Hard Facts About Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN)


Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) closed its last session at $5.52. The stock traded within a range of $5.43 and $5.58. The company operates in the Energy sector with a market capitalization of 2.97 Million. Trading volume for Southwestern Energy Company was 41.35 Million in its previous trading session. Currently, Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) has an average volume of 18.67 Million.

Company Profile

Southwestern Energy Company, an independent natural gas and oil company, engages in the exploration, development, and production of natural gas and oil in the United States. It operates through two segments, Exploration and Production, and Midstream Services. The company focuses on the Marcellus Shale, an unconventional natural gas reservoir covering approximately 245,805 net acres in Northeast Appalachia; Marcellus, Utica, and Upper Devonian Shales covering approximately 321,563 net acres in Southwest Appalachia; and the Fayetteville Shale, an unconventional gas reservoir covering approximately 918,535 net acres in Arkansas. It also engages in the exploration and production activities in Colorado and Louisiana. In addition, the company is involved in gathering, marketing, and transporting natural gas, oil, and natural gas liquids.

Analyst Views

Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) received a Buy rating from 0 analysts. 0 analysts gave its stock an Outperform rating. 4 analysts say it’s a Hold while 0 analysts provided their expert opinion as Sell.

Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) touched its 1-Year High price of $10.45 on 01/13/17 and its 1-Year Low price of $ 4.90 on 10/26/17.

EPS & Financials

Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $0.06/Share lagging the analyst estimate of $0.07/Share by a difference of $-0.01. This showed a surprise of -14.3% in the last quarter earnings.

For the current quarter, 29 analysts are projecting a mean EPS of $0.12/share. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.21/share and a low EPS of $0.02/share.

Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $815.16 Million for the current quarter. According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 972.57 Million and 577.07 Million respectively.

Technical Analysis

By taking a look at the stock’s current statistics it can gauged that the stock candle is NEUTRAL with MEDIUM volatility. Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) has a 20-Day average volume of 22.02 Million. According to today’s trading volume Southwestern Energy Company is ABOVE its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing ABOVE Abnormal volume in the past 150 days.

Moving average convergence divergence (MACD) shows that the stock is on a PRICE RELATIVITY trend. The trend for the past 10-days shows that the company was in BEARISH territory while an analysis of the last 40-Day trend shows a BEARISH signal. The 100-Day trend also shows a BULLISH trend as well.

The company currently has an insider ownership of 0.2 Percent and Institutional ownership of 89.5 Percent. The return on assets stands at 4.3%, Return on Equity currently is 23% and the Return on Investment value is -39.8%.

Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) gross margin percentage stands at 68.3% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 20 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is 10.1 Percent. The stock is currently moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 0.22% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -5.84 percent. As of today, the company has a SMA200 (200-day simple moving average) of -10.31 Percent. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of -1.08 percent.

The TTM operating margin for the company stands at 20%. The return on invested capital is at -39.8%, which is good, compared to its peers. The Free Cash Flow or FCF margin is 0.

The company’s stock is currently moving with a -ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately -10.31%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of -1.08% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.