Tengasco Stock Soars Higher (TGC)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Tengasco (AMEX: TGC) have taken a tremendous swing upward. The stock is trading at $1.19 as of 9:47 a.m. ET, 23.7% above Thursday's closing price of 96 cents. Volume is at 736,345, 1.3 times the daily average of 561,600.

Tengasco has a market cap of $65.5 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 50.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Tengasco, Inc. engages in the exploration and production of oil and natural gas in Kansas and Tennessee. The company also leases producing and non-producing properties for exploration and development activities. The company has a P/E ratio of 108, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 21.5.

TheStreet Ratings rates Tengasco as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the growth in the company's earnings per share has not been good. You can view the full Tengasco Ratings Report.

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