Whiting Petroleum Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.39 (-2.57 %)
(As of 06/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume498,428 shs
Average Volume687,177 shs
Market Capitalization$2.05 billion
P/E RatioN/A
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About Whiting Petroleum

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, 2020, it had interests in 2,175 net productive wells on approximately 523,600 net developed acres, as well as total estimated proved reserves of 260.2 million barrels of oil equivalent. The company was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado.


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1.14 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

233rd out of 689 stocks

Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Industry

84th out of 257 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Whiting Petroleum (NYSE:WLL) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Whiting Petroleum a buy right now?

9 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Whiting Petroleum in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Whiting Petroleum stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Whiting Petroleum?

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Are investors shorting Whiting Petroleum?

Whiting Petroleum saw a drop in short interest in the month of May. As of May 28th, there was short interest totaling 1,730,000 shares, a drop of 25.8% from the May 13th total of 2,330,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 691,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.5 days. Currently, 4.5% of the company's shares are sold short.
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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 4th 2021.
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How were Whiting Petroleum's earnings last quarter?

Whiting Petroleum Co. (NYSE:WLL) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 5th. The oil and gas exploration company reported $2.79 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.45 by $1.34. The oil and gas exploration company earned $307.39 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $229.30 million.
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How has Whiting Petroleum's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Whiting Petroleum's stock was trading at $0.8217 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WLL stock has increased by 6,301.4% and is now trading at $52.60.
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When did Whiting Petroleum's stock split? How did Whiting Petroleum's stock split work?

Whiting Petroleum's stock 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.

What price target have analysts set for WLL?

9 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Whiting Petroleum's stock. Their forecasts range from $27.00 to $55.00. On average, they expect Whiting Petroleum's share price to reach $40.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 24.0%.
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Who are Whiting Petroleum's key executives?

Whiting Petroleum's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Lynn Alan Peterson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 68, Pay $834.61k)
  • Mr. James P. Henderson, Exec. VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 56, Pay $547.22k)
  • Mr. Charles J. Rimer, Exec. VP of Operations & COO (Age 63, Pay $3.42M)
  • Brandon Day, Investor Relations Mang.
  • Mr. M. Scott Regan, VP of Legal, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 50)
  • Mr. Chris L. Edwards, VP of HR
  • Mr. Jeffrey Scott Stein, Chief Restructuring Officer (Age 52)
  • Ms. Sirikka R. Lohoefener, VP of Accounting & Controller (Age 42)

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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 (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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (6.06%), Sourcerock Group LLC (2.81%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.44%), Encompass Capital Advisors LLC (2.40%), BlackRock Inc. (2.14%) and Millennium Management LLC (2.04%). Company insiders that own Whiting Petroleum stock include Kevin S Mccarthy and Paul Korus.
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Which major investors are selling Whiting Petroleum stock?

WLL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Federated Hermes Inc., Morgan Stanley, Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co. LLC, BlackRock Inc., Valueworks LLC, Millennium Management LLC, and HN Saltoro Capital LP.
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Which major investors are buying Whiting Petroleum stock?

WLL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Encompass Capital Advisors LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Alberta Investment Management Corp, HighTower Advisors LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, and Northern Trust Corp. Company insiders that have bought Whiting Petroleum stock in the last two years include 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 $52.60.

How much money does Whiting Petroleum make?

Whiting Petroleum has a market capitalization of $2.05 billion.

How many employees does Whiting Petroleum have?

Whiting Petroleum employs 405 workers across the globe.

When was Whiting Petroleum founded?

Whiting Petroleum was founded in 1980.

What is Whiting Petroleum's official website?

The official website for Whiting Petroleum is www.whiting.com.

How can I contact Whiting Petroleum?

The oil and gas exploration company can be reached via phone at 303 837 1661 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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