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.
Several price targets were given for GPOR by the analysts covering the stock. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 32, which equates to a potential upside of 135.9 percent. The minimum price target given was 12, implying a possible loss 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. The average change in earnings estimates over the last 90 days is 27.92 percent. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised downwards by -2.24 percent, compared to last month. If we look at the last 90 days instead, we find a net average change of 33.4 percent in FY estimates.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 5 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 5 analysts made negative revisions. Over the same time period, 6 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, 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. The current market price is above the trailing year's low by 8.78 percent, and below the high by 55.48 percent. GPOR has a price/earnings 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 stock has a market capitalization of $2.4 billion. GPOR will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.