BP p.l.c. (BP) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on BP p.l.c. (BP), hence the stock is down -0.97% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -3.54% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -2.97% and the stock has fallen -3.03% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.61% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.79%.The 200 Day SMA reached 7.07% BP p.l.c. is up 3.57% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 12.88%.
BP p.l.c. (BP) stock is expected to deviate a maximum of $5.13 from the average target price of $38.43 for the short term period. 7 Street Experts have initiated coverage on the stock with the most promising target being $46 and the most muted being $32.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $33.06 and the intraday high of $33.42 after having opened at $33.08 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $33.08, a loss of -0.89%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 5,594,561 shares. The stock failed to cross $33.42 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $33.31.
BP p.l.c. (BP) is an integrated oil and gas company. The Company provides its customers with fuel for transportation, energy for heat and light, lubricants and the petrochemicals products used to make everyday items, including paints, clothes and packaging. The Company operates in three business segments: Upstream, Downstream and Rosneft. The Upstream segments activities include oil and natural gas exploration, field development and production; midstream transportation, storage and processing, and the marketing and trading of natural gas, including liquefied natural gas (LNG), together with power and natural gas liquids (NGLs). The Companys Downstream segments activities include the refining, manufacturing, marketing, transportation, and supply and trading of crude oil, petroleum, petrochemicals products and related services to wholesale and retail customers. BPs interest in Rosneft, an oil company in Russia, is reported as a separate operating segment.