Whiting Petroleum (NYSE:WLL) was upgraded by equities researchers at Tudor Pickering to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday, The Fly reports.
Several other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports on WLL. Morgan Stanley set a $16.00 price objective on Whiting Petroleum and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 18th. SunTrust Banks set a $36.00 price objective on Whiting Petroleum and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, October 20th. KeyCorp set a $28.00 price objective on Whiting Petroleum and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, October 19th. Stifel Nicolaus set a $40.00 price objective on Whiting Petroleum and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, October 26th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. lowered their price objective on Whiting Petroleum from $32.00 to $28.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, November 1st. Five analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fifteen have assigned a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $34.28.
Shares of Whiting Petroleum (NYSE:WLL) opened at $22.48 on Monday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.62, a quick ratio of 0.59 and a current ratio of 0.59. Whiting Petroleum has a 12-month low of $15.88 and a 12-month high of $47.00. The company has a market capitalization of $2,038.90, a PE ratio of -3.12 and a beta of 3.33.
Whiting Petroleum Company Profile
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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