Consensus ratings for Whiting Petroleum
Approximately 38.5% of analysts have rated Whiting Petroleum (WLL) a “buy,” and ~56.4% have rated it a “hold.” The average broker target price of $14.22 for WLL implies a return of ~28% over the next 12 months.
Whiting Petroleum’s (WLL) high target price stands at $23.00, and its low target price is ~$6.90.
Recent upgrades and downgrades on WLL stock
On December 1, Stifel upgraded its ratings for WLL from “hold” to “buy.” WLL’s peer Continental Resources (CLR) was recently downgraded by Deutsche Bank, J.P. Morgan (JPM), and KLR Group. On December 8, Deutsche Bank (DB) downgraded its rating for CLR from “buy” to “hold.” On the same day, J.P. Morgan downgraded its rating for CLR from “overweight” to “neutral.” KLR Group downgraded CLR from “accumulate” to “hold” on December 5.