Williams Capital set a $21.00 price objective on Extraction Oil & Gas (NASDAQ:XOG) in a research report released on Tuesday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the energy company’s stock.

A number of other brokerages have also commented on XOG. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Extraction Oil & Gas from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $17.00 price target for the company in a research note on Friday, September 29th. Credit Suisse Group started coverage on shares of Extraction Oil & Gas in a research note on Monday, December 11th. They issued an outperform rating and a $19.00 price target for the company. BidaskClub raised shares of Extraction Oil & Gas from a hold rating to a buy rating in a report on Wednesday, November 1st. KeyCorp reissued a buy rating and issued a $17.00 price objective on shares of Extraction Oil & Gas in a report on Tuesday, September 19th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada set a $16.00 price objective on shares of Extraction Oil & Gas and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Thursday, August 24th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and eleven have given a buy rating to the stock. Extraction Oil & Gas presently has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus target price of $19.50.

Extraction Oil & Gas (NASDAQ XOG) traded down $0.47 during trading hours on Tuesday, reaching $14.66. 1,645,000 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,298,347. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.57, a current ratio of 0.97 and a quick ratio of 0.92. Extraction Oil & Gas has a 1-year low of $11.31 and a 1-year high of $21.40.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Citigroup Inc. lifted its stake in Extraction Oil & Gas by 147.4% in the second quarter. Citigroup Inc. now owns 8,904 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $120,000 after acquiring an additional 5,305 shares during the period. BlueCrest Capital Management Ltd purchased a new stake in Extraction Oil & Gas in the second quarter worth about $144,000. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can purchased a new stake in Extraction Oil & Gas in the second quarter worth about $148,000. Legal & General Group Plc lifted its stake in Extraction Oil & Gas by 14.4% in the second quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 11,537 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $155,000 after acquiring an additional 1,453 shares during the period. Finally, Calamos Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in Extraction Oil & Gas in the third quarter worth about $156,000. Institutional investors own 89.17% of the company’s stock.

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About Extraction Oil & Gas

Extraction Oil & Gas, Inc, formerly Extraction Oil & Gas, LLC, is an energy company. It is focused on the acquisition, development and production of oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids (NGL) reserves in the Rocky Mountains, primarily in the Wattenberg Field of the Denver-Julesburg Basin (the DJ Basin) of Colorado.

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