Analyst Buzz: QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP)

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QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP) belonging to the Oils-Energy sector has declined -6.65% and closed its last trading session at $9.68.

Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $17.32.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 1.56. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell.

The Stock had a 1.56 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 1.56 and 1.5 respectively.

QEP Resources, Inc. reported its EPS as $-0.23 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $-0.38. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.15. This shows a surprise factor of 0.395%.

Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on QEP Resources, Inc. Earnings, with 18 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $-0.19.

Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $-0.1 and $-0.27 respectively. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $-0.23.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for QEP Resources, Inc. as $421970 in the Current Quarter. This estimate is provided by 9 analysts.

The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 447400, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 392990. The company’s last year sales total was 333700.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for QEP Resources, Inc. is 17.4%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 19%.

In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of -40.56% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 8%.

Insider Trades for QEP Resources, Inc. show that the latest trade was made on 5 Mar 2017 where Torgerson (Jim E), the Officer completed a transaction type “Sell” in which 21278 shares were traded at a price of $13.86.

QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP) has the market capitalization of $2.33 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $21.12 and touched its 52-Week Low of $8.78.

The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of -4.2 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -8.5% and Return on Investment (ROI) of -16.2 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of -47.42 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 1.73 and ATR value of 0.51. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 4.36% and 5.44%.