Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) has a beta value of 4.21 and has seen 2,658,390 shares traded in the recent trading session. The company, currently valued at $107.87 Million, closed the recent trade at $1.17 per share which meant it lost $0 on the day or -6.35% during that session. The WLL stock price is -1582.05% off its 52-week high price of $19.68 and 78.63% above the 52-week low of $0.25. If we look at the company’s 10-day average daily trading volume, we find that it stood at 9.84 Million shares traded. The 3-month trading volume is 25.96 Million shares.

The consensus among analysts is that Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) is an Underweight stock at the moment, with a recommendation rating of 3.7. 4 analysts rate the stock as a Sell, while none rate it as Overweight. 2 out of 7 have rated it as a Hold, with no one of them advising it as a Buy. 1 have rated the stock as Underweight. The expected earnings per share for the stock is -$1.2.

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) trade information

Despite being -5.6% in the red today, the stock has traded in the green over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Tuesday, Jun 23 when the WLL stock price touched $1.45 or saw a rise of 18.76%. Year-to-date, Whiting Petroleum Corporation shares have moved -83.95%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change -13.38%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) have changed 68.31%. Short interest in the company has seen 32.15 Million shares shorted with days to cover at 1.24.

Wall Street analysts have a consensus price target for the stock at $3.85, which means that the shares’ value could jump 229.06% from current levels. The projected low price target is $0.2 while the price target rests at a high of $7.5. In that case, then, we find that the current price level is +541.03% off the targeted high while a plunge would see the stock lose -82.91% from current levels.

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) estimates and forecasts

Figures show that Whiting Petroleum Corporation shares have outperformed across the wider relevant industry. The company’s shares have lost -82.2% over the past 6 months, with this year growth rate of 386.05%, compared to -32.5% for the industry. Other than that, the company has, however, lowered its growth outlook for the 2020 fiscal year revenue. Growth estimates for the current quarter are -328.6% and -189.5% for the next quarter. Revenue growth from the last financial year stood is estimated to be -48.1%.

If we evaluate the company’s growth over the last 5-year and for the next 5-year period, we find that annual earnings growth was -26.6% over the past 5 years. Earnings growth for 2020 is a modest -170.9% while over the next 5 years, the company’s earnings are expected to increase by 0%.