Price Target Analysis: Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN)


Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) will report its next earnings on Feb 23 – Feb 27 (Est.). The company reported the earnings of $0.03/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.06/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $-0.03/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of -50%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Southwestern Energy Company and for the current quarter 36 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.12/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $-0.02/share and a High Estimate of $0.24/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 16 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Southwestern Energy Company as 685.61 Million. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Southwestern Energy Company is 639 Million and the High Revenue Estimate is 729.6 Million. The company had Year Ago Sales of 687 Million.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for SWN to be 700%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 362.5%. For the next 5 years, Southwestern Energy Company is expecting Growth of 57.93% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was -36.77% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Southwestern Energy Company, where 5 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 3 analysts have given a Buy signal, 27 said it’s a HOLD, 3 reported it as Underperform and 2 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. 37 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Southwestern Energy Company might touch $20 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $14 and $7 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Southwestern Energy Company got Upgrade on 10-Nov-16 where investment firm KLR Group Upgrade the stock from Accumulate to Buy.

Southwestern Energy Company closed its last trading session at $11.59 with the loss of -2.07%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 5.62 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $15.59 and 52-week low of $5. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 8.36% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -4.79% and -4% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Sep 8, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Dec 17, 2015.

The Relative Volume of the company is 1.93 and Average Volume (3 months) is 15.13 million. Southwestern Energy Company P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 0 and Forward P/E ratio of 15.01.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of -60.2%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -362.7%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is -64.6%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Southwestern Energy Company currently shows a Weekly Performance of 2.62%, where Monthly Performance is 9.24%, Quarterly performance is -18.4%, 6 Months performance is -21.29% and yearly performance percentage is 27.38%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 59.63%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 5.90% and Monthly Volatility of 5.52%.