Extraction Oil & Gas (NASDAQ: XOG) is one of 225 public companies in the “Oil & Gas Exploration and Production” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its peers? We will compare Extraction Oil & Gas to related businesses based on the strength of its profitability, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, risk and earnings.

Risk & Volatility

Extraction Oil & Gas has a beta of 0.84, suggesting that its share price is 16% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Extraction Oil & Gas’ peers have a beta of 1.38, suggesting that their average share price is 38% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings and price targets for Extraction Oil & Gas and its peers, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Extraction Oil & Gas 0 2 10 0 2.83
Extraction Oil & Gas Competitors 1480 7664 12372 261 2.52

Extraction Oil & Gas presently has a consensus target price of $19.73, suggesting a potential upside of 33.02%. As a group, “Oil & Gas Exploration and Production” companies have a potential upside of 30.53%. Given Extraction Oil & Gas’ stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts plainly believe Extraction Oil & Gas is more favorable than its peers.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

89.2% of Extraction Oil & Gas shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 61.4% of shares of all “Oil & Gas Exploration and Production” companies are held by institutional investors. 6.7% of Extraction Oil & Gas shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 12.4% of shares of all “Oil & Gas Exploration and Production” companies are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Extraction Oil & Gas and its peers gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Extraction Oil & Gas $278.09 million -$456.00 million -8.78
Extraction Oil & Gas Competitors $1.86 billion -$438.87 million -42.07

Extraction Oil & Gas’ peers have higher revenue and earnings than Extraction Oil & Gas. Extraction Oil & Gas is trading at a higher price-to-earnings ratio than its peers, indicating that it is currently more expensive than other companies in its industry.

Profitability

This table compares Extraction Oil & Gas and its peers’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Extraction Oil & Gas -53.50% -14.60% -8.31%
Extraction Oil & Gas Competitors -305.45% 24.37% 5.73%

Summary

Extraction Oil & Gas peers beat Extraction Oil & Gas on 7 of the 12 factors compared.

Extraction Oil & Gas Company Profile

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. It focuses on the development of the Codell and Niobrara formations. It offers its exploration and production processes in various steps, such as seismic, site preparation, drilling the well, completing the well, monitoring the well and reclaiming the site. The Company utilizes sound walls to mute or redirect noise caused by its operations. The Company uses an electric rig to manage its drilling operations. It uses vapor recovery units to capture emissions from storage facilities. It uses lease automatic custody transfer (LACT) units to collect oil from tanks in a closed-loop system that manages air emissions associated with the oil gathering and transportation process.

Receive News & Ratings for Extraction Oil & Gas Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Extraction Oil & Gas and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.