Worth Watching Stock Analyst Recommendations: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC), Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY)

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) showed a growth of 1.08% from the market’s prior closing price. That gain sent the price at $69.10 per share as of February 02,2017 when the total trading capacity was higher compared with their three months average volume of 4.35M shares. The consensus analyst PT for this stock has now been moved to $80.39.

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) Price Indications

The firm keeps price-to-earnings ratio at – in 12 months. In last trade, the intraday high was $69.60, putting the share price -5.77% below its 52-week high and trades 104.88% higher from the lowest price they have traded at during the previous year. It turned lower -0.25% from its 50-day simple moving average. The current price is up 17.08% from the average market prices over a 200-day period.

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) Thorough Brokerage Views

There are numerous brokerage names which are spending time researching on this stock. Of them, 0 have a Sell, 14 suggested Buy, 16 said Outperform and 7 called Hold rating for the stock, based on Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. 1 recommends the stock is “underperforming”. The company has a Consensus Recommendation of 1.87, according to Thomson Reuters data.

On February 02,2017, Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY) closed session up at $10.29 with 0.59%. The institutional holdings in the company makes up 54.40% while the Beta factor is 0.19. The stock’s RSI (Relative Strength Index) reached 61.44.

Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NLY) Price Potential

In recent trade, the price was 2.60% up its 200 day moving average and was brought 2.50% up versus its 50-day simple moving average. The stock exchanged hands at a volume of 5.14M shares whereas, the average volume was 7.22M shares. In the past 12 months, the share price floated in the $8.40 -$10.69 range. The market capitalization arrived at market cap 10.48 billion. After the day trading kicked off at $10.24, the stock was seen approaching $10.23 as its bottom price and $10.32 as its intraday high price. In previous session, the price was settled at $10.23.

Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NYSE:NLY) Analyst Point of Interest

There were more than a few analysts who recently mentioned the stock in their research. Currently the stock is holding a ‘Buy’ rating from 0 equity analysts. 0 Wall Street brokerages assign ‘Sell’ rating for the firm. 7 analysts are of a belief the stock is a ‘Hold’. ‘Underperform’ verdict was provided by 1 analysts and ‘Overweight’ verdict was shared by 1 analysts. The company has a Mean Recommendation of 3.00 based on a scale of 1-5 provided by Thomson Reuters.

Stock that got Upgrade: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC)

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) shares were down -1.68% on Wednesday when approximately 6.30M shares were traded, against the average daily trading volume of 3.49M. Analysts at Credit Agricole recently upgraded the stock to Underperform from Buy. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) has a consensus Strong buy rating, according to Zacks Investment Research. No analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, 6 have assigned a hold rating, 1 says it’s a buy, and 17 have assigned a strong buy rating to the company.

Analysts have a consensus target price of $80.39 in the 12-month period. The price objective is 17.60% higher than the recent closing price of $68.36. The 52-week price range is $33.73-$73.33 and the company has a market capitalization of $38.21 billion.

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) on February 1, 2017 announced 2016 fourth-quarter results, reporting a net loss attributable to common stockholders of $515 million, or $0.94 per share (diluted). These results include certain items typically excluded by the investment community in published estimates. In total, these items increased the net loss by $243 million, or $0.44 per share (diluted), on an after-tax basis. Net cash provided by operating activities in the fourth quarter of 2016 was $1.12 billion.

For the year ended Dec. 31, 2016, Anadarko reported a net loss attributable to common stockholders of $3.07 billion, or $5.90 per share (diluted). Full-year 2016 net cash provided by operating activities totaled $3.00 billion.

2016 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Surpassed initial sales-volume expectations by 11 million barrels of oil equivalent (BOE) on a same-store-sales basis, while keeping capital investments within initial guidance
  • Closed more than $4.0 billion of monetizations in 2016, with an additional $3.5 billion of announced divestitures, which are expected to close in the first quarter of 2017
  • Achieved operating milestones including production records at Lucius, Caesar/Tonga and in the Delaware and DJ basins, as well as first oil at Heidelberg and TEN
  • Closed the immediately accretive Freeport-McMoRan deepwater Gulf of Mexico acquisition
  • Increased the expected five-year compounded annual oil growth rate to 12 to 14 percent

“Our employees did outstanding work over the past year to overcome the prolonged market challenges and sharpen the company’s competitive focus going forward,” said Al Walker, Anadarko Chairman, President and CEO.  “As a result of these actions, we have a stronger balance sheet, an improved cost structure, and a more concentrated portfolio focused on higher-margin oil production provided by our leading positions in the Delaware and DJ basins and the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. These accomplishments, along with our monetization activities, the cash-generating capabilities of our international operations, a successful exploration program, and the acquisition of Freeport-McMoRan’s Gulf of Mexico properties, have created strong momentum going into 2017. We are already increasing investments in our three ‘Ds’ to drive a five-year compounded annual oil growth rate of 12 to 14 percent, and I believe Anadarko is in a better position to deliver value than at any time in my tenure with the company.”

