NYSE:WLL - Whiting Petroleum Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $29.36 +0.72 (+2.51 %) (As of 02/19/2019 08:21 AM ET)Previous Close$28.64Today's Range$29.04 - $29.7552-Week Range$18.37 - $56.47Volume3.81 million shsAverage Volume4.28 million shsMarket Capitalization$2.67 billionP/E Ratio-22.41Dividend YieldN/ABeta3.07 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 Webwww.whiting.com Phone303-837-1661Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.70 Current Ratio0.56 Quick Ratio0.56Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-22.41 Forward P/E Ratio9.82 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.48 billion Price / Sales1.80 Cash Flow$9.9189 per share Price / Cash Flow2.96 Book Value$43.21 per share Price / Book0.68Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.31) Net Income$-1,237,640,000.00 Net Margins-31.68% Return on Equity5.30% Return on Assets2.69%Miscellaneous Employees830 Outstanding Shares90,995,000Market Cap$2.67 billion 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? Shares of Whiting Petroleum reverse split on 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) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 30th. The oil and gas exploration company reported $0.92 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.58 by $0.34. The oil and gas exploration company had revenue of $566.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $522 million. Whiting Petroleum had a negative net margin of 31.68% and a positive return on equity of 5.30%. Whiting Petroleum's quarterly revenue was up 74.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted ($0.14) 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 Tuesday, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Whiting Petroleum. How can I listen to Whiting Petroleum's earnings call? Whiting Petroleum will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, February 27th at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8773285506. What price target have analysts set for WLL? 28 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Whiting Petroleum's shares. Their predictions range from $26.00 to $75.00. On average, they expect Whiting Petroleum's stock price to reach $50.5769 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 72.3% 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 9 hold ratings, 18 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating 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 coverage about WLL stock has trended very positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Whiting Petroleum earned a coverage optimism score of 3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media 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 impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Whiting Petroleum's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Whiting Petroleum include Diamondback Energy (FANG), Cenovus Energy (CVE), Cimarex Energy (XEC), Energen (EGN), Encana (ECA), Parsley Energy (PE), WPX Energy (WPX), Murphy Oil (MUR), EQT (EQT), Viper Energy Partners (VNOM), Vermilion Energy (VET), Black Stone Minerals (BSM), Centennial Resource Development (CDEV), Newfield Exploration (NFX) and Magnolia Oil & Gas (MGY). 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.22%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.96%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.87%), Edmond DE Rothschild Holding S.A. (0.77%), Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management LP (0.71%) and Investment Counselors of Maryland LLC (0.53%). Company insiders that own Whiting Petroleum stock include David M Seery, James E Catlin, Michael J Stevens, 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 Two Sigma Advisers LP, Portolan Capital Management LLC, DFT Energy LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Columbia Pacific Advisors LLC, Chicago Equity Partners LLC, Northern Trust Corp and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Whiting Petroleum company stock in the last year include David M Seery, James E Catlin, Michael J Stevens, 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 Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management LP, Brandywine Global Investment Management LLC, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, Hodges Capital Management Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Edmond DE Rothschild Holding S.A., Nuveen Asset Management LLC and Monarch Partners Asset 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 $29.36. How big of a company is Whiting Petroleum? Whiting Petroleum has a market capitalization of $2.67 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. 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: 1,095 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 840 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,935MarketBeat'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 2/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is Cost of Capital?