Whiting Petroleum Corporation's (WLL)


The stock notched a 12-month high of $13.12 while $19.00 target is by far the most aggressive out of analysts who are now evaluating the company, $5.88 higher than the next highest 52-week price estimate. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 10,887,461 shares of the oil and gas exploration company's stock worth $130,872,000 after buying an additional 4,298,479 shares during the last quarter. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $8.67 and a 200-day moving average price of $10.22.

Historically, if we have a peek at price target revisions, Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL)'s price target was revised by the analysts three weeks back on 04/11/17 to set its target price at $13.40 where its twelve month high target price was set at $19 and low at $8 while demonstrating the standard deviation of 3.06. The stock has "Sector Perform" rating by Iberia Capital Partners on Wednesday, September 2. The company has Beta Value of 3.25 and ATR value of 0.47. Credit Suisse Group AG increased their target price on Whiting Petroleum Corp from $12.00 to $14.00 and gave the company an outperform rating in a report on Tuesday, January 31st.

One Month Ago Analyst Ratings: In order to reach an opinion and communicate the value and volatility of a covered security, analysts research public financial statements, listen in on conference calls and talk to managers and the customers of a company, typically in an attempt to capture the findings for a research report. Stifel Fincl invested 0% in Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL).

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Whiting Petroleum Corp., where 7 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 7 analysts have given a Buy signal, 20 said it's a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 2 analysts rated the stock as Sell. KLR Group reissued a buy rating and issued a $18.00 target price (up previously from $17.00) on shares of Whiting Petroleum Corp in a report on Friday, February 24th.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.17 in Q4 2016. For the quarter, shares have been noted at -22.81%. The company now has a Return on Equity of -25.70% and a Return on Investment of -9%. 62 funds opened positions while 93 raised stakes.

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The stock as of last trading session moved 35.42% up from its 52 week low and was -40.17% behind its 52 week high. 284.48 million shares or 9.51% more from 259.76 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. On Wednesday, March 30 the stock rating was downgraded by Seaport Global to "Sell". (AMD). A frequently used tool among technical stock analysts is the moving average.

The company reported its EPS on 04/26/2017. On average, equities analysts expect that Whiting Petroleum Corp will post ($0.50) EPS for the current year.

Whiting Petroleum Corp. closed its last trading session at $8.69 with the loss of -1.84%. Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd Co stated it has 0% in Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL). Institutional investors and hedge funds own 94.05% of the company's stock. Its down 1.06, from 2.03 in 2016Q3. The Company is engaged in development, production, acquisition and exploration activities primarily in the Rocky Mountains region of the United States. Glendon Capital Mngmt Lp holds 4.93% or 1.40 million shares.

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