devon Energy (DVN), Matador Resources (MTDR) and Intel (INTC).

Who are SM Energy's major shareholders?

SM Energy's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (12.33%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.74%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (2.55%), River Road Asset Management LLC (1.58%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (1.37%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.20%). Insiders that own company stock include Anshul Sadana, David J Whitcomb, David W Copeland, Herbert S Vogel, Julio M Quintana, Kenneth J Knott, Mary Ellen Lutey, Patrick A Lytle, Ramiro G Peru, Rose M Robeson and William D Sullivan.
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How do I buy shares of SM Energy?

Shares of SM stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:SM) was last updated on 3/2/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff