Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: WLL) has recently received a number of price target changes and ratings updates:

  • 8/2/2017 – Whiting Petroleum Corporation had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at BMO Capital Markets.
  • 8/1/2017 – Whiting Petroleum Corporation was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating. According to Zacks, “WHITING PETROLEUM CORPORATION, a Delaware corporation, is an independent oil and gas company that acquires, exploits, develops and explores for crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids primarily in the Permian Basin, Rocky Mountains, Mid-Continent, Gulf Coast and Michigan regions of the United States. The Company trades publicly under the symbol WLL on the New York Stock Exchange. “
  • 7/27/2017 – Whiting Petroleum Corporation had its price target lowered by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus from $12.00 to $11.50. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 7/21/2017 – Whiting Petroleum Corporation had its price target lowered by analysts at Citigroup Inc. from $11.00 to $8.00. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 7/19/2017 – Whiting Petroleum Corporation is now covered by analysts at Bank of America Corporation. They set an “underperform” rating and a $6.00 price target on the stock.
  • 7/18/2017 – Whiting Petroleum Corporation was given a new $8.00 price target on by analysts at Cowen and Company. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 7/13/2017 – Whiting Petroleum Corporation was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating. According to Zacks, “WHITING PETROLEUM CORPORATION, a Delaware corporation, is an independent oil and gas company that acquires, exploits, develops and explores for crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids primarily in the Permian Basin, Rocky Mountains, Mid-Continent, Gulf Coast and Michigan regions of the United States. The Company trades publicly under the symbol WLL on the New York Stock Exchange. “
  • 7/13/2017 – Whiting Petroleum Corporation had its price target lowered by analysts at Citigroup Inc. from $13.00 to $11.00. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 7/11/2017 – Whiting Petroleum Corporation was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating.
  • 7/5/2017 – Whiting Petroleum Corporation was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating.
  • 6/24/2017 – Whiting Petroleum Corporation was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating.
  • 6/22/2017 – Whiting Petroleum Corporation had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at BMO Capital Markets. They now have a $10.00 price target on the stock.
  • 6/21/2017 – Whiting Petroleum Corporation was downgraded by analysts at Macquarie from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating. They now have a $5.70 price target on the stock, up previously from $5.30.
  • 6/21/2017 – Whiting Petroleum Corporation was downgraded by analysts at Seaport Global Securities from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating. They now have a $4.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $10.00.
  • 6/14/2017 – Whiting Petroleum Corporation was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating.

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) opened at 5.22 on Monday. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $5.38 and its 200-day moving average is $8.35. Whiting Petroleum Corporation has a 52-week low of $4.81 and a 52-week high of $13.39. The company’s market cap is $1.89 billion.

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July 26th. The oil and gas exploration company reported ($0.18) EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.19) by $0.01. Whiting Petroleum Corporation had a negative return on equity of 6.77% and a negative net margin of 88.27%. The business had revenue of $311.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $345.64 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned ($0.70) EPS. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 7.6% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Whiting Petroleum Corporation will post ($0.71) EPS for the current year.

Whiting Petroleum Corporation is an independent oil and gas company. The Company is engaged in development, production, acquisition and exploration activities primarily in the Rocky Mountains region of the United States. It is engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil, natural gas liquid (NGLs) and natural gas.

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