Whiting Petroleum Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.20 (+2.22 %)
(As of 09/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume629,596 shs
Average Volume685,605 shs
Market Capitalization$2.16 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
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About Whiting Petroleum

Whiting Petroleum Corp. engages in the development, production, acquisition, and exploration of oil and gas properties. It operates in the Rocky Mountains regions. The company was founded by Kenneth R. Whiting and J. Bert Ladd in January 1980 and is headquartered in Denver, CO.


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1.54 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

225th out of 346 stocks

Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Industry

77th out of 111 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 4.7Dividend 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?

7 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Whiting Petroleum in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities 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 decline in short interest during the month of August. As of August 13th, there was short interest totaling 2,570,000 shares, a decline of 14.0% from the July 29th total of 2,990,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 673,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.8 days. Currently, 6.6% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is Whiting Petroleum's next earnings date?

Whiting Petroleum is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 4th 2021.
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How were Whiting Petroleum's earnings last quarter?

Whiting Petroleum Co. (NYSE:WLL) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 4th. The oil and gas exploration company reported $3.01 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.45 by $0.56. The oil and gas exploration company had revenue of $351.65 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $268.87 million.
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How has Whiting Petroleum's stock price 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 6,619.0% and is now trading at $55.21.
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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 before market open 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 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?

7 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Whiting Petroleum's stock. Their forecasts range from $27.00 to $86.00. On average, they expect Whiting Petroleum's stock price to reach $57.43 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 4.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Whiting Petroleum's key executives?

Whiting Petroleum's management team includes the following people:
  • Lynn A. Peterson, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Charles J. Rimer, Chief Operating Officer
  • James P. Henderson, Chief Financial Officer
  • Sirikka R. Lohoefener, Vice President & Controller
  • Charles S. Ohlson, Vice President-Operations

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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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (13.62%), BlackRock Inc. (6.92%), State Street Corp (4.52%), Boston Partners (3.07%), SIR Capital Management L.P. (2.90%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.85%). Company insiders that own Whiting Petroleum stock include Kevin S Mccarthy and Paul Korus.
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Which institutional investors are selling Whiting Petroleum stock?

WLL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including SIR Capital Management L.P., Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Boothbay Fund Management LLC, Northwestern Mutual Investment Management Company LLC, Glendon Capital Management LP, Mackay Shields LLC, and Whitebox Advisors LLC.
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Which institutional investors are buying Whiting Petroleum stock?

WLL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., FMR LLC, Boston Partners, State Street Corp, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., and Geode Capital Management LLC. 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 $55.21.

How much money does Whiting Petroleum make?

Whiting Petroleum has a market capitalization of $2.16 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 9/23/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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