Stock On the Run: Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN)

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Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) Belonging to the Oils-Energy sector which surged 4.85% and closed its last trading session at $13.84.

The company reported its last EPS on 6/30/2016 and is expected to report its next EPS on 10/20/2016. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $14.61.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 3.08. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell. The Stock had a 3.08 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 3.08 and 3.49 respectively.

Southwestern Energy Company on 6/30/2016 reported its EPS as $-0.09 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $-0.1. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.01. This shows a surprise factor of 10%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Southwestern Energy Company Earnings, with 36 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.07. Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.2 and $-0.08 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.01.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Southwestern Energy Company as $616.8 Million in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 16 analysts. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 730.9 Million, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 417.5 Million. The company’s last year sales total was 749 Million.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Southwestern Energy Company is 600%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 750%. In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of -25.65% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 65.23%.

The Company got Upgrade by National Securities on 25-Jul-16 from Neutral to Buy.

Insider Trades for Southwestern Energy Company show that the latest trade was made on 19 Sep 2016 where Kerley (Gregory D.), the Director completed a transaction type “Sell” in which 12000 shares were traded at a price of $14.34.

Over the period of 6 months, Insider Purchases show a total of 1 transaction in which 15000 shares were traded.

33 analysts projected Price Targets for Southwestern Energy Company. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $19. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $7 and the Mean Price Target is $14.61.

Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) has the market capitalization of $6.51 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $15.59 on Sep 8, 2016 and touched its 52-Week Low of $5 on Dec 17, 2015. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of -65.5 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -269.1% and Return on Investment (ROI) of -64.6 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of 94.66 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 1.49 and ATR value of 0.68. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 5.31% and 4.74%.

Company profile:

Southwestern Energy Company is an energy company primarily focused on natural gas.  They are involved in the following business segments: Exploration and Production – Engaged in natural gas and oil exploration,  development and production. This represents their primary business; Natural Gas Distribution – Engaged in the gathering,  distribution and transmission of natural gas; Marketing and  Transportation – Provides marketing and transportation services in their core areas of operation and owns a 25% interest in the NOARK Pipeline System, Limited Partnership.