Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) saw an uptrend of 7.11% in the recent, registering $19.13 being its most recent bid. The distance of current price level is -95.55% lower than the highest price of $430.01 marked by the stock while trading over the past 52-weeks, whereas it is 54.82% higher than the lowest price of $12.36 the company dropped to over past 52-weeks. The latest news story on WLL appeared in Zacks under the title “Oasis Petroleum Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Amid Coronavirus” on Oct-07-20.
Squeezing the time span to 30 day period shows us the stock currently buoying -13.44% below one month high and is +23.58% above of the lowest during that time.
Coming around sales and income figures, publically trading companies under normal circumstances post earnings and revenues near to average estimates by the Wall Street analysts, but those could came either above or below estimates and known as surprise factor. Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) releasing its most recent results for the quarter ended 6/29/2020 posted a surprise factor of 13.20% for net revenue. During the reported three-month period, company’s sales were $91.6 billion while analysts on average were estimating the same to be $182.3 million.
Looking into the perspective of Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL)’s current quarter earnings identifies that analysts are in consensus over the estimate of -100.27 for stock’s EPS in the current quarter. 5 analysts covering the stock at Wall Street were agreed upon that EPS consensus. Company’s EPS for the last quarter was -87.
Investors get the exact data about the key information of institutional ownership in a listed company through its 13F filings at the Stock Exchange Commission (SEC). Institutions currently hold 91.43 million of WLL’s outstanding shares. That indicates a holding of about 98.80% or $5375.53 of worth by institutional holders in the company.
Investors are for sure keenly observing the recommendations of analysts at Wall Street about the Whiting Petroleum Corporation And review of current evaluations agreed by the analysts discloses a Buy rating for WLL. The simple numeric range of brokerage firm referenced at the scale of 1 to 5 reads a current average recommendation of 2.30 for the stock. Lower value of between 1 and 2 implies a Buy recommendation whereas the value in the range of above 4 suggests Hold while below 1 recommends the investors to Sell the stock. Currently, the stock has been recommended as Moderate Buy by 5 of the Wall Street analysts.
The liquidity is a key characteristic of any stock and is the main point of focus of both short-term as well as long term investors before start trading into a stock. The count was 70.76 for long-term debt to equity ratio.
Company attained a return on equity (ROE) of -207.80% in past 12 months against the same posted by peer companies of the relevant industry. The rising figure indicates that WLL came strengthening itself from within over the past one year. A comparison of company’s ROE with that of the Oil & Gas E&P industry and with the broader scale at the Energy sector level shows that industry’s average ROE is -6.55.