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Vetr Inc. announced Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL), boosting its stock price target to $14.50 today

In a statement issued on 12/1/2016 Vetr Inc. upped the price target of Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL) to $14.50 indicating a possible upside of 0.19%.

Previously on 11/25/2016, RBC Capital Markets reported about Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL) raised the target price from $10.00 to $12.00. At the time, this indicated a possible upside of 0.16%.

Yesterday Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL) traded 30.28% higher at $12.22. The company’s 50-day moving average is $8.85 and its 200-day moving average is $9.06. The last stock close price is up 34.91% from the 200-day moving average, compared to the S&P 500 which has decreased -0.03% over the same time. 82,204,083 shares of the stock were exchanged, up from an average trading volume of 23,632,200

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Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL)

Whiting Petroleum Corp has a 52 week low of $3.35 and a 52 week high of $17.04 The company’s market cap is currently $0.

In addition to Vetr Inc. reporting its stock price target, a total of 34 brokerages have issued a research note on WLL. The one year target is $13.74 with six analysts rating the stock a strong buy, 10 firms rating the stock a buy, 21 equity analysts rating the company a hold, one equity analyst rating the company a underperform, and lastly 2 brokers rating the stock a sell.

General Information About Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL)

Whiting Petroleum Corporation is an independent oil and gas company. The Company is engaged in development, production, acquisition and exploration activities primarily in the Rocky Mountains and Permian Basin regions of the United States. The Company operates in the segment of exploration and production of crude oil, natural gas liquid (NGLs) and natural gas. The Company's estimated proved reserves totaled approximately 820.6 Million Barrels of Oil Equivalent (MMBOE). The Company has interests in approximately 5,889 gross (3,177 net) productive wells on approximately 948,600 gross (593,900 net) developed acres across all its geographical areas. The Company's Rocky Mountains operations include assets in the states of Colorado, Montana and North Dakota. The Company's Permian Basin operations include its North Ward Estes field in the Ward and Winkler counties of Texas. Its other operations primarily relate to non-core assets in Colorado, Mississippi, North Dakota, Texas and Wyoming.

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