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Whiting Petroleum Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.42 (-1.62 %)
(As of 01/20/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $25.45
50-Day Range
MA: $25.28
52-Week Range
Now: $25.45
Volume369,913 shs
Average Volume594,985 shs
Market Capitalization$968.40 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Whiting Petroleum Corporation, an independent oil and gas company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids 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, 2019, it had interests in 2,171 net productive wells on approximately 523,600 net developed acres, as well as total estimated proved reserves of 485.4 million barrels of oil equivalent. The company was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado.
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Overall MarketRank

1.03 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

253rd out of 672 stocks

Oil & Gas E&P Industry

16th out of 76 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Oil & Gas E&P
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production
Phone303 837 1661



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A



Market Cap$968.40 million
Next Earnings Date2/4/2021 (Estimated)
-0.42 (-1.62 %)
(As of 01/20/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Whiting Petroleum (NYSE:WLL) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Whiting Petroleum's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Whiting Petroleum's stock was trading at $0.8217 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WLL stock has increased by 2,997.2% and is now trading at $25.45.
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Is Whiting Petroleum a buy right now?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Whiting Petroleum in the last year. There are currently 5 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Whiting Petroleum stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in WLL, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Whiting Petroleum?

Wall Street analysts have given Whiting Petroleum a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Whiting Petroleum wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Thomas Greco's approval rating as Whiting Petroleum's CEO?

538 employees have rated Whiting Petroleum CEO Thomas Greco on Glassdoor.com. Thomas Greco has an approval rating of 63% among Whiting Petroleum's employees. This puts Thomas Greco in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is Whiting Petroleum's next earnings date?

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

Whiting Petroleum Co. (NYSE:WLL) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 5th. The oil and gas exploration company reported $0.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.17) by $0.39. The oil and gas exploration company earned $61.08 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $195.30 million.
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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 on the morning of 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?

14 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Whiting Petroleum's stock. Their forecasts range from $0.75 to $32.00. On average, they anticipate Whiting Petroleum's share price to reach $21.84 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 14.2%.
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Are investors shorting Whiting Petroleum?

Whiting Petroleum saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,300,000 shares, an increase of 45.8% from the December 15th total of 891,400 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 570,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.3 days. Approximately 3.4% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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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 (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).

Who are Whiting Petroleum's key executives?

Whiting Petroleum's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Charles J. Rimer, Exec. VP of Operations & COO (Age 63, Pay $1.02M)
  • Mr. Lynn Alan Peterson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 68)
  • Mr. James P. Henderson, Exec. VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 56)
  • Ms. Sirikka R. Lohoefener, VP of Accounting & Controller (Age 42)
  • Brandon Day, Investor Relations Mang.
  • Mr. M. Scott Regan, VP of Legal, Gen. Counsel & Sec.
  • Mr. Chris L. Edwards, VP of HR
  • Mr. Jeffrey Scott Stein, Chief Restructuring Officer (Age 52)

What is Whiting Petroleum's stock symbol?

Whiting Petroleum trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WLL."

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.

What is Whiting Petroleum's stock price today?

One share of WLL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.45.

How big of a company is Whiting Petroleum?

Whiting Petroleum has a market capitalization of $968.40 million. Whiting Petroleum employs 505 workers across the globe.

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.

This page was last updated on 1/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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