Forbes Energy Services Company Profile (NASDAQ:FES)

About Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ:FES)

Forbes Energy Services logoForbes Energy Services Ltd. (FES Ltd.) is a holding company. The Company is an independent oilfield services contractor that provides a range of well site services to oil and natural gas drilling and producing companies to develop the production of oil and natural gas. The Company's segments are Well Servicing and Fluid Logistics. Its services include fluid disposal and well maintenance. The Company's Well Servicing segment provides an offering of well services to oil and natural gas companies, including completions of drilled oil and natural gas wells, wellbore maintenance, workovers and recompletions, tubing testing, and plugging and abandonment services. Its Fluid Logistics segment provides a range of oilfield fluid sales, transportation, storage and disposal services that are required on workover, drilling and completion projects, and are used in daily operation of producing wells by oil and natural gas producers. It operates approximately six coiled tubing spreads.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:FES
  • CUSIP: 34514310
  • Web:
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $0.11
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $0.19
  • 52 Week Range: $0.08 - $0.70
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -0.03
  • P/E Growth: 0.000
  • Net Margins: -81.29%
  • Return on Assets: -28.29%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -0.03%
  • Current Ratio: 0.25%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.25%
  • Average Volume: 338,894 shs.
  • Beta: 2.16

Frequently Asked Questions for Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ:FES)

What is Forbes Energy Services' stock symbol?

Forbes Energy Services trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FES."

How were Forbes Energy Services' earnings last quarter?

Forbes Energy Services Ltd. (NASDAQ:FES) issued its earnings results on Monday, May, 16th. The company reported ($1.11) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.88) by $0.23. View Forbes Energy Services' Earnings History.

Who are some of Forbes Energy Services' key competitors?

Who are Forbes Energy Services' key executives?

Forbes Energy Services' management team includes the folowing people:

  • John E. Crisp, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • L. Melvin Cooper, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Assistant Secretary
  • Rome G. Arnold III, Director
  • Paul S. Butero, Director
  • Lawrence A. First, Director
  • Brett G. Wyard, Director

How do I buy Forbes Energy Services stock?

Shares of Forbes Energy Services can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Forbes Energy Services' stock price today?

One share of Forbes Energy Services stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.09.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ FES)
Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  60 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  65 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  125
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Forbes Energy Services and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ:FES) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ:FES)
Price Target History for Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ:FES)
Analysts' Ratings History for Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ:FES)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/11/2016GMP SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ:FES)
Earnings by Quarter for Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ:FES)
Earnings History by Quarter for Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ FES)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/16/2016Q1($0.88)($1.11)ViewListenView Earnings Details
3/28/2016Q4($0.54)($0.88)$50.49 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2015Q315($0.45)($0.62)$58.36 million$55.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/12/2015Q215($0.32)($0.41)$75.22 million$62.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/14/2015Q115($0.35)($0.21)$85.34 million$84.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/27/2015Q414($0.15)($0.19)$112.67 million$111.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/14/2014Q314($0.03)($0.08)$116.30 million$114.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/14/2014Q214($0.06)($0.08)$113.19 million$113.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/14/2014Q114($0.18)($0.07)$105.06 million$109.91 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/26/2014Q413($0.23)($0.19)$103.70 million$109.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2013Q3 13($0.03)($0.27)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2013Q2 2013($0.12)($0.05)$109.97 million$103.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2013Q1 2013($0.17)($0.13)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ:FES)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-4.170 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-3.670 EPS


