News coverage about Chaparral Energy Inc Class A (NYSE:CHAP) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Chaparral Energy Inc Class A earned a daily sentiment score of 0.22 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the company an impact score of 46.8090252115616 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the near term.

CHAP opened at $18.25 on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.38, a quick ratio of 0.91 and a current ratio of 0.95. Chaparral Energy Inc Class A has a 12 month low of $15.55 and a 12 month high of $25.85.

Chaparral Energy Inc Class A (NYSE:CHAP) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 14th. The company reported $0.11 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $58.43 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $57.63 million. Chaparral Energy Inc Class A had a negative return on equity of 13.28% and a negative net margin of 58.62%. research analysts predict that Chaparral Energy Inc Class A will post 0.39 EPS for the current year.

In other news, CEO Kermit Earl Reynolds bought 5,900 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, August 17th. The stock was acquired at an average price of $16.03 per share, for a total transaction of $94,577.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website.

About Chaparral Energy Inc Class A

Chaparral Energy, Inc engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, production, and operation of onshore oil and natural gas properties primarily in Oklahoma, the United States. The company sells crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids primarily to refineries and gas processing plant.

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