Shares in Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) Acquired by AQR Capital Management LLC

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Shares in Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) Acquired by AQR Capital Management LLC

The company has a market cap of $537.74M and its 12 month revenue was nearly $1.82B. The Firm is engaged in development, production, acquisition and exploration activities primarily in the Rocky Mountains region of the United States. A negative earnings surprise will usually result in a decline in share price. It is involved in the exploration and production of crude oil, natural gas liquid (NGLs) and natural gas.

Institutional owners hold 84.70% stake while Insiders ownership held at 0.20% in the company. The Point72 Asset Management Lp holds 700,000 shares with $8.41M value, down from 2.96M last quarter. Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL) has trailing twelve month Return on Assets of -10.5%, which is key indicator of how profitable a company is relative to its total assets. Shares are clocking price at $4.80 with change of -1.23%. Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT) has risen 13.83% since August 8, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 24.43% the S&P500. EPS breaks down the profitability of the company on a single share basis. It also upped China Pete & Chem Corp (NYSE:SNP) stake by 104,770 shares and now owns 448,752 shares. We have $4.97 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:WLL worth $52.50M more. Its down 0.14, from 1.31 in 2016Q3. It worsened, as 35 investors sold Whiting Petroleum Corp shares while 97 reduced holdings. 62 funds opened positions while 93 raised stakes. The High end of the forecast is $-0.14 per share, while the Low end is $-0.35 per share. 84,125 were accumulated by Bard Associate. Finemark Bancorporation & stated it has 0.07% in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT). Maine-based Schroder Inv has invested 0.02% in Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL). (NYSE:TISI). Swiss Bank reported 0% in Team, Inc. Old Second National Bank Of Aurora has invested 0.07% in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT). Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale holds 96,903 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. 51,998 are owned by Legal & General Grp Inc Public Ltd Com. Sterling Capital Ltd Liability Co reported 19,377 shares. Blackrock holds 410,710 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. (NYSE:TISI) or 42,000 shares. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department owns 567,386 shares. A 12 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while 4 believe that investors should either steer clear of (NYSE:WLL) or, if they already own its stock, sell it. Therefore 50% are positive. The stock of Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, July 31 by Wunderlich.

5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) stands at -7.13 while the industry's and the sector's growth for next 5 years ticked at -1.76 and -9.89 respectively. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, May 15 by Jefferies. Wells Fargo And Company Mn holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL) for 1.76 million shares. A stock with a beta more than 1 means high volatile and less than 1 means low volatile. Whiting Petroleum Corporation now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $11.28. WLL was included in 6 notes of analysts from September 13, 2016. Oppenheimer maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, July 5 report. R. F. Lafferty boosted their price objective on Whiting Petroleum Corporation from $14.00 to $15.00 and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Thursday, April 27th.

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The collective rating of 1.8 for Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. The target implies a 77.76% spike from where the shares are now trading. The original version of this news story can be read at The stock of Whiting Petroleum Corp (NYSE:WLL) has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, March 18 by Cowen & Co.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "193,743 Shares in Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) Acquired by AQR Capital Management LLC" was first posted by Sports Perspectives and is the sole property of of Sports Perspectives. Fine Capital Partners L.P. owns 11.27 million shares or 13.34% of their U.S. portfolio. Snow Capital Management Lp holds 2.84 million shares. Schneider Capital Management Corp, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 4.02 million shares. First Fin Corporation In owns 500 shares. Whiting Petroleum Corp (WLL) has declined 20.87% since August 10, 2016 and is downtrending.

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