Energen Corp. (NYSE:EGN) traded with the volume of 1.49 Million Yesterday. The Stock Opened its session at $58.89 and closed at 57.13 by showing an decrease of -2.07 percent. Energen Corp. has 1 year price target of 62.07. The stock gained a consensus recommendation of 1.63 on Zacks Investment Research where the scale runs from 1 to 5, 1 representing Strong buy and 5 showing Strong Sell. The company is expected to report its next EPS (earnings per share) on Nov 03 AMC. The company reported its last quarter on Jun 16.
On Jun 16 Energen Corp. (NYSE:EGN) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $-0.28/Share beating the analyst estimate of $-0.36/Share by the difference of $0.08. This showed the surprise of 22.2% in the last quarter earnings. For the Current Quarter, 26 analyst are projecting the mean EPS to be $-0.12/share. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.18/share and a Low EPS of $-0.26/share.
The 27 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Energen Corp have a median target of 62.00, with a high estimate of 78.00 and a low estimate of 46.00. The median estimate represents a +8.52% increase from the last price of 57.13. (CNN MONEY)
Many Analysts provided their foresight on Revenue Estimates of Energen Corp. where they believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $161.31 Million for the current quarter. According to their predictions High & Low revenue estimates are 173.5 Million and 152.3 Million respectively.
Energen Corp. (NYSE:EGN) topped its 52-week high price of $61.98 on Nov 24, 2015 and 52-Week Low Price of $20.76 on Feb 12, 2016. The Stock currently has the market capitalization of $5.66 Million, P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 0 and Weekly volatility of 3.84%% and monthly volatility of 3.99%% respectively.
Energen Corp. is currently showing -261.2% EPS growth this year. The Next Year EPS growth is 83.2%, Long term annual growth estimate of 17.15%, Annual EPS growth past 5 years of -31.03 percent. The Company currently has Insider ownership of 0.5 Percent and Institutional Ownership of 95.1 Percent. The Return on Assets stands at -20.7%, Return on Equity shows -31.4% and Return on Investment value is -24.6%.
Energen Corp. Gross Margin percentage stands at 93.4% while its Operating Margin for trailing twelve month is 0 percent and Profit margin (ttm) is 0 Percent. The stock is currently moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 5% with the 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 5 percent. Currently, the company has SMA200 (200-day simple moving average) of 33.66 Percent. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of 39.38 percent.
Many research firms have provided their ratings on Energen Corp. (NYSE:EGN) where Mizuho provided Buyrating on the stock on 6-Oct-16. Other firms include Canaccord Genuity giving Buy rating on 19-Sep-16.
In the past 6 months, 2 Insider purchases and 2 Insider Sales were made in which 1500 shares were traded as Insider purchases and 4572 shares were exchanged as Insider Sales.
The latest Insider trade was made on 29 Sep 2016 where Grinney (Jay F) Director did a transaction type “Buy” in which 97 shares were traded at a price of $57.72. Another insider trade includes Director Dewey (Kenneth W) who also initiated a transaction in which 115 shares were traded on 29 Sep 2016 as “Buy”.
ENERGEN CORP is a diversified energy holding company engaged in natural gas distribution and oil and natural gas exploration and production activities. The Corporation’s utility subsidiary, Alabama Gas Corporation, is the largest natural gas distribution utility in the State of Alabama. The Corporation’s oil and gas exploration and production activities are conducted by its subsidiary, Taurus Exploration, Inc. and its subsidiary.