NYSE:WLL - Whiting Petroleum Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$28.86 +0.03 (+0.10 %)
(As of 01/16/2019 03:26 PM ET)
Previous Close$28.83
Today's Range$28.36 - $29.21
52-Week Range$18.37 - $56.47
Volume141,945 shs
Average Volume5.76 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.54 billion
P/E Ratio-22.08
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.94
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production
SectorOils/Energy
CUSIP96638710
Phone303-837-1661

Debt

Current Ratio0.56
Quick Ratio0.56

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.48 billion
Price / Sales1.77
Cash Flow$9.6846 per share
Price / Cash Flow2.98
Book Value$43.21 per share
Price / Book0.67

Profitability

Net Income$-1,237,640,000.00
Net Margins-31.68%
Return on Assets2.69%

Miscellaneous

Employees830
Market Cap$2.54 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?

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 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 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%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 74.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned ($0.14) 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 Wednesday, February 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Whiting Petroleum.

What price target have analysts set for WLL?

30 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Whiting Petroleum's shares. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $75.00. On average, they anticipate Whiting Petroleum's stock price to reach $51.1481 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 77.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Whiting Petroleum.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Whiting Petroleum?

30 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Whiting Petroleum in the last year. There are currently 13 hold ratings, 16 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?

Media stories about WLL stock have trended somewhat negative on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Whiting Petroleum earned a daily sentiment score of -1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the oil and gas exploration company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Whiting Petroleum's key competitors?

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. Rick A. Ross, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 60)
  • 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 many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include DFT Energy LP (0.26%), Virtu Financial LLC (0.04%) and IMA Wealth Inc. (0.03%). 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 DFT Energy LP and IMA Wealth Inc.. 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Virtu Financial 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 $28.86.

How big of a company is Whiting Petroleum?

Whiting Petroleum has a market capitalization of $2.54 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,074 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  823 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,897
MarketBeat'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 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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