NYSE:WPX - WPX Energy Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$18.74 +0.19 (+1.02 %)
(As of 07/15/2018 03:08 PM ET)
Previous Close$18.74
Today's Range$18.52 - $19.06
52-Week Range$9.38 - $19.78
Volume3.65 million shs
Average Volume7.03 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.49 billion
P/E Ratio-44.62
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.25
WPX Energy logoWPX Energy, Inc., an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company, engages in the exploitation and development of unconventional properties in the United States. The company's principal areas of operation include the Delaware Basin in Texas and New Mexico; the Williston Basin in North Dakota; and the San Juan Basin in New Mexico and Colorado. As of December 31, 2017, it had proved reserves of 436 million barrels of oil equivalent. The company was incorporated in 2011 and is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production
SectorOils/Energy
SymbolNYSE:WPX
CUSIP98212B10
Phone855-979-2012

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.68
Current Ratio1.26
Quick Ratio1.22

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-44.62
Forward P/E Ratio374.80
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.34 billion
Price / Sales5.61
Cash Flow$1.7514 per share
Price / Cash10.70
Book Value$9.78 per share
Price / Book1.92

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.42)
Net Income$-16,000,000.00
Net Margins-17.85%
Return on Equity-2.99%
Return on Assets-1.44%

Miscellaneous

Employees650
Outstanding Shares399,630,000
Market Cap$7,488.97

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WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is WPX Energy's stock symbol?

WPX Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WPX."

How were WPX Energy's earnings last quarter?

WPX Energy Inc (NYSE:WPX) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.06) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.02) by $0.04. The oil and gas producer earned $374 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $367.86 million. WPX Energy had a negative return on equity of 2.99% and a negative net margin of 17.85%. WPX Energy's revenue was down 5.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned ($0.15) earnings per share. View WPX Energy's Earnings History.

When is WPX Energy's next earnings date?

WPX Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for WPX Energy.

What price target have analysts set for WPX?

22 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for WPX Energy's stock. Their predictions range from $14.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect WPX Energy's stock price to reach $20.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for WPX Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for WPX Energy?

22 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WPX Energy in the last year. There are currently 21 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Are investors shorting WPX Energy?

WPX Energy saw a drop in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 26,199,779 shares, a drop of 18.1% from the June 15th total of 31,985,593 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 7,783,310 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.4 days. Approximately 6.8% of the company's stock are sold short. View WPX Energy's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of WPX Energy's key competitors?

Who are WPX Energy's key executives?

WPX Energy's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Richard E. Muncrief, CEO & Chairman (Age 59)
  • Mr. Clay M. Gaspar, Pres & COO (Age 46)
  • Mr. J. Kevin Vann, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 47)
  • Mr. Dennis C. Cameron, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 55)
  • Mr. Bryan K. Guderian, Exec. VP of Bus. Devel. (Age 59)

Has WPX Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about WPX stock has trended somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. WPX Energy earned a coverage optimism score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the oil and gas producer an impact score of 46.76 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are WPX Energy's major shareholders?

WPX Energy's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.31%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%) and Cerebellum GP LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own WPX Energy stock include Bryan K Guderian, Clay M Gaspar, Dennis C Cameron, J Kevin Vann, Richard E Muncrief, Stephen L Faulkner Jr and William G Lowrie. View Institutional Ownership Trends for WPX Energy.

Which institutional investors are selling WPX Energy stock?

WPX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. and Cerebellum GP LLC. Company insiders that have sold WPX Energy company stock in the last year include Bryan K Guderian, Clay M Gaspar, Dennis C Cameron, J Kevin Vann and Stephen L Faulkner Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for WPX Energy.

Which institutional investors are buying WPX Energy stock?

WPX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have bought WPX Energy stock in the last two years include Richard E Muncrief and William G Lowrie. View Insider Buying and Selling for WPX Energy.

How do I buy shares of WPX Energy?

Shares of WPX 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 WPX Energy's stock price today?

One share of WPX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.74.

How big of a company is WPX Energy?

WPX Energy has a market capitalization of $7.49 billion and generates $1.34 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $-16,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.42) on an earnings per share basis. WPX Energy employs 650 workers across the globe.

How can I contact WPX Energy?

WPX Energy's mailing address is 3500 ONE WILLIAMS CENTER, TULSA OK, 74172. The oil and gas producer can be reached via phone at 855-979-2012 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for WPX Energy (NYSE WPX)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  405 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  417 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  822
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about WPX Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WPX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WPX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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