Bill Barrett Corporation (NYSE:BBG) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Bill Barrett Corporation (NYSE:BBG), hence the stock is down -21.93% 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 -7.87% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -20.67% and the stock has fallen -6.69% in the past 1 week.
The company shares have dropped -19.32% from its 1 Year high price. On Apr 27, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $9.38 and the one year low was seen on Jan 20, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $7.18 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $5.63.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 12% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 14.63%.
Bill Barrett Corporation (NYSE:BBG): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $6.13, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $6.22 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $5.8629 and closed the trading day at $6.14, in the green by 3.02%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,524,044. The stock had closed at $5.96 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity, Howard Robert William, officer (CFO and Treasurer) of Bill Barrett Corp, unloaded 12,060 shares at an average price of $12.64 on February 18, 2015. The total amount of the transaction was worth $152,438, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Bill Barrett Corporation is an independent energy company that develops, acquires and explores for oil and natural gas resources. As of December 31, 2014, the Company had two key areas of production: The Denver-Julesburg Basin (DJ Basin) and the Uinta Oil Program in the Uinta Basin. The Companys acreage positions in the DJ Basin are predominantly located in Colorados eastern plains and parts of southeastern Wyoming. As of December 31, 2014, DJ Basins estimated proved reserves were 73.1 MMBoe (million barrels of oil equivalent). DJ Basins had interests in 388 gross (250.2 net) producing wells as of December 31, 2014. The Uinta Basin is located in northeastern Utah. As of December 31, 2014, Uinta Basins estimated proved reserves were 48.1 MMBoe (million barrels of oil equivalent). Uinta Basin had interests in 350 gross (200.8 net) producing wells as of December 31, 2014.