NYSE:WLL - Whiting Petroleum Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$47.67 -1.23 (-2.52 %)
(As of 09/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$48.90
Today's Range$47.56 - $49.55
52-Week Range$18.56 - $56.47
Volume1.85 million shs
Average Volume4.16 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.41 billion
P/E Ratio-37.26
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta3
Whiting Petroleum logoWhiting Petroleum Corporation engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas liquids, and natural gas 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, 2017, it had interests in 1,980 net productive wells on approximately 490,000 net developed acres, as well as total estimated proved reserves of 617.6 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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production
SectorOils/Energy
SymbolNYSE:WLL
CUSIP96638710
Phone303-837-1661

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.71
Current Ratio0.51
Quick Ratio0.51

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-37.26
Forward P/E Ratio16.44
P/E Growth2.09

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.48 billion
Price / Sales2.93
Cash Flow$9.2027 per share
Price / Cash5.18
Book Value$43.21 per share
Price / Book1.10

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.31)
Net Income$-1,237,640,000.00
Net Margins-58.02%
Return on Equity1.82%
Return on Assets0.94%

Miscellaneous

Employees830
Outstanding Shares90,970,000
Market Cap$4.41 billion

Whiting Petroleum (NYSE:WLL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Whiting Petroleum's stock symbol?

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

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.

How were Whiting Petroleum's earnings last quarter?

Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL) released its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 31st. The oil and gas exploration company reported $0.62 EPS for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.62. The oil and gas exploration company earned $526.40 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $505.32 million. Whiting Petroleum had a negative net margin of 58.02% and a positive return on equity of 1.82%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 69.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted ($0.18) EPS. View Whiting Petroleum's Earnings History.

When is Whiting Petroleum's next earnings date?

Whiting Petroleum is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Whiting Petroleum.

What price target have analysts set for WLL?

28 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Whiting Petroleum's stock. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $75.00. On average, they expect Whiting Petroleum's share price to reach $49.32 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Whiting Petroleum.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Whiting Petroleum?

28 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Whiting Petroleum in the last year. There are currently 12 hold ratings and 16 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Whiting Petroleum.

Who are some of Whiting Petroleum's key competitors?

Who are Whiting Petroleum's key executives?

Whiting Petroleum's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Bradley J. Holly, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 47)
  • Mr. Michael J. Stevens, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Rick A. Ross, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 59)
  • Mr. Mark R. Williams, Sr. VP of Exploration & Devel. (Age 61)
  • Mr. Peter W. Hagist, Sr. VP of Planning & Reservoir Engineering (Age 57)

Has Whiting Petroleum been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about WLL stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Whiting Petroleum earned a daily sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the oil and gas exploration company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for Whiting Petroleum.

Who are Whiting Petroleum's major shareholders?

Whiting Petroleum's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (14.51%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.32%), Iridian Asset Management LLC CT (1.76%), Earnest Partners LLC (1.34%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.00%) and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.88%). Company insiders that own Whiting Petroleum stock include David M Seery and James E Catlin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Whiting Petroleum.

Which major investors are selling Whiting Petroleum stock?

WLL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Raymond James & Associates, Proxima Capital Management LLC, Portolan Capital Management LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Penn Capital Management Co. Inc. and Caymus Capital Partners L.P.. Company insiders that have sold Whiting Petroleum company stock in the last year include David M Seery and James E Catlin. View Insider Buying and Selling for Whiting Petroleum.

Which major investors are buying Whiting Petroleum stock?

WLL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., MUFG Securities EMEA plc, DFT Energy LP, Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management LP and Mutual of America Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Whiting Petroleum.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Whiting Petroleum's stock price today?

One share of WLL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $47.78.

How big of a company is Whiting Petroleum?

Whiting Petroleum has a market capitalization of $4.41 billion and generates $1.48 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas exploration company earns $-1,237,640,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.31) on an earnings per share basis. Whiting Petroleum employs 830 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Whiting Petroleum?

Whiting Petroleum's mailing address is 1700 BROADWAY SUITE 2300, DENVER CO, 80290. The oil and gas exploration company can be reached via phone at 303-837-1661 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Whiting Petroleum (NYSE WLL)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,006 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  783 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,789
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Whiting Petroleum and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WLL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WLL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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