analysts Estimates and Ratings: SM Energy Company (NYSE:SM)


SM Energy Company (NYSE:SM) will report its next earnings on Feb 21 – Feb 27 (Est.). The company reported the earnings of $-0.37/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $-0.59/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.22/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 37.3%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for SM Energy Company and for the current quarter 21 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $-0.42/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $-0.66/share and a High Estimate of $-0.3/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 16 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for SM Energy Company as 380.44 Million. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for SM Energy Company is 339.1 Million and the High Revenue Estimate is 418 Million. The company had Year Ago Sales of 303.73 Million.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for SM to be 53.3%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 48.2%. For the next 5 years, SM Energy Company is expecting Growth of 29.5% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 18.81% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on SM Energy Company, where 4 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 9 analysts have given a Buy signal, 13 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. 23 Analysts reported that the Price Target for SM Energy Company might touch $68 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $46.22 and $26 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. SM Energy Company got Upgrade on 18-Oct-16 where investment firm CapitalOne Upgrade the stock from Equal Weight to Overweight.

SM Energy Company closed its last trading session at $31.91 with the gain of 24.91%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 3.46 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $43.09 and 52-week low of $6.99. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 19.11% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 10.92% and 38.42% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Oct 18, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Feb 24, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 2.27 and Average Volume (3 months) is 2.86 million. SM Energy Company 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 -16.6%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -54.7%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is -7.3%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, SM Energy Company currently shows a Weekly Performance of 11%, where Monthly Performance is 18.53%, Quarterly performance is 5.36%, 6 Months performance is 24.14% and yearly performance percentage is 35.28%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 103.4%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 6.24% and Monthly Volatility of 5.66%.