WPX Energy Company Profile (NYSE:WPX)

About WPX Energy

WPX Energy logoWPX Energy, Inc. is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company. The Company is engaged in the exploitation and development of long-life unconventional properties. It is engaged in the domestic development, production and gas management activities of oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids (NGLs) segment. It is focused on exploiting and developing its oil positions in the Williston Basin in North Dakota, and the Permian and San Juan Basins in the southwestern United States. It operates approximately 700 wells in the Permian Basin and also owns interests in over 960 wells operated by others. It holds over 94,000 net acres in the Permian Basin, and specifically in the Delaware Basin sub-area, with operations located in Eddy, Lea and Chaves Counties in New Mexico and Loving, Pecos, Reeves, Ward and Winkler Counties in Texas. It holds over 84,740 net acres in the Williston Basin. It holds approximately 130,000 net acres in the gas window of the San Juan basin.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Independent Oil & Gas
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: WPX
  • CUSIP: 98212B10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $11.60
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $10.40
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $8.44
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -18.23
  • P/E Growth: 0.97
  • Market Cap: $4.02B
  • Outstanding Shares: 344,335,000
  • Beta: 2.28
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 6 Hold Ratings, 16 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.65)
Consensus Price Target: $9.94 (14.85% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/8/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetUnderweight$6.00 -> $7.50View Rating Details
7/21/2016Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$8.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details
7/6/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$10.50 -> $14.75View Rating Details
6/23/2016Imperial CapitalBoost Price TargetOutperform$11.00 -> $13.00View Rating Details
6/14/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHold$11.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details
6/13/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
6/8/2016KLR GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$13.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
6/7/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesUpgradeSell -> Neutral$10.00View Rating Details
6/7/2016WunderlichLower Price TargetBuy$13.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details
5/16/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$11.00 -> $7.50View Rating Details
5/5/2016Iberia CapitalUpgradeSector Perform -> Outperform$7.00 -> $11.00View Rating Details
4/19/2016Northland SecuritiesInitiated CoverageOutperform$9.00View Rating Details
4/5/2016Drexel HamiltonInitiated CoverageBuy$11.00View Rating Details
3/30/2016SimmonsBoost Price Target$6.00 -> $7.00View Rating Details
3/29/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$7.00 -> $9.00View Rating Details
3/23/2016Cowen and CompanyBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$4.00 -> $6.00View Rating Details
3/16/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/8/2016SusquehannaReiterated RatingPositiveView Rating Details
2/9/2016Capital One Financial Corp.UpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightView Rating Details
1/12/2016GuggenheimInitiated CoverageBuy$8.00View Rating Details
12/3/2015ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector OutperformView Rating Details
11/6/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.Boost Price TargetOutperform$9.00 -> $10.00View Rating Details
9/16/2015Tudor PickeringUpgradeAccumulate -> BuyView Rating Details
9/1/2015Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
8/14/2015Howard WeilLower Price Target$19.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details
6/2/2015Evercore Partners Inc.Initiated CoverageHold$16.00View Rating Details
6/1/2015Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageHold$16.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/28/2014 forward)


Earnings History for WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/4/2016Q216($0.21)($0.28)$252.14 million$138.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116($0.26)($0.21)$307.41 million$216.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q4($0.20)($0.24)$492.45 million$495.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315($0.14)($0.93)$529.68 million$537.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215($0.11)($0.11)$534.99 million$284.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115($0.15)$0.32$537.07 million$572.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2015Q414($0.11)$0.12$673.53 million$1.13 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.02($0.02)$839.90 million$794.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214($0.07)$0.06$888.60 million$814.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2014Q114$0.02$0.21$811.91 million$987.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q4($0.36)($0.34)$682.60 million$657.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q213($0.16)($0.33)$752.30 million$910.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q2 2013($0.15)($0.04)$770.23 million$910.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q1 2013($0.23)($0.25)$721.27 million$631.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2013Q4 2012($0.03)($0.20)$701.53 million$572.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312($0.05)($0.23)$597.00 million$545.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.80 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.64 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20165($0.40)($0.15)($0.29)
Q2 20165($0.37)($0.15)($0.24)
Q3 20165($0.35)($0.11)($0.19)
Q4 20165($0.31)($0.10)($0.16)
Q1 20173($0.19)($0.12)($0.15)
Q2 20173($0.19)($0.11)($0.14)
Q3 20173($0.18)($0.04)($0.11)
Q4 20173($0.18)($0.01)($0.09)
Q1 20181($0.01)($0.01)($0.01)
Q2 20181$0.00$0.00$0.00
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/13/2016Stephen L Faulkner JrVPSell5,000$9.88$49,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2016Richard E MuncriefCEOBuy20,400$9.80$199,920.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2016William G LowrieDirectorBuy10,000$9.80$98,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016William G LowrieDirectorBuy2,500$4.92$12,300.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2015Clay M. GasparSVPBuy35,000$5.51$192,850.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Dennis C CameronSVPBuy1,800$5.50$9,900.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2015Richard E MuncriefCEOBuy20,000$6.82$136,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/16/2015Bryan K GuderianSVPBuy5,000$10.10$50,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/16/2015Richard E MuncriefCEOBuy30,000$10.10$303,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/16/2015William R GranberryDirectorBuy20,000$10.10$202,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015Richard E MuncriefCEOBuy10,000$10.45$104,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2014William G LowrieDirectorBuy5,000$10.35$51,750.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2014Kelt KindickDirectorBuy10,000$11.18$111,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2014Richard E MuncriefCEOBuy10,000$11.41$114,100.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2014J Kevin VannCFOBuy10,000$10.86$108,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2014William R GranberryDirectorBuy10,000$11.23$112,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014Richard E MuncriefCEOBuy10,000$15.56$155,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2014Bryan K GuderianSVPSell11,820$25.61$302,710.20View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Richard E MuncriefCEOBuy10,000$26.24$262,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2014James J BenderSVPSell23,659$22.41$530,198.19View SEC Filing  
6/12/2014James J BenderSVPSell176,094$22.15$3,900,482.10View SEC Filing  
6/9/2014Richard E MuncriefCEOBuy14,000$21.71$303,940.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Kelt KindickDirectorBuy5,000$20.80$104,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2014Steven NataliSVPSell55,390$21.46$1,188,669.40View SEC Filing  
5/20/2014William LowrieDirectorBuy8,000$20.95$167,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014James J BenderCEOSell94,700$22.01$2,084,347.00View SEC Filing  
12/30/2013Michael R FiserSVPSell46,893$20.43$958,023.99View SEC Filing  
10/22/2013Neal A BuckSVPSell10,007$23.00$230,161.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013Bryan K GuderianSVPSell20,000$20.02$400,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Neal A BuckSVPSell10,000$21.00$210,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013James J BenderSVPSell30,413$20.31$617,688.03View SEC Filing  
11/8/2012David F WorkDirectorBuy2,000$15.05$30,100.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX) Chart for Sunday, August, 28, 2016

Last Updated on 8/28/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff