SM Energy (SM) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.50 (+1.03%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.02 million shs
Average Volume
1.57 million shs
Market Capitalization
$5.63 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

SM Energy MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.63 Rating Score
11.5% Upside
$54.57 Price Target
Short Interest
10.56% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.24mentions of SM Energy in the last 14 days
Based on 11 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $6.60 to $7.46 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.

4.33 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

44th out of 245 stocks

Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Industry

19th out of 82 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 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

SM Energy (NYSE:SM) Lowered to Hold at StockNews.com
Q1 2024 SM Energy Co Earnings Call
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SM Energy Co. Q1 Profit Decreases, but beats estimates
Here's what Wall Street expects from SM Energy's earnings
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Wells Fargo Reaffirms Their Hold Rating on SM Energy (SM)
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 5/3 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Crude petroleum & natural gas
Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
8 Analysts


Net Income
$817.88 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.37 billion
Cash Flow
$12.06 per share
Book Value
$32.15 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$5.63 billion

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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 twelve months. 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 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for SM Energy's shares. Their SM share price targets range from $45.00 to $65.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $54.57 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 11.5% 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 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, SM shares have increased by 26.4% and is now trading at $48.95.
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When is SM Energy's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 7th 2024.
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How were SM Energy's earnings last quarter?

SM Energy (NYSE:SM) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 21st. The energy company reported $1.56 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.39 by $0.17. The energy company earned $608.73 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $611.35 million. SM Energy had a net margin of 31.80% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 20.10%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 9.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $1.29 earnings per share.

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

SM Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, March 26th. Stockholders of record on Friday, April 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.18 per share on Friday, May 3rd. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.47%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 18th.
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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 1.48%. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 11.29%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, SM will have a dividend payout ratio of 9.65% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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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 a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (12.37%), Westwood Holdings Group Inc. (1.35%), Congress Asset Management Co. MA (0.88%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (0.87%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.73%) and Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.73%). 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 5/18/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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