Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) EPS Analysis

Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) now has mean rating of 2.90 while 4 analysts have commented the shares as "BUY", 4 recommended as "OUTPERFORM" and 27 commented as "HOLD". Piper Jaffray Companies lowered their price objective on SM Energy Company to $44.00 in a research note on Wednesday. This is based on a 1-5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.

Bank of America Merrill Lynch began new coverage on SM Energy Company giving the company a "buy" rating.

Wall Street analysts are have a consensus analyst recommendation of 2.90 on the stock. 7 assigned the recommendations about the stock as a "Buy" signal and "Overweight" signal was reported by 1.

Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) now has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 0 while the company's industry has 7.83 P/E and the sector P/E is 30.91. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Spark Energy from a "hold" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $33.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, January 11th. The mean price target is calculated keeping in view the consensus of 14 brokerage firms.

Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) went down -1.31% during trading on 01/31/2017, with the company's shares hitting the price near $9.01.

The share price of the company (NYSE:SM) was down -6.83%, with a high of 31.16 during the day and the volume of SM Energy Company shares traded was 3671749. The stock carved out a 52-week low down at $6.97. This appreciation has taken its market valuation to 4.46B.

SM Energy Company has a 50 day moving average of 34.22 and a 200 day moving average of 34.57.

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Wolfe Research has upgraded SM Energy Co (NYSE:SM) to Outperform in a report released on 02/01/2017.

Several institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. BofA/Merrill analysts disclosed their opinion on Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) recently. FMR LLC now owns 10,211,756 shares of the energy company's stock valued at $275,717,000 after buying an additional 335,165 shares during the period. The reported earnings missed the analyst's consensus by $-0.03 with the surprise factor around -50.00%.

10/24/2016 - SM Energy Company had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at KLR Group. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.90 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range). Lazard Asset Management LLC bought a new position in shares of Southwestern Energy Company during the third quarter worth about $112,000. The share price of the stock plunged -6.11% for the year. Finally, BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. boosted its position in shares of SM Energy Company by 23.7% in the third quarter.

Richard F. Lane is one of the biggest insider owners in Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN), according to U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings.

Southwestern Energy Company is an independent energy company engaged in natural gas and oil exploration, development and production.

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