Patterson-UTI Energy Inc (PTEN)

neg -0.83
Today's Range: 15.07 - 15.97 | PTEN Avg Daily Volume: 4,583,600
Last Update: 09/01/15 - 12:18 PM EDT
Volume: 2,437,688
YTD Performance: -1.87%
Open: $15.55
Previous Close: $16.28
52 Week Range: $12.98 - $34.79
Oustanding Shares: 147,198,469
Market Cap: 2,306,600,009
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 10 10 8 9
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 5 5 7 7
Moderate Sell 1 1 1 1
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.82 1.82 2.06 2.00
Latest Dividend: 0.10
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.55%
Dividend Ex-Date: 09/08/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 36.44
Price Earnings Comparisons:
PTEN Sector Avg. S&P 500
36.44 35.60 25.39
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-19.41% -52.87% 7.18%
Revenue 17.20 0.24 0.07
Net Income -13.50 -0.50 -0.20
EPS -12.60 -0.46 -0.18
Earnings for PTEN:
Revenue 3.18B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/15) Qtr (12/15) FY (12/15) FY (12/16)
Average Estimate $-0.32 $-0.36 $-0.77 $-1.26
Number of Analysts 14 13 10 15
High Estimate $-0.15 $-0.22 $-0.61 $-0.88
Low Estimate $-0.38 $-0.42 $-0.86 $-2.20
Prior Year $0.47 $0.39 $1.48 $-0.77
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -167.63% -192.70% -151.76% -65.10%
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Not many, according to filings from Tweedy Browne and Kahn Brothers.
Irving Kahn's eight decades of value investing  helps, too.
But it's losing some of its luster.
Ben Graham's method for substitution approach is now a classic.
Oct 27, 2014 | 7:25 AM EDT
PTEN downgraded to Neutral from Conviction List Buy, said Goldman. With WTI projected to average $74 in 2015, customer capital spending...
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...

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