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WPX Energy Inc (NYSE:WPX) has been upgraded to Equal Weight in a statement by Barclays PLC earlier today.

Barclays PLC has upgraded WPX Energy Inc (NYSE:WPX) to Equal Weight in a statement released on Monday October 17, 2016.

Having a price of $12.43, WPX Energy Inc (NYSE:WPX) traded -0.80% lower on the day. With the last close up 21.97% from the two hundred day average, compared with the Standard & Poor's 500 Index which has decreased -0.01% over the same period. WPX has recorded a 50-day average of $12.54 and a two hundred day average of $10.19. Trade Volume was down over the average, with 5,015,969 shares of WPX changing hands under the typical 9,054,360

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WPX Energy Inc (NYSE:WPX)

WPX Energy Inc has with a one year low of $2.53 and a one year high of $13.92 and has a market capitalization of $0.

A total of 25 analysts have released a report on WPX Energy Inc. Three analysts rating the company a strong buy, twelve analysts rating the company a buy, nine analysts rating the company a hold, one analyst rating the company a underperform, and finally zero analysts rating the company a sell with a 12-month price target of $12.45.

General Company Details For WPX Energy Inc (NYSE:WPX)

WPX Energy, Inc. is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company. The Company is engaged in the exploitation and development of long-life unconventional properties. It is engaged in the domestic development, production and gas management activities of oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids (NGLs) segment. It is focused on exploiting and developing its oil positions in the Williston Basin in North Dakota, and the Permian and San Juan Basins in the southwestern United States. It operates approximately 700 wells in the Permian Basin and also owns interests in over 960 wells operated by others. It holds over 94,000 net acres in the Permian Basin, and specifically in the Delaware Basin sub-area, with operations located in Eddy, Lea and Chaves Counties in New Mexico and Loving, Pecos, Reeves, Ward and Winkler Counties in Texas. It holds over 84,740 net acres in the Williston Basin. It holds approximately 130,000 net acres in the gas window of the San Juan basin.

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