Analysts Review on: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) soared 2.42% during previous trade, a total of 40.84M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 39.69M shares whereas its relative volume is 1.04. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.87B along with 906.83M outstanding shares. Stock’s intraday price range hit the peak level of $5.53 and touched the lowest level of $5.25.

Most recently Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)’s price target was revised on 4/24/17 and according to 30 analysts stock’s price will reach at $7.17 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 2.38. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $2.50 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $11, if we look at the price target with an optimistic approach it has upside potential of 100% from its latest closing price of $5.51.

Historically, if we look at price target revisions, two weeks ago Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)’s price target was revised on 04/03/17 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimates of the stock set at $11 while the bearish estimates kept at $2.50 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $7.37, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 2.38.

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 2.78. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 23 brokerage recommendations 5 rate Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) stock a Strong Buy, 1 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 14 rate Hold, 0 rate Sell and 3 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 2/24/17 the stock of Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) upgraded by UBS from Sell to Neutral. However previously on 10/25/16 it was upgraded by by Jefferies from Underperform to Hold. A research note issued on 11/10/16 the stock was upgraded by RBC Capital Mkts from Underperform to Sector Perform.

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) performance over the past one year plunged -13.91% whereas its year to date (YTD) performance indicated a bearish trend of -21.51%. During the last six months the stock slipped -17.51%. Quarterly performance of the company shows declining momentum of -20.26% while its last one month trend is positive with 5.56%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed down trend of -2.65%.

The company’s price sits -2.74% below from its 50-day moving average of $5.57 and -10.30% away from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $6.26. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)’s shares are currently trading -32.80% away from the 52-week high price of $8.20 and +54.78% far from the 52-week low price of $3.56.

According to consensus agreement of 30 analysts Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) will report earnings per share of $0.19 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 5/4/17 Before Market Open. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $0.34 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.1. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $-0.1 EPS. Current year EPS projections for Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) set at $0.76 according to the sentiments of 34 analysts, while its lowest earnings estimates are $0.22 and highest earnings estimates are $1.3.

According to 9 analysts, Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $2.32B meanwhile the company has high revenue estimates of $2.55B in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $2.06B. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $9.46B compared to low analyst estimates of $8.41B and high estimates of $10.62B according to the projection of 11 analysts.

Stock on Analyst Radar: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) share price plunged -0.72% or -0.04 points to reach at $5.52 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $5.45 – $5.64 during previous trading session. A total of 33.41M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 40.10M shares. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) has a market capitalization of $5.02B and most recently 906.83M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) is at 41.96.

According to sentiments of 30 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $7.17. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $11 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $2.50.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.19 derived from a total of 30 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.1 and can go high up to $0.34. However a year ago during same quarter Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) reported $-0.1 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.15 per share according to consensus of 28 analysts.

According to sentiments of 9 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $2.33B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $2.06B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $2.55B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.81 on the shares of Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK). Out of rating recommendations 3 have given the stock a Buy while 5 recommend the stock as Outperform. 24 have given the stock a Hold rating, 4 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is -4.95% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -3.09% along with -9.97% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) shares were trading -32.68% below from the 52-week high mark of $8.20 and +55.06% above from the 52-week bottom of $3.56. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/12/16 and 52-week low price on 5/23/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has slipped -6.28% in the past one week and soared 10.40% during previous one month drive, the stock went down -17.49% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance plunged -17.86% while yearly performance of the company fell -10.82%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at -21.37%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -36.20%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 160.80% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -56.90%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.25, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 4.23%, 4.74% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 1.93.

The company’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.60 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 0.60.

Watch List: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) share price plunged -0.49% or -0.03 points to reach at $6.15 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $6.12 – $6.39 during previous trading session. A total of 43.05M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 40.60M shares. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) has a market capitalization of $5.53B and most recently 906.83M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) is at 59.12.

According to sentiments of 30 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $7.31. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $11 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $2.50.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.19 derived from a total of 29 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.1 and can go high up to $0.34. However a year ago during same quarter Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) reported $-0.1 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.15 per share according to consensus of 28 analysts.

