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How to buy Evolution Petroleum Corporation (EPM) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Evolution Petroleum Corporation stocks.

Evolution Petroleum Corporation is an oil & gas e&p business based in the US. Evolution Petroleum Corporation stocks (EPM.US) are listed on the NYSE MKT and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $5.12 – an increase of 5.38% over the previous week. Evolution Petroleum Corporation employs 5 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $46 million.

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How has Coronavirus impacted Evolution Petroleum Corporation's stock price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Evolution Petroleum Corporation's stock price has had significant positive movement.

Its last market close was $5.68, which is 11.97% up on its pre-crash value of $5 and 167.85% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $2.1206.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Evolution Petroleum Corporation stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $467.43 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $1,088.12.

Evolution Petroleum Corporation stock price (NYSE MKT:EPM)

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Evolution Petroleum Corporation shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-18.
Latest market close$5.68
52-week range$2.86 - $6.63
50-day moving average $5.26
200-day moving average $4.69
Wall St. target price$7.80
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0.18 (5.67%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.12

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Evolution Petroleum Corporation price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $5.68 from 2022-01-18

1 week (2022-01-12) 5.38%
1 month (2021-12-17) 19.58%
3 months (2021-10-19) -6.12%
6 months (2021-07-19) 37.53%
1 year (2021-01-19) 70.57%
2 years (2020-01-17) 7.98%
3 years (2019-01-18) 7.69
5 years (2017-01-19) 8.95

Is Evolution Petroleum Corporation under- or over-valued?

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

Evolution Petroleum Corporation's EBITDA

Evolution Petroleum Corporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $15.5 million.

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

Evolution Petroleum Corporation financials

Revenue TTM $46 million
Operating margin TTM 22.17%
Gross profit TTM $16.1 million
Return on assets TTM 7.6%
Return on equity TTM -6.59%
Profit margin -8.88%
Book value $1.75
Market capitalisation $187.2 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Evolution Petroleum Corporation share dividends

We're not expecting Evolution Petroleum Corporation to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Evolution Petroleum Corporation's shares ever split?

Evolution Petroleum Corporation's shares were split on a 1:40 basis on 4 February 2004. So if you had owned 40 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Evolution Petroleum Corporation shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 3900% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Evolution Petroleum Corporation shares which in turn could have impacted Evolution Petroleum Corporation's share price.

Evolution Petroleum Corporation share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Evolution Petroleum Corporation's shares have ranged in value from as little as $2.8579 up to $6.6342. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

EPM.US volatility(beta: 1.39)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE MKT average) beta is 1, while Evolution Petroleum Corporation's is 1.3948. This would suggest that Evolution Petroleum Corporation's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Evolution Petroleum Corporation overview

Evolution Petroleum Corporation, an oil and natural gas company, engages in the development, production, ownership, and management of oil and gas properties in the United States. The company holds interests in a CO2 enhanced oil recovery project in Louisiana's Delhi field. Its Delhi Holt-Bryant Unit covers an area of 13,636 acres located in Northeast Louisiana. The company also holds interests in the Hamilton Dome field covering 5,908 acres located in Wyoming; and Barnett Shale field covering an area of 123,777 acres located in North Texas. Evolution Petroleum Corporation was founded in 2003 and is based in Houston, Texas. .

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