Featured Stock to Focus: QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP)


QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) 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 “Buy” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Hold” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Buy” Signal.

QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) lost -0.63 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $9.43. The stock traded with the average Volume of 6.48 Million at the end of last session.

QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) has the Market Capitalization of 2.27 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $13.67 and 52-Week Low of $ 7.02 and it touched its 52-week high on 03/16/17 and 52-Week Low on 08/16/17.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $-0.14/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $-0.07/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $-0.07/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of -100 Percent.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 0 analysts rated QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) as Buy, 0 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 7.36% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -0.63% and 5.05% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 3.7%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 7.4%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 6.3%.

QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 3.72% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 5.17% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, QEP Resources, Inc. currently has a Weekly performance of 1.84%, monthly performance percentage is 25.57 percent, Quarterly performance is 1.4 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 30.79% and Yearly Performance is -27.01 percent.

Company Profile:

QEP Resources is a leading independent natural gas and oil exploration and production company. The Company’s operations are focused in the Rocky Mountain and Midcontinent regions of the United States. The Company also gathers, compresses, treats, and processes natural gas. QEP Resources, Inc. is based in Denver, Colorado.