Today's Brokerage Rating: Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL), Ally Financial Inc. (ALLY)

Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, February 21st.

For this year, Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) is performing -21.13%. The 52-week high of Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) is $14.44 and the 52-week low is $6.38. (WLL) to Buy with no specific Price Target on 12/01/16. The 1-year price target of the company is 14.09.

In an overview of the current analyst recommendations, Buy count is 10 and Overweight is 1 while the number of analysts recommending Sell and Underweight are 10 and 0, respectively. (WLL) to Neutral with a price target of $9.

Whiting Petroleum Corporation's (WLL) witnessed a gain of 1.53% in recent trading period with closing price of $ 9.29. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Whiting Petroleum 344.69 Million and the High Revenue Estimate is 417.9 Million. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.40 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range). This is built on a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.

In the last Quarter, Whiting Petroleum Corp. For the Q4 this year, the consensus current earnings per share trend estimates were for $0.06 while for one month ago was $0.06. On average, equities research analysts expect that Whiting Petroleum Corp will post ($0.62) EPS for the current year. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $-0.85. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 3.42 Billion.

Insider Trades for Whiting Petroleum Corp. show that the latest trade was made on 18 Jan 2017 where Jensen Brent P, the Officer and Treasurer completed a transaction type "Buy" in which 19182 shares were traded at a price of $0.

The 38 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Whiting Petroleum Corp have a median target of 14.00, with a high estimate of 19.00 and a low estimate of 9.70. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Jun 8, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Aug 1, 2016.

Ally Financial Inc. (NYSE:ALLY) ended its day at $21.15 with the rising stream of -2.04% and its total traded volume was 13.79 million shares more than the average volume. Based on an average daily volume of 16,757,194 shares, the short-interest ratio is now 2.7 days.

Whiting Petroleum Corp. (WLL) is now showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of -12.8%. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -28.1% and Return on Investment (ROI) of -9 percent.

While looking at the Stock's Performance, Whiting Petroleum Corp. now shows a Weekly Performance of -0.32%, where Monthly Performance is -18.88%, Quarterly performance is -22.54%, 6 Months performance is 34.88% and yearly performance percentage is 6.91%.

The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of -12.8 percent. Finally, Scotia Capital Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Whiting Petroleum Corp during the fourth quarter worth approximately $180,000. The Insider Ownership of the company now is 0.6 percent, and Institutional Ownership is 84.2 percent. Company price to earnings (P/E) ratio, which measures the relationship between the earnings of a company and its stock price, is calculated as 6.39.

  • Zachary Reyes