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Chesapeake Energy Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E9.41 EPS (ttm)1.53 Insider Own1.10% Shs Outstand665.12M Perf Week-5.95%
Market Cap9.57B Forward P/E423.24 EPS next Y0.03 Insider Trans26.41% Shs Float655.14M Perf Month1.80%
Income1.27B PEG- EPS next Q0.03 Inst Own87.90% Short Float20.69% Perf Quarter-28.13%
Sales20.95B P/S0.46 EPS this Y126.00% Inst Trans1.24% Short Ratio6.46 Perf Half Y-33.24%
Book/sh21.00 P/B0.69 EPS next Y105.90% ROA3.10% Target Price16.96 Perf Year-46.20%
Cash/sh6.18 P/C2.33 EPS next 5Y- ROE9.50% 52W Range13.30 - 29.37 Perf YTD-25.67%
Dividend0.35 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y16.80% ROI8.40% 52W High-50.25% Beta1.23
Dividend %2.43% Quick Ratio1.30 Sales past 5Y22.20% Gross Margin91.00% 52W Low9.84% ATR0.49
Employees5500 Current Ratio1.30 Sales Q/Q11.20% Oper. Margin17.20% RSI (14)44.68 Volatility2.97% 3.15%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.83 EPS Q/Q320.80% Profit Margin6.10% Rel Volume0.72 Prev Close14.39
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.81 EarningsMay 06 BMO Payout18.00% Avg Volume20.99M Price14.61
Recom2.80 SMA20-1.67% SMA50-6.22% SMA200-28.94% Volume5,339,710 Change1.53%
Apr-22-15Initiated Nomura Reduce
Mar-25-15Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $23 → $19
Mar-17-15Downgrade Global Hunter Securities Accumulate → Sell $19 → $11
Mar-03-15Reiterated Barclays Underweight $13 → $10
Feb-26-15Downgrade UBS Buy → Neutral $24 → $19
Feb-02-15Reiterated Scotia Howard Weil Sector Perform $25 → $22
Dec-17-14Reiterated Oppenheimer Outperform $30 → $22
Dec-02-14Downgrade Global Hunter Securities Buy → Accumulate
Nov-04-14Reiterated Topeka Capital Markets Buy $20 → $18
Oct-22-14Upgrade UBS Neutral → Buy $24 → $27
Sep-12-14Reiterated Oppenheimer Outperform $35 → $30
Aug-07-14Upgrade Stifel Hold → Buy $34
Jul-10-14Reiterated Howard Weil Sector Perform $31 → $34
Jul-03-14Reiterated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $25 → $35
Jun-11-14Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $30 → $31
May-21-14Reiterated Oppenheimer Outperform $30 → $35
May-08-14Reiterated Wunderlich Buy $34 → $36
Mar-18-14Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $22 → $24
Feb-07-14Downgrade Howard Weil Sector Outperform → Sector Perform $31 → $30
Oct-21-13Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $23 → $27
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03:48PM  Chesapeake Energy (CHK) Stock Rises Today as Oil Prices Extend Rally at TheStreet
12:02AM  [$$] Aubrey McClendons Financier Settles Lawsuit With Chesapeake Energy at The Wall Street Journal
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Chesapeake Energy Corporation engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of properties for the production of oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids (NGL) from underground reservoirs in the United States. It holds interests in natural gas resource plays, including the Haynesville/Bossier Shales in northwestern Louisiana and East Texas; the Marcellus Shale in the northern Appalachian Basin of West Virginia and Pennsylvania; and the Barnett Shale in the Fort Worth Basin of north-central Texas. The company also holds interests in liquids-rich resource plays, such as the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas; the Utica Shale in Ohio and Pennsylvania; the Granite Wash/Hogshooter, Cleveland, Tonkawa, and Mississippi Lime plays in the Anadarko Basin in northwestern Oklahoma and the Texas Panhandle; and the Niobrara Shale and Upper Cretaceous sands in the Powder River Basin in Wyoming. It owns interests in approximately 45,100 oil and natural gas wells. As of December 31, 2014, the company had estimated proved reserves of 2.469 billion barrels of oil equivalent. It also provides oil, natural gas, and NGL marketing services, including commodity price structuring, securing and negotiating gathering, hauling, processing and transportation, contract administration, and nomination services for Chesapeake-operated wells; and marketing services for third-party producers. The company was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
DUNHAM ARCHIE WDirectorMar 27Buy13.981,000,00013,979,3002,635,270Mar 31 04:01 PM
PIGOTT M. JASONEVP - OperationsMar 11Buy14.133,50049,455211,882Mar 13 04:03 PM
MARTIN R BRADDirectorDec 10Buy17.9715,000269,55015,000Dec 11 04:35 PM
KAPCHINSKE JOHN M.SVP - ExplorationDec 10Buy17.9710,000179,700338,275Dec 11 04:33 PM
DUNHAM ARCHIE WDirectorNov 07Buy23.32500,00011,661,1001,632,107Nov 10 04:19 PM
RYAN THOMAS LDirectorJun 11Buy29.582,00059,15070,414Jun 12 04:02 PM
RYAN THOMAS LDirectorJun 10Buy29.305,000146,49068,414Jun 12 04:02 PM
RYAN THOMAS LDirectorMay 19Buy27.984,000111,93063,414May 21 04:34 PM
Jacobson Douglas JEXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENTMay 12Sale30.0012,500375,000866,692May 13 06:31 PM
JOHNSON MICHAEL ASVP, Accounting ControllerMay 12Sale30.0120,000600,224470,544May 13 06:28 PM