Near term Outlook For Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN)


Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) closed its last session at $3.67. The stock traded within a range of $3.45 and $3.79. The company operates in the Energy sector with a market capitalization of 1.86 Million. Trading volume for Southwestern Energy Company was 31.69 Million in its previous trading session. Currently, Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) has an average volume of 24.39 Million.

Company Profile

Southwestern Energy Company is an independent energy company whose wholly-owned subsidiaries are engaged in natural gas and oil exploration, development and production,  natural gas gathering and marketing.

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 $9.14 on 02/16/17 and its 1-Year Low price of $3.42 on 02/09/18.

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, 31 analysts are projecting a mean EPS of $0.09/share. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.22/share and a low EPS of $0.01/share.

Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $803.39 Million for the current quarter. According to their predictions high & low revenue estimates are 853.67 Million and 765 Million respectively.

Technical Analysis

By taking a look at the stock’s current statistics it can gauged that the stock candle is BULLISH with HIGH volatility. Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) has a 20-Day average volume of 32.45 Million. According to today’s trading volume Southwestern Energy Company is BELOW 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 BEARISH trend as well.

The company currently has an insider ownership of 0.4 Percent and Institutional ownership of 89.7 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 below its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of -18.08% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -28.69 percent. As of today, the company has a SMA200 (200-day simple moving average) of -36.48 Percent. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of -34.23 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 -36.48%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of -34.23% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.