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How to buy Chaparral Energy stock

Learn how to easily invest in Chaparral Energy stock.

Chaparral Energy Inc is an oil & gas e&p business based in the US. Chaparral Energy shares (CHAP) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Chaparral Energy employs 121 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – CHAP – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
  6. Check in on your investment. Optimize your portfolio by tracking your stock.

Chaparral Energy stock price (NYSE: CHAP)

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Chaparral Energy shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-01-23.
52-week range$0.00 - $0.00
50-day moving average $0.04
200-day moving average $0.38
Wall St. target price$0.75
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-1.81

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Is it a good time to buy Chaparral Energy stock?

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Is Chaparral Energy under- or over-valued?

Valuing Chaparral Energy stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Chaparral Energy's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Chaparral Energy's EBITDA

Chaparral Energy's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $243.4 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Chaparral Energy's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Chaparral Energy financials

Revenue TTM $222.2 million
Operating margin TTM 60.53%
Gross profit TTM $173.5 million
Return on assets TTM 7.36%
Return on equity TTM 0%
Profit margin -162.22%
Book value $8.82
Market capitalisation $18.7 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Chaparral Energy shares

There are currently 4.6 million Chaparral Energy shares held short by investors – that's known as Chaparral Energy's "short interest". This figure is 2.4% down from 4.7 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Chaparral Energy shares can be evaluated.

Chaparral Energy's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Chaparral Energy's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Chaparral Energy shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Chaparral Energy shares traded daily (recently around 1.8 million). Chaparral Energy's SIR currently stands at 2.61. In other words for every 100,000 Chaparral Energy shares traded daily on the market, roughly 2610 shares are currently held short.

However Chaparral Energy's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Chaparral Energy shares, or, against the total number of tradable Chaparral Energy shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Chaparral Energy's short interest could be expressed as 0.1% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Chaparral Energy shares in existence, roughly 100 shares are currently held short) or 0.1432% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Chaparral Energy shares, roughly 143 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Chaparral Energy.

Find out more about how you can short Chaparral Energy stock.

Chaparral Energy share dividends

We're not expecting Chaparral Energy to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Chaparral Energy share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Chaparral Energy's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0 up to $0. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Chaparral Energy's is 2.7456. This would suggest that Chaparral Energy's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Chaparral Energy overview

Chaparral Energy, Inc. engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, production, and operation of 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. Its 210,000 net surface acres are located in the Mid-Continent region, approximately 122,000 net acres are located in the STACK play primarily in Canadian, Kingfisher, and Garfield counties. As of December 31, 2019, the company's estimated proved oil and natural gas reserves were 96. 6 million barrels of crude oil equivalent; and had an interest in 2,782 gross producing wells, including 866 gross company operated wells. Chaparral Energy, Inc.

Chaparral Energy in the news

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Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Chaparral Energy is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 5.376% of Chaparral Energy shares are held by insiders and 86.195% by institutions.
How many people work for Chaparral Energy?
Latest data suggests 121 work at Chaparral Energy.
When does the fiscal year end for Chaparral Energy?
Chaparral Energy's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Chaparral Energy based?
Chaparral Energy's address is: 701 Cedar Lake Boulevard, Oklahoma City, United States, 73114
What is Chaparral Energy's ISIN number?
Chaparral Energy's international securities identification number is: US15942R2085
What is Chaparral Energy's CUSIP number?
Chaparral Energy's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 15942R208

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