SM Energy Company (SM) belonging to the Oils-Energy sector has declined -3.02% and closed its last trading session at $21.53.
The company reported its EPS on 02/22/2017. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $42.55.
The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 1.75. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell.
The Stock had a 1.75 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.75 and 1.89 respectively.
SM Energy Company on 02/22/2017 reported its EPS as $-0.31 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $-0.41. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.1. This shows a surprise factor of 24.4%.
Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on SM Energy Company Earnings, with 20 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $-0.34.
Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $-0.19 and $-0.53 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $-0.83.
Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for SM Energy Company as $319.08 Million in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 15 analysts.
The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 372.2 Million, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 294 Million. The company’s last year sales total was 359.1 Million.
For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for SM Energy Company is 59%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 38.6%.
In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of 34.55% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 139.5%.
The Company got Initiated by BofA/Merrill on 4-Jan-17 to Buy.
Insider Trades for SM Energy Company show that the latest trade was made on 26 Feb 2017 where Vogel (Herbert S), the Officer completed a transaction type “Buy” in which 400 shares were traded at a price of $25.71.
Over the period of 6 months, Insider Purchases show a total of 1 transaction in which 2000 shares were traded.
22 analysts projected Price Targets for SM Energy Company. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $68. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $28 and the Mean Price Target is $42.55.
SM Energy Company (SM) has the market capitalization of $2.41 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $43.09 on Oct 18, 2016 and touched its 52-Week Low of $16.24 on Mar 29, 2016.
The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of -13.5 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -42.1% and Return on Investment (ROI) of -11.1 percent.
The stock is currently showing YTD performance of -37.56 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 2.78 and ATR value of 1.22. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 4.56% and 4.79%.