Ellis Mark E, Director, added 10,000 shares of PDC Energy, Inc. (PDCE) to its portfolio at the rate of $37.30 per share valuing $373,000 on May 10. The insider has now 17,752 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 PDC Energy, Inc. (PDCE) was $32.62. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $33.07, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $33.53. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $31.99 and a 2nd Support Level at $31.37. PDC Energy, Inc. (PDCE) stock has lost -$0.36, or -1.09%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have lost -$4.05, or -11.04%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has fallen by -$7.76, or -19.22%. This year-to-date, PDC Energy, Inc. (PDCE) shares have gained $2.86, or 9.61%.
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 PDC Energy, Inc. (PDCE) stock, 20% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Sell .” Meanwhile, 25% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Sell .” Looking further ahead, 0% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Hold .”
With 66,283 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $2,127,021K. PDC Energy, Inc. (PDCE) generates $1,549 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $2,020 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of -43.06%, a 3-Year Total Return of -41.19%, and a 5-year Total Return of -47.62%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 0.00%. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 0.00%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 0.00.
In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Mar-19, PDC Energy, Inc. (PDCE) reported earnings of $0.27 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.62 per share, representing a -0.35 difference and 56.26% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of -$2.22 represented a -2.82 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.60 per share, which was a 472.30% surprise.
For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 06/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.71 per share. This estimate came from a total of 12 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.99 and the low estimate was $0.40. In the year-ago quarter, PDC Energy, Inc. (PDCE) generated per-share earnings of $0.56. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be +26.79% .
Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 2 purchases (19,770 shares in total) and 10 sale (10,237 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 18 insider buys amounting to 203,016 shares and 30 insider sales amounting to 54,253 shares. In the past full year, 19 insider purchases were made (involving 212,771 shares) and 45 insider sell-offs equivalent to 73,743 shares.
Moving onto liquidity, PDC Energy, Inc. (PDCE) has a Current Ratio of 0.62, a Quick Ratio of 0.62 and a Cash Ratio of 0.19. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 47.48, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 32.19, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 25.72. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 47.40 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 32.14.