Chesapeake Energy Corp (CHK)

CHK (NYSE:Energy) EQUITY
$15.99
neg -0.21
-1.30%
Today's Range: 16.08 - 16.34 | CHK Avg Daily Volume: 15,927,900
Last Update: 03/04/15 - 10:16 AM EST
Volume: 1,670,300
YTD Performance: -17.22%
Open: $16.26
Previous Close: $16.20
52 Week Range: $16.18 - $31.49
Oustanding Shares: 665,038,368
Market Cap: 11,039,636,909
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for CHK
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A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 5 6 6 6
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 11 9 11 11
Moderate Sell 1 1 0 0
Strong Sell 1 2 1 1
Mean Rec. 2.58 2.58 2.42 2.42
Latest Dividend: 0.09
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.11%
Dividend Ex-Date: 01/13/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 8.88
Price Earnings Comparisons:
CHK Sector Avg. S&P 500
8.88 10.10 27.72
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-18.59% -36.72% -33.42%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 42.10 0.80 0.21
Net Income 130.00 0.17 0.05
EPS 127.20 -0.22 -0.08
Earnings for CHK:
EBITDA 3.61B
Revenue 20.95B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/15) Qtr (06/15) FY (12/15) FY (12/16)
Average Estimate $0.09 $0.05 $0.39 $0.41
Number of Analysts 12 10 19 14
High Estimate $0.25 $0.25 $1.45 $1.57
Low Estimate $-0.16 $-0.16 $-0.51 $-0.42
Prior Year $0.59 $0.36 $1.49 $0.39
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -84.89% -85.00% -73.90% 4.13%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
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Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
Despite underperforming so far, the portfolio is well undervalued.
A temporary glut in supply is causing a massive bust in prices.
And this is only the beginning.
Bearish
Feb 26, 2015 | 7:33 AM EST
Shares of CHK now seen reaching $16, according to Jefferies. Estimates also reduced, as capital spending remains high, despite lower vo...
Don't try to infer too much from a list of buys and sells.
Off to a slow start, but time is still on our side in 2015.

Checking on the Oil Space Real Money Pro($)

Airlines are down on oil's rise and Chesapeake Energy (CHK) up over 5% after it was added to B. Riley's February focus list, which includes analysts' "best idea" for the month. These mid-majors I believe are the sweet spot to invest in the beaten down E&P space right now. They have financial flexibility via the majors but the faster growth of the smaller players. Should also be able to pick up assets on the cheap if oil stays depressed and less financial stable players have to initiate fire sales. Others like Devon Energy (DVN) and EOG Resources (EOG) also have held up well consider the carnage among their small-cap brethren.
Tuesday's meaningful lessons could pay off in long run.
Bullish
Jan 23, 2015 | 6:40 AM EST
CHK was upgraded from Neutral to Outperform, Credit Suisse said. Valuation call, based on a $24 price target. 
No way yet to be bullish on oil services.

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