According to sentiments of 9 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $2.33B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $2.06B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $2.55B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.81 on the shares of Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK). Out of rating recommendations 3 have given the stock a Buy while 5 recommend the stock as Outperform. 24 have given the stock a Hold rating, 4 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 8.71% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 6.49% along with 1.01% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) shares were trading -25% below from the 52-week high mark of $8.20 and +72.75% above from the 52-week bottom of $3.56. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/12/16 and 52-week low price on 5/23/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 0.65% in the past one week and soared 17.37% during previous one month drive, the stock went down -11.13% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance plunged -2.07% while yearly performance of the company advanced 1.49%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at -12.39%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -36.20%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 160.80% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -56.90%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.26, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 3.07%, 4.66% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 1.93.

The company’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.60 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 0.60.

Steady Stock Movements: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) share price plunged -1.27% or -0.08 points to reach at $6.20 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $6.16 – $6.32 during previous trading session. A total of 32.89M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 42.19M shares. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) has a market capitalization of $5.78B and most recently 906.83M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) is at 62.75.

According to sentiments of 30 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $7.31. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $11 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $2.50.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.19 derived from a total of 28 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.1 and can go high up to $0.34. However a year ago during same quarter Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) reported $-0.1 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.15 per share according to consensus of 27 analysts.

According to sentiments of 9 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $2.33B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $2.06B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $2.55B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.81 on the shares of Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK). Out of rating recommendations 3 have given the stock a Buy while 5 recommend the stock as Outperform. 24 have given the stock a Hold rating, 4 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 12.47% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 6.65% along with 2.26% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) shares were trading -24.39% below from the 52-week high mark of $8.20 and +75.14% above from the 52-week bottom of $3.54. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/12/16 and 52-week low price on 5/23/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 4.38% in the past one week and soared 20.86% during previous one month drive, the stock went down -11.55% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance plunged -6.77% while yearly performance of the company advanced 64.89%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at -11.68%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -36.20%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 160.80% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -56.90%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.28, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 6.09%, 4.85% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.00.

The company’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.60 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 0.60.

Trader’s Roundup: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) share price soared 6.76% or 0.40 points to reach at $6.32 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $5.83 – $6.33 during previous trading session. A total of 73.28M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 41.27M shares. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) has a market capitalization of $5.71B and most recently 906.83M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) is at 68.11.

According to sentiments of 30 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $7.29. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $11.00 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $2.50.

The consensus means EPS for the current quarter is at $0.19 derived from a total of 27 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.1 and can go high up to $0.34. However a year ago during same quarter Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) reported -$0.1 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.15 per share according to consensus of 26 analysts.

According to sentiments of 9 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $2.33B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $2.06B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $2.55B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.81 on the shares of Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK). Out of rating recommendations 3 have given the stock a Buy while 5 recommend the stock as Outperform. 24 have given the stock a Hold rating, 4 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) distance from 20 day simple moving average is 18.27% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 7.97% along with 4.66% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value is the 52 week price high and low levels. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) shares were trading -22.93% below from the 52-week high mark of $8.20 and 79.04% above from the 52-week bottom of $3.53. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/12/16, and 52-week low price on 04/07/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 17.25% in the past one week and soared 18.13% during previous one month drive, the stock went down -8.67% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance fell -1.25% while yearly performance of the company advanced 68.09%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at -9.97%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -36.20%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 160.80% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -56.90%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.27, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 6.29%, 4.84% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.00.

The company’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.60 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 0.60.

Investor’s Alert: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) share price soared 1.54% or 0.09 points to reach at $5.94 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $5.81 – $5.95 during previous trading session. A total of 28.78M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 41.15M shares. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) has a market capitalization of $5.47B and most recently 906.83M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) is at 62.03.

According to sentiments of 30 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $7.29. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $11 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $2.50.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.18 derived from a total of 26 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.1 and can go high up to $0.31. However a year ago during same quarter Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) reported $-0.1 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.15 per share according to consensus of 24 analysts.

