Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR) shows YTD Performance of 12.34%



Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE:AR) has a 1 Year Target Estimate of $34. The stock traded with the volume of 6.26 Million in the last trading session. Antero Resources Corporation opened at $26.18 and closed by showing a decrease of -1.21%. The Bid price in the last session was $22.50 x 200 and the Ask price was $24.54 x 900. (The ask price is what sellers are willing to take for it. If you are selling a stock, you are going to get the bid price, if you are buying a stock you are going to get the ask price. The difference (or spread) goes to the broker/specialist that handles the transaction).

Antero Resources Corporation has the Market Capitalization of 7.69 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $30.66 and 52-Week Low of $18.5 and it touched its 52-week high on Apr 28, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Dec 8, 2015.

Antero Resources Corporation reported its last Earnings on Oct 26 AMC where the company reported Actual EPS of $0.18/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $0.12/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was $0.06/share. This represented an Earnings Surprise of 50%. The company will report its next earnings on Feb 22 – Feb 27 (Est.).

Some analyst provided their insight on Growth Estimates; Antero Resources Corporation has the Current Quarter Earnings Growth rate of -15%. The Next Quarter growth is expected to be -82.4%. In the past 5 years, the stock has earnings growth rate of -29.48% per annum while the Upcoming 5 year’s earnings growth rate is expected to be 39.08% per annum.

28 number of analysts also provided their insight on Antero Resources Corporation, where the Average Price Target for the stock is $34. They also projected Low Price Target as $28 while High Price Target is set at $43.

A number of analysts rated the stock as well: 7 analysts believe that the stock is a STRONG BUY while 11 reported it as Buy.12 analysts assigned a HOLD rating, 0 said it’s UNDERPERFORM and 0 say that this stock is a SELL.

Antero Resources Corporation annual Divided is 0 while it’s Dividend Yield is 0%. The stock has its Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 0 and Forward Price to Earnings ratio of 97.57. The company has its Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of 3.08 where Price to Book (P/B) ratio of 1.14, Price to Cash Per share (P/C) of 415.59 and Price to Free Cash Flow (P/FCF) has a value of 0.

The company has its Return on Assets (ROA) of -1.4 Percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -3.3% and Return on Investment (ROI) displays a value of 11.5%.

The stock is currently trading at Distance from 20-Day simple moving Average of -1.61% whereas, Distance from 50-Day Simple moving average is -6.15 Percent and Distance from 200-Day Simple Moving Average of -6.93 percent.

A look at performance overview of Antero Resources Corporation depicts that Performance (Week) is -2.08 percent while Performance Month is -7.48%. Quarterly performance shows a value of -4.19% and Half Year Performance value stands at -15.23%. Yearly performance of the stock has the value of 16.79 percent. Antero Resources Corporation has its YTD performance of 12.34 Percent. (YTD performance is the most important factor to consider; if YTD is negative, the stock is declining; if the YTD Performance value is Positive the stock is surging).

Insider Trades:

Many Insiders have done trades inside the company. The latest trade was made on 6 Nov 2016 where Director Keenan (W Howard Jr) did a transaction type “Sell” in which 260000 shares were traded at a price of $24.74. Another insider trade includes Director Kagan (Peter R) who also initiated a transaction in which 12188506 shares were traded on 1 Nov 2016 as “Sell”. On 1 Nov 2016 Director and Beneficial Owner Warburg Pincus Private Equity Viii L P traded 34236 shares as “Sell” at $0. Director Keenan (W Howard Jr) Sell 1324720 shares on 1 Nov 2016 at the price of $0.

Upgrades/Downgrades Report:

The latest Upgrades/Downgrades was done by Research firm Deutsche Bank on 21-Nov-16 who Upgrade the stock from Hold to Buy. Other firms have also Upgraded/Downgraded the stock. On 28-Oct-16, Susquehanna took an action “Upgrade” from Neutral to Positive. On 15-Aug-16, the stock was Downgrade to Underperform by Jefferies.