NYSE:YPF - YPF Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $15.31 +0.04 (+0.26 %) (As of 05/23/2019 09:25 AM ET)Previous Close$15.27Today's Range$14.95 - $15.4252-Week Range$11.98 - $19.69Volume1.76 million shsAverage Volume1.87 million shsMarket Capitalization$6.02 billionP/E Ratio4.63Dividend Yield0.52%Beta1.23 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email YPF Sociedad Anónima, an energy company, operates in the oil and gas upstream and downstream activities in Argentina. The company engages in the exploration, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas, and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG). It is also involved in the refining, marketing, transportation, and distribution of oil, petroleum products, petroleum derivatives, petrochemicals, LPG, and bio-fuels, as well as in gas separation and natural gas distribution operations. As of December 31, 2018, it had interests in 132 oil and gas fields; 638 million barrels (mmbbl) of oil; and approximately 2,481 billion cubic feet of gas. It also has a retail distribution network of 1,591 YPF-branded service stations; 24 exploration permits, including 21 onshore and and 3 offshore exploration permits, as well as 108 production concessions; and 36 crude oil treatment plants and 10 pumping plants. In addition, the company owns 3 refineries with annual refining capacity of approximately 116 mmbbl; approximately 2,700 kilometers of crude oil pipelines with approximately 640,000 barrels of aggregate daily transportation capacity of refined products; and crude oil tankage of approximately 7 mmbbl, as well as maintains terminal facilities at 5 Argentine ports. Further, it participates in 8 power generation plants with an aggregate installed capacity of 1,819 megawatts; offers diesel, fertilizers, lubricants, phytosanitaries, ensiling bags, and other products; and supplies fuels, lubricants, coal, asphalts, and paraffin and derivatives. The company was founded in 1977 and is based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Receive YPF News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for YPF and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Petroleum refining Sub-IndustryN/A SectorOils/Energy Current SymbolNYSE:YPF Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK904851 Webhttp://www.ypf.com/ Phone54-11-5441-1276Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.79 Current Ratio1.13 Quick Ratio0.82Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio4.63 Forward P/E Ratio13.55 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$15.54 billion Price / Sales0.39 Cash Flow$11.4254 per share Price / Cash Flow1.34 Book Value$26.83 per share Price / Book0.57Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.31 Net Income$1.37 billion Net Margins4.70% Return on Equity6.75% Return on Assets2.32%Miscellaneous Employees19,072 Outstanding Shares393,310,000Market Cap$6.02 billion Next Earnings Date8/6/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable YPF (NYSE:YPF) Frequently Asked Questions What is YPF's stock symbol? YPF trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "YPF." How often does YPF pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for YPF? YPF announced an annual dividend on Friday, December 14th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, December 26th will be paid a dividend of $0.08 per share on Wednesday, December 26th. This represents a yield of 0.59%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 24th. This is an increase from YPF's previous annual dividend of $0.07. View YPF's Dividend History. How were YPF's earnings last quarter? YPF SA (NYSE:YPF) released its earnings results on Thursday, March, 7th. The oil and gas exploration company reported $1.09 EPS for the quarter. The oil and gas exploration company earned $3.94 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.74 billion. YPF had a return on equity of 6.75% and a net margin of 4.70%. View YPF's Earnings History. When is YPF's next earnings date? YPF is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for YPF. What price target have analysts set for YPF? 3 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for YPF's shares. Their forecasts range from $22.00 to $22.00. On average, they expect YPF's share price to reach $22.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 43.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for YPF. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for YPF? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for YPF in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for YPF. Has YPF been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about YPF stock have trended very negative this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. YPF earned a media sentiment score of -3.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the oil and gas exploration company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. Are investors shorting YPF? YPF saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 6,192,929 shares, an increase of 44.0% from the April 15th total of 4,299,387 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,678,410 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.7 days. View YPF's Current Options Chain. Who are some of YPF's key competitors? Some companies that are related to YPF include Hess (HES), HollyFrontier (HFC), CVR Energy (CVI), PBF Energy (PBF), Delek US (DK), CVR Refining (CVRR), BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust (BPT), Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P (CLMT), Trecora Resources (TREC), Vertex Energy (VTNR), Andeavor (ANDV), Fuel Performance Solutions (IFUE) and Statoil (STO). What other stocks do shareholders of YPF own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other YPF investors own include Petrobras Argentina (PZE), Transportadora de Gas del Sur (TGS), Vedanta Resources (VED), Pampa Energia (PAM), OI (OIBR), Hawkins (HWKN), VEON (VEON), PETROLEO BRASIL/ADR (PBR), United States Steel (X) and Companhia Siderurgica Nacional (SID). Who are YPF's key executives? YPF's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Daniel Cristian Gonzalez Casartelli, CEO & GM (Age 49)Mr. Luis Miguel Sas, Fin. VP & CFO (Age 56)Mr. Carlos Alberto Alfonsi, Exec. VP of Operations & Transformation (Age 58)Mr. Sergio Fern Ndez Mena, Chief Technology OfficerMr. Germán Fernández Lahore, Corp. VP of Legal Affairs (Age 40) Who are YPF's major shareholders? YPF's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Lazard Asset Management LLC (7.80%), Brandes Investment Partners LP (2.20%), Wellington Management Group LLP (2.03%), BlackRock Inc. (0.95%), Morgan Stanley (0.46%) and Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.46%). Which major investors are selling YPF stock? YPF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, Bank of Montreal Can, Deltec Asset Management LLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Augustine Asset Management Inc., Atlas Capital Advisors LLC and Nordea Investment Management AB. Which major investors are buying YPF stock? YPF stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wellington Management Group LLP, Lazard Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., FMR LLC, Brandes Investment Partners LP, ExodusPoint Capital Management LP, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Tibra Equities Europe Ltd. How do I buy shares of YPF? Shares of YPF 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 YPF's stock price today? One share of YPF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.31. How big of a company is YPF? YPF has a market capitalization of $6.02 billion and generates $15.54 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas exploration company earns $1.37 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.31 on an earnings per share basis. YPF employs 19,072 workers across the globe. What is YPF's official website? The official website for YPF is http://www.ypf.com/. How can I contact YPF? YPF's mailing address is MACACHA GUEMES 515, BUENOS AIRES C1, C1106BKK. The oil and gas exploration company can be reached via phone at 54-11-5441-1276 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for YPF (NYSE YPF)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 288 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 293 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 581MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about YPF and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe YPF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe YPF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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