what are Analysts report about: Penn West Petroleum Ltd. (NYSE:PWE)


Penn West Petroleum Ltd. (NYSE:PWE) reported the earnings of $-1.93/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $-0.19/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $-1.74/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of -915.8%.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Penn West Petroleum Ltd., where 0 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 1 analysts have given a Buy signal, 1 said it’s a HOLD, 1 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. 2 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Penn West Petroleum Ltd. might touch $2.28 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $2.09 and $1.9 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Penn West Petroleum Ltd. got Upgrade on 22-Jul-16 where investment firm Barclays Upgrade the stock from Underweight to Equal Weight.

Penn West Petroleum Ltd. closed its last trading session at $1.76 with the loss of -1.7%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 878.58 Million. The Company has 52-week high of $1.97 and 52-week low of $0.48. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -5.46% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 1% and 46.92% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Oct 6, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 1.11 and Average Volume (3 months) is 2.33 million. Penn West Petroleum Ltd. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 0 and Forward P/E ratio of 0.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of -41.9%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -79.9%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is -50.6%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Penn West Petroleum Ltd. currently shows a Weekly Performance of -8.47%, where Monthly Performance is -5.98%, Quarterly performance is 22.7%, 6 Months performance is 58.72% and yearly performance percentage is 58.72%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 105.95%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 5.75% and Monthly Volatility of 5.41%.