Brokers Recommendations on: Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (NYSE:LPI)


Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (NYSE:LPI) currently has a “Sell” 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.

Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (NYSE:LPI) gained 4.76 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $7.93. The stock traded with the average Volume of 2.97 Million at the end of last session.

Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (NYSE:LPI) has the Market Capitalization of 1.96 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $15.15 and 52-Week Low of $ 7.41 and it touched its 52-week high on 04/05/17 and 52-Week Low on 02/14/18.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $0.19/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $0.18/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.01/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 5.6 Percent.

Several analysts are forecasting growth estimate of Laredo Petroleum, Inc. for the current quarter to be 160%. Their projections for the Next Quarter growth is 170 percent. While for the Next 5 years, the company could expect a growth of 12.52% per annum, whereas in the past Five years Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (NYSE:LPI) showed a growth of -7.1 Percent per annum.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 1 analysts rated Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (NYSE:LPI) as Buy, 1 analysts given Outperform signal, 2 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -17.5% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -21.97% and -30.11% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 6.4%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 44.2%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is -5.8%.

Laredo Petroleum, Inc. (NYSE:LPI) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 7.24% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 5.47% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Laredo Petroleum, Inc. currently has a Weekly performance of -8.54%, monthly performance percentage is -27.38 percent, Quarterly performance is -26.71 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of -33.75% and Yearly Performance is -44.58 percent.

Company Profile:

Laredo Petroleum Holdings, Inc. is engaged in the exploration, development and acquisition of oil and natural gas properties in the Permian and Mid-Continent regions of the United States. Laredo Petroleum Holdings, Inc. is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma.