Featured Stock Update: WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX)

WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) currently has a “Buy” 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 “Buy” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Buy” Signal.

WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) gained 0.88 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $18.3. The stock traded with the average Volume of 7.98 Million at the end of last session.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $-0.06/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $-0.02/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $-0.04/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of -200 Percent.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 5 analysts rated WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 0 reported Hold, and 1 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 1.07% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 7.54% and 32.16% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of -2.9%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -6.1%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 1.3%.

WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 2.79% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 3.64% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, WPX Energy, Inc. currently has a Weekly performance of 4.87%, monthly performance percentage is -0.11 percent, Quarterly performance is 27.79 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 41.31% and Yearly Performance is 73.3 percent.

Company Profile:

WPX Energy, Inc. is a natural gas and oil company focused on the exploitation and development of unconventional properties. The Company has oil and gas properties particularly in the Piceance Basin, Bakken Shale and Marcellus Shale. WPX Energy, Inc. is based in Tulsa, Oklahoma.