WPX Energy Inc. (WPX) Stock Rating Upgraded by Barclays PLC

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UBS initiated the shares of WPX in report on Thursday, March 23 with "Buy" rating. The stock is a Buy among 4 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research.

Other research analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus set a $18.00 price target on WPX Energy and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 16th.

WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) received a Buy rating from 2 analysts. BMO Capital Markets lifted their price target on WPX Energy from $12.00 to $13.00 and gave the stock a "no rating at time" rating in a report on Friday, July 14th. FBR Capital maintained WPX Energy Inc (NYSE:WPX) rating on Tuesday, December 13. This gauge is crucial in determining whether investors are moved toward the direction of buying more of the stock, or else doing the contradictory side and selling more of the stock. The average investment recommendation on a scale of 1 to 5 (1 being a strong buy, 3 a hold, and 5 a sell) is 1.90, which implies that analysts are generally bullish in their outlook for WPX over the next year.

Moving average convergence divergence (MACD) shows that the stock is on a PRICE RELATIVITY trend.

Mount Kellett Capital Management Lp holds 53.2% of its portfolio in WPX Energy Inc for 2.89 million shares. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.01.

Returns and Valuations for WPX Energy, Inc. National Bank Of Mellon has invested 0.01% in WPX Energy Inc (NYSE:WPX). Its sales stood at -17.60% a year on average in the period of last five years. If you are accessing this piece on another domain, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of USA & global copyright legislation. The stock of WPX Energy Inc (NYSE:WPX) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, November 1 by SunTrust. The shares were sold at an average price of $10.48, for a total value of $366,800.00. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 506,326 shares in the company, valued at $5,306,296.48. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link.

A number of institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company.

WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $-0.14/Share beating the analyst estimate of $-0.16/Share by a difference of $0.02. The Goodhaven Capital Management Llc holds 2.95 million shares with $28.47M value, down from 3.02M last quarter. BlackRock Inc. increased its holdings in shares of WPX Energy by 0.6% during the 2nd quarter. Waddell & Reed Finance holds 0.08% of its portfolio in WPX Energy Inc (NYSE:WPX) for 3.58M shares. It is negative, as 41 investors sold WPX shares while 74 reduced holdings. State Street Corp now owns 14,691,763 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock worth $141,921,000 after buying an additional 1,272,719 shares during the last quarter. LLC lifted its stake in WPX Energy by 57.1% in the 2nd quarter. Advent Capital Management DE purchased a new stake in WPX Energy in the 2nd quarter worth $7,005,000. Jennison Associates Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 0.11% in WPX Energy Inc (NYSE:WPX). The Firm is focused on the development, manufacturing and commercialization of botulinum toxin products for multiple aesthetic and therapeutic indications. It operates in the exploration and production segment of the gas and oil industry and its activities are conducted in the United States.

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