Research Report for: Statoil ASA (NYSE:STO)


Statoil ASA (NYSE:STO) reported the earnings of $-0.01/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.09/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $-0.1/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of -111.1%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Statoil ASA and for the current quarter 3 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.07/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.02/share and a High Estimate of $0.13/share.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for STO to be -50%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 266.7%. For the next 5 years, Statoil ASA is expecting Growth of 27.5% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was -40.24% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Statoil ASA, where 2 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 0 analysts have given a Buy signal, 4 said it’s a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 6 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Statoil ASA might touch $21.83 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $17.85 and $13.41 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Statoil ASA got Upgrade on 16-Sep-16 where investment firm BofA/Merrill Upgrade the stock from Neutral to Buy.

Statoil ASA closed its last trading session at $16.64 with the loss of -1.38%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 52.75 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $17.94 and 52-week low of $10.89. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 0.08% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 1.85% and 6.97% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Apr 28, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 1.31 and Average Volume (3 months) is 2.39 million. Statoil ASA P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 0 and Forward P/E ratio of 13.02.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of -1.1%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -3.1%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is -4.1%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Statoil ASA currently shows a Weekly Performance of -2.61%, where Monthly Performance is 8.68%, Quarterly performance is -4.16%, 6 Months performance is 0.37% and yearly performance percentage is 0%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 22.78%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.54% and Monthly Volatility of 1.72%.