WPX Energy Inc A Stock Falls On Unusually High Volume (WPX)

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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- WPX Energy Inc A (WPX">WPX) is trading at unusually high volume Thursday with 5.6 million shares changing hands. It is currently at two times its average daily volume and trading down 32 cents (-2.2%) at $14.18 as of 2:57 p.m. ET.

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WPX Energy Inc A has a market cap of $2.86 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are down 2.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

WPX Energy, Inc., an independent natural gas and oil exploration and production company, engages in the exploitation and development of long-life unconventional properties.

TheStreet Ratings rates WPX Energy Inc A as a sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been generally deteriorating net income. You can view the full WPX Energy Inc A Ratings Report.

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