As of April, 25 QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP) Analysts See $-0.13 EPS

Qep Resources now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $13.10.

The stock as of last trading session moved 53.99% up from its 52 week low and was -16.20% behind its 52 week high. QEP Resources traded as low as $12.98 and last traded at $13.03, with a volume of 5,011,124 shares changing hands. The ratio turned negative due to QEP Resources, Inc. positioning: 33 sold and 83 reduced. The stock underperformed the S&P 500 by 34.33%. Following the purchase, the director now directly owns 50,000 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $450,000. Lincoln Natl Corp Ind now has $15.12B valuation.

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 122.91 points to close at 24,360.14, with J.P. Morgan Chase as the worst-performing stock in the index. Mizuho set a $15.00 target price on shares of Qep Resources and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 16th. It has outperformed by 1.83% the S&P500.

Among 12 analysts covering QEP Resources (NYSE:QEP), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 42% are positive. Qep Resources had a net margin of 16.59% and a return on equity of 5.06%. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $13.10. (NYSE:QEP) has "Equal-Weight" rating given on Tuesday, November 7 by Barclays Capital. (NYSE:QEP) on Tuesday, November 14 with "Buy" rating. On Monday, March 5 the firm has "Neutral" rating by JP Morgan given. Public Employees Retirement System of OH now owns 85,627 shares of the company's stock valued at $1,510,000 after buying an additional 12,625 shares in the last quarter.

Several research analysts have recently issued reports on QEP shares. Zacks downgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Monday, August 10 report.

The volatility value is used by the investors for various reasons and purposes in measuring the fundamental price change and the rate of variation in QEP's price. On Monday, March 5 the stock of QEP Resources, Inc. The company has market cap of $2.72 billion. The firm conducts exploration and production activities in the Williston Basin in North Dakota, Permian Basin in western Texas; Pinedale Anticline in western Wyoming; Uinta Basin in eastern Utah; Haynesville/Cotton Valley in northwestern Louisiana; and other proven properties in Wyoming, Utah, and Colorado.The P/E ratio is 10.07. As of December 31, 2016, it had estimated proved reserves of 731.4 MMboe.

As of now, QEP Resources, Inc. has a P/S, P/E and P/B values of 1.72, 10.2 and 0.71 respectively. On during the last trading session the stock increased $0.46 or 4.26%, reaching $11.27.QEP Resources, Inc.is downtrending after having declined 22.78% since April 15, 2017. The ratio dived, as 79 active investment managers increased and opened new equity positions, while 90 decreased and sold equity positions in Brown Tom Inc. The active investment managers in our database now own: 37.08 million shares, down from 37.18 million shares in 2017Q3. After a recent look, the 14-day ATR for Qep Resources (QEP) is resting at 0.45.

Qep Resources announced that its board has approved a stock repurchase plan on Wednesday, February 28th that allows the company to repurchase $1.25 billion in shares. Natl Bank Of Mellon Corp holds 2.65M shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Cantor Fitzgerald initiated the shares of QEP in report on Wednesday, December 23 with "Buy" rating. (NYSE:QEP). Ajo Ltd Partnership stated it has 2.46 million shs or 0.1% of all its holdings. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System owns 371,650 shares. Patten Group Incorporated holds 0.27% or 6,385 shares. Virtu Fincl Limited Liability Corporation invested in 0.01% or 18,764 shares.

Now we move forward to see the historical returns of QEP Resources, Inc. which is United States of America based stock. (NYSE:QEP) or 1.01M shs. (NYSE:QEP). Peak6 Investments LP has invested 0% in QEP Resources, Inc. Piper Jaffray restated a "buy" rating and set a $14.00 price objective on shares of Qep Resources in a research report on Tuesday, January 9th. Sg Americas Secs Ltd Liability Com accumulated 190,515 shs or 0.02% of the stock.

Currently Qep Resources (NYSE:QEP)'s shares owned by insiders are 0.9%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 95.8%.

Since February 26, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $194,780 activity. Bank shares at first traded higher before falling, as the strong results were already priced in. (NYSE:QEP) to report earnings on April, 25. LNC's profit will be $438.71M for 8.61 P/E if the $2.01 EPS becomes a reality.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.9 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.20, from 1.23 in 2017Q3. 61 funds opened positions while 176 raised stakes. Nomura Inc, a Japan-based fund reported 67,314 shs. Farmers & Merchants Invs holds 2,314 shares or 0% of its portfolio. 8,328 are owned by Campbell And Adviser Lc. Fdx Advsr invested in 0.01% or 19,770 shares.

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