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How to buy Devon Energy Corporation stock in Canada

Devon Energy Corporation stock has moved 0.59% from yesterday's closing price. Learn how to easily invest in Devon Energy Corporation stock.

Devon Energy Corporation is an oil & gas e&p business based in the US. Devon Energy Corporation stocks (DVN.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $69.51 – an increase of 1.18% over the previous week. Devon Energy Corporation employs 1,600 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $13.1 billion.

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Devon Energy Corporation stock price (NYSE:DVN)

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Devon Energy Corporation shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-05-15.
Latest market close$69.51
52-week range$22.82 - $69.75
50-day moving average $60.77
200-day moving average $45.75
Wall St. target price$76.18
PE ratio 16.3962
Dividend yield $1.97 (7.97%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $4.19

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Devon Energy Corporation price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $69.51 from 2022-05-19

1 week (2022-05-12) 7.58%
1 month (2022-04-19) 10.33%
3 months (2022-02-16) N/A
6 months (2021-11-19) 71.21%
1 year (2021-05-20) 175.18%
2 years (2020-05-20) 459.66%
3 years (2019-05-20) 131.47%
5 years (2017-05-19) 81.06%

Is Devon Energy Corporation under- or over-valued?

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

Devon Energy Corporation's P/E ratio

Devon Energy Corporation's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 16x. In other words, Devon Energy Corporation shares trade at around 16x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

Devon Energy Corporation's PEG ratio

Devon Energy Corporation's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.8526. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Devon Energy Corporation's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Devon Energy Corporation's EBITDA

Devon Energy Corporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $5.5 billion.

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

Devon Energy Corporation financials

Revenue TTM $13.1 billion
Operating margin TTM 25.29%
Gross profit TTM $7.4 billion
Return on assets TTM 13.4%
Return on equity TTM 45.63%
Profit margin 21.45%
Book value $13.97
Market capitalisation $45.3 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Devon Energy Corporation's environmental, social and governance track record

Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like Devon Energy Corporation.

When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.

Devon Energy Corporation's total ESG risk score

Total ESG risk: 42.01

Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Devon Energy Corporation's overall score of 42.01 (as at 01/01/2019) is pretty weak – landing it in it in the 77th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.

ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Devon Energy Corporation is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).

Devon Energy Corporation's environmental score

Environmental score: 23.2/100

Devon Energy Corporation's environmental score of 23.2 puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Devon Energy Corporation is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Devon Energy Corporation's social score

Social score: 13.68/100

Devon Energy Corporation's social score of 13.68 puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Devon Energy Corporation is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.

Devon Energy Corporation's governance score

Governance score: 15.12/100

Devon Energy Corporation's governance score puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Devon Energy Corporation is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Devon Energy Corporation's controversy score

Controversy score: 2/5

ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. Devon Energy Corporation scored a 2 out of 5 for controversy – the second-highest score possible, reflecting that Devon Energy Corporation has, for the most part, managed to keep its nose clean.

Devon Energy Corporation share dividends

73%

Dividend payout ratio: 72.57% of net profits

Recently Devon Energy Corporation has paid out, on average, around 72.57% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 7.97% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Devon Energy Corporation shareholders could enjoy a 7.97% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Devon Energy Corporation's case, that would currently equate to about $1.97 per share.

Devon Energy Corporation's payout ratio would broadly be considered high, and as such this stock could appeal to those looking to generate an income. Bear in mind however that companies should normally also look to re-invest a decent amount of net profits to ensure future growth.

Devon Energy Corporation's most recent dividend payout was on 30 June 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 10 June 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have Devon Energy Corporation's shares ever split?

Devon Energy Corporation's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 16 November 2004. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Devon Energy Corporation shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Devon Energy Corporation shares which in turn could have impacted Devon Energy Corporation's share price.

Devon Energy Corporation share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Devon Energy Corporation's shares have ranged in value from as little as $22.8173 up to $69.75. 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 Devon Energy Corporation's is 2.7848. This would suggest that Devon Energy Corporation's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Devon Energy Corporation overview

Devon Energy Corporation, an independent energy company, primarily engages in the exploration, development, and production of oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids in the United States. It operates approximately 5,134 gross wells. Devon Energy Corporation was incorporated in 1971 and is headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. .

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