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NYSE:WPXWPX Energy Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.03 (-0.51 %)
(As of 05/25/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $5.83
50-Day Range
MA: $5.01
52-Week Range
Now: $5.83
Volume8.96 million shs
Average Volume12.62 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.26 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: 4.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.35 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$2.86 per share
Book Value$10.83 per share


Net Income$256 million


Market Cap$3.26 billion
Next Earnings Date8/3/2020 (Estimated)

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WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX) Frequently Asked Questions

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

WPX Energy's stock was trading at $3.73 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WPX shares have increased by 56.3% and is now trading at $5.83. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

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 3 hold ratings and 20 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for WPX Energy.

When is WPX Energy's next earnings date?

WPX Energy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 3rd 2020. View our earnings forecast for WPX Energy.

How were WPX Energy's earnings last quarter?

WPX Energy Inc (NYSE:WPX) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 6th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.05 by $0.02. The oil and gas producer earned $1.40 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $625.59 million. WPX Energy had a positive return on equity of 3.13% and a negative net margin of 2.52%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 289.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.05 earnings per share. View WPX Energy's earnings history.

What price target have analysts set for WPX?

23 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for WPX Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $5.00 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate WPX Energy's share price to reach $13.18 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 126.0% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for WPX Energy.

Has WPX Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about WPX stock have been trending negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. WPX Energy earned a news sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutWPX Energy.

Are investors shorting WPX Energy?

WPX Energy saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 49,710,000 shares, an increase of 38.4% from the April 15th total of 35,920,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 13,520,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.7 days. Approximately 12.2% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View WPX Energy's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of WPX Energy's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of WPX Energy own?

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.68%), State Street Corp (4.35%), Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. (3.60%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.52%), AQR Capital Management LLC (2.17%) and Jennison Associates LLC (2.08%). Company insiders that own WPX Energy stock include Clay M Gaspar, Karl F Kurz, Kimberly S Lubel, Robert Herdman 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 Wellington Management Group LLP, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Advisory Research Inc., Van ECK Associates Corp, BlackRock Inc., Rothschild & Co. Asset Management US Inc., and King Luther Capital Management Corp. View insider buying and selling activity 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 AQR Capital Management LLC, Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., State Street Corp, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Weiss Multi Strategy Advisers LLC, Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC, Aperio Group LLC, and Two Sigma Advisers LP. 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. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is WPX Energy's stock price today?

One share of WPX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.83.

How big of a company is WPX Energy?

WPX Energy has a market capitalization of $3.26 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 350 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 5/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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