According to sentiments of 9 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $2.33B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $2.06B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $2.55B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.81 on the shares of Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK). Out of rating recommendations 3 have given the stock a Buy while 5 recommend the stock as Outperform. 24 have given the stock a Hold rating, 4 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 12.41% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 0.98% along with -1.36% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) shares were trading -27.56% below from the 52-week high mark of $8.20 and +68.27% above from the 52-week bottom of $3.53. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/12/16 and 52-week low price on 4/5/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 13.79% in the past one week and soared 10.82% during previous one month drive, the stock went down -17.04% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance plunged -2.94% while yearly performance of the company advanced 55.09%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at -15.38%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -36.20%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 160.80% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -56.90%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.25, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 5.26%, 4.49% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.03.

The company’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.60 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 0.60.

Analysts Review: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) share price soared 4.46% or 0.23 points to reach at $5.39 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $5.14 – $5.42 during previous trading session. A total of 41.32M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 38.20M shares. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) has a market capitalization of $4.83B and most recently 906.83M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) is at 46.56.

According to sentiments of 30 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $7.36. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $11 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $2.50.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.18 derived from a total of 25 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.08 and can go high up to $0.31. However a year ago during same quarter Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) reported $-0.1 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.15 per share according to consensus of 23 analysts.

According to sentiments of 8 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $2.32B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $2.06B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $2.55B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.81 on the shares of Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK). Out of rating recommendations 3 have given the stock a Buy while 5 recommend the stock as Outperform. 24 have given the stock a Hold rating, 4 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 2.66% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -9.56% along with -10.19% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) shares were trading -34.27% below from the 52-week high mark of $8.20 and +52.69% above from the 52-week bottom of $3.53. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/12/16 and 52-week low price on 4/5/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has climbed 6.31% in the past one week and plunged -4.09% during previous one month drive, the stock went down -27.55% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance plunged -18.58% while yearly performance of the company advanced 33.42%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at -23.22%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -36.20%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 160.80% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -56.90%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.24, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 4.03%, 4.23% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.03.

The company’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.60 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 0.60.

Traders Recap: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) share price soared 2.55% or 0.13 points to reach at $5.22 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $5.11 – $5.30 during previous trading session. A total of 30.85M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 38.17M shares. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) has a market capitalization of $4.94B and most recently 906.83M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) is at 39.21.

According to sentiments of 29 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $7.30. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $11 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $2.50.

The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.17 derived from a total of 22 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.08 and can go high up to $0.31. However a year ago during same quarter Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) reported $-0.1 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.14 per share according to consensus of 21 analysts.

According to sentiments of 7 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $2.29B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $2.06B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $2.52B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.81 on the shares of Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK). Out of rating recommendations 3 have given the stock a Buy while 5 recommend the stock as Outperform. 24 have given the stock a Hold rating, 4 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is -1.43% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -13.42% along with -12.99% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) shares were trading -36.34% below from the 52-week high mark of $8.20 and +47.88% above from the 52-week bottom of $3.53. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/12/16 and 52-week low price on 4/5/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has slipped -1.32% in the past one week and plunged -9.22% during previous one month drive, the stock went down -29.74% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance plunged -24.02% while yearly performance of the company advanced 22.82%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at -25.64%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -36.20%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 160.80% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -56.90%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.23, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 3.73%, 4.25% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.02.

The company’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.60 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 0.60.

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK): Reviewing Company’s Shares

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) soared 1.80% during previous trade, a total of 40.38M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 38.10M shares whereas its relative volume is 1.05. The stock has a market capitalization of $4.55B along with 906.83M outstanding shares. Stock’s intraday price range hit the peak level of $5.20 and touched the lowest level of $5.00.

Most recently Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)’s price target was revised on 3/21/17 and according to 29 analysts stock’s price will reach at $7.30 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 2.41. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $2.50 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $11, if we look at the price target with an optimistic approach it has upside potential of 116% from its latest closing price of $5.09.

Historically, if we look at price target revisions, two weeks ago Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)’s price target was revised on 02/24/17 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimates of the stock set at $11 while the bearish estimates kept at $2.50 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $7.09, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 2.48.

