Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) - FREE Research Report

Brown James T who is President and COO at Whiting Petroleum Corporation sold 10,900 shares at $66.99 on Nov. 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the President and COO owned 101,788 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 9.67% with the 10,900 share transaction.

Jensen Brent P who is Treasurer at Whiting Petroleum Corporation sold 1,598 shares at $67.47 on Nov. 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the Treasurer owned 30,250 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 5.02% with the 1,598 share transaction.

Ross Rick A Mr. who is Vice President at Whiting Petroleum Corporation sold 10,000 shares at $67.14 on Nov. 6, 2013. Following this transaction, the Vice President owned 23,590 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 29.77% with the 10,000 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $61.71, down $5.43, or 8.8% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Whiting Petroleum Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 70,908
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 70,908
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 70,908

The average volume for Whiting Petroleum Corporation has been 2.1 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 54.02% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

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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