Recent analysts Ratings: Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF)


Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF) reported the earnings of $-0.42/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $-0.03/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $-0.39/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of -1300%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Enerplus Corporation and for the current quarter 2 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $-0.01/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $-0.04/share and a High Estimate of $0.01/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 1 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Enerplus Corporation as 190.97 Million. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Enerplus Corporation is 190.97 Million and the High Revenue Estimate is 190.97 Million. The company had Year Ago Sales of 230.48 Million.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for ERF to be 99.7%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 101.9%. For the next 5 years, Enerplus Corporation is expecting Growth of 115.33% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was -21.21% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Enerplus Corporation, where 0 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 5 analysts have given a Buy signal, 2 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 Enerplus Corporation might touch $10.72 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $8.68 and $7.02 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Enerplus Corporation got Upgrade on 6-Jun-16 where investment firm Macquarie Upgrade the stock from Neutral to Outperform.

Enerplus Corporation closed its last trading session at $7.81 with the loss of -5.63%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 1.78 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $8.24 and 52-week low of $1.84. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 3.11% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 5.97% and 27.85% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Nov 23, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 1.14 and Average Volume (3 months) is 1.14 million. Enerplus Corporation P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 0 and Forward P/E ratio of 29.6.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of -52.6%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -150%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is -67.2%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Enerplus Corporation currently shows a Weekly Performance of -8.37%, where Monthly Performance is 7.53%, Quarterly performance is 5.33%, 6 Months performance is 35.18% and yearly performance percentage is 54.06%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 121.52%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 4.15% and Monthly Volatility of 4.33%.