Cenovus Energy Inc (NYSE:CVE): JP Morgan Reaffirms “Neutral” Rating Today, Has a Target of $18.00/Share


Cenovus Energy Inc (NYSE:CVE) Rating Reaffirmed

JP Morgan now has a $18.00 target price per share on shares of Cenovus Energy Inc (NYSE:CVE). The target price per share means a potential upside of 39.86% from the last price of Cenovus Energy Inc (NYSE:CVE). This rating was announced to investors in a comprehensive report on Tuesday, 15 December.

From a total of 13 analysts covering Cenovus Energy Inc (NYSE:CVE) stock, 7 rate it a ”Buy”, 1 a “Sell”, and 6 a ”Hold”. This means that 50% of the ratings are positive. The highest target price is $20.43 while the lowest target price is $13.86. The mean of all analyst targets is $16.89 with a 79.43% above today’s ($12.93) stock price. Cenovus Energy Inc was the topic of 7 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to the firm StockzIntelligence Inc. Goldman Sachs upgraded shares on December 1 to “Neutral” rating.

Approximately 1.18M shares of stock traded hands. Cenovus Energy Inc (USA) (NYSE:CVE) has declined 27.20% since May 12, 2015 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 23.53% the S&P500.

Cenovus Energy Inc. is a Canadian integrated oil company. The company has a market cap of $10.39 billion. The Firm is engaged in the business of developing, producing and marketing crude oil, natural gas liquids and natural gas in Canada with refining activities in the United States. It has 21.33 P/E ratio.

According to Zacks Investment Research, “Cenovus Energy is an integrated oil company headquartered in Calgary, Alberta. The Company’s operations include their growing enhanced oil projects and established natural gas and crude oil production in Alberta and Saskatchewan. The Company has four top-quality enhanced oil projects: Foster Creek, Christina Lake, Pelican Lake and Weyburn. Foster Creek, Christina Lake and Pelican Lake are located in northeast Alberta, and Weyburn is in Saskatchewan. The Company also has ownership interest in two high-quality refineries in Illinois and Texas. Cenovus Energy’s ongoing objective is to advance technologies that reduce the amount of water, steam, natural gas and electricity used in their operations and to decrease surface land disturbance.”