VAALCO Energy, Inc. (EGY): Price and Financial Metrics

VAALCO Energy, Inc. (EGY): $2.63

-0.08 (-2.95%)

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  • Sentiment is the dimension where EGY ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 95.83% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for EGY is in Momentum, which has been heading up over the past 199 days.
  • EGY's current lowest rank is in the Stability metric (where it is better than 33.14% of US stocks).

EGY Stock Summary

  • EGY's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 1.71 -- higher than just 10.12% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
  • Of note is the ratio of Vaalco Energy Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; just 8.53% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, EGY is more volatile than 90.04% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to EGY, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are ATIF, CPG, ERF, UNAM, and VERB.
  • Visit EGY's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

EGY Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of EGY, see our EGY price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $3.95 Average Broker Recommendation 1.25 (Strong Buy)

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EGY Price/Volume Stats

Current price $2.63 52-week high $3.48
Prev. close $2.71 52-week low $0.78
Day low $2.61 Volume 105,600
Day high $2.75 Avg. volume 361,730
50-day MA $2.57 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $1.81 Market Cap 152.05M

VAALCO Energy, Inc. (EGY) Company Bio

VAALCO Energy, Inc., an independent energy company, acquires, explores for, develops, and produces crude oil and natural gas. The company holds Etame production sharing contract related to the Etame Marin block located offshore in the Republic of Gabon, West Africa. It also owns interests in an undeveloped block offshore Equatorial Guinea, West Africa. VAALCO Energy, Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

EGY Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$2.63$1.04 -62%

Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for EGY, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Vaalco Energy Inc ranked in the 31th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that the most conservative analysis suggests this stock will yield negative results -- and thus may be a potential short opportunity. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for EGY, they are:

  • EGY's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 3%; for context, that number is higher than 26.27% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • The weighted average cost of capital for the company is 9. This value is greater than just 18.73% stocks in the Energy sector that generate free cash flow.

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Below are the latest news stories about Vaalco Energy Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate EGY as an investment opportunity.

VAALCO Announces Letter of Intent for FSO at Etame

HOUSTON, April 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY; LSE: EGY) (“VAALCO” or the “Company”) today announced that it has signed a non-binding letter of intent (“LOI”) with Omni Offshore Terminals Pte Ltd (“Omni”) to provide and operate a Floating Storage and Offloading (“FSO”) unit at VAALCO’s Etame Marin field offshore Gabon for up to 11 years upon the expiration of the current Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (“FPSO”) contract with BW Offshore in September 2022. Key Highlights Omni has provided VAALCO with a preliminary proposal for leasing and also operating an FSO;The Omni FSO proposal could reduce VAALCO’s operating costs by 15% to 25% when compared to the current FPSO contract during the term of the proposed agreement;Maintaining the current FPSO be...

Yahoo | April 27, 2021

VAALCO Board Member George Maxwell Named Chief Executive Officer and Company Updates Strategic Focus

HOUSTON, April 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY; LSE: EGY) (“VAALCO” or the “Company”) today announced that its Board of Directors has named George Maxwell as Chief Executive Officer effective April 12, 2021. Mr. Maxwell, who has been a Non-Executive Director of the Company since June 2020 and resides in the U.K., will continue to serve as a member of the Board. Cary Bounds who has served as Chief Executive Officer since 2016 will leave VAALCO to pursue other interests. The Company also provided details on its newly updated forward strategy. The Company’s stated goal is to continue to be one of the leading independent exploration and production companies in West Africa, with a strategy of achieving significant shareholder returns by maximizing the value of, an...

Yahoo | April 12, 2021

VAALCO Energy, Inc. Announces Retirement of Chief Financial Officer Elizabeth Prochnow

HOUSTON, March 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY; LSE: EGY) (“VAALCO” or the “Company”) today announced that Elizabeth Prochnow, its Chief Financial Officer, has elected to retire effective March 31, 2021. Ms. Prochnow’s departure is not related to any issues regarding strategy, financial disclosures, accounting or legal matters, or any disagreements with management or the Board. The Company has initiated an executive search to fill the Chief Financial Officer position. Following Ms. Prochnow’s retirement, Jason J. Doornik, VAALCO’s Chief Accounting Officer and Controller, will serve as principal financial officer until a new Chief Financial Officer has been named. Ms. Prochnow was named Chief Financial Officer on April 1, 2019 and before that served as VAALCO’...

Yahoo | March 18, 2021

VAALCO Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020 Earnings Release and Conference Call

HOUSTON, March 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY; LSE: EGY) (“VAALCO” or the “Company”) today announced the timing of its fourth quarter and full year 2020 earnings release and conference call. The Company will issue its fourth quarter and full year 2020 earnings release on Tuesday, March 9 after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange and host a conference call to discuss its financial and operational results on Wednesday morning, March 10 at 9:00 a.m. Central Time (10:00 a.m. Eastern Time and 3:00 p.m. London Time.) Interested parties in the United States may participate toll-free by dialing (877) 270-2148. Interested parties in the United Kingdom may participate toll-free by dialing 08082389064. Other international parties may dial (412) 902-6510...

Yahoo | March 2, 2021

VAALCO Announces the Closing of the Acquisition of Additional Interest in the Etame Field From Sasol

HOUSTON, Feb. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY; LSE: EGY) (“VAALCO” or the “Company”) today announced that it has now completed the previously announced acquisition of Sasol Gabon S.A.’s (“Sasol”) 27.8% working interest(1) in the Etame Marin block offshore Gabon, increasing the Company’s total working interest to 58.8%. Key Highlights Nearly doubles VAALCO’s total net production and reserves;Expected to be immediately accretive to VAALCO, with minimal additional variable costs;Anticipated to materially increase free cash flow(2) in 2021 and beyond, particularly in the current increasing price environment;Paid $29.6 million in cash to Sasol, taking into account the agreed upon transaction price of $44 million, the deposit already paid and post-effective date ad...

Yahoo | February 25, 2021

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EGY Price Returns

1-mo 16.89%
3-mo -9.31%
6-mo 150.48%
1-year 196.14%
3-year 74.17%
5-year 134.82%
YTD 48.59%
2020 -20.27%
2019 51.02%
2018 110.90%
2017 -32.98%
2016 -35.00%

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