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WPX Energy Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.01 (+0.21 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $4.78
50-Day Range
MA: $5.65
52-Week Range
Now: $4.78
Volume10.04 million shs
Average Volume11.01 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.68 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
WPX 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 operates 657 wells and owns interests in 808 wells covering an area of approximately 130,000 net acres located in Delaware Basin, Texas and New Mexico; and operates 323 wells and owns interests in 87 wells that covers an area of approximately 85,087 net acres situated in the Williston Basin, North Dakota. As of December 31, 2018, it had proved reserves of 479.3 million barrels of oil equivalent. The company was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.74 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.29 billion
Cash Flow$3.14 per share
Book Value$10.83 per share


Net Income$256 million


Market Cap$2.68 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2020 (Estimated)
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WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX) Frequently Asked Questions

How has WPX Energy's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

WPX Energy's stock was trading at $3.73 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WPX shares have increased by 28.2% and is now trading at $4.78.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of WPX Energy?

23 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WPX Energy in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 18 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is WPX Energy's next earnings date?

WPX Energy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 4th 2020.
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How were WPX Energy's earnings last quarter?

WPX Energy Inc (NYSE:WPX) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 29th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.12 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.10. The oil and gas producer had revenue of $33 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $593.36 million. WPX Energy had a positive return on equity of 3.78% and a negative net margin of 29.90%. WPX Energy's quarterly revenue was down 95.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.09 EPS.
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What price target have analysts set for WPX?

23 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for WPX Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $5.00 to $18.00. On average, they expect WPX Energy's stock price to reach $11.14 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 133.2% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting WPX Energy?

WPX Energy saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 14th, there was short interest totaling 31,800,000 shares, an increase of 10.8% from the July 30th total of 28,700,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 10,560,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.0 days. Currently, 7.9% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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Who are some of WPX Energy's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of WPX Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other WPX Energy investors own include Micron Technology (MU), Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO), ConocoPhillips (COP), Bank of America (BAC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), General Electric (GE), Oasis Petroleum (OAS), Intel (INTC), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Chevron (CVX).

Who are WPX Energy's key executives?

WPX Energy's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Richard E. Muncrief, CEO & Chairman (Age 60)
  • Mr. Clay M. Gaspar, Pres & COO (Age 47)
  • Mr. J. Kevin Vann, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 48)
  • Mr. Dennis C. Cameron, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 56)
  • Mr. Bryan K. Guderian, Exec. VP of Bus. Devel. (Age 60)

What is WPX Energy's stock symbol?

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

Who are WPX Energy's major shareholders?

WPX Energy's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (6.76%), Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (2.19%), Jennison Associates LLC (1.52%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (1.39%), FMR LLC (1.35%) and Key Group Holdings Cayman LTD. (1.20%). Company insiders that own WPX Energy stock include Clay M Gaspar, Karl F Kurz, Kimberly S Lubel, Robert Herdman and William G Lowrie.
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Which major investors are selling WPX Energy stock?

WPX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Key Group Holdings Cayman LTD., AQR Capital Management LLC, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Ensign Peak Advisors Inc, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, and Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC.
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Which major investors are buying WPX Energy stock?

WPX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, First Trust Advisors LP, FMR LLC, Cove Street Capital LLC, Great Lakes Advisors LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., and Principal Financial Group Inc.. Company insiders that have bought WPX Energy stock in the last two years include Clay M Gaspar, Karl F Kurz, Kimberly S Lubel, and Robert Herdman.
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is WPX Energy's stock price today?

One share of WPX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.78.

How big of a company is WPX Energy?

WPX Energy has a market capitalization of $2.68 billion and generates $2.29 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $256 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.33 on an earnings per share basis. WPX Energy employs 600 workers across the globe.

What is WPX Energy's official website?

The official website for WPX Energy is www.wpxenergy.com.

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]

This page was last updated on 9/20/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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