Newfield Stock Hits New 52-Week Low (NFX)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE: NFX) hit a new 52-week low Monday as it is currently trading at $32.12, below its previous 52-week low of $32.25 with 80,384 shares traded as of 9:35 a.m. ET. Average volume has been 2.5 million shares over the past 30 days.

Newfield has a market cap of $4.63 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 13.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Newfield Exploration Company, an independent energy company, engaged in the exploration, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids. It has operations in the Mid-Continent, the Rocky Mountains, and onshore Texas, as well as in Malaysia and China. The company has a P/E ratio of 8.2, below the average energy industry P/E ratio of 8.6 and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

TheStreet Ratings rates Newfield as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, increase in net income and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. You can view the full Newfield Ratings Report.

See all 52-week low stocks or get investment ideas from our investment research center.
null

If you liked this article you might like

ECB's Draghi May Be Ready to Change Course, but the BOJ Is in It for the Long Haul: Market Recon

Here Are the Best Energy Stocks to Buy Even if Oil Plunges to $20

Bullish and Bearish Reversals in the Market

Continental Resources to Sell Oklahoma Oil and Gas Assets