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

$8.19
-0.34 (-3.99 %)
(As of 08/20/2019 11:50 AM ET)
Today's Range
$8.05
Now: $8.19
$8.55
50-Day Range
$8.21
MA: $13.92
$18.43
52-Week Range
$8.00
Now: $8.19
$55.17
Volume100,293 shs
Average Volume8.44 million shs
Market Capitalization$747.75 million
P/E Ratio3.73
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.97
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.08 billion
Cash Flow$10.50 per share
Book Value$46.93 per share

Profitability

Net Income$342.49 million

Miscellaneous

Employees755
Market Cap$747.75 million
Next Earnings Date10/29/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 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 quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 31st. The oil and gas exploration company reported ($0.28) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.24 by $0.52. The oil and gas exploration company earned $426.26 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $452.02 million. Whiting Petroleum had a net margin of 13.51% and a return on equity of 0.96%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 19.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.62 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, October 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Whiting Petroleum.

What price target have analysts set for WLL?

22 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Whiting Petroleum's shares. Their predictions range from $11.00 to $67.00. On average, they expect Whiting Petroleum's share price to reach $33.4211 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 308.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Whiting Petroleum.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Whiting Petroleum?

22 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Whiting Petroleum in the last year. There are currently 12 hold ratings, 9 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?

Headlines about WLL stock have trended positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of 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 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the oil and gas exploration company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Whiting Petroleum.

Are investors shorting Whiting Petroleum?

Whiting Petroleum saw a drop in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 23,881,300 shares, a drop of 7.4% from the June 30th total of 25,776,200 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 6,310,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.8 days. Approximately 26.5% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Whiting Petroleum's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Whiting Petroleum's key competitors?

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), General Electric (GE), Intel (INTC), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Netflix (nflx) and Bank of America (BAC).

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 number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.92%), AQR Capital Management LLC (2.70%), Earnest Partners LLC (1.34%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.18%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (1.02%) and Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management LP (0.82%). 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 Vanguard Group Inc., Natixis, Beaconlight Capital LLC, Man Group plc, Caymus Capital Partners L.P., HBK Investments L P, State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System and Prudential Financial Inc.. 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 AQR Capital Management LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management LP, Bank of Montreal Can, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, Luminus Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP and Peregrine Capital 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 $8.19.

How big of a company is Whiting Petroleum?

Whiting Petroleum has a market capitalization of $747.75 million 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.View Additional Information About Whiting Petroleum.

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:  1,179 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  947 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,126
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 8/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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