Gulfport Energy Corp (NASDAQ:GPOR) shares traded 1.5% up during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $16.96. The stock exchanged hands 4.01 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 3.96 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $3.1 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $26.8 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 25 opinions.
Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have Gulfport Energy Corp (NASDAQ:GPOR) high price target of $37 and with a conservative view have low price target of $13.
Morgan Stanley “Downgrades” Gulfport Energy Corp (NASDAQ:GPOR) in a research note issued to investors on 3/28/17 to Underweight with price target of $0.
Additionally on 12/19/16 Guggenheim “Upgrades” Gulfport Energy Corp (NASDAQ:GPOR) to Buy setting price target at $0 and on 10/24/16 Tudor Pickering “Downgrades” the stock to Hold. Furthermore on 10/18/16 Goldman Sachs “Upgrades” the stock to Buy.
On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 59.06 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.58, Consequently Gulfport Energy Corp (NASDAQ:GPOR)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 3.62%, 3.57% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 0.83.
In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Gulfport Energy Corp (NASDAQ:GPOR) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 1.9. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.
According to analysts Gulfport Energy Corp (NASDAQ:GPOR)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0.15 and can go high up to $0.36. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.23 derived from a total of 27 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $0.24 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.
Previously Gulfport Energy Corp (NASDAQ:GPOR) reported $0.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.14. The company posted an earnings surprise of 77.8%.
While considering growth estimates of the company, it has next quarter growth estimates of 75% whereas during current quarter it has -4.2% estimations over growth, comparing to the estimations of 25.8% during current year and 24.1% for next year. Past 5 years growth of Gulfport Energy Corp (NASDAQ:GPOR) observed at -12.04%, looking forward for the next 5 years it has a strong prediction of 40% over growth.
Gulfport Energy Corp (NASDAQ:GPOR)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $280.38 Million according to 20 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $309 Million in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $255.5 Million. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $1.18 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $1.1 Billion and high estimates of $1.24 Billion according to 23 number of analysts.
Currently Gulfport Energy Corp (NASDAQ:GPOR)’s shares owned by insiders are 0.5%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 87.1%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded 0%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded -1.32%.
Gulfport Energy Corp (NASDAQ:GPOR) 52-week high price stands at $34.67 and low price stands at $14.77, its price distance from 52-week high is -51.08% while its distance from 52-week low price is 14.83%. The stock hit its 52-week high on 06/09/16, and 52-week low on 05/04/17.
Gulfport Energy Corp (NASDAQ:GPOR)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $562 Million, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 5.54. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $16.45 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 1.03, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $0.56, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 30.38. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 0 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 0.