Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) - FREE Research Report

Stevens Michael J who is Vice President and CFO at Whiting Petroleum Corporation sold 23,936 shares at $65.50 on Nov. 1, 2013. Following this transaction, the Vice President and CFO owned 49,118 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 32.76% with the 23,936 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $67.27, up $1.77, or 2.62% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Whiting Petroleum Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 46,972
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 46,972
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 46,972

The average volume for Whiting Petroleum Corporation has been 2.0 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Whiting Petroleum Corporation has a market cap of $7.9 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 52.48% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday.

Whiting Petroleum Corporation, an independent oil and gas company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, exploitation, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas liquids, and natural gas in the United States. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.7. Currently there are 19 analysts that rate Whiting Petroleum Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Whiting Petroleum Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and compelling growth in net income. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Whiting Petroleum Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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