Devon Energy Corp (DVN) was Downgraded by Raymond James to ” Mkt Perform”. Earlier the firm had a rating of “Outperform ” on the company shares. Raymond James advised their investors in a research report released on Sep 6, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Devon Energy Corp. Company shares were Downgraded by KLR Group on Jul 18, 2016 to ” Accumulate”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 44 from a previous price target of $41 .Company shares were Upgraded by Scotia Howard Weil on Jul 11, 2016 to ” Focus Stock”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 61 from a previous price target of $50 .Company shares were Resumed by Piper Jaffray on Jul 7, 2016 to “Neutral”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 41 from a previous price target of $39 .
On the company’s financial health, Devon Energy Corp reported $0.06 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.25 according to the earnings call on Aug 2, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $-0.19. The company had revenue of $2488.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2296.19 million. The company’s revenue was down -26.7 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.78 EPS.
Devon Energy Corp opened for trading at $43.18 and hit $43.92 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $43.7, with a gain of 0.85% or 0.37 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 60,26,770 shares. Company has a market cap of $22,881 M.
Investors should note that on Jun 8, 2016, Devon Energy Corp announced a cash dividend of $0.0600. The company’s management has announced Sep 13, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Sep 15, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Sep 30, 2016.
In a different news, on Jun 22, 2016, Robert H. Henry (director) sold 7,100 shares at $37.43 per share price. According to the SEC, on Jan 6, 2016, Barbara M Baumann (director) purchased 8,200 shares at $30.44 per share price. On Dec 22, 2015, John E Bethancourt (director) purchased 10,000 shares at $28.94 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Devon Energy Corporation (Devon) is an independent energy company engaged in the exploration development and production of oil natural gas and natural gas liquids (NGLs). The Companys operations are concentrated in various North American onshore areas in the United States and Canada. Devon has approximately 689 Million Barrels of Oil Equivalent (MMBoe) of proved undeveloped reserves. The Company operates through three segments: U.S. Canada and EnLink. The Companys projects in North America include Anadarko Basin Barnett Shale Mississippian-Woodford Trend Permian Basin Rockies and Canadian Heavy Oil. EnLinks operations consist of midstream assets and operations located across the United States. In Canada the company has two main projects Jackfish and Pike located in Alberta Canada. In addition its Lloydminster properties are located to the south and east of Jackfish in eastern Alberta.