Dividend History for Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ:FES)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ:FES)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 20.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 32.00%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ:FES)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ:FES)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/8/2016Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderSell103,877$0.33$34,279.41View SEC Filing  
3/4/2016Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderSell216,160$0.33$71,332.80View SEC Filing  
3/2/2016Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderSell50,665$0.32$16,212.80View SEC Filing  
2/29/2016Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderSell402$0.30$120.60View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderSell200$0.31$62.00View SEC Filing  
2/22/2016Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderSell500$0.30$150.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2016Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderSell10,824$0.30$3,247.20View SEC Filing  
2/4/2016Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderSell10,000$0.29$2,900.00View SEC Filing  
1/28/2016Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderSell8,723$0.22$1,919.06View SEC Filing  
1/26/2016Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderSell1,900$0.23$437.00View SEC Filing  
1/22/2016Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderSell6,068$0.22$1,334.96View SEC Filing  
1/20/2016Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderSell1,501$0.23$345.23View SEC Filing  
1/15/2016Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderSell18,327$0.23$4,215.21View SEC Filing  
1/12/2016Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderSell804$0.23$184.92View SEC Filing  
1/7/2016Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderSell52,750$0.25$13,187.50View SEC Filing  
9/2/2015Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderSell10,900$0.91$9,919.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2015Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderSell21,852$0.95$20,759.40View SEC Filing  
7/8/2015Dale W BossertDirectorSell12,000$1.16$13,920.00View SEC Filing  
10/14/2014William W SherrillDirectorSell8,300$3.06$25,398.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderBuy114,002$4.50$513,009.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2014Charles C ForbesCOOSell142,161$4.30$611,292.30View SEC Filing  
6/17/2014Charles C ForbesCOOSell16,290$4.40$71,676.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014Charles C ForbesCOOSell21,965$4.40$96,646.00View SEC Filing  
4/11/2014William SherrillDirectorSell8,800$3.82$33,616.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013William SherrillDirectorSell2,100$4.90$10,290.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderBuy83,800$4.55$381,290.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderBuy12,300$4.46$54,858.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Charles C ForbesCOOBuy4,978$4.44$22,102.32View SEC Filing  
8/21/2013Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderBuy224,900$4.49$1,009,801.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2013Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderBuy2,526$4.36$11,013.36View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderBuy22,250$4.22$93,895.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2013Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderBuy97,700$4.51$440,627.00View SEC Filing  
7/10/2013Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderBuy14,205$4.22$59,945.10View SEC Filing  
6/27/2013William W SherrillDirectorSell2,000$3.43$6,860.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderBuy113,130$3.60$407,268.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2013Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderBuy175,791$3.59$631,089.69View SEC Filing  
4/18/2013Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderBuy18,600$3.65$67,890.00View SEC Filing  
4/2/2013Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderBuy3,812$3.64$13,875.68View SEC Filing  
3/28/2013Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderBuy108,683$3.69$401,040.27View SEC Filing  
3/19/2013Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderBuy1,296$3.65$4,730.40View SEC Filing  
3/18/2013Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderBuy55,317$3.65$201,907.05View SEC Filing  
3/14/2013Steel Excel Inc.Major ShareholderBuy375,139$3.36$1,260,467.04View SEC Filing  
11/27/2012Charles C ForbesCOOBuy52,200$2.00$104,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2012Charles C ForbesCOOBuy31,600$1.98$62,568.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2012Charles C ForbesCOOBuy46,973$3.50$164,405.50View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ:FES)
Latest Headlines for Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ:FES)
DateHeadline logoForbes Energy Services Ltd. - September 2 at 12:01 AM logoComparing Glori Energy Inc Com (GLRI) & Forbes Energy Services (FES) - September 1 at 2:44 AM logoHead-To-Head Review: Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ:FES) & Basic Energy Services (BAS) - August 9 at 8:26 PM logoFinancial Survey: Forbes Energy Services (NASDAQ:FES) vs. Glori Energy Inc Com (GLRI) - August 9 at 7:10 AM logoContrasting Forbes Energy Services (FES) & SAExploration Holdings (SAEX) - July 18 at 9:40 AM logoForbes Energy: Distressed Investors Should Look At 9% Bonds At 62 As Equity - June 26 at 3:55 AM logoBRIEF-Forbes receives confirmation of plan of reorganization - March 31 at 5:16 PM logo[$$] Judge Keeps Forbes Energy's Bankruptcy on Fast Track - January 25 at 6:34 PM logoDelisting of Securities of CardConnect Corp. (Warrant), Escalon Medical ... - January 25 at 3:54 AM logoForbes Energy Services (FESL) Files Chapter 11 - January 23 at 5:33 PM logoForbes Energy files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy - January 23 at 10:45 AM logoForbes Energy Services files for bankruptcy in Texas - January 23 at 10:45 AM logo[$$] Forbes Energy Services Files for Bankruptcy - January 22 at 10:04 PM logoForbes Energy Services Plans to File for Chapter 11 - December 24 at 3:27 AM logo[$$] Forbes Energy Services Plans to File for Chapter 11 - December 23 at 5:25 PM logoForbes Energy to file for bankruptcy as early as this month: sources - December 16 at 10:43 PM logo[$$] Forbes Energy Buys More Time to Negotiate Restructuring - November 18 at 4:32 PM logo[$$] Forbes Energy Buys More Time to Negotiate Restructuring - November 18 at 4:32 PM logoFORBES ENERGY SERVICES LTD. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and - September 16 at 4:53 PM logoFORBES ENERGY SERVICES LTD. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report - August 15 at 5:08 PM logoQ2 2016 Forbes Energy Services Ltd Earnings Release - Before Market Open - August 15 at 12:13 PM logo[$$] Forbes Energy in Restructuring Negotiations with Bondholders - July 22 at 1:07 PM logoMoody's Cuts Forbes Energy (FES) to 'Ca'; Outlook Lowered to Negative - July 22 at 5:56 AM logoForbes Energy Services Ltd. -- Moody's downgrades Forbes Energy Services to Ca; outlook negative - July 21 at 1:46 PM logoForm 8-K Forbes Energy Services For: Jul 15 - July 20 at 5:58 AM logoFORBES ENERGY SERVICES LTD. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement - July 19 at 9:21 AM logoForm 8-K Forbes Energy Services For: Jun 16 - June 18 at 9:31 AM logoFORBES ENERGY SERVICES LTD. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events - June 16 at 8:50 AM logoFORBES ENERGY SERVICES LTD. Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders - June 15 at 5:11 PM logoForbes Energy (FES) Will Explore Strategic Alternatives - June 1 at 5:15 PM logoFORBES ENERGY SERVICES LTD. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements a - November 13 at 11:44 AM logoQ3 2015 Forbes Energy Services Ltd Earnings Release - Before Market Open - November 12 at 7:07 AM logoForbes Energy Services Ltd. -- Moody's downgrades Forbes Energy to Caa1; negative outlook - September 28 at 3:00 PM



Forbes Energy Services (FES) Chart for Wednesday, October, 18, 2017

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