Chesapeake Energy Corp (NYSE:CHK) shares traded 4.55% up during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $5.06. The stock exchanged hands 43.61 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 36.37 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $4.74 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $5.36 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 28 opinions.

Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have Chesapeake Energy Corp (NYSE:CHK) high price target of $9 and with a conservative view have low price target of $1.5.

Citigroup “Maintained” Chesapeake Energy Corp (NYSE:CHK) in a research note issued to investors on 7/21/17 to Neutral with price target of $5.

Additionally on 6/21/17 Macquarie “Downgrades” Chesapeake Energy Corp (NYSE:CHK) to Underperform setting price target at $0 and on 5/11/17 Bank of America “Downgrades” the stock to Underperform at $0. Furthermore on 3/23/17 Stifel Nicolaus “Initiates Coverage On” the stock to Buy at $0.

On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 57.1 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.21, Consequently Chesapeake Energy Corp (NYSE:CHK)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 4.14%, 4.10% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 2.01.

In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Chesapeake Energy Corp (NYSE:CHK) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2.9. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.

According to analysts Chesapeake Energy Corp (NYSE:CHK)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0.08 and can go high up to $0.2. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.15 derived from a total of 27 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $-0.14 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.

Previously Chesapeake Energy Corp (NYSE:CHK) reported $0.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.05. The company posted an earnings surprise of 27.8%.

While considering growth estimates of the company, it has next quarter growth estimates of 77.8% whereas during current quarter it has 207.1% estimations over growth, comparing to the estimations of 1660% during current year and 16.7% for next year. Past 5 years growth of Chesapeake Energy Corp (NYSE:CHK) observed at -9.18%, looking forward for the next 5 years it has a strong prediction of 5% over growth.

Chesapeake Energy Corp (NYSE:CHK)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $2.3 Billion according to 8 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $2.44 Billion in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $2.04 Billion. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $9.97 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $9.21 Billion and high estimates of $10.3 Billion according to 10 number of analysts.

Currently Chesapeake Energy Corp (NYSE:CHK)’s shares owned by insiders are 1.3%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 67.3%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded 5.78%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded -0.42%.

Chesapeake Energy Corp (NYSE:CHK) 52-week high price stands at $8.20 and low price stands at $4.38, its price distance from 52-week high is -38.29% while its distance from 52-week low price is 15.53%. The stock hit its 52-week high on 12/12/16, and 52-week low on 06/21/17.

Chesapeake Energy Corp (NYSE:CHK)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $8.67 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 0.55. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $-3.45 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 0, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $0.27, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 19.04. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 0 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 0.