NYSE:WPX - WPX Energy Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $6.50
  • Forecasted Upside: -31.07 %
  • Number of Analysts: 7
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 5 Hold Ratings
  • 2 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$9.43
+0.30 (1.20%)
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Analyst Price Target for WPX

Analyst Price Target is $6.50
▼ -31.07% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 7 analysts offering 12 month price targets for WPX Energy in the last 3 months. The average price target is $6.50, with a high forecast of $8.00 and a low forecast of $5.00. The average price target represents a -31.07% upside from the last price of $9.43.

This chart shows the closing price for WPX for the last year in relation to the current analyst high, average, and low pricetarget.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 7 contributing investment analysts is to hold stock in WPX Energy. This rating has held steady since May 2021, when it changed from a Buy consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 4 hold ratings
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4/1/2020
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6/30/2020
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9/28/2020
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12/27/2020
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3/27/2021
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6/25/2021
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8/24/2021
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9/23/2021

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/20/2020Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$6.50Medium
10/22/2020Piper SandlerUpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$8.00High
10/21/2020US Capital AdvisorsDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium
10/21/2020MizuhoUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$6.00High
10/16/2020Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector Perform$8.00 ➝ $7.00High
9/29/2020Johnson RiceDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldHigh
9/29/2020MKM PartnersDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$5.00High
9/22/2020TruistUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$7.00 ➝ $8.00Low
9/14/2020Northland SecuritiesDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market Perform$7.50 ➝ $9.00High
8/13/2020Piper SandlerBoost Price TargetNeutral$7.00 ➝ $8.00High
8/2/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuyMedium
7/27/2020Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageNeutralHigh
7/20/2020Raymond JamesLower Price TargetOutperform$10.00 ➝ $7.00Medium
7/20/2020Northland SecuritiesBoost Price TargetOutperform$7.00 ➝ $7.50Low
7/17/2020KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$12.00 ➝ $11.00Medium
7/13/2020ScotiabankBoost Price TargetSector Outperform$7.00 ➝ $8.00High
6/19/2020MizuhoBoost Price Target$6.00 ➝ $9.00High
6/12/2020Imperial CapitalBoost Price TargetOutperform$8.00 ➝ $9.00Medium
6/5/2020Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$8.00 ➝ $9.00Medium
5/21/2020MizuhoBoost Price TargetNeutral$5.00 ➝ $6.00Low
5/8/2020Imperial CapitalBoost Price TargetOutperform$6.00 ➝ $8.00Medium
4/28/2020MizuhoBoost Price TargetNeutral$3.00 ➝ $5.00High
4/27/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$5.25 ➝ $6.75High
4/15/2020Imperial CapitalLower Price TargetOutperform$17.00 ➝ $6.00Low
4/9/2020SunTrust BanksLower Price TargetHold$7.00 ➝ $5.00High
3/26/2020KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$11.00 ➝ $12.00Low
3/24/2020BarclaysInitiated CoverageBuyHigh
3/19/2020Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform$8.00High
3/17/2020Raymond JamesDowngradeStrong-Buy ➝ Outperform$12.00 ➝ $7.00High
3/10/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower Price TargetOverweight$18.00 ➝ $12.00High
3/9/2020SunTrust BanksDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$7.00High
3/9/2020Piper SandlerDowngradeOverweight ➝ NeutralHigh
2/28/2020TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$17.50 ➝ $16.00Low
2/28/2020SunTrust BanksLower Price TargetBuy$18.00 ➝ $15.00High
2/27/2020Siebert Williams ShankReiterated RatingBuy$18.00High
1/24/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$17.00 ➝ $18.00Low
1/23/2020KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$14.00 ➝ $15.00Low
1/21/2020SunTrust BanksUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$12.00 ➝ $18.00Medium
1/13/2020Evercore ISIReiterated RatingBuyHigh
12/23/2019BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$11.00 ➝ $15.00Low
12/20/2019MizuhoBoost Price TargetNeutral$13.00 ➝ $16.00Medium
12/18/2019TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$14.00 ➝ $16.00Medium
12/18/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$15.00 ➝ $17.00High
12/18/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Price TargetOverweight$16.00 ➝ $17.00High
12/18/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesBoost Price TargetOverweight$13.00 ➝ $16.00High
12/17/2019Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetOutperform$13.00 ➝ $15.00High
12/17/2019Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$20.00 ➝ $23.00High
12/17/2019Imperial CapitalReiterated RatingOutperform$13.00 ➝ $17.00High
12/16/2019Siebert Williams ShankBoost Price TargetBuy$16.00 ➝ $18.00Low
12/16/2019SunTrust BanksDowngradeBuy ➝ Hold$12.00High
10/15/2019KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$15.00 ➝ $14.00Low
10/9/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight$16.00 ➝ $15.00Low
9/25/2019CfraReiterated RatingBuy$11.00Low
9/23/2019CitigroupLower Price TargetBuy$18.00 ➝ $17.00Low
8/30/2019BarclaysSet Price TargetBuy$16.00 ➝ $14.00Medium
8/21/2019CowenSet Price TargetBuy$14.00High
8/21/2019GuggenheimSet Price TargetBuy$18.00N/A
8/16/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet Price TargetBuy$14.00Low
8/7/2019Imperial CapitalBoost Price TargetOutperform$13.00 ➝ $14.00High
8/6/2019Williams CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$18.00High
7/22/2019Williams CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$18.00Low
6/13/2019MKM PartnersInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$15.00 ➝ $15.00Medium
5/2/2019TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$19.00 ➝ $18.50Low
4/23/2019SunTrust BanksSet Price TargetBuy$21.00Low
4/22/2019KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$16.00 ➝ $17.00Medium
4/5/2019Piper Jaffray CompaniesSet Price TargetBuy$16.00Low
4/2/2019Northland SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$20.00Low
2/28/2019BarclaysSet Price TargetBuy$18.00Low
2/26/2019Northland SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$20.00Low
2/22/2019TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$18.00 ➝ $17.00Medium
2/21/2019MizuhoReiterated RatingHold$14.00Low
2/21/2019Williams CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$21.00High
2/14/2019Jefferies Financial GroupSet Price TargetBuy$23.00Medium
2/5/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingBuy$19.00Low
2/4/2019Williams CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$21.00High
1/29/2019MizuhoInitiated CoverageNeutral$14.00N/A
1/16/2019BarclaysInitiated CoverageOverweight$20.00Low
1/8/2019Williams CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$21.00Low
12/30/2018B. RileySet Price TargetBuy$13.00Low
12/30/2018Raymond JamesSet Price TargetBuy$21.00Low
12/24/2018B. RileySet Price TargetBuy WPX$13.00High
12/24/2018Raymond JamesSet Price TargetBuy WPX$21.00High
12/20/2018KeyCorpInitiated CoverageOverweight ➝ Overweight$16.00Low
