2 Stocks to Track: Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL), WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX)


Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL)

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) represented a move of 6.31 percent or $-0.06 per share and closed its previous day trading session at $32.18. 5.37 Million Shares were traded in the last trading session with an Average Volume of 3.26 Million Shares. The stock currently has a Market Capitalization of 2.93 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 1.41. Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) is currently showing an DECREASING volatility over a period of 10-Days while the 20-Days Volatility showing a INCREASING trend.

Right now, the stock has a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of $-18.46 and 200-Day Simple Moving Average of $-24.89. Its Price to Free Cash Flow is 2.68 and Price to Book of 0.72.

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.

WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX)

In the last trading session, WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) added its value by 6.24% closing at the price of $14.82. The stock currently has market capitalization of 6.33 Billion, with average volume of 6.49 Million shares.

Beta is also a factor of measure of the relative volatility of a particular stock to the market. Currently WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) is showing beta of 2.44. This particular value of beta suggests that WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) has historically moved 244% 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 WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) is at $-0.62.

The stock currently has RSI of 47. 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.

WPX Energy, Inc. is a natural gas and oil company focused on the exploitation and development of unconventional properties. The Company has oil and gas properties particularly in the Piceance Basin, Bakken Shale and Marcellus Shale. WPX Energy, Inc. is based in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) topped its 52-week high price of $20.80 on 10/04/18 and 52-Week Low Price of $12.22 on 12/07/17. The Stock currently has P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 0 and Weekly volatility of 4.51% and monthly volatility of 4.66% respectively.