Whiting Petroleum (NYSE:WLL) had its price target raised by Morgan Stanley from $14.40 to $22.00 in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has a sell rating on the oil and gas exploration company’s stock.
A number of other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports on WLL. Imperial Capital assumed coverage on shares of Whiting Petroleum in a report on Thursday, September 28th. They issued an in-line rating and a $24.00 target price on the stock. Cowen set a $35.00 target price on shares of Whiting Petroleum and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Thursday, January 18th. Mizuho set a $32.00 price target on shares of Whiting Petroleum and gave the company a hold rating in a report on Tuesday, January 16th. KeyCorp set a $35.00 price target on shares of Whiting Petroleum and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Sunday, January 21st. Finally, BMO Capital Markets reissued a hold rating and issued a $33.00 price target on shares of Whiting Petroleum in a report on Thursday, January 11th. Seven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have issued a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus target price of $34.10.
Shares of Whiting Petroleum (WLL) opened at $29.59 on Wednesday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.59, a current ratio of 0.59 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.62. The stock has a market cap of $2,680.00, a PE ratio of -4.12 and a beta of 3.39. Whiting Petroleum has a fifty-two week low of $15.88 and a fifty-two week high of $47.48.
About Whiting Petroleum
Whiting Petroleum Corporation is an independent oil and gas company. The Company is engaged in development, production, acquisition and exploration activities primarily in the Rocky Mountains region of the United States. It is engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil, natural gas liquid (NGLs) and natural gas.
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