The Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR) is going up by 2.38% in today’s trading session, a rise equivalent to 0.07% of the stock’s price from yesterday’s market close. A news came out on 08/12/19 stating that Gulfport Energy Corporation Appoints Quentin R. Hicks Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer by WSJ. The lowest point that the shares touched during the trading session was $2.84, while the peak of the day was recorded at a share price of $3.02. GPOR finished the previous session at $2.94 according to the data provided by Barchart, while the trading volume was observed to be $1,964,300.
In the 100 days of trading, GPOR managed to top a 5.53% Moving average. Additionally, Gulfport Energy Corporation shares have achieved a 52-week range between 2.84 and 12.08 alongside 100 days raw stochastic set at 3.33%.
The number of shares outstanding, according to the fundamentals of the company, is set at 162.32M, equal to the value of $477.22M in market capitalization. Financial analysts indicate that GPOR shares should be still ranked as a “Hold”. In the last 30 days, Gulfport Energy Corporation shares went down by -25.12%, adding 4.02 to growth in value, on top of a +5.99% boost since 07/16/19.
Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR) Analyst’s Estimates
Gulfport Energy Corporation (GPOR) could record at least $0.26 per share in quarterly earnings in the upcoming report on 10/30/2019, a number that would actually represent a decrease of -26.62% YOY.
According to the average analyst rating, Gulfport Energy Corporation would be rated as 2.67. Out of 21 different analysts monitoring GPOR stock, 2 analysts rate the stock as a BUY, 9 suggest to give the rating of HOLD, 7 indicate that GPOR is an OUTPERFORM, 1 rated the stock as a SELL, and 2 analyst believes that the stock should be rated as UNDERPERFORM.
On Jul-15-19, the stock earned a Downgrade rating due to a new analyst call from Jefferies, while analysts from Credit Suisse believe that the stock is set at Underperform from Neutral, as concluded on Jul-10-19. Oppenheimer, is still rather wary about the stock, deciding to keep the rating at Perform as confirmed through a call on Apr-05-19.
Imperial Capital, on the other hand, provided a rather enthusiastic opinion on the rating, concluded in an analyst call on Jan-22-19, giving the stock a Outperform rating.
GPOR Key Ratios To Watch:
Taking in account the profitability of the Company, gross profit margin of +38.72% has been attained, while the operating margin has been recorded at +34.89%. The firm is also showcasing profitability through returns on assets in the company’s ownership, with ROA set at 7.26%. Beta value of the stock is recorded at 0.78. Additionally, Gulfport Energy Corporation is recording price volatility of 7.10% for the period of the last seven days and 8.14% in the last 30 days.
Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR) Technical Outlook
For the period of the last 50 days, Gulfport Energy Corporation had its Raw Stochastic average set at 6.51% for the latest technical analysis. In comparison to the period of the last 20 days, the present Raw Stochastic average for the last 50 days poses as improvement, set at 14.91%. Stochastic %K for Gulfport Energy Corporation, with the last 20 days included, was set at 9.18%, having Stochastic %D topping 14.23%. Based on the previous performance of the company for the mentioned period, there are more than several recorded moving trends. When it comes to the period of the last 12 months, accounting the time for year-to-date, price performance appears to be discouraging for Gulfport Energy Corporation stocks with recording -73.94% in metrics.
Gulfport Energy Corporation Insider Watch:
As far as the position of shares issued by Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR) for the period concluded at the market close of 08/15/19, 108 institutional investors increased their positions in GPOR shares by 20,591,430, 146 decreased positions by 19,902,931 and 29 institutional investors decided to hold positions at 122,811,266. These numbers put the complete list of institutional holdings set at 163,305,627 shares, in accordance with filings submitted to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The stock had another 32 institutional investments with 2,103,582 new shares in addition to having 49 institutional investors selling their positions in 5,381,065 shares.