NYSE:WLL - Whiting Petroleum Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $27.06 +0.33 (+1.23 %) (As of 03/21/2019 12:11 PM ET)Previous Close$26.73Today's Range$26.50 - $27.345052-Week Range$18.37 - $56.47Volume1.81 million shsAverage Volume5.82 million shsMarket Capitalization$2.47 billionP/E Ratio12.41Dividend YieldN/ABeta2.94 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Whiting 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. Receive WLL News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for WLL and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production SectorOils/Energy Current SymbolNYSE:WLL Previous Symbol CUSIP96638710 CIK1255474 Webwww.whiting.com Phone303-837-1661Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.65 Current Ratio0.74 Quick Ratio0.74Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio12.41 Forward P/E Ratio21.48 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.08 billion Price / Sales1.19 Cash Flow$12.0804 per share Price / Cash Flow2.24 Book Value$46.93 per share Price / Book0.58Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.18 Net Income$342.49 million Net Margins16.45% Return on Equity5.45% Return on Assets2.89%Miscellaneous Employees755 Outstanding Shares91,270,000Market Cap$2.47 billion Next Earnings Date4/29/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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 closing bell 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) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, February, 26th. The oil and gas exploration company reported ($0.05) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.53 by $0.58. The oil and gas exploration company had revenue of $473.20 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $484.96 million. Whiting Petroleum had a return on equity of 5.45% and a net margin of 16.45%. Whiting Petroleum's revenue was down .3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned ($0.17) earnings per share. 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 Monday, April 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Whiting Petroleum. What price target have analysts set for WLL? 26 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Whiting Petroleum's stock. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $75.00. On average, they anticipate Whiting Petroleum's share price to reach $49.3750 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 82.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Whiting Petroleum. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Whiting Petroleum? 26 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Whiting Petroleum in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 19 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Whiting Petroleum. Has Whiting Petroleum been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about WLL stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Whiting Petroleum earned a news impact score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the oil and gas exploration company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Whiting Petroleum's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Whiting Petroleum include Encana (ECA), Energen (EGN), Cimarex Energy (XEC), Parsley Energy (PE), WPX Energy (WPX), Chesapeake Energy (CHK), EQT (EQT), Murphy Oil (MUR), Eclipse Resources (ECR), Viper Energy Partners (VNOM), Vermilion Energy (VET), Black Stone Minerals (BSM), Newfield Exploration (NFX), Magnolia Oil & Gas (MGY) and Range Resources (RRC). 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 Chesapeake Energy (CHK), Micron Technology (MU), Oasis Petroleum (OAS), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Intel (INTC), General Electric (GE), Bank of America (BAC), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Netflix (NFLX) and Twitter (TWTR). Who are Whiting Petroleum's key executives? Whiting Petroleum's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Bradley J. Holly, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 48)Mr. Michael J. Stevens, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 53)Mr. Peter W. Hagist, Sr. VP of Planning & Reservoir Engineering (Age 58)Mr. Charles J. Rimer, Chief Operating Officer (Age 61)Mr. Eric K. Hagen, Sr. VP of Investor Relations Who are Whiting Petroleum's major shareholders? Whiting Petroleum's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (14.52%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.22%), Norges Bank (1.16%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.96%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.96%) and Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.87%). Company insiders that own Whiting Petroleum stock include David M Seery, James E Catlin, Michael J Stevens, Peter Hagist, Philip Edward Doty, Rick A Mr Ross and William N Hahne. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Whiting Petroleum. Which institutional investors are selling Whiting Petroleum stock? WLL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Portolan Capital Management LLC, DFT Energy LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Columbia Pacific Advisors LLC, Chicago Equity Partners LLC and Northern Trust Corp. Company insiders that have sold Whiting Petroleum company stock in the last year include James E Catlin, Michael J Stevens, Peter Hagist, Philip Edward Doty, Rick A Mr Ross and William N Hahne. View Insider Buying and Selling for Whiting Petroleum. Which institutional investors are buying Whiting Petroleum stock? WLL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management LP, APG Asset Management N.V., Brandywine Global Investment Management LLC, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, Hodges Capital Management Inc., Prudential Financial Inc. and Edmond DE Rothschild Holding S.A.. 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 $27.11. How big of a company is Whiting Petroleum? Whiting Petroleum has a market capitalization of $2.47 billion and generates $2.08 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas exploration company earns $342.49 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.18 on an earnings per share basis. Whiting Petroleum employs 755 workers across the globe. What is Whiting Petroleum's official website? The official website for Whiting Petroleum is http://www.whiting.com. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 1,115 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 867 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,982MarketBeat'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 3/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a stock buyback?