Share Price of Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC) Increases 1.84%

Andrew Cummings
March 20, 2017

01/31/2017 - Whiting Petroleum Corporation had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Credit Suisse. The 52-week high of Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) is $14.44 and the 52-week low is $6.38. They now have a United States dollars 23 price target on the stock. Wunderlich set a $13.00 price objective on shares of Whiting Petroleum Corp and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research note on Monday, December 12th. The stock was ranked as Underweight by 1 analyst while 1 analyst gave SELL rank. Mizuho Securities Initiates Coverage on Whiting Petroleum Corp. The oil and gas exploration company reported ($0.28) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.32) by $0.04.

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) shares ended at $9.48 with 17.98 mln shares exchanging hands. The company had revenue of $17284.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $16000.00 million. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Whiting Petroleum Corp.is 344.69 Million and the High Revenue Estimate is 417.9 Million.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Whiting Petroleum Corp., where 8 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 7 analysts have given a Buy signal, 22 said it's a HOLD, 1 reported it as Underperform and 1 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (WLL) where R. F. Lafferty provided Buy rating on the stock on 21-Dec-16.


In the last Quarter, Whiting Petroleum Corp.

Struggling to find a way in profitable zone, the current EPS estimate trend for the next year first quarter was $-0.16 while three months ago that trend was for $-0.19. Current year estimate on EPS consensus is $-0.59. The companys revenue was up 10.2% compared to the same quarter past year. Thus the company showed an Earnings Surprise of 12.5 Percent. The stock now has a Market Cap of $3.42B.

The share price of Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) was down -1.29% during the last trading session, with a day high of 9.43. After the session commenced at $9.5, the stock reached the higher end at $9.53 while it hit a low of $9.25. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Jun 8, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Aug 1, 2016. The stock closed down 0.39 points or 0.76% at $50.79 with 5,309,613 shares getting traded. Based on an average daily volume of 16,757,194 shares, the short-interest ratio is now 2.7 days. World Asset Management Inc purchased a new stake in shares of Whiting Petroleum Corp during the third quarter worth approximately $110,000. The Return on Investment (ROI) is at -9% while it's Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -28.1%.


While looking at the Stock's Performance, Whiting Petroleum Corp. now shows a Weekly Performance of -0.32%, where Monthly Performance is -18.88%, Quarterly performance is -22.54%, 6 Months performance is 34.88% and yearly performance percentage is 6.91%.

MeetMe, Inc. (NASDAQ:MEET) yearly performance is 82.93% and net profit margin is 60.80%.

The stock now has its Annual Dividend of $0 and an annual Dividend Yield of 0 Percent.


Moving toward the volatility measures, the price volatility of stock was 3.17% for a week and 3.35% for a month as well as price volatility's Average True Range for 14 days was 1.01.

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