NYSEAMERICAN:GST - GASTAR EXPL INC/SH Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $0.0561 0.00 (0.00 %) (As of 02/18/2019 01:50 PM ET)Previous Close$0.0561Today's RangeN/A52-Week Range$0.06 - $1.39VolumeN/AAverage Volume3.03 million shsMarket CapitalizationN/AP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABetaN/A ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Gastar Exploration Inc., an independent energy company, engages in the exploration, development and production of oil, condensate, natural gas, and natural gas liquids in the United States. Its principal activities include the identification, acquisition, exploration, and development of oil and natural gas properties on unconventional reserves, such as shale resource plays. The company holds interests in the oil and natural gas-rich reservoirs, including the Oswego limestone, Meramec, and Osage bench formations within the Mississippi Lime; and the Woodford shale formations. As of February 28, 2018, its principal assets included the STACK play covering approximately 67,800 net acres located in the Mid-Continent area of the United States. The company was formerly known as Gastar Exploration Ltd. and changed its name to Gastar Exploration Inc. in January 2014. Gastar Exploration Inc. is based in Houston, Texas. Receive GST News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for GST and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSEAMERICAN Industry Independent Oil & Gas Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Exploration & Production SectorBasic Materials Current SymbolNYSEAMERICAN:GST Previous SymbolNYSEMKT:GST CUSIP36729920 Webwww.gastar.com PhoneN/ADebt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/APrice-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual SalesN/A Price / SalesN/A Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/AProfitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding SharesN/AMarket CapN/A OptionableOptionable GASTAR EXPL INC/SH (NYSEAMERICAN:GST) Frequently Asked Questions What is GASTAR EXPL INC/SH's stock symbol? GASTAR EXPL INC/SH trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)AMERICAN under the ticker symbol "GST." How were GASTAR EXPL INC/SH's earnings last quarter? GASTAR EXPL INC/SH (NYSEAMERICAN:GST) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 9th. The energy company reported ($0.07) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.05) by $0.02. The energy company earned $10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $18.84 million. View GASTAR EXPL INC/SH's Earnings History. What price target have analysts set for GST? 3 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for GASTAR EXPL INC/SH's stock. Their forecasts range from $0.13 to $1.00. On average, they expect GASTAR EXPL INC/SH's stock price to reach $0.5650 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 907.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for GASTAR EXPL INC/SH. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for GASTAR EXPL INC/SH? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for GASTAR EXPL INC/SH in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings and 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Sell." View Analyst Ratings for GASTAR EXPL INC/SH. Has GASTAR EXPL INC/SH been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about GST stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. GASTAR EXPL INC/SH earned a media sentiment score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the energy company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. Who are some of GASTAR EXPL INC/SH's key competitors? Some companies that are related to GASTAR EXPL INC/SH include Argos Resources (ARG), Ascent Resources (AST), Bahamas Petroleum (BPC), Borders & Southern Petroleum (BOR), Cairn Energy (CNE), Carbon Energy (CNX), Cluff Natural Resources (CLNR), Daybreak Oil and Gas (DBRM), Earth Search Sciences (ESSE), Egdon Resources (EDR), Empire Petroleum (EMPR), Europa Oil & Gas (EOG), Faroe Petroleum (FPM), Frontera Resources (FRR) and Genel Energy (GENL). Who are GASTAR EXPL INC/SH's key executives? GASTAR EXPL INC/SH's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Jerry R. Schuyler, Chairman & Interim CEO (Age 63)Mr. Michael A. Gerlich, Sr. VP, CFO, Treasurer & Corp. Sec. (Age 63)Mr. Stephen P. Roberts, Sr. VP & COO (Age 55)Mr. J. Russell Porter, Consultant (Age 56)Mr. Keith R. Blair, VP & Exploration Mang. (Age 63) How do I buy shares of GASTAR EXPL INC/SH? Shares of GST 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 GASTAR EXPL INC/SH's stock price today? One share of GST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.0561. What is GASTAR EXPL INC/SH's official website? The official website for GASTAR EXPL INC/SH is http://www.gastar.com. MarketBeat Community Rating for GASTAR EXPL INC/SH (NYSEAMERICAN GST)Community Ranking: 2.8 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 402 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 313 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 715MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about GASTAR EXPL INC/SH and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GST will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GST will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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