Comparison of Roan Resources Inc. (ROAN) and Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR)

Both Roan Resources Inc. (NYSE:ROAN) and Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR) are each other’s competitor in the Independent Oil & Gas industry. Thus the compare of their dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, institutional ownership, risk, earnings and valuation.

Earnings and Valuation

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Roan Resources Inc. 366.92M 2.68 299.30M -0.93 0.00
Gulfport Energy Corporation 1.45B 0.83 430.56M 2.54 3.23

Table 1 demonstrates Roan Resources Inc. and Gulfport Energy Corporation’s top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Profitability

Table 2 demonstrates the net margins, return on assets and return on equity of Roan Resources Inc. and Gulfport Energy Corporation.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Roan Resources Inc. -81.57% -12.9% -9.6%
Gulfport Energy Corporation 29.69% 11.9% 6.3%

Liquidity

0.6 and 0.6 are the respective Current Ratio and a Quick Ratio of Roan Resources Inc. Its rival Gulfport Energy Corporation’s Current and Quick Ratios are 0.5 and 0.5 respectively. Roan Resources Inc. has a better chance of clearing its pay short and long-term debts than Gulfport Energy Corporation.

Analyst Recommendations

Roan Resources Inc. and Gulfport Energy Corporation Recommendations and Ratings are available on the next table.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
Roan Resources Inc. 0 0 0 0.00
Gulfport Energy Corporation 1 7 2 2.20

Competitively Gulfport Energy Corporation has an average target price of $11, with potential upside of 49.86%.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

The shares of both Roan Resources Inc. and Gulfport Energy Corporation are owned by institutional investors at 71.8% and 97.5% respectively. Roan Resources Inc.’s share owned by insiders are 0.88%. Competitively, insiders own roughly 0.4% of Gulfport Energy Corporation’s shares.

Performance

In this table we provide the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Roan Resources Inc. -18.89% -34.82% -33.65% -58.16% -60.66% -16.47%
Gulfport Energy Corporation 0% -2.26% -6.92% -28.32% -17.92% 25.19%

For the past year Roan Resources Inc. had bearish trend while Gulfport Energy Corporation had bullish trend.

Summary

On 10 of the 12 factors Gulfport Energy Corporation beats Roan Resources Inc.

Roan Resources, Inc., an independent oil and natural gas company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of unconventional oil and natural gas reserves. It holds interests in various assets that cover approximately 150,000 net acres located in Merge, SCOOP, and STACK plays of the Anadarko Basin in Oklahoma. The company is headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Roan Resources, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Roan Holdings, LLC.

Gulfport Energy Corporation engages in the acquisition, exploration, exploitation, and production of natural gas, natural gas liquids (NGLs), and crude oil in the United States. Its principal properties are located in the Utica Shale primarily in Eastern Ohio, along the Louisiana Gulf Coast in the West Cote Blanche Bay, and Hackberry fields. The company also has interests in the Niobrara Formation of Northwestern Colorado; Bakken Formation; Alberta oil sands in Canada; and Phu Horm gas field in Thailand. As of December 31, 2016, it had 2.3 Tcfe of proved reserves; and proved undeveloped reserves of 664 thousand barrels of oil, 1,422,271 million cubic feet of natural gas, and 5,828 thousand barrels of NGLs. The company is headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.