Chaparral Energy Inc (NYSE:CHAP) Shares Bought by Vanguard Group Inc.

Vanguard Group Inc. raised its position in Chaparral Energy Inc (NYSE:CHAP) by 20.8% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 1,835,879 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 316,205 shares during the quarter. Vanguard Group Inc.’s holdings in Chaparral Energy were worth $8,646,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the business. Strs Ohio acquired a new position in shares of Chaparral Energy in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $39,000. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC acquired a new position in shares of Chaparral Energy in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $63,000. Creative Planning acquired a new position in shares of Chaparral Energy in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $94,000. Eidelman Virant Capital acquired a new position in shares of Chaparral Energy in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $141,000. Finally, Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL acquired a new position in shares of Chaparral Energy in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $205,000. Institutional investors own 94.42% of the company’s stock.

CHAP has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Roth Capital decreased their price objective on shares of Chaparral Energy from $16.00 to $9.00 in a report on Wednesday, October 9th. ValuEngine lowered shares of Chaparral Energy from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 15th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Chaparral Energy from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 9th.

Shares of CHAP stock traded down $0.02 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $0.91. The company had a trading volume of 1,250 shares, compared to its average volume of 411,776. The company’s fifty day moving average is $1.30 and its 200 day moving average is $3.48. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.52, a current ratio of 0.70 and a quick ratio of 0.67. Chaparral Energy Inc has a fifty-two week low of $0.70 and a fifty-two week high of $15.75. The stock has a market capitalization of $43.21 million, a PE ratio of 3.04 and a beta of 4.01.

Chaparral Energy (NYSE:CHAP) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, August 7th. The company reported $0.01 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.12 by ($0.11). Chaparral Energy had a negative return on equity of 1.48% and a negative net margin of 33.24%. The business had revenue of $67.91 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $71.09 million. Equities analysts forecast that Chaparral Energy Inc will post 0.08 earnings per share for the current year.

Chaparral Energy Company Profile

Chaparral Energy, Inc engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, production, and operation of onshore oil and natural gas properties primarily in Oklahoma, the United States. The company sells crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids primarily to refineries and gas processing plant.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Chaparral Energy (NYSE:CHAP)

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