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Whiting Petroleum Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.69 (-0.96%)
(As of 06/24/2022 07:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.39 million shs
Average Volume
565,138 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.79 billion
P/E Ratio
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WLL Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Overall MarketRank

3.06 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

21st out of 374 stocks

Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Industry

10th out of 121 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 4.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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About Whiting Petroleum (NYSE:WLL)

Whiting Petroleum Corporation, an independent oil and gas company, engages in the acquisition, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids primarily in the Rocky Mountains region of the United States. The company sells its oil and gas production to end users, marketers, and other purchasers. As of December 31, 2021, it had interests in 1,917 net productive wells on approximately 539,900 net developed acres, as well as total estimated proved reserves of 326.0 million barrels of oil equivalent. The company was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/1 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
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Price Target and Rating

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Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
6 Analysts


Net Income
$427.91 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.53 billion
Cash Flow
$19.04 per share
Book Value
$42.51 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$2.79 billion

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Whiting Petroleum Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Whiting Petroleum stock right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Whiting Petroleum in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" Whiting Petroleum stock.
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What is Whiting Petroleum's stock price forecast for 2022?

6 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Whiting Petroleum's stock. Their WLL stock forecasts range from $82.00 to $130.00. On average, they anticipate Whiting Petroleum's share price to reach $100.83 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 42.0% from the stock's current price.
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How has Whiting Petroleum's stock price performed in 2022?

Whiting Petroleum's stock was trading at $64.68 at the start of the year. Since then, WLL stock has increased by 9.8% and is now trading at $71.03.
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When is Whiting Petroleum's next earnings date?

Whiting Petroleum is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 3rd 2022.
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How were Whiting Petroleum's earnings last quarter?

Whiting Petroleum Co. (NYSE:WLL) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 4th. The oil and gas exploration company reported $4.61 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $5.04 by $0.43. The oil and gas exploration company earned $527 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $403 million. Whiting Petroleum had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 42.37% and a net margin of 22.33%.
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How often does Whiting Petroleum pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Whiting Petroleum?

Whiting Petroleum announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 14th. Investors of record on Friday, May 20th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Wednesday, June 1st. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.41%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 19th.
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Is Whiting Petroleum a good dividend stock?

Whiting Petroleum(NYSE:WLL) pays an annual dividend of $1.00 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.41%. The dividend payout ratio of Whiting Petroleum is 10.18%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Whiting Petroleum will have a dividend payout ratio of 3.38% next year. This indicates that Whiting Petroleum will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did Whiting Petroleum's stock split? How did Whiting Petroleum's stock split work?

Whiting Petroleum shares reverse split on the morning of Thursday, November 9th 2017. The 1-4 reverse split was announced on Wednesday, November 8th 2017. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the market closes on Wednesday, November 8th 2017. An investor that had 100 shares of Whiting Petroleum stock prior to the reverse split would have 25 shares after the split.

Who are Whiting Petroleum's key executives?

Whiting Petroleum's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Lynn Alan Peterson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 69, Pay $1.66M)
  • Mr. James P. Henderson, Exec. VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 57, Pay $942.63k)
  • Mr. Charles J. Rimer, Exec. VP of Operations & COO (Age 64, Pay $976.96k)
  • Mr. M. Scott Regan, VP of Legal, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 51, Pay $752.27k)
  • Ms. Sirikka R. Lohoefener, VP of Accounting & Controller (Age 43, Pay $543.52k)
  • Mr. Brandon Day, Investor Relations Mang.
  • Mr. Chris L. Edwards, VP of HR
  • Mr. Jeffrey Scott Stein, Chief Restructuring Officer (Age 53)

What other stocks do shareholders of Whiting Petroleum own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Whiting Petroleum investors own include Oasis Petroleum (OAS), Under Armour (UAA), Chesapeake Energy (CHKAQ), Bank of America (BAC), Netflix (NFLX), General Electric (GE), Intel (INTC), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Gilead Sciences (GILD) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

What is Whiting Petroleum's stock symbol?

Whiting Petroleum trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WLL."

Who are Whiting Petroleum's major shareholders?

Whiting Petroleum's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.57%), Wellington Management Group LLP (9.32%), BlackRock Inc. (6.96%), State Street Corp (4.35%), Boston Partners (3.58%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.33%). Company insiders that own Whiting Petroleum stock include Daniel J Iv Rice, Kevin S Mccarthy and Paul Korus.
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Which institutional investors are selling Whiting Petroleum stock?

WLL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Westwood Holdings Group Inc., Wolverine Asset Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Boston Partners, Condire Management LP, and Foundry Partners LLC.
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Which institutional investors are buying Whiting Petroleum stock?

WLL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Versor Investments LP, First Trust Advisors LP, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Citigroup Inc., State Street Corp, and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Whiting Petroleum stock in the last two years include Daniel J Iv Rice, Kevin S Mccarthy, and Paul Korus.
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How do I buy shares of Whiting Petroleum?

Shares of WLL can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Whiting Petroleum's stock price today?

One share of WLL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $71.03.

How much money does Whiting Petroleum make?

Whiting Petroleum (NYSE:WLL) has a market capitalization of $2.79 billion and generates $1.53 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas exploration company earns $427.91 million in net income (profit) each year or $9.82 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Whiting Petroleum have?

Whiting Petroleum employs 356 workers across the globe.

When was Whiting Petroleum founded?

Whiting Petroleum was founded in 1980.

How can I contact Whiting Petroleum?

The official website for Whiting Petroleum is www.whiting.com. The oil and gas exploration company can be reached via phone at (303) 837-1661, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 303-861-4023.

This page (NYSE:WLL) was last updated on 6/27/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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