Analyst Ratings for Gulfport Energy Corp. (GPOR)Updated: 2017-07-26
Gulfport Energy Corp. (NASDAQ:GPOR) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for GPOR last month.
A buy rating was issued by 19 analysts, 1 issued an overweight rating, 6 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 1 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an decrease of 3 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. Meanwhile, the number of analysts pessimistic about the company has increased by 0.
Many analysts weighed in on price targets for GPOR. The most optimistic price target was 32, which equates to a potential upside of 135.9 percent. The lowest price target was 12, which equates to a potential downside of -11.54 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.
Analysts have revised their earnings estimates downwards for this quarter, by about -1.79 percent on average, compared to last month. This can be compared with the average change in earnings estimates over the past 3 months, which is 27.92 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -2.24 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 33.4 percent.
Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 5 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, which can be compared to the 5 analysts that decreased their estimates. Also over the last month, 6 analysts increased their estimates for the FY earnings, while 4 analysts made negative revisions to their fiscal year's estimates.
GPOR has traded between a high of 30.47 and a low of 12.47 over the past year. Today's price is 8.78 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 55.48 percent. GPOR has a P/E ratio of 0. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The GPOR value stock report compares GPOR to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of GPOR is $2.4 billion. GPOR is estimated to release their earnings results for the quarter on 0000-00-00, days from today.