Hot Stock for Investors: Bill Barrett Corp. (BBG)

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Bill Barrett Corp. (BBG) belonging to the Oils-Energy sector has surged 0% and closed its last trading session at $4.46.

The company reported its EPS on 03/02/2017. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $7.63.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 2.5. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell.

The Stock had a 2.64 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 2.64 and 2.54 respectively.

Bill Barrett Corp. on 03/02/2017 reported its EPS as $-0.18 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $-0.13. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $-0.05. This shows a surprise factor of -38.5%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Bill Barrett Corp. Earnings, with 16 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $-0.24.

Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $-0.18 and $-0.36 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $-0.28.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Bill Barrett Corp. as $55.51 Million in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 13 analysts.

The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 59.9 Million, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 50 Million. The company’s last year sales total was 29.43 Million.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Bill Barrett Corp. is 14.3%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is -84.6%.

In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of -70.38% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 31%.

The Company got Initiated by FBR & Co. on 10-Mar-17 to Mkt Perform.

Insider Trades for Bill Barrett Corp. show that the latest trade was made on 15 Feb 2017 where Macosko (David R), the Officer completed a transaction type “Sell” in which 6620 shares were traded at a price of $5.87.

15 analysts projected Price Targets for Bill Barrett Corp.. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $14. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $5 and the Mean Price Target is $7.58.

Bill Barrett Corp. (BBG) has the market capitalization of $343.82 Million. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $9.38 on Apr 27, 2016 and touched its 52-Week Low of $4.3 on Mar 9, 2017.

The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of -12.4 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -32.1% and Return on Investment (ROI) of -7.1 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of -36.19 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 3.37 and ATR value of 0.28. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 5.30% and 4.96%.