Pioneer Natural Resources Company (NYSE:PXD) shares traded higher over the last trading session, gaining 3.41% on 05/14/21. The shares fell to a low of $153.883 before closing at $157.05. Intraday shares traded counted 1.99 million, which was 20.6% higher than its 30-day average trading volume of 2.50M. PXD’s previous close was $151.87 while the outstanding shares total 216.76M. The firm has a beta of 1.93. The stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is 50.95, with weekly volatility at 3.93% and ATR at 6.21. The PXD stock’s 52-week price range has touched low of $76.48 and a $175.37 high.
Investors have identified the Oil & Gas E&P company Pioneer Natural Resources Company as an interesting stock but before investments are made there, an in-depth look at its trading activities will have to be conducted. The share is trading with a market value of around $37.05 billion, the company now has both obstacles and catalysts that affect them and they came from their mode of operations. With the company affected by events currently, it is a perfect time to analyze the numbers behind the firm in order to come up with a rather realistic picture of what this stock is.
Pioneer Natural Resources Company (PXD) Fundamentals that are to be considered.
When analyzing a stock, the first fundamental thing to take into account is the balance sheet. How healthy the balance sheet of a company is will determine if the company will be able to carry out all its financial and non-financial obligations and also keep the faith of its investors. In terms of their assets, the company currently has 2.55 billion total, with 3.24 billion as their total liabilities.
Having a look at the company’s valuation, the company is expected to record 14.95 total earnings per share during the next fiscal year. It is very important though to remember that the importance of trend far outweighs that of outlook. This analysis has been great and getting further updates on PXD sounds very interesting.
Is the stock of PXD attractive?
In related news, Director, Grillot Larry R. sold 500 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that recorded on Mar 17. The sale was performed at an average price of 166.13, for a total value of 83,067. As the sale deal closes, the EVP, Operations, Hall Jerome D JR now sold 3,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 490,050. Also, Director, THOMPSON J KENNETH sold 1,500 shares of the company’s stock in a deal that was recorded on Mar 12. The shares were price at an average price of 165.76 per share, with a total market value of 248,645. Following this completion of acquisition, the EVP, Operations, Hall Jerome D JR now holds 3,600 shares of the company’s stock, valued at 587,088. In the last 6 months, insiders have changed their ownership in shares of company stock by 0.40%.
26 out of 36 analysts covering the stock have rated it a Buy, while 7 have maintained a Hold recommendation on Pioneer Natural Resources Company. 0 analysts has assigned a Sell rating on the PXD stock. The 12-month mean consensus price target for the company’s shares has been set at $192.34.