Analyst Research and Ratings: Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS), Teekay Tankers Ltd. (TNK)

Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS) tinted gains of +4.07% (+0.25 points) to US$6.4. The volume of 12.19 Million shares climbed down over an trading activity of 9.76 Million shares. EPS ratio determined by looking at last 12 month figures is -0.11. Over the same time span, the stock marked US$14.57 as its best level and the lowest price reached was US$4.74. The corporation has a market cap of US$2.05 Billion.

Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS)’s earnings per share has been growing at a -15.4 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as 15.2 percent. The return on equity ratio or ROE stands at -1 percent while most common profitability ratio return on investment (ROI) was 1.7 percent. The company’s institutional ownership is monitored at 0 percent. The company’s net profit margin has achieved the current level of -1.5 percent and possesses 58.9 percent gross margin.

Daily Analyst Recommendations

A number of key analysts, polled by FactSet, shared their views about the current stock momentum. The forecast of 6 surveyed investment analysts covering the stock advises investors to Buy stake in the company. At present, 0 analysts call it Sell, while 16 think it is Hold. Recently, analysts have updated the overall rating to 2.34. 7 analysts recommended Overweight these shares while 0 recommended Underweight, according to FactSet data.

Teekay Tankers Ltd. (NYSE:TNK) is worth US$257.51 Million and has recently risen 4.03% to US$0.98. The latest exchange of 0.69 Million shares is below its average trading activity of 1.18 Million shares. The day began at US$0.95 but the price moved to US$0.95 at one point during the trading and finally capitulating to a session high of US$0.98. The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$1.36 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$1.51.

Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 0, a price to book ratio of 0.28, and a price to sales ratio of 0.34. For the past 5 years, the company’s revenue has grown 16.9%, while the company’s earnings per share has grown 41.5%. With an institutional ownership near 36.7%, it carries an earnings per share ratio of -0.2.

Inside Look At Analysts Reviews

Latest analyst recommendations could offer little help to investors. The stock is a Buy among 2 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research. At present, 4 analysts recommended Holding these shares while 0 recommended sell, according to FactSet data. 2 analysts call it Underweight, while 2 think it is Overweight. Recently, investment analysts covering the stock have updated the mean rating to 2.6.