Traders Revving Their Engines as Stock Reaches Most Active List: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC)

Early action on shares of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) puts the stock on today’s active list. At press time, the stock had seen a change of 8.28% from the opening price. Monitoring recent stock trading activity, the stock price has reached $69.15. Company shares have been recently noted at 5.62% off of the 52 week high and 146.28% away from the 52 week low. Narrowing in closer, the stock is 5.62% off of the 50 day high and 20.81% removed from the 50 day low.

Analyst Views

Sell side analysts that regularly cover the stock have provided price targets and recommendations on Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC). According to First Call, the consensus price target for the company is $73.14. The consensus recommendation provided by analysts is currently 1.90. This number is based on a scale from 1 to 5. Analysts rating the company a 1 or 2 indicate a Buy recommendation. Analysts rating the company a 4 or 5 indicate a Sell recommendation. Analysts rating the company a 3 indicate a Hold recommendation.

Past Stock Performance

Year to date performance for Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC) sits at 24.20%. For the quarter, the stock has changed 7.95%. Monthly stock performance comes in at -2.12%. Looking a little bit closer, performance over the past week is -6.04%.