CHK - Chesapeake Energy Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
4.67
+0.01 (+0.21%)
At close: 4:01PM EDT

4.67 0.00 (0.00%)
Pre-Market: 8:37AM EDT

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Previous Close4.66
Open4.63
Bid4.65 x 4000
Ask4.67 x 1000
Day's Range4.57 - 4.74
52 Week Range2.53 - 5.60
Volume27,388,865
Avg. Volume38,013,779
Market Cap4.191B
Beta2.51
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateAug 1, 2018 - Aug 6, 2018
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend Date2015-04-13
1y Target Est4.21
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  • Natural Gas at New Two-Month Low: Do Gas-Weighted Stocks Care?
    Market Realist1 hour ago

    Natural Gas at New Two-Month Low: Do Gas-Weighted Stocks Care?

    On July 18, natural gas August futures fell 0.7% and settled at $2.72 per MMBtu (million British thermal units)—the lowest closing level since May 4. Oversupply concerns in the face of weak demand could be behind the decline. Moreover, the forecast of cooler summer weather is another worry for natural gas bulls.

  • What Are Wall Street Analysts Recommending for EQT?
    Market Realistyesterday

    What Are Wall Street Analysts Recommending for EQT?

    Approximately 61% of analysts have rated EQT (EQT) a “buy.” The remaining 39% have rated the stock a “hold.” The average broker target price of $68.88 for EQT implies a potential return of ~24% in the next 12 months. In comparison, Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) has a potential return of 18% over the next 12 months, Antero Resources (AR) has a potential return of 15.29% over the next 12 months, and Noble Energy (NBL) has a potential return of 29.61% in the same period. Chesapeake Energy (CHK) has implied returns of -12.84% over the next 12 months. The highest and lowest target prices for EQT stock are $86 and $53, respectively.

  • Short Interest Trends in Chesapeake Energy Stock
    Market Realistyesterday

    Short Interest Trends in Chesapeake Energy Stock

    As of July 13, short interest as a percentage of float (or short interest ratio) in Chesapeake Energy (CHK) stock was 17.69%. A year ago, in July 2017, its short interest ratio was 22.58%.

  • Are Oversupply Concerns Worrying Natural Gas Traders?
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Are Oversupply Concerns Worrying Natural Gas Traders?

    On July 17, natural gas August 2018 futures closed at a premium of ~$0.11 to August 2019 futures, compared with ~$0.12 on July 10. Between July 10 and July 17, natural gas August futures fell 1.7%.

  • How the Oil Rig Count Could Drag Down Natural Gas Prices
    Market Realist2 days ago

    How the Oil Rig Count Could Drag Down Natural Gas Prices

    The natural gas rig count was at 189 last week, two higher than in the previous week. The natural gas rig count has fallen ~88.2% from its record level of 1,606 in 2008. However, US natural gas marketed production rose ~45.8% between January 2008 and April 2018, despite the natural gas rig count falling. As a result, natural gas active futures have fallen 65.1% since January 2008.

  • Analyzing Natural Gas’s Price Movements
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Analyzing Natural Gas’s Price Movements

    On July 17, natural gas August futures fell 0.7% and settled at $2.74 per MMBtu (million British thermal units), their lowest closing price in more than two months. Meanwhile, Cabot Oil & Gas (COG), Gulfport Energy (GPOR), and Chesapeake Energy (CHK) fell 0.2%, 0.7%, and 2.7%, respectively, underperforming other natural gas–weighted stocks.

  • Wall Street Ratings for Chesapeake Energy Stock
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Wall Street Ratings for Chesapeake Energy Stock

    Approximately 65.5% of the Wall Street analysts covering Chesapeake Energy (CHK) stock have rated it a “hold,” and 10.3% have rated it a “buy.” About 17.2% have rated it an “underperform.”

  • Forecasting Chesapeake Energy Stock Based on Implied Volatility
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Forecasting Chesapeake Energy Stock Based on Implied Volatility

    Current implied volatility in Chesapeake Energy stock (CHK) is 59.69%, which is 1.52% lower than its 15-day average of 60.61%. In comparison, the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLE) has an implied volatility of 17.4%, which is 8.42% lower than its 15-day average of $19.

  • Is President Trump Helping Crude Oil Bulls or Bears?
    Market Realist2 days ago

    Is President Trump Helping Crude Oil Bulls or Bears?

    On May 8, President Trump said that the US is exiting the Iran nuclear deal. On June 26, President Trump pushed Iran’s allies to stop importing crude oil from the country by November 4. Active WTI crude oil prices hit $74.15 per barrel on June 29—the highest level since November 2014.

  • Hedge Funds Reduced Their Positions in US Natural Gas
    Market Realist3 days ago

    Hedge Funds Reduced Their Positions in US Natural Gas

    Hedge funds reduced their net bullish positions in US natural gas futures and options by 31% to 85,186 on July 3–10. The net-long positions also decreased ~3% YoY (year-over-year). The reduction suggests that hedge funds are turning less bullish or bearish on natural gas prices. The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission released the latest positions data on July 13.

  • CNBC4 days ago

    Cramer's lightning round: The best way to add gold to your portfolio

    Jim Cramer rattles off his take on callers' favorite stocks, including his take on how investors should approach the gold market.

  • CNBC4 days ago

    Cramer's lightning round: The best way to add gold to your portfolio

    Jim Cramer rattles off his take on callers' favorite stocks, including his take on how investors should approach the gold market.

