Devon Energy Corporation [NYSE: DVN] gained 1.13% or 0.1 points to close at $8.97 with a heavy trading volume of 10386667 shares. The company report on August 4, 2020 that Devon Energy Reports Second-Quarter 2020 Financial and Operational Results.
Devon Energy Corp. (NYSE: DVN) today reported financial and operational results for the second quarter 2020. The company’s earnings release, supplemental financial tables and related earnings presentation can be accessed via the Investor Relations section of Devon’s website, www.devonenergy.com. These materials will also be available on the Securities and Exchange Commission’s website.
The company’s second-quarter conference call will be held at 10 a.m. Central (11 a.m. Eastern) on Wednesday, August 5, 2020, and will serve primarily as a forum for analyst and investor questions and answers.
It opened the trading session at $8.79, the shares rose to $9.015 and dropped to $8.66, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for DVN points out that the company has recorded 5.29% gains over the past six months. However, it is still -95.0% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 8.25M shares, DVN reached to a volume of 10386667 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here is what top equities market gurus are saying about Devon Energy Corporation [DVN]:
CapitalOne have made an estimate for Devon Energy Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Overweight, with their previous recommendation back on August 26, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Credit Suisse raised their target price to Outperform. The new note on the price target was released on August 05, 2020, representing the official price target for Devon Energy Corporation stock. On July 21, 2020, analysts increased their price target for DVN shares from 10 to 15.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Devon Energy Corporation is set at 0.53, with the Price to Sales ratio for DVN stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.61. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.05, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 3.89. Price to Free Cash Flow for DVN in the course of the last twelve months was 2.22 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 2.30.
Trading performance analysis for DVN stock
Devon Energy Corporation [DVN] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -14.33. With this latest performance, DVN shares dropped by -26.78% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 5.29% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -62.70% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for DVN stock in for the last two-week period is set at 30.52, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 23.15, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 35.69 for Devon Energy Corporation [DVN]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 10.82, while it was recorded at 9.52 for the last single week of trading, and 14.83 for the last 200 days.
Devon Energy Corporation [DVN]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Devon Energy Corporation [DVN] shares currently have an operating margin of +4.67 and a Gross Margin at +12.17. Devon Energy Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -1.28.
Return on Total Capital for DVN is now 2.31, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -0.64. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -1.08, with Return on Assets sitting at -0.49. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Devon Energy Corporation [DVN] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 78.51. Additionally, DVN Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 43.98, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 33.21. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 78.21, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 43.82.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Devon Energy Corporation [DVN] managed to generate an average of -$45,000 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 7.38 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.38.Devon Energy Corporation’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 2.30 and a Current Ratio set at 2.30.
Devon Energy Corporation [DVN]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Devon Energy Corporation posted 0.29/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.16/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 81.20%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for DVN.
An analysis of insider ownership at Devon Energy Corporation [DVN]
There are presently around $2,760 million, or 82.60% of DVN stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of DVN stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 47,357,479, which is approximately 4.083% of the company’s market cap and around 0.20% of the total institutional ownership; INVESCO LTD., holding 26,403,977 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $236.84 million in DVN stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $236.23 million in DVN stock with ownership of nearly -17.116% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Devon Energy Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of August and at the time of the August reporting period, where 249 institutional holders increased their position in Devon Energy Corporation [NYSE:DVN] by around 37,128,019 shares. Additionally, 314 investors decreased positions by around 65,828,089 shares, while 76 investors held positions by with 204,781,478 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 307,737,586 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. DVN stock had 78 new institutional investments in for a total of 5,259,715 shares, while 103 institutional investors sold positions of 24,536,760 shares during the same period.