Hess Corp. (HES): Price and Financial Metrics

Hess Corp. (HES): $145.40

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HES Price/Volume Stats

Current price $145.40 52-week high $167.75
Prev. close $145.32 52-week low $113.82
Day low $144.70 Volume 2,819,400
Day high $147.30 Avg. volume 2,735,443
50-day MA $144.08 Dividend yield 1.17%
200-day MA $144.94 Market Cap 44.66B

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  • Sentiment is the dimension where HES ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 91.34% of US stocks.
  • HES's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving down over the last 109 days.
  • HES's current lowest rank is in the Value metric (where it is better than 0.79% of US stocks).

HES Stock Summary

  • HES has a market capitalization of $45,400,089,821 -- more than approximately 94.36% of US stocks.
  • HESS CORP's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 92.92% of US equities in our set.
  • Of note is the ratio of HESS CORP's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; only 7.08% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to HES, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are AEM, SCCO, PXD, MKSI, and DVN.
  • Visit HES's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.hess.com.

HES Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Energy stock, HES's EV/EBIT ratio is 122.89% higher, now standing at 18.5.
  • Over the past 243 months, HES's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 6.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for HES.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
HES 2023-12-28 4.2 5.2 30.3 18.5
HES 2023-12-27 4.3 5.3 31.1 18.9
HES 2023-12-26 4.3 5.3 31.1 18.9
HES 2023-12-22 4.2 5.2 30.7 18.7
HES 2023-12-21 4.2 5.2 30.6 18.7
HES 2023-12-20 4.2 5.2 30.5 18.6

HES Growth Metrics

    Its year over year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 44.9%.
  • The 4 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at -22.56%.
  • Its 4 year revenue growth rate is now at 22.51%.
HES's revenue has moved up $5,550,000,000 over the prior 52 months.

The table below shows HES's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 11,570 3,944 2,096
2022-09-30 10,771 3,591 1,864
2022-06-30 9,425 2,867 1,464
2022-03-31 8,035 2,143 724
2021-12-31 7,583 2,890 559
2021-09-30 6,745 2,477 197

HES's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • HES has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 56.13% of graded US stocks.
  • HES's asset turnover comes in at 0.353 -- ranking 76th of 137 Petroleum and Natural Gas stocks.
  • CRK, SWN, and ESTE are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with HES.

The table below shows HES's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.353 0.552 0.048
2021-06-30 0.322 0.560 0.026
2021-03-31 0.281 0.556 0.010
2020-12-31 0.246 0.526 -0.106
2020-09-30 0.251 0.509 -0.109
2020-06-30 0.259 0.498 -0.105

HES Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of HES, see our HES 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 $99.58 Average Broker Recommendation 1.62 (Moderate Buy)

Hess Corp. (HES) Company Bio

Hess Corporation (formerly Amerada Hess Corporation) is an American global independent energy company involved in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas. It was formed by the merger of Hess Oil and Chemical and Amerada Petroleum in 1968. Leon Hess served as CEO from the early 1960s through 1995, after which his son John B Hess succeeded him as chairman and CEO. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Latest HES News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about HESS CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate HES as an investment opportunity.

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Rich Duprey on InvestorPlace | December 27, 2023

How To Earn $500 A Month From Chevron Stock Ahead Of Hess Deal Closing

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) shares closed slightly higher on Thursday despite a decline in crude oil prices. Benchmark U.S. crude oil for February delivery declined 33 cents to settle at $73.89 per barrel on Thursday. The San Ramon, California-based company’s $53 billion all-stock deal for Hess (NYSE: HES) is scheduled for an early-2024 completion. Chevron and Hess recently received a request for additional information and documentary material from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in conne

Yahoo | December 22, 2023

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Joel Baglole on InvestorPlace | December 21, 2023

Energy Company Hess Agrees to Pay Up to $187 Million to Settle Asbestos Claims

Oil-and-gas company Hess and its bankrupt subsidiary Honx have agreed to pay up to $187 million under a deal to resolve the current and future asbestos claims asserted by the former contractors and employees of an oil refinery in the U.S. Virgin Islands, according to a settlement document filed with the court Thursday. Hess placed Honx, previously known as Hess Oil New York, under chapter 11 bankruptcy in April of last year to drive a settlement of hundreds of personal-injury lawsuits stemming from alleged exposure to asbestos, silica and other toxic substances at the St. Croix oil refinery.

Yahoo | December 21, 2023

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HES Price Returns

1-mo 1.31%
3-mo 3.39%
6-mo -6.98%
1-year 6.77%
3-year 130.47%
5-year 165.27%
YTD 0.86%
2023 2.90%
2022 94.02%
2021 42.08%
2020 -19.14%
2019 67.71%

HES Dividends

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