Most Active Stock Update: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)


Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) currently has a “Hold” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Sell” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Sell” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Sell” Signal.

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) lost -3.83 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $3.77. The stock traded with the average Volume of 26.77 Million at the end of last session.

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) has the Market Capitalization of 3.41 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $8.20 and 52-Week Low of $3.41 and it touched its 52-week high on 12/12/16 and 52-Week Low on 10/26/17.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $0.12/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $0.11/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.01/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 9.1 Percent.

Several analysts are forecasting growth estimate of Chesapeake Energy Corporation for the current quarter to be 214.3%. Their projections for the Next Quarter growth is 4.3 percent. While for the Next 5 years, the company could expect a growth of 5% per annum, whereas in the past Five years Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) showed a growth of -17.85 Percent per annum.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 0 analysts rated Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 3 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -5.2% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -5.07% and -19.85% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of -3.9%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 16.2%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is -56.9%.

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 4.62% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 4.28% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Chesapeake Energy Corporation currently has a Weekly performance of -6.91%, monthly performance percentage is -9.81 percent, Quarterly performance is -2.58 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of -20.46% and Yearly Performance is -50.26 percent.

Company Profile:

Chesapeake Energy Corp. is an independent oil and gas company engaged in the development, exploration, acquisition and production of onshore natural gas and oil reserves. Chesapeake owns interests in producing oil and gas wells concentrated in three primary operating areas: the Mid-Continent region of Oklahoma, western Arkansas, southwestern Kansas and the Texas Panhandle; the Gulf Coast region consisting primarily of the Austin Chalk Trend in Texas and Louisiana and the Tuscaloosa Trend in Louisiana; and the Helmet area of northeastern British Columbia.