APA - Apache Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
27.49
-0.87 (-3.07%)
At close: 4:04PM EDT
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Previous Close28.36
Open28.41
Bid27.49 x 3100
Ask28.03 x 800
Day's Range27.35 - 28.53
52 Week Range24.56 - 50.03
Volume3,049,925
Avg. Volume4,226,998
Market Cap10.334B
Beta (3Y Monthly)2.04
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)-0.40
Earnings DateJul 30, 2019 - Aug 5, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield1.00 (3.04%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-07-19
1y Target Est36.60
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  • Markit5 days ago

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    Apache Corp NYSE:APAView full report here! Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative * Bearish sentiment is moderate * Economic output in this company's sector is contracting Bearish sentimentShort interest | PositiveShort interest is moderate for APA with between 5 and 10% of shares outstanding currently on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Money flowETF/Index ownership | NeutralETF activity is neutral. ETFs that hold APA had net inflows of $3.60 billion over the last one-month. While these are not among the highest inflows of the last year, the rate of inflow is increasing. Economic sentimentPMI by IHS MarkitThere is no PMI sector data available for this security. Credit worthinessCredit default swap | NegativeThe current level displays a negative indicator. APA credit default swap spreads are rising towards their highest levels for the past 1 year, which indicates the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness.Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com.Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing.This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

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