Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX) exchanged hands 3.28M shares versus average trading capacity of 2.69M shares, while its relative trading volume is 1.19. Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX)’s total market worth is $7.91B along with 198.88M outstanding shares.

Insiders has most recently took part in a trading activity, Boothby Lee K, President and CEO of the company in a transaction that occurred 12/28/2016 sold 30,000 shares of the stock. The stock was sold at a price of $41.72, for a total value of $1,251,630. Subsequent to the transaction Boothby Lee K owned a total of 230,162 shares of the stock.

In a separate transaction on 12/23/2016, Boothby Lee K, President and CEO sold 6,000 shares of the stock. Succeeding to the transaction Boothby Lee K owned overall 260,162 shares of the stock.

Moreover, Massaro Lawrence S, EVP & Chief Financial Officer sold 4,196 shares of the stock in a reserved transaction that ensued on 12/1/2016. At a price of $46.46, the stock was sold for an entire value of $194,925. Consequent to the transaction Massaro Lawrence S owned a total of 151,243 shares of the stock.

Currently, 0.60% shares of Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX) are owned by insiders with -3.45% six-month change in the insider ownership. The insider filler data counts the number of monthly positions over 3 month and 12 month time spans. For Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX) total 4 number of trades held during last 3 months and 56 during last 12 months, out of them 0 numbers of buys held in last 3 months and 9 buys in last 12 months. Whereas 4 numbers of sells held in last 3 months and 47 sells over the past 12 months.

For the duration of last three months Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX)’s total number of shares bought are 0 and sold 43,972 from a total of 43,972 traded shares. During last twelve months 41,368 number of shares bought and 601,431 sold from a total of 642,799 shares traded. A net activity of 43,972 took place in the course of three months, while 560,063 during last twelve months. Insider trading information is derived from Forms 3 and 4 filings are filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX) ended last trading session at the price of $40.50 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $52.94 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 12/16/16. Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX)’s highest estimates of price target are $69.00 and low forecast is $40.00 based on the opinion of 33 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 6.67. However brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 1.57 based on calls of 23 experts.

Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX) is expected to release the earnings of its current quarter on 2/21/17 After Market Close. The company is expected to release $0.35 EPS during current quarter according to 32 analysts whereas the company reported $0.3 EPS during same quarter a year ago. For the current quarter the stock has a lowest EPS estimates of $0.15 and high estimate of $0.56. Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are $398.04M according to 20 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are $370.9M and highest revenue estimates are $444.24M. A year ago the company’s sales were $362M. Its yearly sales growth estimates are 10.00%. Past 5 years growth of Newfield Exploration Co. (NYSE:NFX) observed at -22.65%, and for the next five years the analysts that follow this company are expecting its growth at 35.44%.