What do Analysts suggest for: Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX)


Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) will report its next earnings on Jan 27 – Jan 31 (Est.). The company reported the earnings of $0.49/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.37/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.12/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 32.4%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Chevron Corporation and for the current quarter 19 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.73/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $0.35/share and a High Estimate of $1.54/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 3 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Chevron Corporation as 35.62 Billion. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Chevron Corporation is 30.37 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 38.4 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 29.25 Billion.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for CVX to be 180.8%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 990.9%. For the next 5 years, Chevron Corporation is expecting Growth of 24.53% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was -34.5% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Chevron Corporation, where 6 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 11 analysts have given a Buy signal, 9 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. 24 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Chevron Corporation might touch $130 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $114.63 and $85 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Chevron Corporation got Upgrade on 15-Nov-16 where investment firm CLSA Upgrade the stock from Outperform to Buy.

Chevron Corporation closed its last trading session at $110.5 with the loss of -1.05%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 206.41 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $111.57 and 52-week low of $75.33. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 1.96% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 6.16% and 11.06% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Nov 28, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 1.06 and Average Volume (3 months) is 7.02 million. Chevron Corporation P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 0 and Forward P/E ratio of 23.77.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of -0.6%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -1%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is -0.1%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Chevron Corporation currently shows a Weekly Performance of -0.76%, where Monthly Performance is 6.37%, Quarterly performance is 8.59%, 6 Months performance is 10.35% and yearly performance percentage is 25.06%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 26.95%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.23% and Monthly Volatility of 1.40%.