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Worth Comparing the stock: QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP)

QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP), closed the last trading session at $2.86 with decrease of $-0.04 or -1.38 percent against the opening price of $2.9. The trading day volume of the company stands at 7.32 Million shares while the average trading volume of QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) is 6.89 Million over the course of 3 consecutive months. Which signifies a pretty good change over the time with its shares outstanding of 242.68 Million.

The price target of QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) is currently set at 6.5 by the analysts. The stock is $-66.25 Below its 1-Year High which is $8.48. QEP hit its 1-Year low price of $2.58. The company is currently rated by analyst who are keeping a close eye on the stock as 2.6. Where 1 means Buy, 2.5 meaning Hold and 5 as Sell.

Performance Indicators of QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP)

The value of the stock decreased by -3.7% during the previous week performance. Looking at the 1 month performance of QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP), the stock dipped -28.86%. While the 1 year performance shows a negative percentage of -64.6 and year to date performance stands at -36.44%.

QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) Analytical Review

The stock needs to grow about $3.64 to reach its price target. In order to seek the stock’s directional movements, 20-Days, 50 Days and 200-Days moving averages are -11.3%, -22.94% and -38.54 percent respectively. The stock trades about 8.16 percent of its Float giving its total shares Outstanding are 242.68 Million. QEP gained about -24.34 percent in 6 months showing its Average True Range of 0.22. The company currently has a RSI and Beta of 37.01 and 2.19.

While talking about QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) valuation ratios, the stock trades with a P/S and P/B of 0.54 and 0.25 which is significantly better and attractive as compared to its peers.