The opening price for Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) was $4.13 and the volume amounted to 26.78 million shares which compares with the average volume of 21.24 million shares. The company stock experienced a 8.03% move to arrive at $4.44.

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) Analyst Opinion

Whiting Petroleum Corporation has a consensus hold rating from 31 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares currently sold short amount to at least 21.42% of shares outstanding. The stock sank -7.31% last month and is down -63.06 this year. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 12 of analysts who cover WLL having a buy-equivalent rating. Analysts have placed a $7.87 price target on Whiting Petroleum Corporation, suggesting a 77.25% gain from recent close. It’s currently trading about -66.85% below its 52-week high.

Whiting Petroleum Corporation Earnings Surprise

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned -$0.18 a piece versus the consensus-estimated -$0.19. Its revenue totaled $355.5 million down -4.26% from the previous quarter.

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) Intraday View

This stock (WLL) is ahead of its 52-week low with 11.84%. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 6.56% which for the week stands at 5.25%. The share price has moved forward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of 1.1% and stays -8.36% away from its 50 days moving average. Over the last five days, shares have faced -3.06% losses and now is down -47.51% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $6.99. Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) has made its way to a 12-month decline of -41.66%.

Turning to FuelCell Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FCEL), its shares were trading at $1.5 a retreat of $0, on the trading floor. The stock, after opening at $1.5, touched a high of $1.5 before paring much of its gains. So far, analysts are sticking with their neutral recommendations with the consensus call at 2.5. FuelCell Energy, Inc. has 0 buy ratings, 2 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -73.54% from its high of $5.67 to a $93.32 million market value through last close.

FuelCell Energy, Inc. (FCEL) Consensus Price Target

The company’s consensus rating on Reuter’s scale remained unchanged from 2.5 to 2.5 during a month. Analysts set a 12-month price target of $2.25 a share. The target implies a 50% spike from where the shares are currently trading. Also, the current price highlights a discount of 100% to analysts’ high consensus price target.

FuelCell Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:FCEL) Intraday Trading

The counter witnessed a trading volume of 1.2 million shares versus an average volume of 1.05 million shares during last trading session. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 7.05% which for the week approaches 5.43%. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $1.42 and compares with the $0.8 52-week low. The stock recovered 87.5% since its low point and has performed -14.29% year-to-date.