Noteworthy Stock to Watch for: Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL)

The fund owned 1,888,752 shares of the oil and gas development company’s stock after selling 133,703 shares during the period. Rampart Inv Mgmt Co Limited Company has invested 0.37% of its portfolio in Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC).Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in WLL. Gotham Asset Management LLC raised its stake in shares of Whiting Petroleum Corporation by 22.8% in the first quarter.The price/earnings to growth ratio (PEG ratio) is a stock’s price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio divided by the growth rate of its earnings for a specified time period. Breithorn Capital Management acquired 24,650 shares as Leucadia Natl Corp (LUK)’s stock declined 3.60%. Albert D Mason Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation by 0.5% in the first quarter.The 200-day SMA, which covers the prior 40 weeks of trading, is universally used in stock trading to determine the general market trend. North Star Asset Management Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Whiting Petroleum Corporation by 10.4% in the first quarter. The institutional investor held 4,072 shares of the major pharmaceuticals company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $255,000, down from 14,137 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Kanawha Mngmt invested 0.22% in Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC).On December 1 the company was set at “Buy” by Stifel Nicolaus which was a boost from the previous “Hold” rating. Active Investors often continue a close observation on any stock volume. Argus Research maintained Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) rating on Tuesday, August 11. It has a market cap of $2.03 Billion.Anadarko Petroleum Corporation is an independent exploration and production company. Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL) has declined 20.87% since June 28, 2016 and is downtrending. Quadrant Capital Group LLC increased its position in shares of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation by 1.4% in the first quarter. Whiting Petroleum Corporation had a negative return on equity of 8.76% and a negative net margin of 106.04%.Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) is expected to post revenue of $2.49 Billion in the current quarter, according to consensus of 10 analysts. The stock showed weekly upbeat performance of 0.28%, which was maintained for the month at -4.49%. The company was maintained on Tuesday, September 13 by RBC Capital Markets. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, June 12th.Dividends is a reward scheme, that a company presents to its shareholders. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now -4.45%. If you are accessing this news story on another website, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of U.S. and global trademark and copyright legislation. Dodge & Cox bought a new stake in Anadarko Petroleum Corporation during the fourth quarter worth about $1,596,608,000. It dived, as 59 investors sold APC shares while 242 reduced holdings. The stock of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) earned “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, September 15. The company now has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $11.97.Other analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Jefferies Group LLC reissued a “buy” rating and set a $62.00 price objective on shares of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation in a report on Friday, April 28th. On Wednesday, May 17 WALKER R A bought $1.00M worth of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) or 19,300 shares. Piedmont Investment Advisors LLC augmented its investment by buying 1,027 shares an increase of 0.9% in the quarter. Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $14.00 price target on shares of Whiting Petroleum Corporation in a report on Friday, March 24th.In related news, Director Anthony R. Chase purchased 1,905 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, May 18th.Zacks provides the average brokerage recommendation (ABR) for thousands of stocks for institutions and retail investors alike.EPS is the portion of a company’s profit allocated to each exceptional share of common accretion. The purchase was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. $1.04 million worth of stock was bought by FLUOR PETER J on Wednesday, May 17. Since the open, shares have moved 1.81% after recently hitting the $5.61 mark. Following the completion of the acquisition, the chairman now owns 176,718 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $9,157,526.76. The company’s beta value is at 1.20. The Piotroski F-Score of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) is 7. It is engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil, natural gas liquid (NGLs) and natural gas. The Business’s geographical segments include the United States and worldwide. Qs Limited Liability Company has invested 0% in Sierra Bancorp (NASDAQ:BSRR). A surprise factor in either direction may result in significant stock movement immediately and in the days following the release. Its up 0.6% from 7.44M shares, reported previously.