Cimarex Energy Co (XEC): Price and Financial Metrics

Cimarex Energy Co (XEC)

Today's Latest Price: $24.90 USD

0.65 (-2.54%)

Updated Oct 19 7:00pm

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Overall POWR Rating

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Industry Rank:

Ranked of 97 in Energy - Oil & Gas

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XEC Stock Summary

  • Price to trailing twelve month operating cash flow for XEC is currently 2.3, higher than only 13.93% of US stocks with positive operating cash flow.
  • Of note is the ratio of Cimarex Energy Co's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; only 2.82% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • Over the past twelve months, XEC has reported earnings growth of -360.29%, putting it ahead of only 5.26% of US stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Cimarex Energy Co, a group of peers worth examining would be RRC, FANG, HTLD, PDCE, and PHX.
  • XEC's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Cimarex Energy Co's official web site, go to

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XEC Price/Volume Stats

Current price $24.90 52-week high $55.29
Prev. close $25.55 52-week low $12.15
Day low $24.87 Volume 2,051,830
Day high $26.37 Avg. volume 2,239,859
50-day MA $26.17 Dividend yield 3.44%
200-day MA $28.46 Market Cap 2.54B

Cimarex Energy Co (XEC) Company Bio

Cimarex Energy operates as an independent oil and gas exploration and production company primarily in Texas, Oklahoma, and New Mexico. The company was founded in 2002 and is based in Denver, Colorado.

XEC Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$24.90$0.08 -100%

We started the process of determining a valid price forecast for Cimarex Energy Co with a discounted cash flow analysis -- the results of which can be found in the table below. To summarize, we found that Cimarex Energy Co ranked in the 0th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that all scenearios modelled for this stock suggest it is overvalued. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for XEC, they are:

  • The company's compound free cash flow growth rate over the past 1.75 years comes in at -0.56%; that's greater than merely 1.8% of US stocks we're applying DCF forecasting to.
  • Cimarex Energy Co's interest coverage rate -- a measure of gross earnings relative to interest payments -- comes in at -23.5. This coverage rate is greater than that of merely 4.95% of stocks we're observing for the purpose of forecasting via discounted cash flows.
  • As a business, Cimarex Energy Co experienced a tax rate of about 14% over the past twelve months; relative to its sector (Energy), this tax rate is higher than 71.66% of stocks generating free cash flow.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

For other companies in the Energy that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as XEC, try CLR, CVI, EXTN, GLOG, and KLXE.

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Latest XEC News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Cimarex Energy Co that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate XEC as an investment opportunity.

Cimarex Energy: Recovery Starts To Materialize After A Tough Q2

Cimarex Energy (XEC) has increased drilling activity and its production, which will decline in the second half of 2020, and will likely begin to recover towards the end of the year. Moreover, the company's earnings should also increase and it will likely generate strong levels of free cash flows as...

Sarfaraz A. Khan on Seeking Alpha | August 31, 2020

Cimarex Energy declares $0.22 dividend

Cimarex Energy (XEC) declares $0.22/share quarterly dividend, in line with previous.Forward yield 3.11%Payable Dec. 1; for shareholders of record Nov. 13; ex-div Nov. 12.See XEC Dividend Scorecard, Yield Chart, & Dividend Growth....

Seeking Alpha | August 28, 2020

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: AstraZeneca, BioNTech, Pfizer, Cimarex Energy, Diamondback Energy, Centennial Resource Development and Bonanza Creek Energy

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: AstraZeneca, BioNTech, Pfizer, Cimarex Energy, Diamondback Energy, Centennial Resource Development and Bonanza Creek Energy

Yahoo | July 23, 2020

Forget Cimarex Energy (XEC), Suncor Energy (SU) Is a Better Growth Stock

Brown Advisory recently released its Q2 2020 Investor Letter, a copy of which you can download here. The Flexible Equity Fund posted a return of 25.16% for the quarter, outperforming its benchmark, the S&P 500 Index which returned 20.53% in the same quarter. You should check out Brown Advisory’s top 5 stock picks for investors […]

Yahoo | July 22, 2020

Eni Plans to Divest Assets in Norway & Congo Amid Low Oil

Eni (E) is reportedly planning to divest the Jotun floating production, storage and offloading vessel in Norway.

Yahoo | July 22, 2020

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XEC Price Returns

1-mo -4.45%
3-mo -7.93%
6-mo 25.02%
1-year -38.14%
3-year -77.83%
5-year -77.18%
YTD -51.51%
2019 -13.61%
2018 -49.15%
2017 -9.97%
2016 52.65%
2015 -15.20%

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