Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR) went down by -0.72% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $8.41 and move down -513.87%, while GPOR stocks collected -15.43% of loss with the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 01/02/20 that Gulfport Energy Corporation Appoints Alvin Bledsoe to its Board of Directors

Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR) Worth an Investment?

Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ: GPOR) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 0.59 times of increase in earnings at the present.

GPOR Market Performance

GPOR stocks went down by -15.43% for the week, with the monthly drop of -52.43% and a quarterly performance of -54.79%, while its annual performance rate touched -83.67%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -30.47% for GPOR stocks with the simple moving average of -63.08% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for GPOR stocks, with Wells Fargo repeating the rating for GPOR shares by setting it to “Underweight”. The predicted price for GPOR socks in the upcoming period according to Wells Fargo is $4 based on the research report published on January 9, 2020.

SunTrust, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see GPOR stock at the price of $3, previously predicting the value of $6. The rating they have provided for GPOR stocks is “Hold” according to the report published on November 15, 2019.

Imperial Capital gave “Outperform” rating to GPOR stocks, setting the target price at $5 in the report published on October 18, 2019.

GPOR Stocks -44.32% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought GPOR to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Gulfport Energy Corporation was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -83.71% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 8.56%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 8.77%, while the shares sank at the distance of -52.26% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by -49.63% lower at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, GPOR went down by -15.43%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of -79.52% of losses for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $1.90. In addition, Gulfport Energy Corporation saw -54.93% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further losses.

GPOR Stock Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Gulfport Energy Corporation (GPOR), starting from Wood David M., who bought 40,000 shares at the price of $2.44 back on Aug 30. After this action, Rushing now owns 1,005,449 shares of Gulfport Energy Corporation, valued at $97,600 with the latest closing price.

Craine Patrick K., the General Counsel and Corp. Sec. of Gulfport Energy Corporation, bought 15,000 shares at the value of $2.42 during a trade that took place back on Aug 30, which means that Craine Patrick K. is holding 227,265 shares at the value of $36,300 based on the most recent closing price.

GPOR Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +34.89 for the present operating margin and +38.72 for gross margin. The net margin for Gulfport Energy Corporation stands at +29.12. Total capital return value is set at 9.77, while invested capital returns managed to touch 8.16. Equity return holds the value 11.00%, with 6.10% for asset returns.

Based on Gulfport Energy Corporation (GPOR), the company’s capital structure generated 62.73 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 38.55. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 34.50 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 3.69 and long-term debt to capital is 62.71.

The value for Enterprise to Sales is 1.72 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.66. The receivables turnover for Gulfport Energy Corporation is 7.13 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.25. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.59.