Investor Research Report on Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI)


Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI) belonging to the Oils-Energy sector has declined -1.18% and closed its last trading session at $13.4.

The company reported its EPS on 02/15/2017. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $16.34.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 2.05. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell.

The Stock had a 2.16 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 2.37 and 2.47 respectively.

Laredo Petroleum, Inc. on 02/15/2017 reported its EPS as $0.16 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $0.15. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.01. This shows a surprise factor of 6.7%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Laredo Petroleum, Inc. Earnings, with 22 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.12.

Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.19 and $0.08 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.08.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Laredo Petroleum, Inc. as $158.78 Million in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 15 analysts.

The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 198.15 Million, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 143 Million. The company’s last year sales total was 106.56 Million.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Laredo Petroleum, Inc. is 50%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 0%.

In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of -12.54% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 48.45%.

The Company got Upgrade by Piper Jaffray on 21-Feb-17 from Neutral to Overweight.

Insider Trades for Laredo Petroleum, Inc. show that the latest trade was made on 26 Feb 2017 where Beyer Michael T, the Officer completed a transaction type “Sell” in which 2141 shares were traded at a price of $0.

1 Insider Sales transactions were made totaling 15200 shares traded.

26 analysts projected Price Targets for Laredo Petroleum, Inc.. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $20. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $11 and the Mean Price Target is $16.34.

Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (LPI) has the market capitalization of $3.21 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $16.47 on Dec 1, 2016 and touched its 52-Week Low of $7.23 on Mar 29, 2016.

The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of -15.4 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -315% and Return on Investment (ROI) of -5.8 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of -5.23 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 1.47 and ATR value of 0.58. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 3.53% and 3.99%.