Shares of Bill Barrett Corporation (BBG) Drops by -3.09%

Bill Barrett Corporation (BBG) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Bill Barrett Corporation (BBG), hence the stock is down -20.27% 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 -4.52% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -16.78% and the stock has fallen -3.09% in the past 1 week. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 9.62% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 15%.

Bill Barrett Corporation (NYSE:BBG): The stock opened at $6.11 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $6.20 for the day. The stock traded down to $5.85 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $5.95 with a loss of -0.34% for the day. The stock had closed at $5.97 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,702,857 shares.

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The company Insiders own 4.9% of Bill Barrett Corporation shares according to the proxy statements. In a related news, According to the information disclosed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing, the officer (CFO and Treasurer) of Bill Barrett Corp, Howard Robert William had sold 12,060 shares worth of $152,438 in a transaction dated February 18, 2015. In this transaction, 12,060 shares were sold at $12.64 per share.

Bill Barrett Corporation is an independent energy company that develops, acquires and explores for oil and natural gas resources. As of December 31, 2014, the Company had two key areas of production: The Denver-Julesburg Basin (DJ Basin) and the Uinta Oil Program in the Uinta Basin. The Companys acreage positions in the DJ Basin are predominantly located in Colorados eastern plains and parts of southeastern Wyoming. As of December 31, 2014, DJ Basins estimated proved reserves were 73.1 MMBoe (million barrels of oil equivalent). DJ Basins had interests in 388 gross (250.2 net) producing wells as of December 31, 2014. The Uinta Basin is located in northeastern Utah. As of December 31, 2014, Uinta Basins estimated proved reserves were 48.1 MMBoe (million barrels of oil equivalent). Uinta Basin had interests in 350 gross (200.8 net) producing wells as of December 31, 2014.

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