Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) shares traded 3.91% up during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $4.52. The stock exchanged hands 28.89 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 26.57 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $2.27 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $6.33 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 Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) high price target of $12 and with a conservative view have low price target of $4.
UBS “Initiates Coverage On” Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) in a research note issued to investors on 3/07/18 to Sell with price target of $4.
Additionally on 2/14/18 Morgan Stanley “Maintained” Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) to Underweight setting price target at $2 and on 2/09/18 Credit Suisse “Maintained” the stock to Neutral at $5. Furthermore on 2/09/18 B. Riley “Upgrades” the stock to Buy at $0.
On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 58.68 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.27, Consequently Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 5.02%, 6.81% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 1.02.
In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) 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 Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0.09 and can go high up to $0.51. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.23 derived from a total of 25 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $0.18 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.
Previously Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) reported $0.12 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.03. The company posted an earnings surprise of 33.3%.
While considering growth estimates of the company, it has next quarter growth estimates of 87.5% whereas during current quarter it has 27.8% estimations over growth, comparing to the estimations of 61.4% during current year and 25.4% for next year. Past 5 years growth of Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) observed at -39.33%, looking forward for the next 5 years it has a strong prediction of 15.6% over growth.
Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $834.58 Million according to 7 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $923 Million in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $767 Million. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $3.36 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $3.19 Billion and high estimates of $3.57 Billion according to 9 number of analysts.
Currently Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN)’s shares owned by insiders are 0.3%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 81.7%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded 0%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded 5.51%.
Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) 52-week high price stands at $8.94 and low price stands at $3.42, its price distance from 52-week high is -49.44% while its distance from 52-week low price is 32.16%. The stock hit its 52-week high on 04/05/17, and 52-week low on 02/09/18.
Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $3.2 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 0.71. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $3.93 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 1.15, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $1.82, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 2.48. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 0.19 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 3.02.