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Stock Highlights: Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ: GPOR)


Gulfport Energy Corporation is part of the oil and gas exploration and production industry and is in the energy sector. The company CEO is David M. Wood. Gulfport Energy Corp is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company. It is engaged in the exploration, exploitation, acquisition and production of natural gas, natural gas liquids and crude oil in the United States.

Previous Intraday Trading Performance:

The GPOR stock showed a previous change of 5.61% with an open at 7.34 and a close of 7.72. It reached an intraday high of 7.75 and a low of 7.31.

SeekingAlpha:  Gulfport Energy investor Firefly to avoid proxy fight for now


The stock has a market cap of $1.3b with 163.0m shares outstanding, of which the float is 159.3m shares. Trading volume reached 3,126,222 shares compared to its average volume of 3,263,182 shares. Based on the current average volume and close price, the trading liquidity is good.

Historical Trading Performance:

Over the last five trading days, Gulfport Energy Corporation shares returned -0.77% and in the past 30 trading days it returned -8.42%. Over three months, it changed -20.82%. In one year it has changed -27.99% and within that year its 52-week high was 13.41 and its 52-week low was 6.18. GPOR stock is 24.92% above its 52 Week Low.

Our calculations show a 200 day moving average of 9.92 and a 50 day moving average of 7.97. Currently GPOR stock is trading -22.16% below its 200 day moving average and may not be a good opportunity to buy as it may continue to trend down.

Business Wire:  Firefly Value Partners Sends Letter to Gulfport Energy Corporation Board of Directors


The last annual fiscal EPS for the company was reported at 2.46 that ended on 31st of December 2018, which according to the previous close, that is a PE of 3.14. Based on 14 analyst estimates, the consensus EPS for the next quarter is 0.49. The TTM EPS is 1.84, which comes to a TTM PE of 4.20.

The following are the last four quarter reported earnings per share:
12-31-2018:  0.46
09-30-2018:  0.49
06-30-2018:  0.33
03-31-2018:  0.56

Indicators to Watch:

Based on the latest filings, there is 155.40% of institutional ownership. Short-interest is 0, which is 0.00% of shares outstanding. The short-interest ratio or days-to-cover ratio is 0.00.

The current calculated beta is 0.95

Business Wire:  Firefly Value Partners Sends Letter to Gulfport Energy Corporation Board of Directors

Fundamental Indicators:

Based on last reported financials, the company’s return on equity is 13.68%, return on assets is 7.42%, profit margin is 29.39%, price-to-sales is 0.81 and price-to-book is 0.36.

Company Scores:

All scores are out of six:
 3  :Valuation Score
 3  :Past Performance Score
 1  :Financial Strength Score
 0  :Future Growth Score
 0  :Dividend Score
 1  :Overall Score

John Jones
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