12/12/2018Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$20.00Low
12/7/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetBuy$18.00High
12/6/2018StephensInitiated CoverageOverweight$22.00High
11/29/2018CowenInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$19.00Medium
11/27/2018SunTrust BanksSet Price TargetBuy$25.00Medium
11/19/2018GuggenheimReiterated RatingBuy$21.00Medium
11/5/2018BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy$20.00Low
11/1/2018TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuy$26.00 ➝ $24.00Medium
10/23/2018Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageOutperform$27.00High
10/11/2018BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$25.00Medium
10/3/2018Seaport Global SecuritiesSet Price TargetBuy$28.00Low
9/28/2018Jefferies Financial GroupInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$28.00High
9/27/2018ScotiabankReiterated RatingBuy$26.00Low
8/30/2018Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy$26.00Low
8/30/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$22.00Low
8/20/2018KLR GroupReiterated RatingBuy$27.00Low
8/6/2018Raymond JamesUpgradeOutperform ➝ Strong-Buy$30.00Medium
8/3/2018Northland SecuritiesSet Price TargetBuy$26.00High
8/3/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$21.00High
8/2/2018Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$27.00 ➝ $28.00Medium
8/1/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$25.00High
7/5/2018TD SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy$25.00Low
7/2/2018US Capital AdvisorsInitiated CoverageBuyLow
6/20/2018Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$27.00 ➝ $28.00Medium
5/23/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$24.00 ➝ $26.00Medium
5/23/2018Seaport Global SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$25.00Medium
4/25/2018Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$21.00Medium
4/18/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$18.00Low
4/16/2018SunTrust BanksSet Price TargetBuy$22.00Low
4/11/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Overweight$17.00High
4/9/2018National Alliance SecuritiesUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$15.00Low
3/28/2018Stifel NicolausSet Price TargetBuy$29.00High
3/21/2018Johnson RiceInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$23.00High
3/9/2018CitigroupSet Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$19.00 ➝ $20.00Low
3/8/2018Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$19.00 ➝ $20.00Low
2/27/2018Northland SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$20.00Medium
2/23/2018Imperial CapitalReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$20.00 ➝ $24.00Medium
2/6/2018Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$17.00 ➝ $21.00Low
2/6/2018Northland SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$18.00Medium
2/5/2018B. RileyInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$20.00 ➝ $20.00High
2/5/2018Stifel NicolausSet Price TargetBuy$27.00High
2/1/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$19.00High
2/1/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeBuy ➝ Conviction-BuyMedium
1/29/2018Stifel NicolausSet Price TargetBuy$24.00High
1/19/2018SunTrust BanksSet Price TargetBuy$16.00 ➝ $20.00Medium
1/18/2018CowenSet Price TargetBuy$18.00Medium
1/9/2018Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingHold$17.00N/A
12/19/2017Seaport Global SecuritiesUpgradeSell ➝ NeutralLow
12/18/2017Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$15.00 ➝ $17.00Low
12/11/2017Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$15.00Medium
12/11/2017Northland SecuritiesSet Price TargetBuy$17.00Low
11/22/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingHold$14.00N/A
11/16/2017CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$17.00N/A
11/14/2017Bank of AmericaBoost Price TargetBuy$16.00 ➝ $17.00N/A
11/7/2017BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$10.00 ➝ $14.00N/A
11/6/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$16.00N/A
11/1/2017SunTrust BanksSet Price TargetBuy$14.00N/A
10/26/2017Stifel NicolausSet Price TargetBuy$19.00N/A
10/16/2017Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageBuyN/A
10/13/2017CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$12.00 ➝ $13.00N/A
10/10/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy$14.00N/A
10/9/2017Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingSell$7.00 ➝ $8.00N/A
10/5/2017Stifel NicolausSet Price TargetBuy$17.00N/A
9/18/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesLower Price TargetNeutral$15.00 ➝ $12.00Low
8/28/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetBuy$13.00Low
8/24/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweight$16.00 ➝ $17.00Low
8/21/2017Northland SecuritiesSet Price TargetBuy$20.00Low
8/16/2017Stifel NicolausSet Price TargetBuy$18.00Low
8/4/2017BarclaysSet Price TargetHold$8.00 ➝ $10.00Low
7/18/2017Imperial CapitalInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$18.00High
7/17/2017Northland SecuritiesSet Price TargetBuy$20.00Low
7/14/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetNo Rating at Time$12.00 ➝ $13.00Low
7/13/2017CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$15.00 ➝ $12.00Medium
7/7/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingHold$8.00Medium
6/30/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingBuy$19.00Low
6/22/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$17.00Medium
6/22/2017CowenUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$15.00 ➝ $14.00High
6/21/2017Seaport Global SecuritiesDowngradeBuy ➝ Sell$17.00 ➝ $6.50High
6/15/2017Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperform$13.50High
6/14/2017Robert W. BairdSet Price TargetBuy$15.00 ➝ $16.00Low
6/13/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingBuy$20.00Medium
6/1/2017Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform ➝ Outperform$18.00Low
5/15/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$17.00Medium
4/17/2017FBR & Co.Reiterated RatingBuy$19.00Low
4/12/2017Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ Buy$21.00High
3/31/2017Seaport Global SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyMedium
3/27/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingBuy$20.00High
3/23/2017UBS GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$17.00N/A
3/21/2017FBR & Co.Reiterated RatingOutperform$19.00Medium
2/23/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingBuy$23.00N/A
2/22/2017FBR & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyN/A
1/31/2017BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformN/A
1/17/2017FBR & Co.Reiterated RatingOutperform$19.00N/A
1/11/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$20.00N/A
12/13/2016FBR & Co.Boost Price TargetOutperform$16.00 ➝ $19.00N/A
12/12/2016SunTrust BanksSet Price TargetBuy$20.00N/A
11/30/2016BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformN/A
11/28/2016Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$15.00 ➝ $17.00N/A
11/22/2016Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$14.00 ➝ $15.00N/A
11/14/2016BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ OutperformN/A
11/11/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuy$15.00N/A
10/17/2016BarclaysUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal Weight$9.00 ➝ $13.00N/A
10/14/2016Evercore ISIUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$14.00 ➝ $16.00N/A
10/11/2016FBR & Co.Initiated CoverageOutperform$16.00N/A
10/3/2016WunderlichBoost Price TargetBuy$14.00 ➝ $17.00N/A
(Data available from 9/23/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