  • Analyzing Natural Gas ETFs’ Performances Last Week
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Analyzing Natural Gas ETFs’ Performances Last Week

    On July 6–13, the ETFs that track natural gas futures recorded lower performance trends. The United States Natural Gas ETF (UNG) fell 3.2%, while the ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Natural Gas ETF (BOIL) fell 6.4%.

  • Calm Down! Oil Prices Could Stay Range Bound
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Calm Down! Oil Prices Could Stay Range Bound

    On July 6–13, US crude oil August futures fell 3.8%. However, US crude oil prices gained 1% and closed at $71.01 per barrel on July 13. US crude oil active futures remained above the 20-day moving average. US crude oil active futures were 1% above the crucial short-term charting level on the same date.

  • Cabot Oil & Gas Stock: Wall Street Ratings and Recommendations
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Cabot Oil & Gas Stock: Wall Street Ratings and Recommendations

    Approximately 66.7% of analysts rate Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) a “buy.” The rest of the 33.3% rated COG a “hold.” The average broker target price of $28.05 for the company implies a return of ~20.67% in the next 12 months.

  • Natural Gas Falls Despite Bullish Inventory Data: Here's Why
    Zacks4 days ago

    Natural Gas Falls Despite Bullish Inventory Data: Here's Why

    Investors were spooked by forecasts of cooler-than-normal weather that could lead to decrease in natural gas demand for air-conditioning.

  • ACCESSWIRE4 days ago

    Free Daily Technical Summary Reports on Chesapeake Energy and Three Other Independent Oil & Gas Stocks

    WallStEquities.com has initiated research coverage on California Resources Corp. (NYSE: CRC), Callon Petroleum Co. (NYSE: CPE), Canadian Natural Resources Ltd (NYSE: CNQ), and Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE: CHK). The biggest drivers of Independent Oil and Gas companies are unquestionably oil and gas prices. When prices are high, independents can be aggressive in leasing mineral rights that are prospective for oil and gas, and then aggressively drill new wells.

  • Could Natural Gas See New Two-Month Low by July 20?
    Market Realist7 days ago

    Could Natural Gas See New Two-Month Low by July 20?

    On July 12, 2018, natural gas’s implied volatility was 20.1%, ~5.5% above its 15-day moving average. In the trailing week, natural gas’s August futures fell 1.4%, and the implied volatility fell ~0.5%. However, since March 2018, these two variables have broadly diverged.

  • These Natural Gas–Weighted Stocks Are Tracking Oil More than Gas
    Market Realist8 days ago

    These Natural Gas–Weighted Stocks Are Tracking Oil More than Gas

    The natural gas–weighted stocks on our list that are sensitive to US crude oil August futures’ movements based on their past five trading sessions’ correlations with US crude oil August futures are as follows: Chesapeake Energy (CHK) at 90.2% Antero Resources (AR) at 75.3% Range Resources (RRC) at 53.8% Gulfport Energy (GPOR) at 49.2% Cabot Oil & Gas (COG) at 37.2%

  • Are Natural Gas–Weighted Stocks Impacted by Its Recovery?
    Market Realist8 days ago

    Are Natural Gas–Weighted Stocks Impacted by Its Recovery?

    On July 11, natural gas August futures recovered 1.5% from a two-month low and settled at $2.829 per MMBtu (million British thermal units). Natural gas prices may show a further pullback in the days ahead.

  • US Gasoline Inventories: Decoding Last Week’s Data
    Market Realist8 days ago

    US Gasoline Inventories: Decoding Last Week’s Data

    The EIA (U.S. Energy Information Administration) released its gasoline inventory data on July 11. The EIA reported that US gasoline inventories decreased by 0.7 MMbbls (million barrels) to 239 MMbbls on June 29–July 6. However, the inventories increased by 3.3 MMbbls or 1.4% from a year ago.

  • Short Interest Trends in Chesapeake Energy Stock
    Market Realist8 days ago

    Short Interest Trends in Chesapeake Energy Stock

    As of July 9, the short interest as a percentage of float (or short interest ratio) in Chesapeake Energy (CHK) stock was ~19%. In July 2017, the short interest ratio was ~22.58%.

  • Natural Gas: Oil Rigs Are Back at a Three-Year High
    Market Realist9 days ago

    Natural Gas: Oil Rigs Are Back at a Three-Year High

    The natural gas rig count was at 187 last week—the same as the previous week. The natural gas rig count has fallen ~88.4% from its record level of 1,606 in 2008. However, US natural gas marketed production rose ~45.8% between January 2008 and April 2018 despite the natural gas–targeted rig count falling. As a result, natural gas active futures have fallen 64.5% since January 2008.

  • Chesapeake Energy: What Are Wall Street’s Ratings?
    Market Realist9 days ago

    Chesapeake Energy: What Are Wall Street’s Ratings?

    Approximately 65.5% of the Wall Street analysts rated Chesapeake Energy (CHK) stock as a “hold,” ~10.3% rated the stock as a “buy,” and ~17.2% rated the stock as “underperform.”

  • Natural Gas: Bear Trap or More Downside to Come?
    Market Realist9 days ago

    Natural Gas: Bear Trap or More Downside to Come?

    On July 10, natural gas August futures fell 1.4% and settled at $2.788 per MMBtu (million British thermal units). Natural gas closed below the psychologically important level of $2.8. Chesapeake Energy (CHK), Antero Resources (AR), and Range Resources’ (RRC) returns were 0.2%, -0.4%, and -3.1%, respectively, on July 10. The fall in natural gas prices would have been a drag on these natural gas–weighted stocks. On July 10, the United States Natural Gas ETF (UNG) and the ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Natural Gas ETF (BOIL), which follow natural gas futures, fell 1.7% and 3%, respectively.