Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN) – Stock analysts at Capital One Financial Corporation reduced their FY2017 EPS estimates for Southwestern Energy in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. Capital One Financial Corporation analyst B. Velie now anticipates that the energy company will post earnings of $0.41 per share for the year, down from their prior estimate of $0.45. Capital One Financial Corporation also issued estimates for Southwestern Energy’s Q4 2017 earnings at $0.10 EPS.

Southwestern Energy (NYSE:SWN) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The energy company reported $0.06 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.07 by ($0.01). The company had revenue of $737.00 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $773.99 million. Southwestern Energy had a net margin of 16.31% and a return on equity of 23.99%. The business’s revenue was up 13.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.03 earnings per share. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: “FY2017 Earnings Forecast for Southwestern Energy Company Issued By Capital One Financial Corporation (SWN)” was reported by Daily Political and is owned by of Daily Political. If you are accessing this story on another site, it was stolen and republished in violation of U.S. and international trademark & copyright law. The original version of this story can be viewed at https://www.dailypolitical.com/2017/11/17/fy2017-earnings-forecast-for-southwestern-energy-company-issued-by-capital-one-financial-corporation-swn.html.

A number of other analysts have also recently commented on SWN. Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $9.00 price target on shares of Southwestern Energy in a research note on Thursday, July 20th. Citigroup Inc. lowered their target price on Southwestern Energy from $9.00 to $8.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, July 21st. Zacks Investment Research cut Southwestern Energy from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 27th. BidaskClub cut Southwestern Energy from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 27th. Finally, Scotiabank set a $8.00 target price on Southwestern Energy and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, August 7th. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have given a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $11.00.

Shares of Southwestern Energy (SWN) traded up $0.35 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $6.45. The stock had a trading volume of 11,608,492 shares, compared to its average volume of 17,604,813. The company has a current ratio of 1.88, a quick ratio of 1.88 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.66. The company has a market cap of $3,140.00, a PE ratio of 15.52 and a beta of 1.17. Southwestern Energy has a one year low of $4.90 and a one year high of $12.85.

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in SWN. Bridgewater Associates LP boosted its holdings in shares of Southwestern Energy by 117.5% in the 2nd quarter. Bridgewater Associates LP now owns 8,234,921 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $50,068,000 after buying an additional 4,449,396 shares during the last quarter. Sterling Capital Management LLC lifted its holdings in Southwestern Energy by 77.5% during the 2nd quarter. Sterling Capital Management LLC now owns 8,405,909 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $51,108,000 after purchasing an additional 3,669,743 shares during the last quarter. State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D lifted its holdings in Southwestern Energy by 1,111.1% during the 2nd quarter. State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D now owns 3,270,000 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $19,882,000 after purchasing an additional 3,000,000 shares during the last quarter. Marshall Wace North America L.P. lifted its holdings in Southwestern Energy by 398.8% during the 2nd quarter. Marshall Wace North America L.P. now owns 3,685,212 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $22,111,000 after purchasing an additional 2,946,374 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN lifted its holdings in Southwestern Energy by 57.2% during the 2nd quarter. Disciplined Growth Investors Inc. MN now owns 6,840,087 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $41,588,000 after purchasing an additional 2,487,525 shares during the last quarter. 89.48% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Southwestern Energy Company Profile

Southwestern Energy Company is an energy company engaged in natural gas and oil exploration, development and production. The Company operates through two segments: Exploration and Production (E&P) and Midstream Services. Its operations in northeast Pennsylvania are primarily focused on the unconventional natural gas reservoir known as the Marcellus Shale.

Earnings History and Estimates for Southwestern Energy (NYSE:SWN)

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