Southwestern Energy Company [NYSE: SWN] closed the trading session at $3.41 on 01/22/21. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $3.23, while the highest price level was $3.425. The company report on January 5, 2021 that Southwestern Energy Issues Statement on Untimely Passing of Julian Bott.
Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE: SWN) announced that Julian Bott, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, passed away unexpectedly on January 3, 2021 after experiencing a sudden non-COVID related medical condition.
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The stocks have a year to date performance of 14.43 percent and weekly performance of -10.97 percent. The stock has been moved at 32.17 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed 4.28 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed 18.82 percent over the most recent 3-months.
If compared to the average trading volume of 19.37M shares, SWN reached to a volume of 19249413 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about Southwestern Energy Company [SWN]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for SWN shares is $3.91 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on SWN stock is a recommendation set at 2.90. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Tudor Pickering have made an estimate for Southwestern Energy Company shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on January 12, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Citigroup raised their target price to Neutral. The new note on the price target was released on December 17, 2020, representing the official price target for Southwestern Energy Company stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $2.40, while UBS analysts kept a Sell rating on SWN stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Southwestern Energy Company is set at 0.25, with the Price to Sales ratio for SWN stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 1.00. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 5.09, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.14.
SWN stock trade performance evaluation
Southwestern Energy Company [SWN] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -10.97. With this latest performance, SWN shares gained by 4.28% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 32.17% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 97.11% 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 SWN stock in for the last two-week period is set at 51.25, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 48.15, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 52.52 for Southwestern Energy Company [SWN]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 3.20, while it was recorded at 3.61 for the last single week of trading, and 2.89 for the last 200 days.
Southwestern Energy Company [SWN]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Southwestern Energy Company [SWN] shares currently have an operating margin of +10.04 and a Gross Margin at +17.35. Southwestern Energy Company’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +29.33.
Return on Total Capital for SWN is now 5.91, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is 17.32. Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 31.78, with Return on Assets sitting at 13.82. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Southwestern Energy Company [SWN] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 73.78. Additionally, SWN Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 42.46, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 33.72. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 72.74, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 41.85.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Southwestern Energy Company [SWN] managed to generate an average of $965,330 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 6.56 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.47.Southwestern Energy Company’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.70 and a Current Ratio set at 0.70.
Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for Southwestern Energy Company [SWN] stock
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Southwestern Energy Company posted 0.18/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.11/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 63.60%. 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 SWN.
Southwestern Energy Company [SWN]: Insider Ownership positions
There are presently around $2,250 million, or 93.80% of SWN stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of SWN stocks are: BLACKROCK INC. with ownership of 94,489,086, which is approximately 8.894% of the company’s market cap and around 0.10% of the total institutional ownership; FMR LLC, holding 87,573,549 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $298.63 million in SWN stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $239.53 million in SWN stock with ownership of nearly 5.429% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Southwestern Energy Company stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of February and at the time of the February reporting period, where 142 institutional holders increased their position in Southwestern Energy Company [NYSE:SWN] by around 119,416,728 shares. Additionally, 127 investors decreased positions by around 40,508,217 shares, while 70 investors held positions by with 499,920,966 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 659,845,911 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. SWN stock had 46 new institutional investments in for a total of 54,860,073 shares, while 39 institutional investors sold positions of 7,116,338 shares during the same period.