Jagged Peak Energy (JAG) Receives Coverage Optimism Score of 0.24

News stories about Jagged Peak Energy (NYSE:JAG) have been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Jagged Peak Energy earned a daily sentiment score of 0.24 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the mining company an impact score of 47.2414574750505 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

Shares of Jagged Peak Energy (JAG) opened at $11.87 on Friday. Jagged Peak Energy has a 52-week low of $10.96 and a 52-week high of $16.55. The stock has a market cap of $2,444.44 and a PE ratio of -28.26. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.05, a current ratio of 0.38 and a quick ratio of 0.38.

Jagged Peak Energy (NYSE:JAG) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, November 8th. The mining company reported $0.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.07. Jagged Peak Energy had a negative net margin of 200.39% and a positive return on equity of 6.80%. The business had revenue of $70.45 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $72.50 million. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 219.3% on a year-over-year basis. sell-side analysts forecast that Jagged Peak Energy will post 0.22 EPS for the current year.

JAG has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. Scotiabank set a $16.00 price objective on shares of Jagged Peak Energy and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 22nd. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $17.00 price objective on shares of Jagged Peak Energy in a report on Friday, November 3rd. Wolfe Research initiated coverage on shares of Jagged Peak Energy in a report on Tuesday, November 14th. They issued a “market perform” rating for the company. Bank of America initiated coverage on shares of Jagged Peak Energy in a report on Monday, October 16th. They issued a “buy” rating for the company. Finally, ValuEngine cut shares of Jagged Peak Energy from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, February 2nd. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and fourteen have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $17.67.

In related news, CEO Joseph N. Jaggers sold 49,973 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, December 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $15.57, for a total transaction of $778,079.61. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 4,741,320 shares in the company, valued at $73,822,352.40. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, CEO Joseph N. Jaggers sold 6,656 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, November 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of $15.25, for a total transaction of $101,504.00. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 5,123,908 shares in the company, valued at $78,139,597. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last quarter, insiders sold 884,254 shares of company stock worth $12,008,951.

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Jagged Peak Energy Company Profile

Jagged Peak Energy Inc is an independent oil and natural gas company focused on the acquisition and development of unconventional oil and associated liquids-rich natural gas reserves in the Southern Delaware Basin. The Company’s acreage is located on contiguous blocks in the adjacent counties of Winkler, Ward, Reeves and Pecos, with original oil-in-place within multiple stacked hydrocarbon-bearing formations.

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