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U.S. Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 29, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D12.2%
  • 3M33.0%
  • 1Y95.8%
  • YTD56.8%

The Oil and Gas Exploration and Production industry is up 12% in the last week, with ConocoPhillips up 9.1%. Meanwhile, Camber Energy actually underperformed within the industry, shrinking 16% in the last week. This means that the industry has gained 96% over the past year. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to decline by 3.8% per year.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.S. Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sun, 29 May 2022US$682.6bUS$228.6bUS$37.2b14.1x
Tue, 26 Apr 2022US$565.1bUS$196.5bUS$33.3b14.7x
Thu, 24 Mar 2022US$598.5bUS$198.3bUS$31.9b16.4x
Sat, 19 Feb 2022US$504.3bUS$176.4bUS$22.8b18.6x
Mon, 17 Jan 2022US$495.0bUS$153.2bUS$11.1b21.9x
Wed, 15 Dec 2021US$417.1bUS$153.1bUS$11.1b19.3x
Fri, 12 Nov 2021US$447.7bUS$153.9bUS$11.6b21.4x
Sun, 10 Oct 2021US$445.5bUS$127.2b-US$546,484,502.0028.2x
Tue, 07 Sep 2021US$330.2bUS$128.1b-US$2,816,383,619.8116.5x
Thu, 05 Aug 2021US$326.8bUS$127.6b-US$1,343,496,174.3220.6x
Sun, 09 May 2021US$307.6bUS$102.0b-US$17,620,677,960.3721x
Wed, 10 Feb 2021US$220.6bUS$85.1b-US$44,093,784,927.9013.1x
Tue, 03 Nov 2020US$128.8bUS$91.2b-US$42,987,956,747.908x
Fri, 07 Aug 2020US$159.7bUS$102.7b-US$32,041,785,219.976.9x
Thu, 30 Apr 2020US$168.1bUS$123.6b-US$15,549,107,805.404.6x
Sun, 02 Feb 2020US$253.6bUS$149.3bUS$199.1m9.1x
Wed, 06 Nov 2019US$254.4bUS$159.0bUS$19.5b7.1x
Sat, 10 Aug 2019US$295.9bUS$161.9bUS$20.8b7.2x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: US$297.6bTotal Earnings: US$17.5bTotal Revenue: US$162.8bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Industry Median PE3Y Average 12.7x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates to remain steady.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 12.7x.
  • Future earnings are expected to decline by 3.8% which could cause market valuations to fall.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Oil and Gas Exploration and Production industry have grown 28% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 12% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Comparison

How does U.S. Oil and Gas Exploration and Production compare with similar industries?

US Market6.18%
Oil and Gas8.28%
Oil and Gas Exploration and Production12.22%
Coal and Fuels7.36%
Oil and Gas Refining and Marketing6.83%
Integrated Oil and Gas6.68%
Oil and Gas Storage and Transportation5.89%
Industry PEThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
COP ConocoPhillipsUS$114.609.1%
EOG EOG ResourcesUS$136.8512.1%
FANG Diamondback EnergyUS$152.6617.2%
CTRA Coterra EnergyUS$35.5215.7%
DVN Devon EnergyUS$75.808.4%
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