Bill Barrett Corporation (NYSE:BBG) CEO R Scot Woodall sold 10,000 shares of Bill Barrett Corporation stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $6.42, for a total transaction of $64,200.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink.

R Scot Woodall also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, October 6th, R Scot Woodall sold 10,000 shares of Bill Barrett Corporation stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $4.19, for a total transaction of $41,900.00.
  • On Friday, September 8th, R Scot Woodall sold 10,000 shares of Bill Barrett Corporation stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $3.04, for a total transaction of $30,400.00.

Bill Barrett Corporation (BBG) traded up $0.16 during midday trading on Monday, reaching $6.66. 1,738,800 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,840,427. The company has a quick ratio of 2.78, a current ratio of 2.78 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.30. Bill Barrett Corporation has a 1 year low of $2.66 and a 1 year high of $8.24.

Bill Barrett Corporation (NYSE:BBG) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 31st. The energy company reported ($0.08) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.20) by $0.12. Bill Barrett Corporation had a negative net margin of 49.61% and a negative return on equity of 7.59%. The business had revenue of $67.87 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $61.23 million. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned ($0.10) earnings per share. Bill Barrett Corporation’s revenue for the quarter was up 34.4% on a year-over-year basis. analysts anticipate that Bill Barrett Corporation will post -0.52 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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Institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA lifted its stake in shares of Bill Barrett Corporation by 129.5% in the second quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 34,359 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $105,000 after buying an additional 19,385 shares during the last quarter. UBS Group AG lifted its stake in shares of Bill Barrett Corporation by 50.2% in the first quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 26,186 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $119,000 after buying an additional 8,750 shares during the last quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Bill Barrett Corporation by 79.9% in the first quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 26,800 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $122,000 after buying an additional 11,900 shares during the last quarter. Arizona State Retirement System lifted its stake in shares of Bill Barrett Corporation by 0.8% in the second quarter. Arizona State Retirement System now owns 39,760 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $122,000 after buying an additional 300 shares during the last quarter. Finally, OppenheimerFunds Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Bill Barrett Corporation by 99.0% in the first quarter. OppenheimerFunds Inc. now owns 30,842 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $140,000 after buying an additional 15,344 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 86.90% of the company’s stock.

BBG has been the subject of a number of research reports. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Bill Barrett Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, July 17th. KLR Group reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $8.00 price target (up previously from $7.00) on shares of Bill Barrett Corporation in a report on Thursday, August 3rd. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Bill Barrett Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Friday, August 11th. BMO Capital Markets set a $3.00 price objective on shares of Bill Barrett Corporation and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, August 12th. Finally, ValuEngine downgraded shares of Bill Barrett Corporation from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Friday, September 1st. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $6.27.

Bill Barrett Corporation Company Profile

Bill Barrett Corporation is an independent energy company that develops, acquires and explores for oil and natural gas resources. The Company’s assets and operations are located in the Rocky Mountain region of the United States. It has over two areas of production: The Denver-Julesburg Basin (DJ Basin) and the Uinta Oil Program in the Uinta Basin.

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