Diamondback Energy (NASDAQ:FANG) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Diamondback Energy (NASDAQ:FANG), hence the stock is down -1.79% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -2.77% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -0.2% and the stock has fallen -1.52% in the past 1 week.
The company shares have rallied 25.03% from its 1 Year high price. On Jun 8, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $96.01 and the one year low was seen on Jan 12, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $89.88 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $78.44.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.21% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.44%.
Diamondback Energy (NASDAQ:FANG): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $89.58, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $90 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $88.77 and closed the trading day at $89.16, in the green by 0.64%. The total traded volume for the day was 924,160. The stock had closed at $88.59 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity, The officer (VP and Chief Operating Officer), of Diamondback Energy, Inc., Hollis Michael L. had unloaded 4,000 shares at $91.03 per share in a transaction on July 1, 2016. The total value of transaction was $364,120. The Insider information was revealed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Diamondback Energy, Inc. is an independent oil and natural gas company. The Company is focused on the acquisition, development, exploration and exploitation of unconventional onshore oil and natural gas reserves in the Permian Basin in West Texas. The Company, through its subsidiary Viper, owns mineral interests underlying approximately 24,528 gross (15,948 net) acres in Midland County Texas in the Permian Basin. Approximately 43% of these net acres are operated by the Company. As of December 31, 2014, it had drilled or participated in the drilling of 405 gross (343 net) wells on its leasehold acreage in this area, primarily targeting the Wolfberry play. The Permian Basin area covers a portion of western Texas and eastern New Mexico. The Companys activities are primarily focused on the Clearfork, Spraberry, Wolfcamp, Cline, Strawn and Atoka formations, which it refers to collectively as the Wolfberry play.