NASDAQ:PTEN - Patterson-UTI Energy Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $15.37 +0.28 (+1.86 %) (As of 11/18/2018 04:52 AM ET)Previous Close$15.37Today's Range$14.94 - $15.4352-Week Range$13.89 - $25.03Volume2.12 million shsAverage Volume3.79 million shsMarket Capitalization$3.21 billionP/E Ratio-19.21Dividend Yield1.08%Beta0.98 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides onshore contract drilling services to oil and natural gas operators in the United States and Canada. It operates through two segments, Contract Drilling and Pressure Pumping. The Contract Drilling segment markets its contract drilling services primarily in Texas, southeastern New Mexico, northern Louisiana, Colorado, Wyoming, North Dakota, western Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, and western Canada. As of December 31, 2017, this segment had a drilling fleet of 295 marketable land-based drilling rigs. The Pressure Pumping segment offers pressure pumping services that consist of well stimulation and cementing for the completion of new wells and remedial work on existing wells, as well as hydraulic fracturing, nitrogen, cementing, and acid pumping services in Texas, the Mid-Continent, and the Appalachian region. Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. also manufactures and sells pipe handling components and related technology to drilling contractors in North America and other markets; and owns and invests in oil and natural gas assets as a non-operating working interest owner located principally in Texas and New Mexico. Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas. Receive PTEN News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PTEN and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Drilling oil & gas wells Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Drilling SectorOils/Energy Current SymbolNASDAQ:PTEN Previous Symbol CUSIP70348110 Webwww.patenergy.com Phone281-765-7100 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.30 Current Ratio1.66 Quick Ratio1.54 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-19.21 Forward P/E Ratio-34.93 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.36 billion Price / Sales1.42 Cash Flow$2.9165 per share Price / Cash5.27 Book Value$17.27 per share Price / Book0.89 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.80) Net Income$5.91 million Net Margins2.27% Return on Equity-2.29% Return on Assets-1.51% Miscellaneous Employees8,000 Outstanding Shares217,410,000Market Cap$3.21 billion OptionableOptionable Patterson-UTI Energy (NASDAQ:PTEN) Frequently Asked Questions What is Patterson-UTI Energy's stock symbol? Patterson-UTI Energy trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PTEN." How often does Patterson-UTI Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Patterson-UTI Energy? Patterson-UTI Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 26th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 6th will be given a dividend of $0.04 per share on Thursday, December 20th. This represents a $0.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.04%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 5th. View Patterson-UTI Energy's Dividend History. How were Patterson-UTI Energy's earnings last quarter? Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTEN) issued its earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The oil and gas company reported ($0.10) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.12) by $0.02. The oil and gas company earned $867.48 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $839.65 million. Patterson-UTI Energy had a negative return on equity of 2.29% and a net margin of 2.27%. View Patterson-UTI Energy's Earnings History. When is Patterson-UTI Energy's next earnings date? Patterson-UTI Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Patterson-UTI Energy. What price target have analysts set for PTEN? 22 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Patterson-UTI Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $19.00 to $31.00. On average, they expect Patterson-UTI Energy's stock price to reach $23.8824 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 55.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Patterson-UTI Energy. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Patterson-UTI Energy? 22 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Patterson-UTI Energy in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings, 18 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Patterson-UTI Energy. Has Patterson-UTI Energy been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about PTEN stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Patterson-UTI Energy earned a daily sentiment score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Patterson-UTI Energy's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Patterson-UTI Energy include Helmerich & Payne (HP), Transocean (RIG), Ensco (ESV), Ocean Rig UDW (ORIG), Rowan Companies (RDC), Diamond Offshore Drilling (DO), Nabors Industries (NBR), Noble (NE), Baytex Energy (BTE), Precision Drilling (PDS), Oasis Midstream Partners (OMP), Seadrill Partners (SDLP), Pioneer Energy Services (PES), Key Energy Services (KEG) and Independence Contract Drilling (ICD). Who are Patterson-UTI Energy's key executives? Patterson-UTI Energy's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Mark Steven Siegel, Exec. Chairman (Age 67)Mr. William Andrew Hendricks Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)Mr. C. Andrew Smith, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 47)Mr. Kenneth N. Berns, Exec. VP & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 58)Mr. James Michael Holcomb, Pres of UTI Drilling Company LLC (Age 55) Who are Patterson-UTI Energy's major shareholders? Patterson-UTI Energy's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.41%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (4.66%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.86%), Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. (3.22%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.14%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (1.98%). Company insiders that own Patterson-UTI Energy stock include Terry H Hunt and Tiffany J Thom. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Patterson-UTI Energy. Which major investors are selling Patterson-UTI Energy stock? PTEN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jennison Associates LLC, Deutsche Bank AG, Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, BP Capital Fund Advisors LLC, Stevens Capital Management LP, Energy Opportunities Capital Management LLC, Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Assenagon Asset Management S.A.. Company insiders that have sold Patterson-UTI Energy company stock in the last year include Terry H Hunt and Tiffany J Thom. View Insider Buying and Selling for Patterson-UTI Energy. Which major investors are buying Patterson-UTI Energy stock? PTEN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Key Group Holdings Cayman LTD., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, First Pacific Advisors LP and AQR Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Patterson-UTI Energy. How do I buy shares of Patterson-UTI Energy? Shares of PTEN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Patterson-UTI Energy's stock price today? One share of PTEN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.37. How big of a company is Patterson-UTI Energy? Patterson-UTI Energy has a market capitalization of $3.21 billion and generates $2.36 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $5.91 million in net income (profit) each year or ($0.80) on an earnings per share basis. Patterson-UTI Energy employs 8,000 workers across the globe. What is Patterson-UTI Energy's official website? The official website for Patterson-UTI Energy is http://www.patenergy.com. How can I contact Patterson-UTI Energy? Patterson-UTI Energy's mailing address is 10713 WEST SAM HOUSTON PARKWAY NORTH SUITE 800, HOUSTON TX, 77064. The oil and gas company can be reached via phone at 281-765-7100 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Patterson-UTI Energy (NASDAQ PTEN)Community Ranking: 2.4 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 610 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 682 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,292MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Patterson-UTI Energy and other stocks. 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