NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- EOG Resources (EOG) - Get Report stock is down by 2.29% to $67.93 in late morning trading on Thursday, ahead of the company's 2015 fourth quarter results, due out before the market open on Friday. 

Analysts surveyed by Thomson Reuters are forecasting the company will report a loss of 31 cents per share on revenue of $2.26 billion. 

EOG reported earnings of 79 cents per share on revenue of $4.65 billion during the 2014 fourth quarter.

Last year, EOG said the company was "not interested in accelerating crude oil production in a low-price environment."

Based in Houston, EOG is an exploration and production company focused on crude oil and natural gas.

Separately, recently, TheStreet Ratings objectively rated this stock according to its "risk-adjusted" total return prospect over a 12-month investment horizon. Not based on the news in any given day, the rating may differ from Jim Cramer's view or that of this articles's author.

TheStreet Ratings rates this stock as a "sell" with a ratings score of D+. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity, weak operating cash flow, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in its earnings per share.

You can view the full analysis from the report here: EOG

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