Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) – Research analysts at US Capital Advisors cut their Q2 2017 EPS estimates for shares of Southwestern Energy in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. US Capital Advisors analyst C. Horwitz now forecasts that the energy company will post earnings of $0.11 per share for the quarter, down from their previous forecast of $0.13. US Capital Advisors also issued estimates for Southwestern Energy’s Q4 2017 earnings at $0.18 EPS, Q1 2018 earnings at $0.37 EPS, Q2 2018 earnings at $0.12 EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at $0.13 EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at $0.32 EPS and FY2018 earnings at $0.93 EPS.

A number of other brokerages have also issued reports on SWN. Scotiabank set a $9.00 target price on shares of Southwestern Energy and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, July 1st. Barclays PLC restated an “equal weight” rating and issued a $9.00 target price (down previously from $10.00) on shares of Southwestern Energy in a research note on Saturday, April 22nd. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Southwestern Energy from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 27th. Iberia Capital upped their target price on shares of Southwestern Energy from $9.00 to $10.00 and gave the company a “sector perform” rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 2nd. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada set a $10.00 target price on shares of Southwestern Energy and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, June 10th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the company. Southwestern Energy has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $12.65.

TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: “US Capital Advisors Analysts Lower Earnings Estimates for Southwestern Energy Company (SWN)” was originally published by American Banking News and is owned by of American Banking News. If you are reading this article on another website, it was stolen and republished in violation of US & international trademark & copyright legislation. The legal version of this article can be viewed at https://www.americanbankingnews.com/2017/07/26/us-capital-advisors-analysts-lower-earnings-estimates-for-southwestern-energy-company-swn.html.

Southwestern Energy (NYSE SWN) opened at 5.92 on Wednesday. The stock’s market cap is $2.93 billion. Southwestern Energy has a 12-month low of $5.46 and a 12-month high of $15.59. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $5.93 and its 200-day moving average price is $7.52.

Southwestern Energy (NYSE:SWN) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April 27th. The energy company reported $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.18. Southwestern Energy had a positive return on equity of 17.89% and a negative net margin of 43.91%. The firm had revenue of $846 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $765.03 million. During the same quarter last year, the company posted ($0.08) earnings per share. The business’s revenue was up 46.1% on a year-over-year basis.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of SWN. Cleararc Capital Inc. boosted its position in Southwestern Energy by 2.2% in the first quarter. Cleararc Capital Inc. now owns 12,185 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $100,000 after buying an additional 261 shares during the period. Financial Counselors Inc. bought a new position in Southwestern Energy during the first quarter valued at about $101,000. Tudor Investment Corp ET AL bought a new position in Southwestern Energy during the first quarter valued at about $102,000. Pinnacle Associates Ltd. bought a new position in Southwestern Energy during the first quarter valued at about $103,000. Finally, Macquarie Group Ltd. boosted its position in Southwestern Energy by 25.3% in the fourth quarter. Macquarie Group Ltd. now owns 9,900 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $107,000 after buying an additional 2,000 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 92.89% of the company’s stock.

About Southwestern Energy

Southwestern Energy Company is an energy company engaged in natural gas and oil exploration, development and production. The Company operates through two segments: Exploration and Production (E&P) and Midstream Services. Its operations in northeast Pennsylvania are primarily focused on the unconventional natural gas reservoir known as the Marcellus Shale.

Earnings History and Estimates for Southwestern Energy (NYSE:SWN)

Receive News & Ratings for Southwestern Energy Company Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Southwestern Energy Company and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.