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 2.86. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 22 brokerage recommendations 4 rate Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) stock a Strong Buy, 1 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 14 rate Hold, 0 rate Sell and 3 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 2/24/17 the stock of Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) upgraded by UBS from Sell to Neutral. However previously on 10/25/16 it was upgraded by by Jefferies from Underperform to Hold. A research note issued on 11/10/16 the stock was upgraded by RBC Capital Mkts from Underperform to Sector Perform.

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) performance over the past one year soared 23.24% whereas its year to date (YTD) performance indicated a bearish trend of -27.49%. During the last six months the stock slipped -24.48%. Quarterly performance of the company shows declining momentum of -30.18% while its last one month trend is negative with -14.02%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed down trend of -6.61%.

The company’s price sits -16.08% below from its 50-day moving average of $5.69 and -15.12% away from the stock’s 200-day moving average which is $6.43. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)’s shares are currently trading -37.93% away from the 52-week high price of $8.20 and +44.19% far from the 52-week low price of $3.53.

According to consensus agreement of 22 analysts Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) will report earnings per share of $0.17 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 5/4/17. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $0.31 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.08. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $-0.1 EPS. Current year EPS projections for Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) set at $0.71 according to the sentiments of 29 analysts, while its lowest earnings estimates are $0.33 and highest earnings estimates are $1.15.

According to 7 analysts, Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $2.29B meanwhile the company has high revenue estimates of $2.52B in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $2.06B. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $9.31B compared to low analyst estimates of $8.41B and high estimates of $10.19B according to the projection of 9 analysts.

Stock on the Move: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) share price plunged -2.12% or -0.11 points to reach at $5.07 during previous trading session. The stock’s price fluctuated within the range of $5.02 – $5.23 during previous trading session. A total of 28.77M shares exchanged hands, whereas the company’s average trading volume stands at 38.49M shares. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) has a market capitalization of $4.50B and most recently 906.83M outstanding shares have been calculated.

In terms of market analysis and trading signals, RSI moving above the horizontal 30 reference level is viewed as a bullish indicator, while the RSI moving below the horizontal 70 reference level is seen to be a bearish indicator. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) is at 34.04.

According to sentiments of 29 analysts the mean estimates of short term price target for the company’s stock is marked at $7.37. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $11.00 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $2.50.

The consensus means EPS for the current quarter is at $0.17 derived from a total of 22 estimates. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $0.08 and can go high up to $0.31. However a year ago during same quarter Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) reported -$0.1 EPS.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.15 per share according to consensus of 21 analysts.

According to sentiments of 7 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $2.29B for the current quarter. Bearish revenue estimates established at $2.06B while the bullish revenue forecast has been figured out at $2.52B.

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.86 on the shares of Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK). Out of rating recommendations 2 have given the stock a Buy while 5 recommend the stock as Outperform. 24 have given the stock a Hold rating, 4 as Underperform and 0 as Sell.

On technical side, moving averages may help to distinguish direction of tendencies, and they might also be used to set levels of sustenance and resistance. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) distance from 20 day simple moving average is -6.54% whereas its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -17.45% along with -15.36% distance from 200 day simple moving average.

An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock’s current and future value are the 52 week price high and low levels. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) shares were trading -38.17% below from the 52-week high mark of $8.20 and 43.63% above from the 52-week bottom of $3.53. The stock hit its 52-week high price on 12/12/16, and 52-week low price on 04/05/16.

When we have a peek on stock’s historical trends we come to know that, the stock has slipped -3.24% in the past one week and plunged -16.89% during previous one month drive, the stock went down -23.39% during past quarter. In the last six months the stock’s performance fell -25.55% while yearly performance of the company advanced 3.89%. The company’s year to date (YTD) performance is at -27.78%.

While taking a glance at financials, we can look at a number of key indicators. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -36.20%. The company currently has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 160.80% and a Return on Investment (ROI) of -56.90%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.24, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 4.27%, 4.65% respectively. Beta value of the stock stands at 2.02.

The company’s quick ratio for most recent quarter is 0.60 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 0.60.