analysts Recommendations: WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX)


WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) will report its next earnings on Feb 23 – Feb 27 (Est.). The company reported the earnings of $-0.17/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $-0.18/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.01/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 5.6%.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 14 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for WPX Energy, Inc. as 271.24 Million. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for WPX Energy, Inc. is 204.8 Million and the High Revenue Estimate is 311.8 Million. The company had Year Ago Sales of 495 Million.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on WPX Energy, Inc., where 5 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 15 analysts have given a Buy signal, 6 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. 26 Analysts reported that the Price Target for WPX Energy, Inc. might touch $24 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $15.63 and $11 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. WPX Energy, Inc. got Upgrade on 28-Nov-16 where investment firm Deutsche Bank Upgrade the stock from Hold to Buy.

WPX Energy, Inc. closed its last trading session at $12.18 with the gain of 27.59%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 5.35 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $15.63 and 52-week low of $2.53. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 26.62% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 25.94% and 58.18% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Sep 8, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 2.37 and Average Volume (3 months) is 8.53 million. WPX Energy, Inc. 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 -25.2%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -60.5%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is -22.7%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, WPX Energy, Inc. currently shows a Weekly Performance of 17.73%, where Monthly Performance is 43.09%, Quarterly performance is 29.5%, 6 Months performance is 48.28% and yearly performance percentage is 86.11%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 170.73%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 6.87% and Monthly Volatility of 5.70%.