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WPX Energy, Inc., an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company, engages in the exploitation and development of unconventional properties in the United States. It produces oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids. The company operates 688 wells and owns interests in 787 wells covering an area of approximately 122,000 net acres located in Delaware Basin, Texas, and New Mexico; and operates 404 wells and owns interests in 104 wells that covers an area of approximately 87,000 net acres situated in the Williston Basin, North Dakota. As of December 31, 2019, it had proved reserves of 528 million barrels of oil equivalent. The company was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
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Today's Range

Now: $9.43
Low: $9.43
High: $9.43

50 Day Range

MA: $9.12
Low: $7.87
High: $9.43

52 Week Range

Now: $9.43
Low: $1.94
High: $14.09

Volume

N/A

Average Volume

44,537,969 shs

Market Capitalization

$5.29 billion

P/E Ratio

N/A

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

3.4

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of WPX Energy?

The following sell-side analysts have issued reports on WPX Energy in the last twelve months: Johnson Rice, Mizuho, MKM Partners, Piper Sandler, Royal Bank of Canada, Stifel Nicolaus, and US Capital Advisors.
View the latest analyst ratings for WPX.

What is the current price target for WPX Energy?

5 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for WPX Energy in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $6.50, suggesting a possible downside of 31.1%. Piper Sandler has the highest price target set, predicting WPX will reach $8.00 in the next twelve months. MKM Partners has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $5.00 for WPX Energy in the next year.
View the latest price targets for WPX.

What is the current consensus analyst rating for WPX Energy?

WPX Energy currently has 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in WPX, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
View the latest ratings for WPX.

How do I contact WPX Energy's investor relations team?

WPX Energy's physical mailing address is 3500 ONE WILLIAMS CENTER, TULSA OK, 74172. The oil and gas producer's listed phone number is 855-979-2012 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for WPX Energy is www.wpxenergy.com.