Analysts Reveals Updates on Chesapeake Energy Corp (CHK)

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Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) opened at 4.19 on Monday. The high and low revenue estimates for the current quarter are $2.29 Billion and $2.06 Billion, respectively. CHK has increased sales at a -7.50% CAGR over the past five years, and is considered a low growth stock.

6 analysts on average are expecting the company to report revenue of $2.17 Billion for the current quarter.

Yet another important factor while evaluating a good buy/sell decision for Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) is its Earnings per Share or EPS. The oil and gas exploration company reported $0.18 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.14 by $0.04. The business's revenue was up 40.6% on a year-over-year basis. Chesapeake Energy Corporation had a negative return on equity of 16.10% and a negative net margin of 9.52%. The stock gained 4.94 percent over the past month and fell -42.45 percent year-to-date. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned ($0.14) earnings per share. Chesapeake Energy Corporation had 80 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada set a $7.00 price target on Chesapeake Energy Corporation and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a research report on Monday, May 29th. The stock of Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, January 5 by Wunderlich.

Market Capitalization can be thought of as the overall price to buy the company. Guardian Life Insurance Co Of America invested 0% in Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK). Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.90 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range). The company has a consensus rating of Hold and an average price target of $6.29. If you are accessing this piece on another publication, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of USA and worldwide copyright & trademark law. Moreover, Whitebox has 0% invested in Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK).

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In other news, Director R Brad Martin bought 20,400 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, June 23rd. Vetr lowered shares of Chesapeake Energy Corporation from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and set a $5.23 price objective on the a research note on Monday, July 31st. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Imperial Capital's target price would indicate a potential upside of 19.33% from the stock's previous close.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in CHK. Fox Run Management L.L.C. purchased a new position in Chesapeake Energy Corporation in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $115,000. Finally, Gotham Asset Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Chesapeake Energy Corporation in the second quarter valued at about $126,000. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC boosted its stake in shares of Chesapeake Energy Corporation by 233.0% during the 1st quarter. Investors will be watching how the production impacts the company's 3Q17 earnings and stock movements in the coming months. Cleararc Capital Inc. boosted its holdings in Chesapeake Energy Corporation by 2.8% in the 1st quarter. State Treasurer State of MI now owns 250,185 shares of the oil and gas exploration company's stock worth $1,486,000 after acquiring an additional 6,400 shares in the last quarter. IL boosted its holdings in Chesapeake Energy Corporation by 8.6% in the 1st quarter.

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) gained 3.71% with the closing price of $4.19. Through this figure traders can analyze that CHK show whether or not a stock now most active and standing in buying side or sell side. The stock was trading at a distance of -8.73% from its 52-week highs and stands 39.97% away from its 52-week lows. The share price has moved forward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of 33.54% and stays 41.36% away from its 50 days moving average. It operates in two segments: Exploration and Production, and Marketing, Gathering and Compression.

Chesapeake Energy Corporation produces natural gas, oil and natural gas liquids (NGL) in the United States. Marketing, gathering and compression is engaged in marketing, gathering and compression of oil, natural gas and NGL.


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