SilverBow Resources (SBOW) & Goodrich Petroleum Corp (GDP) Head-To-Head Contrast

SilverBow Resources (NYSE: SBOW) and Goodrich Petroleum Corp (NYSE:GDP) are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, dividends, risk, valuation and profitability.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for SilverBow Resources and Goodrich Petroleum Corp, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
SilverBow Resources 0 1 1 0 2.50
Goodrich Petroleum Corp 0 0 4 0 3.00

SilverBow Resources currently has a consensus price target of $25.00, suggesting a potential upside of 3.05%. Goodrich Petroleum Corp has a consensus price target of $20.50, suggesting a potential upside of 119.02%. Given Goodrich Petroleum Corp’s stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Goodrich Petroleum Corp is more favorable than SilverBow Resources.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

31.0% of SilverBow Resources shares are owned by institutional investors. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.


This table compares SilverBow Resources and Goodrich Petroleum Corp’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
SilverBow Resources 16.06% 24.48% 6.47%
Goodrich Petroleum Corp -82.49% N/A -23.72%

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares SilverBow Resources and Goodrich Petroleum Corp’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio EBITDA Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
SilverBow Resources $179.00 million 1.56 $94.64 million N/A N/A
Goodrich Petroleum Corp $35.26 million 2.80 $3.11 million N/A N/A

SilverBow Resources has higher revenue and earnings than Goodrich Petroleum Corp.


SilverBow Resources beats Goodrich Petroleum Corp on 6 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

About SilverBow Resources

SilverBow Resources is a Houston-based energy company actively engaged in the exploration, development, and production of oil and gas from the Eagle Ford Shale in South Texas. With almost 30 years of history operating in South Texas, the Company possesses a significant understanding of regional reservoirs which they leverage to assemble drilling inventory.

About Goodrich Petroleum Corp

Goodrich Petroleum Corporation is an independent oil and natural gas company. The Company is engaged in the exploration, development and production of oil and natural gas on properties primarily in Southwest Mississippi and Southeast Louisiana, which includes the Tuscaloosa Marine Shale Trend (TMS); Northwest Louisiana and East Texas, which includes the Haynesville Shale Trend, and South Texas, which includes the Eagle Ford Shale Trend. It has interests in over 193 producing oil and natural gas wells located in over 43 fields in over eight states of the United States. It has estimated proved reserves of approximately 9.1 million barrels of oil equivalent (MMBoe), consisting of over 31.9 billion cubic feet (Bcf) of natural gas and approximately 3.8 million barrels (MMBbls) of oil and condensate. It also maintains ownership interests in acreage and wells in various other fields, including Longwood field in Caddo Parish, Louisiana and the Garfield Unit in Kalkaska County, Michigan.

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