NYSE:WLL - Whiting Petroleum Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $20.94 -2.52 (-10.74 %) (As of 05/23/2019 04:51 AM ET)Previous Close$23.46Today's Range$20.93 - $23.1352-Week Range$18.37 - $56.47Volume8.31 million shsAverage Volume4.72 million shsMarket Capitalization$1.91 billionP/E Ratio9.61Dividend YieldN/ABeta2.94 ProfileAnalyst 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, 2018, it had interests in 2,097 net productive wells on approximately 539,300 net developed acres, as well as total estimated proved reserves of 520.1 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 Webhttp://www.whiting.com/ Phone303-837-1661Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.68 Current Ratio0.58 Quick Ratio0.58Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio9.61 Forward P/E Ratio12.77 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.08 billion Price / Sales0.92 Cash Flow$9.7850 per share Price / Cash Flow2.14 Book Value$46.04 per share Price / Book0.45Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.18 Net Income$342.49 million Net Margins13.22% Return on Equity2.98% Return on Assets1.60%Miscellaneous Employees755 Outstanding Shares91,280,000Market Cap$1.91 billion Next Earnings Date7/30/2019 (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? 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) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 1st. The oil and gas exploration company reported ($0.16) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.36. The oil and gas exploration company earned $389.50 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $421.43 million. Whiting Petroleum had a net margin of 13.22% and a return on equity of 2.98%. Whiting Petroleum's revenue was down 24.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.92 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 Tuesday, July 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Whiting Petroleum. What price target have analysts set for WLL? 21 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for Whiting Petroleum's shares. Their predictions range from $26.00 to $75.00. On average, they expect Whiting Petroleum's share price to reach $47.85 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 128.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Whiting Petroleum. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Whiting Petroleum? 21 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Whiting Petroleum in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 14 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? Media headlines about WLL stock have trended somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Whiting Petroleum earned a news impact score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the oil and gas exploration company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock'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 Energen (EGN), Cimarex Energy (XEC), Parsley Energy (PE), EQT (EQT), WPX Energy (WPX), Murphy Oil (MUR), Viper Energy Partners (VNOM), Chesapeake Energy (CHK), Black Stone Minerals (BSM), Vermilion Energy (VET), Newfield Exploration (NFX), Magnolia Oil & Gas (MGY), Eclipse Resources (ECR), Kosmos Energy (KOS) and Centennial Resource Development (CDEV). 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 Under Armour (UAA), Chesapeake Energy (CHK), Oasis Petroleum (OAS), World Point Terminals (WPT), Bank of America (BAC), Netflix (nflx), General Electric (GE), Intel (INTC), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) and Gilead Sciences (GILD). 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. Bruce R. DeBoer, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 66)Mr. Peter W. Hagist, Sr. VP of Planning & Reservoir Engineering (Age 58)Mr. Charles J. Rimer, Chief Operating Officer (Age 61) 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 (14.33%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.34%), Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (6.27%), Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC (6.27%), GMT Capital Corp (2.09%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.79%). 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 Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management LP, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, FMR LLC, Penn Capital Management Co. Inc., Penn Capital Management Co. Inc. and SEI Investments Co. 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 Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Natixis, Principal Financial Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Schneider Capital Management Corp, Systematic Financial Management LP and Man Group plc. 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 $20.94. How big of a company is Whiting Petroleum? Whiting Petroleum has a market capitalization of $1.91 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: 1,137 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 892 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 2,029MarketBeat'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 5/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why are percentage gainers important? Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.