Ep Energy Corp (NYSE:EPE) shares traded -6.25% down during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $3. The stock exchanged hands 1.43 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 555.14 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $746.97 Million. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $57.5 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 4 opinions.
Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have Ep Energy Corp (NYSE:EPE) high price target of $65 and with a conservative view have low price target of $42.
Citigroup “Downgrades” Ep Energy Corp (NYSE:EPE) in a research note issued to investors on 7/21/17 to Sell with price target of $0.
Additionally on 7/20/17 RBC Capital “Downgrades” Ep Energy Corp (NYSE:EPE) to Sector Perform setting price target at $4.5 and on 7/19/17 Bank of America “Reinstates” the stock to Underperform at $4. Furthermore on 7/13/17 Citigroup “Maintained” the stock to Neutral at $4.
On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 42.91 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.17, Consequently Ep Energy Corp (NYSE:EPE)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 7.30%, 4.96% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 4.81.
In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Ep Energy Corp (NYSE:EPE) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2.6. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.
According to analysts Ep Energy Corp (NYSE:EPE)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0 and can go high up to $0. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0 derived from a total of 0 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $0.55 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.
Previously Ep Energy Corp (NYSE:EPE) reported $0.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.43 by $-0.16. The company posted an earnings surprise of -37.2%.
Ep Energy Corp (NYSE:EPE)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $8.12 Billion according to 1 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $8.12 Billion in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $8.12 Billion. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $32.32 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $32.32 Billion and high estimates of $32.32 Billion according to 1 number of analysts.
Currently Ep Energy Corp (NYSE:EPE)’s shares owned by insiders are 0.2%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 70.8%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded -3.08%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded 0%.
Ep Energy Corp (NYSE:EPE) 52-week high price stands at $7.49 and low price stands at $2.70, its price distance from 52-week high is -59.95% while its distance from 52-week low price is 11.12%. The stock hit its 52-week high on 12/12/16, and 52-week low on 08/30/17.
Ep Energy Corp (NYSE:EPE)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $1.07 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 0.7. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $2.27 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 1.32, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $0.18, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 16.98. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 0 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 0.