Research Report for Investors: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC)

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) Belonging to the Oils-Energy sector which surged 1.25% and closed its last trading session at $63.36.

The company reported its last EPS on 6/30/2016 and is expected to report its next EPS on 10/25/2016. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $69.94.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 1.74. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. The Stock had a 1.76 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.73 and 1.76 respectively.

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation on 6/30/2016 reported its EPS as $-0.6 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $-0.8. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.2. This shows a surprise factor of 25%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Anadarko Petroleum Corporation Earnings, with 24 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $-0.52. Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $-0.12 and $-0.81 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $-0.72.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Anadarko Petroleum Corporation as $2.23 Billion in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 11 analysts. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 2.62 Billion, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 2.05 Billion. The company’s last year sales total was 1.69 Billion.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Anadarko Petroleum Corporation is 27.8%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 24.6%. In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of -35.35% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 8.4%.

The Company got Upgrade by Johnson Rice on 13-Sep-16 from Accumulate to Buy.

Insider Trades for Anadarko Petroleum Corporation show that the latest trade was made on 31 Aug 2016 where Kleckner James J, the Officer completed a transaction type “Buy” in which 1138 shares were traded at a price of $0.


31 analysts projected Price Targets for Anadarko Petroleum Corporation. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $108. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $42 and the Mean Price Target is $69.94.

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) has the market capitalization of $34.65 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $73.87 on Oct 16, 2015 and touched its 52-Week Low of $28.16 on Jan 20, 2016. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of -11.1 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -41.8% and Return on Investment (ROI) of -20.8 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of 30.81 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 1.55 and ATR value of 2.06. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 3.41% and 3.40%.

Company profile:

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation is one of the world’s largest independent oil and gas exploration and production companies. Majority of the company’s total proved reserves are located in the U.S., primarily in the mid-continent (Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas) area, offshore in the Gulf of Mexico and in Alaska. Most of the company’s production is domestic and the remainder is from Algeria. The company also owns and operates gas gathering systems in its U.S. core producing areas.