SM Energy Company (NYSE:SM) traded with the volume of 1.59 Million Yesterday. The Stock Opened its session at $40.24 and closed at 39.32 by showing an decrease of -1.99 percent. SM Energy Company has 1 year price target of 42.95. The stock gained a consensus recommendation of 2 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 01 AMC.  The company reported its last quarter on Jun 16.

On Jun 16 SM Energy Company (NYSE:SM) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $-0.44/Share beating the analyst estimate of $-0.67/Share by the difference of $0.23. This showed the surprise of 34.3% in the last quarter earnings. For the Current Quarter, 21 analyst are projecting the mean EPS to be $-0.52/share. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.02/share and a Low EPS of $-0.97/share.

Many Analysts provided their foresight on Revenue Estimates of SM Energy Company where they believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $374.01 Million for the current quarter. According to their predictions High & Low revenue estimates are 402 Million and 325.9 Million respectively.

SM Energy Company (NYSE:SM) topped its 52-week high price of $41.55 on Oct 12, 2015 and 52-Week Low Price of $6.99 on Feb 24, 2016. The Stock currently has the market capitalization of $3.39 Million, P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 0 and Weekly volatility of 4.04%% and monthly volatility of 5.35%% respectively.

SM Energy Company is currently showing -349.1% EPS growth this year. The Next Year EPS growth is 33.6%, Long term annual growth estimate of 22.25%, Annual EPS growth past 5 years of 18.81 percent. The Company currently has Insider ownership of 1.1 Percent and Institutional Ownership of 87.8 Percent. The Return on Assets stands at -15.4%, Return on Equity shows -49.5% and Return on Investment value is -7.3%.

SM Energy Company Gross Margin percentage stands at 44.8% while its Operating Margin for trailing twelve month is 0 percent and Profit margin (ttm) is -72.8 Percent. The stock is currently moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 13.04% with the 50-Day Simple Moving Average of 13.04 percent. Currently, the company has SMA200 (200-day simple moving average) of 57.94 Percent. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of 100.39 percent.

Many research firms have provided their ratings on SM Energy Company (NYSE:SM) where Scotia Howard Weil provided Sector Outperformrating on the stock on 4-Oct-16. Other firms include Seaport Global Securities giving Buy rating on 30-Aug-16.

The latest Insider trade was made on 28 Sep 2016 where KNOTT KENNETH J Officer did a transaction type “Sell” in which 661 shares were traded at a price of $40. Another insider trade includes General Counsel Copeland (David W) who also initiated a transaction in which 694 shares were traded on 30 Jun 2016 as “Buy”.

Company Profile:

SM Energy Company, formerly known as St. Mary Land & Exploration Company, is an independent energy company engaged in the exploration, exploitation, development, acquisition, and production of natural gas and crude oil. The Company operates in the areas: Mid-Continent, Rocky Mountains, ArkLaTex, Permian Basin, and Gulf Coast regions which are operated out of its offices in Tulsa, Oklahoma; Billings, Montana; Shreveport, Louisiana; Midland, Texas; and Houston, Texas, respectively. SM Energy Company is based in Denver, Colorado.