On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.33% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -1.7% and the stock has fallen -5% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.64% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 10.96%.The 200 Day SMA reached 51.83% WPX Energy, Inc. is up 28.16% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 111.67%.
WPX Energy (WPX) : Average target price received by WPX Energy (WPX) is $13 with an expected standard deviation of $3.63. The most aggressive target on the stock is $19, whereas the most downbeat target is $7. 18 financial analysts are currently covering the stock.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. WPX Energy (NYSE:WPX): The stock opened at $11.78 and touched an intraday high of $12.16 on Friday. During the day, the stock corrected to an intraday low of $11.68, however, the bulls stepped in and pushed the price higher to close in the green at $12.15 with a gain of 0.58% for the day. The total traded volume for the day was 16,029,134. The stock had closed at $12.15 in the previous trading session.
WPX Energy, Inc. is an independent natural gas and oil exploration and production company. The Company is engaged in the exploitation and development of unconventional properties. Its areas of operations are the Piceance Basin in the Rocky Mountain region, the Williston Basin in North Dakota and the San Juan Basin in the southwestern United States. It holds over 196,149 net acres in the Piceance Basin, which is located in northwestern Colorado. It operates around 177 wells in the Williston Basin and also owns interest in 19 wells that are operated by others. It holds 85,483 net acres in the Williston Basin. It holds approximately 134,000 net acres in the San Juan Basin. It operates approximately 945 wells in the San Juan Basin and also owns interest in 2,319 wells that are operated by other operators in New Mexico and Colorado. It is also focused on the Delaware Basin, which covers an area of 92,000 net acres and includes the Wolfcamp, Bone Spring, Avalon and Delaware Sands intervals.