NYSE:SM - SM Energy Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$26.47 +0.36 (+1.38 %)
(As of 07/19/2018 06:01 AM ET)
Previous Close$26.11
Today's Range$25.09 - $26.53
52-Week Range$12.29 - $28.45
Volume2.09 million shs
Average Volume3.36 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.91 billion
P/E Ratio-32.28
Dividend Yield0.38%
SM Energy logoSM Energy Company, an independent energy company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of crude oil and condensate, natural gas, and natural gas liquids in onshore North America. It primarily has operations in the South Texas and Gulf Coast, Rocky Mountain, and Permian regions. As of December 31, 2017, the company had 468.1 million barrels of oil equivalent of estimated proved reserves; and working interests in 919 net productive oil wells and 489 net productive gas wells. 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.07
Current Ratio1.42
Quick Ratio1.42


Trailing P/E Ratio-32.28
Forward P/E Ratio189.07
P/E Growth19.15

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.13 billion
Price / Sales2.62
Cash Flow$4.3897 per share
Price / Cash6.03
Book Value$21.45 per share
Price / Book1.23


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.82)
Net Income$-160,840,000.00
Net Margins4.86%
Return on Equity-2.53%
Return on Assets-1.01%


Outstanding Shares111,690,000
Market Cap$2,909.45

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SM Energy (NYSE:SM) Frequently Asked Questions

What is SM Energy's stock symbol?

SM Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SM."

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

SM Energy announced a Semi-Annual dividend on Thursday, March 29th. Investors of record on Friday, April 27th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Wednesday, May 9th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.61%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 26th. View SM Energy's Dividend History.

How were SM Energy's earnings last quarter?

SM Energy Co (NYSE:SM) issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, May, 4th. The energy company reported $0.07 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.03 by $0.04. The energy company earned $769.60 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $361.40 million. SM Energy had a negative return on equity of 2.53% and a net margin of 4.86%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 106.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.18) earnings per share. View SM Energy's Earnings History.

When is SM Energy's next earnings date?

SM Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August, 2nd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for SM Energy.

What price target have analysts set for SM?

18 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for SM Energy's stock. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $44.00. On average, they expect SM Energy's share price to reach $29.3077 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for SM Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for SM Energy?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SM Energy in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

What are Wall Street analysts saying about SM Energy stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about SM Energy stock:
  • 1. Williams Capital analysts commented, "We reaffirm our Buy rang and raise our price target to $39 (from $36 previ ously). SM remains our Top Pick for the re-rang potenal driven by its st rong Midland Basin oil growth profile." (1/10/2018)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "SM Energy boasts of a diverse asset mix and promising organic production growth outlook. We also appreciate the company’s decision to increase highly productive Permian Basin acreage to boost shareholder’s return. Moreover, its holdings in Bakken, Niobrara, Haynesville and Granite Wash provide multiple years of drilling inventory, indicating robust long-term prospects for the firm.  The company also inked a joint venture agreement in a portion of its Eagle Ford North area. This is likely to enhance capital efficiency.  We appreciated the company’s asset divestment program. SM Energy is expected to use the proceeds from non-core asset divestments towards reducing debt load and financing capital spending." (11/9/2017)

Who are some of SM Energy's key competitors?

Who are SM Energy's key executives?

SM Energy's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Javan D. Ottoson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. A. Wade Pursell, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Herbert S. Vogel, Exec. VP of Operations (Age 57)
  • Mr. David W. Copeland, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 61)
  • Mr. Lehman E. Newton III, Sr. VP & Regional Mang. of Permian Region (Age 62)

Has SM Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about SM stock have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. SM Energy earned a news impact score of 0.06 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the energy company an impact score of 48.46 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are SM Energy's major shareholders?

SM Energy's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Sippican Capital Advisors (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%), Radnor Capital Management LLC (0.01%) and Cerebellum GP LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own SM Energy stock include Herbert S Vogel, Javan D Ottoson, Kenneth J Knott, Rose M Robeson and William D Sullivan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for SM Energy.

Which institutional investors are buying SM Energy stock?

SM stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sippican Capital Advisors, Radnor Capital Management LLC, Cerebellum GP LLC and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have bought SM Energy stock in the last two years include Herbert S Vogel, Javan D Ottoson, Rose M Robeson and William D Sullivan. View Insider Buying and Selling for SM Energy.

How do I buy shares of SM Energy?

Shares of SM 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 SM Energy's stock price today?

One share of SM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.47.

How big of a company is SM Energy?

SM Energy has a market capitalization of $2.91 billion and generates $1.13 billion in revenue each year. The energy company earns $-160,840,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.82) on an earnings per share basis. SM Energy employs 635 workers across the globe.

How can I contact SM Energy?

SM Energy's mailing address is 1775 SHERMAN STREET SUITE 1200, DENVER CO, 80203. The energy company can be reached via phone at 303-861-8140 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for SM Energy (NYSE SM)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  598 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  566 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,164
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SM Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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