CHK - Chesapeake Energy Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
4.79
+0.05 (+1.05%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT

4.82 +0.03 (0.63%)
After hours: 7:51PM EDT

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Previous close4.74
Open4.64
Bid0.00 x 1000
Ask0.00 x 3200
Day's range4.58 - 4.80
52-week range2.53 - 5.05
Volume24,337,290
Avg. volume36,543,198
Market cap4.299B
Beta2.65
PE ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings date1 Aug 2018 - 6 Aug 2018
Forward dividend & yieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-dividend date2015-04-13
1y target est3.77
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