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How has Hess Corporation:(NYSE:HES) performed recently?

Hess Corporation (NYSE: HES) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 18589.25. It is in the Independent Oil & Gas industry and sector Basic Materials, with a current P/E of *TBA, a forward P/E of *TBA and EPS of -11.01. At a stock price of 56.27 (-2.31%) it has a dividend yield of 1.74%.

EPS growth for the last five years have been -29.50%, more recently this last year it has grown by -299.60%. The next year growth is going to be about 38.90% and more long-term *TBA after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -29.80%. Sales growth for the past five years have been -28.10% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -35.90%.

For performance, Hess Corporation the past week has seen a gain of 2.73%. For the last month performance for Hess Corporation is 2.67%. While the last quarter is -3.32% and half year, 50.16%. Finally for the year, performance is -4.43%.

The 52-week high for Hess Corporation, is at -11.36%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 75.25%. The 20-day simple moving average is -2.88% and 6.32% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 3.60%, and for the month it is 3.42%. Hess Corporation, has a target price of 65.48.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.32, and for total debt/equity Hess Corporation has 0.32. The gross margin is 77.60%, while operating margin is -68.50%, the profit margin is -53.50%. The current ratio is 2.3 and the quick ratio is 2.1.

Insider ownership is at 0.90%, with instituitional ownership at 85.20%. Hess Corporation has a payout ratio of *TBA. With the total shares outstanding coming to 322.73. The shares float is 281.14, with the float short at 6.01%, with short ratio coming to 4.43.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see Hess Corporation, get -9.00%, with its returns on investment at -10.30%. Return on equity is -15.40%. So will the investors see the target price of 65.48, reached soon?

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