The current implied volatility for Chesapeake Energy stock (CHK) is ~87.6%. Noble Energy (NBL) and Antero Resources (AR) have lower implied volatilities of ~38.0% and 37.3%, respectively. In comparison, the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLE) has an implied volatility of ~20%.
Stock price forecast
Assuming a normal distribution of stock prices with a standard deviation of one and based on Chesapeake Energy’s implied volatility of ~88%, we can estimate that the stock could close between $2.40 and $3.06 in the next seven days. Chesapeake Energy stock should stay within this range ~68% of the time. Next, we’ll discuss analysts’ recommendations for Chesapeake Energy stock.