Analyst Summary You Should Be Viewing Today: Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (NYSE:ETE), Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC)

Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (NYSE:ETE) showed a decline of -0.39% from the market’s prior closing price. That fall sent the price at $17.95 per share as of January 31,2017 when the total trading capacity was lower compared with their three months average volume of 7.04M shares. The consensus analyst PT for this stock has now been moved to $19.84.

Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (ETE) Price Indications

The firm keeps price-to-earnings ratio at 17.79 in 12 months. In last trade, the intraday high was $18.17, putting the share price -10.47% below its 52-week high and trades 376.88% higher from the lowest price they have traded at during the previous year. It turned lower -0.49% from its 50-day simple moving average. The current price is up 15.43% from the average market prices over a 200-day period.

Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (NYSE:ETE) Thorough Brokerage Views

There are numerous brokerage names which are spending time researching on this stock. Of them, 0 have a Sell, 4 suggested Buy, 6 said Outperform and 8 called Hold rating for the stock, based on Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. 0 recommends the stock is “underperforming”. The company has a Consensus Recommendation of 2.22, according to Thomson Reuters data.

On January 31,2017, Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) closed session up at $69.53 with 1.02%. The institutional holdings in the company makes up 89.00% while the Beta factor is 1.48. The stock’s RSI (Relative Strength Index) reached 46.01.

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) Price Potential

In recent trade, the price was 18.20% up its 200 day moving average and was brought 0.80% up versus its 50-day simple moving average. The stock exchanged hands at a volume of 5.37M shares whereas, the average volume was 4.39M shares. In the past 12 months, the share price floated in the $33.73 -$73.33 range. The market capitalization arrived at market cap 38.86 billion. After the day trading kicked off at $68.90, the stock was seen approaching $67.95 as its bottom price and $69.69 as its intraday high price. In previous session, the price was settled at $68.83.

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) Analyst Point of Interest

There were more than a few analysts who recently mentioned the stock in their research. Currently the stock is holding a ‘Buy’ rating from 14 equity analysts. 1 Wall Street brokerages assign ‘Sell’ rating for the firm. 6 analysts are of a belief the stock is a ‘Hold’. ‘Underperform’ verdict was provided by 1 analysts and ‘Overweight’ verdict was shared by 16 analysts. The company has a Mean Recommendation of 1.92 based on a scale of 1-5 provided by Thomson Reuters.

Analyst Summary You Should Be Viewing Today: Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES), Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC)

Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) showed a decline of -1.69% from the market’s prior closing price. That fall sent the price at $53.94 per share as of January 30,2017 when the total trading capacity was higher compared with their three months average volume of 4.33M shares. The consensus analyst PT for this stock has now been moved to $65.75.

Hess Corporation (HES) Price Indications

The firm keeps price-to-earnings ratio at – in 12 months. In last trade, the intraday high was $54.83, putting the share price -17.40% below its 52-week high and trades 48.73% higher from the lowest price they have traded at during the previous year. It turned lower -8.19% from its 50-day simple moving average. The current price is down -2.65% from the average market prices over a 200-day period.

Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) Thorough Brokerage Views

There are numerous brokerage names which are spending time researching on this stock. Of them, 0 have a Sell, 5 suggested Buy, 8 said Outperform and 14 called Hold rating for the stock, based on Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. 0 recommends the stock is “underperforming”. The company has a Consensus Recommendation of 2.33, according to Thomson Reuters data.

On January 30,2017, Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) closed session down at $68.83 with -1.69%. The institutional holdings in the company makes up 89.00% while the Beta factor is 1.48. The stock’s RSI (Relative Strength Index) reached 48.22.

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) Price Potential

In recent trade, the price was 17.21% up its 200 day moving average and was brought -0.03% down versus its 50-day simple moving average. The stock exchanged hands at a volume of 4.46M shares whereas, the average volume was 4.41M shares. In the past 12 months, the share price floated in the $33.73 -$73.33 range. The market capitalization arrived at market cap 38.47 billion. After the day trading kicked off at $69.75, the stock was seen approaching $67.37 as its bottom price and $69.75 as its intraday high price. In previous session, the price was settled at $70.01.

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) Analyst Point of Interest

There were more than a few analysts who recently mentioned the stock in their research. Currently the stock is holding a ‘Buy’ rating from 14 equity analysts. 1 Wall Street brokerages assign ‘Sell’ rating for the firm. 6 analysts are of a belief the stock is a ‘Hold’. ‘Underperform’ verdict was provided by 1 analysts and ‘Overweight’ verdict was shared by 16 analysts. The company has a Mean Recommendation of 1.92 based on a scale of 1-5 provided by Thomson Reuters.