|Bid||0.00 x 1400|
|Ask||0.00 x 2200|
|Day's Range||76.79 - 77.90|
|52 Week Range||48.70 - 77.90|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||20.34|
|Earnings Date||Oct 24, 2018 - Oct 29, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.14 (1.49%)|
|1y Target Est||81.74|
The lack of infrastructure to transport and refine oil is causing crude produced in the U.S. to sell for a $10 discount compared to the global benchmark.
With ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP ) stock up more than 40 percent in 2018, one sell-side analyst said Thursday that the company may be a victim of its own success. The Analyst RBC Capital Markets analyst ...
Among the four upstream companies we’re looking at in this series, Anadarko Petroleum (APC) has received the most “buy” (82.9%) recommendations from analysts covering the stock. The remaining 17.1% recommend “hold.” Analysts’ bullishness toward APC could be due to its attractive valuation. Barclays recently initiated coverage on APC, assigning the stock an “overweight” rating, which is equivalent to “buy.” APC has seen six rating updates in past six months—five coverage initiations and one upgrade. APC is currently trading below the low range ($70) of analysts’ target price. ...
Capital World Investors added a major position in ConocoPhillips (COP) during the second quarter, buying 19.6 million COP shares for $1.4 billion. Meanwhile, Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss sold the most, unloading 8.4 million COP shares. Altogether, COP’s top ten buyers and sellers added 12.2 million net positions, indicating bullishness. The Vanguard Group has remained COP’s largest holder despite unloading 3.9 million positions during the quarter. It currently holds 7.6% of the company.
Hess (NYSE:HES) has seen its stock rise by over 45% so far this year and ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) is up almost 39% on the year. Conversely, Chevron (NYSE:CVX) is up a measly 1.7% so far in 2018. As such, investors might be overlooking CVX stock at this point, but they shouldn’t.
Previously, we looked at ConocoPhillips’s (COP), EOG Resources’ (EOG), Occidental Petroleum’s (OXY), and Anadarko Petroleum’s (APC) recent market performance. In this article, we’ll look at the four stocks’ volatility.
ConocoPhillips (COP) is gaining traction on the back of its diversified unmatched portfolio, strategic strides and investor friendly moves.
As of September 13, ConocoPhillips (COP) and EOG Resources (EOG) were trading above their 200-day moving averages, while Occidental Petroleum (OXY) and Anadarko Petroleum (APC) have recently fallen below their long-term moving averages. OXY’s and APPC’s 200-day SMAs (simple moving averages) should now act as support. Among the four peers, only COP is trading above its short-term moving average, indicating bullishness toward COP.
Among the four upstream peers we’re looking at, EOG Resources (EOG) has the highest forward price-to-CFFO1 ratio, of 8.6x. EOG’s high valuation might reflect its strong CFFO growth potential, capital efficiency resulting in a higher return on capital employed, and low leverage. EOG’s CFFO is expected to grow 78.3% YoY (year-over-year) this year, and 25.4% and 16.4% in 2019 and 2020, respectively. However, EOG’s current multiple is below its historical average of 11.5x.
So far in this series, we’ve compared ConocoPhillips’s (COP), EOG Resources’ (EOG), Occidental Petroleum’s (OXY), and Anadarko Petroleum’s (APC) proven reserves, recent operating performance, and capital expenditure guidance. In this article, we’ll look at their recent market performance.
Diamondback Energy (FANG) teamed up with private equity firm The Carlyle Group for the development of its assets in the region, while HollyFrontier (HFC) announced a $1 billion share buyback plan.
This year, ConocoPhillips (COP) expects its capital expenditure to rise 30.7% YoY (year-over-year), to $6.0 billion from $4.6 billion. ConocoPhillips increased its capex guidance in the second quarter by $500 million.
Upstream energy stocks saw strong buying in the week ending September 14 amid sharp gains in crude oil prices. US crude oil went above $70 per barrel due to the bullish inventory report from the U.S. Energy Information Administration and Iran sanctions. The gains were partially offset by a decline due to concerns about how trade wars will impact global demand. Overall, US crude oil rose 1.8% and ended the week at $69 per barrel. On the other hand, US natural gas fell 0.3% and ended the week at $2.77 per MMBtu (million British thermal units).
Previously, we looked at ConocoPhillips’s (COP), EOG Resources’ (EOG), Occidental Petroleum’s (OXY), and Anadarko Petroleum’s production growth (APC). In this article, we’ll look into their adjusted EBITDAX (earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, and amortization, and exploration expenses) and free cash flow.
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In Q2 2018, EOG Resources (EOG) saw the highest YoY (year-over-year) production growth among peers. EOG’s average daily production rose 16.3% YoY to 702.2 Mboepd (thousand barrels of oil equivalent per day) from 603.9 Mboepd, beating its crude oil, natural gas, and NGL (natural gas liquid) production target. It saw strong production growth in the Delaware, Eagle Ford, and Powder River basins, driven by improved drilling activity and efficiency.
Between 2016 and 2017, ConocoPhillips’ (COP) total proven reserves, including equity affiliates, fell 21.6% to 5,038 MMboe (million barrels of oil equivalent), of which 47.7% were oil and 39.3% were natural gas. The decline was mainly due to the sale of its San Juan and Panhandle natural gas assets. However, it still has the highest reserves among peers.
In this series, we’ll compare the four largest independent E&P (exploration and production) players by market capitalization: ConocoPhillips (COP), EOG Resources (EOG), Occidental Petroleum (OXY), and Anadarko Petroleum (APC). In the first five articles, we’ll analyze their recent operating performance, capex plans, and valuation. Later, we’ll look at their recent market performance, technical indicators, institutional activity, and analyst recommendations. Let’s start with a brief overview of the four peers.