SM Energy Company (SM) – What Do Market Experts & Insiders Think?

Vogel Herbert S, EVP – Operations, added 2,000 shares of SM Energy Company (SM) to its portfolio at the rate of $12.41 per share valuing $24,813 on May 29. The insider has now 59,031 shares of the company to its portfolio. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of SM Energy Company (SM) was $10.00. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $10.91, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $11.83. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $9.02 and a 2nd Support Level at $8.04. SM Energy Company (SM) stock has gained $0.77, or 8.34%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have lost -$1.41, or -12.36%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has fallen by -$4.76, or -32.25%. This year-to-date, SM Energy Company (SM) shares have lost -$5.48, or -35.40%.

Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For SM Energy Company (SM) stock, 100% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Sell .” Meanwhile, 100% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Sell .” Looking further ahead, 100 – 200 Day MACD Oscillator % of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “.”

With 112,245 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $1,122,450K. SM Energy Company (SM) generates $2,067 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $508,410 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of -64.90%, a 3-Year Total Return of -65.87%, and a 5-year Total Return of -87.69%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 0.00%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.050 per share on 04/25/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 1.00%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 0.10.

In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Mar-19, SM Energy Company (SM) reported earnings of -$0.34 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of -$0.22 per share, representing a -0.12 difference and -53.85% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of -$0.18 represented a -0.02 difference from the consensus estimate calling for -$0.16 per share, which was a -14.43% surprise.

For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 09/2019, the average earnings estimate is -$0.06 per share. This estimate came from a total of 11 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.07 and the low estimate was -$0.27. In the year-ago quarter, SM Energy Company (SM) generated per-share earnings of -$0.01. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be -500.00%.

Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 51 purchases (251,178 shares in total) and 27 sale (39,530 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 51 insider buys amounting to 251,178 shares and 28 insider sales amounting to 45,530 shares. In the past full year, 58 insider purchases were made (involving 258,409 shares) and 28 insider sell-offs equivalent to 45,530 shares.

Moving onto liquidity, SM Energy Company (SM) has a Current Ratio of 0.92, a Quick Ratio of 0.92 and a Cash Ratio of 0.17. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 88.91, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 47.06, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 40.65. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 88.91 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 47.06.