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 highest price target was 32, which equates to a potential upside of 135.9 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 12, which equates to a potential downside of -11.54 percent. It is crucial to not blindly accept any price targets or stock ratings, because many analysts have it in their best interest to give positive coverage of certain stocks.
In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -1.79 percent. That number becomes 27.92 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Over the past 30 days, FY earnings estimates have also changed downwards by -2.24 percent. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 33.4 percent.
People are often interested in whether analysts were united in the direction of their revisions. 5 analysts have revised their quarterly estimates upwards in the past 30 days, while 5 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 6 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's 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 55.48 percent below the high. 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 stock has a market capitalization of $2.4 billion. GPOR will post this quarters earnings in days, on 0000-00-00.