Active Stocks in Review: Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL), TEGNA Inc. (NYSE:TGNA)


Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL)

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) represented a move of -2.45 percent or $0.5 per share and closed its previous day trading session at $35.38. 3.13 Million Shares were traded in the last trading session with an Average Volume of 2.66 Million Shares. The stock currently has a Market Capitalization of 3.38 Billion.

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.

The stock traded between $21.38 and $56.47 over 1-Year time period showing its price to sales ratio of 1.62. Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) is currently showing an DECREASING volatility over a period of 10-Days while the 20-Days Volatility showing a DECREASING trend.

Right now, the stock has a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of $-21.28 and 200-Day Simple Moving Average of $-16.55. Its Price to Free Cash Flow is 21.82 and Price to Book of 0.79.

Analyst’s recommended the stock as 2.2 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) reported its Actual EPS of $0.92/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that Whiting Petroleum Corporation could bring EPS of $0.58/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0.34 Percent. Thus showing an Earnings Surprise of 58.6 Percent.


In the last trading session, TEGNA Inc. (NYSE:TGNA) added its value by -0.08% closing at the price of $12.52. The stock currently has market capitalization of 2.72 Billion, with average volume of 1.68 Million shares.

Beta is also a factor of measure of the relative volatility of a particular stock to the market. Currently TEGNA Inc. (NYSE:TGNA) is showing beta of 1.53. This particular value of beta suggests that TEGNA Inc. (NYSE:TGNA) has historically moved 153% for every 100% move in the benchmark, based on price level.

EPS is another important factor while making the decision of buying, selling or holding of particular share. Currently EPS for TEGNA Inc. (NYSE:TGNA) is at $1.28.

The stock currently has RSI of 64.11. RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when below 30, currently the given RSI for the stock suggests that the stock is average and it has not entered in overbought or oversold territory.

TEGNA is a media company which consists of 47 television stations operating in 39 markets offering high-quality television programming and digital content. The primary sources of their revenues are: 1) advertising & marketing services revenues, which include local and national non-political advertising, digital marketing services (including Premion), and advertising on the stations? websites and tablet and mobile products; 2) political advertising revenues, which are driven by even year election cycles at the local and national level and particularly in the second half of those years; 3) subscription revenues, reflecting fees paid by satellite, cable, OTT (companies that deliver video content to consumers over the Internet) and telecommunications providers to carry their television signals on their systems; and 4) other services, such as production of programming from third parties and production of advertising material.

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE:TGNA) topped its 52-week high price of $15.60 on 01/26/18 and 52-Week Low Price of $10.00 on 05/04/18. The Stock currently has P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 9.76 and Weekly volatility of 3.70% and monthly volatility of 3.57% respectively.