ValuEngine lowered Crescent Point Energy Corporation from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Friday, September 1st. Desjardins lowered Crescent Point Energy Corporation from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Wednesday. Sciencast Management LP increased its position in Crescent Point Energy Corporation by 26.6% in the 2nd quarter. Sell-side analyst recommendations point to a short term price target of $14.59 on the company shares. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. Current price places the company's stock 4.31% away from its 200-day simple moving average, 7.99%, away from the 50-day average and also -1.64% away from 20-day average.
Crescent Pt Energy (NYSE:CPG) has grabbed attention from the analysts, when it saw a value decrease of -2.33% or -0.18 points in the last trading session to close at $7.53. Volume is the basic fuel of the market since stocks move up or down in price only when shares are trading hands. That puts the market capitalization at $4.66 bln. Crescent Pt Energy (NYSE:CPG)'s price distance from 52-week high is -47.69 and from 52-week low is 19.35. (CPG) opened the session with a $7.57 price tag, later ranging from $7.48 to $7.68, the range at which the stock has traded at throughout the day. Crescent Pt Energy (NYSE:CPG) has a market cap of $4.1 Billion and the number of outstanding shares have been calculated 544.96 Million. The oil and gas producer reported $0.05 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.03) by $0.08. The mean target price as estimated by the analysts for the company has been recorded at $9.15. Crescent Point Energy Corporation had a positive return on equity of 1.83% and a negative net margin of 13.80%. However, 9.21% over the last one month, 6.34% for the last quarter and year to date performance stands at -43.27%. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Crescent Point Energy Corporation will post $0.20 earnings per share for the current year.
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Crescent Point Energy Corp. acquires, explores, develops, and produces light and medium oil and natural gas properties in Western Canada and the United States.