Brokerage firm Citigroup Maintains its rating on Oasis Petroleum(NYSE:OAS). In a research note issued to the investors, the brokerage major Raises the price-target to $14.00 per share. The shares have been rated Buy. The rating by Citigroup was issued on Sep 12, 2016.
In a different note, On Aug 30, 2016, Seaport Global said it Upgrades its rating on Oasis Petroleum. The shares have been rated ‘Accumulate’ by the firm. Williams Capital Group said it Initiates Coverage on Oasis Petroleum, according to a research note issued on Aug 29, 2016. The shares have been rated ‘Buy’ by the firm. On Aug 23, 2016, BMO Capital said it Downgrades its rating on Oasis Petroleum. The shares have been rated ‘Market Perform’ by the firm. On Aug 15, 2016, JP Morgan said it Maintains its rating on Oasis Petroleum. In the research note, the firm Raises the price-target to $12.00 per share. The shares have been rated ‘Overweight’ by the firm. On Aug 5, 2016, Raymond James said it Upgrades its rating on Oasis Petroleum. The shares have been rated ‘Strong Buy’ by the firm. On Aug 1, 2016, Susquehanna said it Upgrades its rating on Oasis Petroleum. The shares have been rated ‘Positive’ by the firm.
Oasis Petroleum (OAS) shares turned negative on Tuesdays trading session with the shares closing down -0.27 points or -2.95% at a volume of 1,05,86,334. The pessimistic mood was evident in the company shares which never went considerably beyond the level of $9.1. The peak price level was also seen at $9.1 while the days lowest was $8.76. Finally the shares closed at $8.88. The 52-week high of the shares is $14.1497 while the 52-week low is $3.395. According to the latest information available, the market cap of the company is $1,602 M.
Oasis Petroleum(OAS) last announced its earnings results on Aug 3, 2016 for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q2.Company reported revenue of $179.08M. Analysts had an estimated revenue of $183.59M. Earnings per share were $-0.11. Analysts had estimated an EPS of $-0.15.
Several Insider Transactions has been reported to the SEC. On Aug 12, 2016, Thomas B Nusz (Chairman and CEO) sold 200,000 shares at $8.92 per share price.Also, On May 27, 2016, Taylor L Reid (President and COO) sold 50,000 shares at $10.15 per share price.On Mar 6, 2015, Michael Mcshane (director) purchased 50,000 shares at $12.80 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Oasis Petroleum Inc. is an independent exploration and production company. The Company is focused on the acquisition and development of unconventional oil and natural gas resources in the North Dakota and Montana regions of the Williston Basin. The Companys core projects include Williston Basin West Williston East Nesson and Sanish. The Williston basin produces oil and natural gas from various producing horizons including the Bakken Three Forks Madison and Red River formations. The Company controls 357584 net acres in the West Williston project area. The Company controls 147919 net acres in the East Nesson project area. The Company also operates an oil and gas marketing business through Oasis Petroleum Marketing LLC a well services business through Oasis Well Services LLC and a midstream services business through Oasis Midstream Services LLC.