Press coverage about Bonanza Creek Energy (NYSE:BCEI) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Bonanza Creek Energy earned a coverage optimism score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media stories about the oil and gas producer an impact score of 85 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is very likely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

These are some of the news articles that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:

Bonanza Creek Energy (BCEI) opened at 29.79 on Monday. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $34.58 and a 200-day moving average price of $132.03. The firm’s market cap is $606.11 million. Bonanza Creek Energy has a 12-month low of $27.24 and a 12-month high of $40.60.

Bonanza Creek Energy (NYSE:BCEI) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, May 10th. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.24) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.22) by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $52.56 million during the quarter. Bonanza Creek Energy had a negative net margin of 120.77% and a negative return on equity of 192.23%. On average, analysts predict that Bonanza Creek Energy will post ($0.29) earnings per share for the current year.

A number of analysts have commented on BCEI shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Bonanza Creek Energy from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 9th. BMO Capital Markets reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $1.00 price objective on shares of Bonanza Creek Energy in a research note on Wednesday, March 22nd. ValuEngine lowered shares of Bonanza Creek Energy from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Friday, June 2nd. Finally, Capital One Financial Corporation reaffirmed an “equal weight” rating on shares of Bonanza Creek Energy in a research note on Tuesday, May 2nd. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and four have issued a hold rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $30.50.

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Bonanza Creek Energy Company Profile

Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc (Bonanza Creek) is an independent energy company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and production of onshore oil and associated liquids-rich natural gas in the United States. The Company’s oil and liquids-weighted assets are concentrated primarily in the Wattenberg Field in Colorado and the Dorcheat Macedonia Field in southern Arkansas.

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