About Gastar Exploration
Gastar Exploration Ltd (Gastar) is an independent energy company engaged in the exploration, development and production of natural gas and oil in the United States. The Company's principal business activities include the identification, acquisition, and subsequent exploration and development of natural gas and oil properties with an emphasis on unconventional reserves, such as shale resource plays. As of December 31, 2011, it is pursuing the development of liquids-rich natural gas in the Marcellus Shale in the Appalachia area of West Virginia and, to a lesser extent, central and southwestern Pennsylvania. The Company also holds prospective acreage in the deep Bossier play in the Hilltop area of East Texas and conduct limited coal bed methane (CBM) development activities within the Powder River Basin of Wyoming and Montana. The Company is a holding company.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Oils/Energy
- Industry: Oil Gas & Consumable Fuels
- Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
- Exchange: NYSEMKT
- Symbol: GST
- CUSIP: 36729920
Companies Related to Gastar Exploration:
- Previous Close: $1.90
- 50 Day Moving Average: $1.74
- 200 Day Moving Average: $1.27
- 52-Week Range: $129,301,000.00 - $0.64
- Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
- Foreward P/E Ratio: -17.27
- P/E Growth: -0.14
- Market Cap: $245.67M
- Outstanding Shares: 129,301,000
- Beta: 3.24
What is Gastar Exploration's stock symbol?
Gastar Exploration trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)MKT under the ticker symbol "GST."
Where is Gastar Exploration's stock going? Where will Gastar Exploration's stock price be in 2017?
13 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Gastar Exploration's stock. Their predictions range from $1.00 to $2.00. On average, they anticipate Gastar Exploration's share price to reach $1.75 in the next year.
When will Gastar Exploration announce their earnings?
Gastar Exploration is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March, 8th 2017.
Who owns Gastar Exploration stock?
Gastar Exploration's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fir Tree Inc. (1.79%), GRT Capital Partners L.L.C. (1.50%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.84%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.75%), Gardner Lewis Asset Management L P (0.66%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.49%). Company insiders that own Gastar Exploration stock include J Russell Porter, John Michael Sr Selser Sr, Michael A Gerlich and Undervalued Securities Global.
Who sold Gastar Exploration stock? Who is selling Gastar Exploration stock?
Gastar Exploration's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including GLG Partners LP, GRT Capital Partners L.L.C. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.
Who bought Gastar Exploration stock? Who is buying Gastar Exploration stock?
Gastar Exploration's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fir Tree Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Gardner Lewis Asset Management L P and A.R.T. Advisors LLC.
How do I buy Gastar Exploration stock?
Shares of Gastar Exploration can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Gastar Exploration stock cost?
One share of Gastar Exploration stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.90.