Analytical Overview of Penn West Petroleum Ltd. (PWE)


Penn West Petroleum Ltd. (PWE) belonging to the Oils-Energy sector has surged 1.82% and closed its last trading session at $1.68.

The company reported its EPS on 03/15/2017. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $2.22.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 2.75. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell.

The Stock had a 2.75 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 2.75 and 2.75 respectively.

Penn West Petroleum Ltd. on 03/15/2017 reported its EPS as $-0.35 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $-0.09. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $-0.26. This shows a surprise factor of -288.9%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Penn West Petroleum Ltd. Earnings, with 1 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $-0.05.

Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $-0.05 and $-0.05 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $-0.48.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Penn West Petroleum Ltd. is 89.6%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 96.5%.

In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of -10.56% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 9.3%.

The Company got Upgrade by Barclays on 22-Jul-16 from Underweight to Equal Weight.

Insider Trades for Penn West Petroleum Ltd. show that the latest trade was made on 18 Oct 2016 where Ho Cheuk Fund, the Shareholder completed a transaction type “Sell” in which 1190600 shares were traded at a price of $1.8.

3 analysts projected Price Targets for Penn West Petroleum Ltd.. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $2.4. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $2.03 and the Mean Price Target is $2.22.

Penn West Petroleum Ltd. (PWE) has the market capitalization of $833.73 Million. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $2.05 on Jan 6, 2017 and touched its 52-Week Low of $0.61 on May 16, 2016.

The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of -40.6 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -75.6% and Return on Investment (ROI) of -50.6 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of -5.08 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 4.54 and ATR value of 0.08. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 6.08% and 4.25%.