NYSE:WPX - WPX Energy Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$13.41 +0.39 (+3.00 %)
(As of 02/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$13.02
Today's Range$13.1073 - $13.45
52-Week Range$9.89 - $20.80
Volume6.53 million shs
Average Volume7.61 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.64 billion
P/E Ratio-31.93
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'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

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



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.34 billion
Cash Flow$1.8420 per share
Book Value$9.78 per share


Net Income$-16,000,000.00


Market Cap$5.64 billion

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) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 31st. The oil and gas producer reported $0.07 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.02. The oil and gas producer had revenue of $484 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $514.08 million. WPX Energy had a negative net margin of 15.79% and a positive return on equity of 0.76%. WPX Energy's revenue for the quarter was up 233.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned ($0.10) 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, February 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for WPX Energy.

How can I listen to WPX Energy's earnings call?

WPX Energy will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 21st at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8338325123.

What price target have analysts set for WPX?

30 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for WPX Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect WPX Energy's share price to reach $21.6207 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 61.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for WPX Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for WPX Energy?

30 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WPX Energy in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 28 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for WPX Energy.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about WPX Energy stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about WPX Energy stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "WPX Energy has transformed itself from a natural gas-focused company to an oil-focused one. The company has been able to do so through nearly $8 billion of transactions. WPX Energy is building up a strong portfolio of assets which will continue to boost its oil production and allow it to gain from improving commodity prices. WPX Energy’s exposure in the Delaware and Williston basins will enable it to achieve the goal of higher oil generation in 2019.  Shares of WPX Energy have lost narrower than its industry in the past 12 months. However, the competitive energy space, stringent regulations and dependence on third parties to market their products are the headwinds." (2/9/2019)
  • 2. Williams Capital analysts commented, "We believe the revised 2019 outlook and asset sales address investor concerns, which have driven the recent underperformance. WPX remains a Top Pick for its core Delaware Basin posion, premier execuon, significant midstream oponality and a racve relave valuaon." (2/4/2019)

Has WPX Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about WPX stock has trended positive on Monday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media 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 five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. WPX Energy earned a daily sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

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 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)

Who are WPX Energy's major shareholders?

WPX Energy's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.34%), Jennison Associates LLC (2.52%), Millennium Management LLC (1.86%), Shapiro Capital Management LLC (1.78%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.61%) and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.10%). Company insiders that own WPX Energy stock include Bryan K Guderian, Clay M Gaspar, Dennis C Cameron, J Kevin Vann, 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 Millennium Management LLC, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Scout Investments Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Jennison Associates LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. and AGF Investments Inc.. 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, Stephen L Faulkner Jr and William G Lowrie. View Insider Buying and Selling for WPX Energy.

Which institutional investors are buying WPX Energy stock?

WPX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., LSP Investment Advisors LLC, Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management LP, Fiera Capital Corp, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Shapiro Capital Management LLC and CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC. 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 $13.41.

How big of a company is WPX Energy?

WPX Energy has a market capitalization of $5.64 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.

What is WPX Energy's official website?

The official website for WPX Energy is http://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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for WPX Energy (NYSE WPX)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  517 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  486 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,003
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 2/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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