Dominion Resources, Inc.s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 3.12% in the past 12 Weeks but analyzing the 6 month chart of the stock, the price of the stock has managed to drop negative and it has dropped down to -1.83% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 6.43% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Dominion Resources, Inc. has a positive value of 1.96 compared to overall market. Stocks of Dominion Resources, Inc. (NYSE:D) rallied by 2.33% during the past week but lost 2.45% on a 4-week basis. The company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.5% in the past week but underperformed the index by 4.19% in the last 4 weeks.
Dominion Resources, Inc. (NYSE:D) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Dominion Resources, Inc. (NYSE:D) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $72.15 and hit $73.45 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $73.37, with a gain of 1.69% or 1.22 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 3,563,804 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $78.97 and the company has a market cap of $45,985 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $67.58 .
Dominion Resources Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 1, 2017. The company reported $0.99 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.02. Analyst had a consensus of $1.01. The company had revenue of $3082.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3726.32 million. The companys revenue was up 20.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.70 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Dominion Resources was Initiated by Credit Suisse to Outperform on Jan 25, 2017.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Feb 7, 2017, Diane Leopold (President – Dominion Energy) sold 3,000 shares at 71.67 per share price.On Feb 7, 2017, Susan N Story (director) purchased 1,000 shares at 71.90 per share price.On Feb 7, 2017, Michael E Szymanczyk (director) purchased 10,000 shares at 71.69 per share price.
Dominion Resources is a producer of energy. Dominion has one of the larger British Thermal Unit production capability among integrated utilities in the northeast quadrant of the United States. Dominion is also one of the largest independent oil and natural gas exploration and production companies in North America. In addition, the company operates one of the nations largest underground natural gas storage system. (Company Press Release)