Patterson-UTI Energy Inc (PTEN)

neg -0.32
Today's Range: 25.80 - 26.52 | PTEN Avg Daily Volume: 3,644,700
Last Update: 10/22/14 - 10:41 AM EDT
Volume: 1,266,267
YTD Performance: 3.89%
Open: $26.30
Previous Close: $26.31
52 Week Range: $21.06 - $38.43
Oustanding Shares: 146,134,531
Market Cap: 3,576,642,646
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 6 4 3 3
Moderate Buy 4 4 3 1
Hold 5 5 5 6
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 1 1 2
Mean Rec. 1.93 2.24 2.36 2.69
Latest Dividend: 0.10
Latest Dividend Yield: 1.63%
Dividend Ex-Date: 09/08/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 19.74
Price Earnings Comparisons:
PTEN Sector Avg. S&P 500
19.74 19.90 27.46
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-25.44% 11.79% 37.22%
Revenue -0.30 0.86 0.23
Net Income -37.20 0.59 0.17
EPS -34.70 0.70 0.19
Earnings for PTEN:
Revenue 2.72B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/14) Qtr (12/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $0.46 $0.50 $1.57 $2.44
Number of Analysts 14 13 14 14
High Estimate $0.49 $0.54 $1.61 $2.90
Low Estimate $0.44 $0.46 $1.51 $1.85
Prior Year $0.51 $0.28 $1.45 $1.57
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -8.82% 78.85% 8.28% 55.41%
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I am more optimistic about some of the larger onshore plays.
The analysts tend to be trend followers.
Mar 17, 2014 | 7:40 AM EDT
PTEN was upgraded from Neutral to Buy, Goldman Sachs said. Company was also placed on the Conviction List. $37 price target. Expect hig...
Jan 08, 2014 | 7:09 AM EST
PTEN was upgraded from Sector Perform to Outperform, RBC Capital said. $29 price target. Company is growing its position in the Tier 1 ...
Oct 28, 2013 | 7:51 AM EDT
PTEN was upgraded from Sell to Neutral, Goldman Sachs said. $25 price target. Valuation call, as the stock has lagged its peers in rece...
Oct 25, 2013 | 7:03 AM EDT
PTEN was downgraded from Hold to Buy, Wunderlich said. $23 price target. Company dramatically lowered their guidance. 
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Oct 09, 2013 | 7:29 AM EDT
PTEN was downgraded from Outperform to Perform, Cowen said. $24 price target. Pressure pumping prices will likely show no improvement.&...
Jul 29, 2013 | 7:57 AM EDT
Shares of PTEN now seen reaching $22, according to UBS. Estimates also reduced, given difficult industry conditions. Neutral rating.&nb...
May 23, 2013 | 7:46 AM EDT
PTEN was downgraded from Neutral to Sell, Goldman Sachs said. Valuation call, as the stock is up 20% year-to-date. $24 price target.&nb...

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