Patterson-UTI Energy Inc (PTEN)

pos +0.51
Today's Range: 18.69 - 19.23 | PTEN Avg Daily Volume: 4,259,100
Last Update: 09/20/17 - 12:47 PM EDT
Volume: 2,117,137
YTD Performance: -30.50%
Open: $18.84
Previous Close: $18.68
52 Week Range: $10.94 - $22.12
Oustanding Shares: 213,619,862
Market Cap: 3,996,827,618
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for PTEN
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 13 10 11 13
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 0
Hold 4 5 4 4
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 1 1 1 1
Mean Rec. 1.66 1.85 1.74 1.67
Latest Dividend: 0.02
Latest Dividend Yield: 0.43%
Dividend Ex-Date: 09/06/17
Price Earnings Ratio: -9.45
Price Earnings Comparisons:
PTEN Sector Avg. S&P 500
-9.45 0.00 36.80
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-8.33% -1.48% -42.82%
Revenue -51.60 -0.70 -0.30
Net Income 0.00 -2.70 0.00
EPS 0.00 -2.70 0.00
Earnings for PTEN:
Revenue 0.92B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/17) Qtr (12/17) FY (12/17) FY (12/18)
Average Estimate $-0.18 $-0.11 $-0.91 $-0.16
Number of Analysts 9 7 11 10
High Estimate $-0.14 $-0.06 $-0.80 $0.35
Low Estimate $-0.21 $-0.19 $-1.02 $-0.60
Prior Year $-0.58 $-0.53 $-2.18 $-0.91
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 69.35% 78.44% 58.22% 82.65%
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These stocks are showing signs of changing direction.
Jan 04, 2017 | 7:18 AM EST
PTEN was upgraded from Sector Weight to Overweight, Keybanc said. $35 price target. Valuation call, as the SVNT deal makes both financi...
Aug 16, 2016 | 7:16 AM EDT
PTEN was upgraded from Underperform to Neutral, Bank of America/Merrill Lynch said. $22 price target. Land rig operators should be an e...
Jul 11, 2016 | 7:12 AM EDT
PTEN was upgraded from Hold to Buy, Jefferies said. Valuation call, based on a $25 price target.
A sell stop under $14 looks appropriate and additional longs could be positioned on a close over $19.
Mar 18, 2016 | 8:25 AM EDT
PTEN was downgraded from Buy to Neutral, Citigroup said. Valuation call, as the stock is up 20% year-to-date.
Mar 11, 2016 | 7:21 AM EST
PTEN was downgraded from Outperform to Market Perform, BMO Capital said. Valuation call, based on a $17 price target. 
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