Company Stock Price of Western Refining, Inc. (WNR) Increases 3.75%

Western Refining, Inc. s trend and data analysis indicates that the stock price has dropped -6.7% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 38.89% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 25.09% . 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 Western Refining, Inc. has a positive value of 30.83 compared to overall market.Western Refining, Inc. is having a Relative Strength Index of 53.14 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators.

Stocks of Western Refining, Inc. (NYSE:WNR) rallied by 3.75% during the past week but lost 0.84% on a 4-week basis. The company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 3.51% in the past week but underperformed the index by 1.97% in the last 4 weeks.

Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week Western Refining, Inc. (NYSE:WNR) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Western Refining, Inc. (NYSE:WNR) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $36.75 and hit $36.85 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $36.75, with a gain of 0.36% or 0.13 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,486,537 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $40.09 and the company has a market cap of $3,995 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $18.14 .

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Aug 25, 2016, Jeff A Stevens (CEO) purchased 100,000 shares at 23.15 per share price.On Aug 11, 2016, Paul L Foster (director officer 10% owner (Chairman of BOD, Exec) purchased 325,000 shares at 23.59 per share price.On May 31, 2016, Brian John Hogan (director) purchased 10,000 shares at 21.41 per share price.

Western Refining Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 1, 2016. The company reported $0.46 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.06. Analyst had a consensus of $0.40. The company had revenue of $2065.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2737.07 million. The companys revenue was down -19.6 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.69 EPS.

Western Refining, Inc. is an independent crude oil refiner and marketer of refined products headquartered in El Paso, Texas, and operates primarily in the Southwestern region of the United States, including Arizona, New Mexico, and West Texas. They have invested a significant amount of capital in refinery initiatives that will allow us to improve our crude oil processing flexibility, expand refinery capacity, increase production of higher-value refined products and satisfy certain regulatory requirements.

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