NASDAQ:PTEN - Patterson-UTI Energy Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$15.14 -0.69 (-4.36 %)
(As of 04/24/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$15.83
Today's Range$15.11 - $15.79
52-Week Range$9.49 - $23.99
Volume4.64 million shs
Average Volume3.79 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.15 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.01%
Beta1.34
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 three segments: Contract Drilling Services, Pressure Pumping Services, and Directional Drilling Services. The Contract Drilling segment markets its contract drilling services primarily in west Texas and southeastern New Mexico, north central and east Texas, northern Louisiana, Colorado, Wyoming, North Dakota, south Texas, western Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, and western Canada. As of December 31, 2018, this segment had a drilling fleet of 252 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, cementing, and acid pumping services in Texas, the Mid-Continent, and the Appalachian region. The Directional Drilling Services segment provides a suite of directional drilling services, including directional drilling, downhole performance motors, motor rentals, directional surveying, measurement-while-drilling, wireline steering tools, and services that enhance the accuracy of horizontal wellbore placement. Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. also manufactures and sells pipe handling components and related technology to drilling contractors, as well as provides electrical controls and automation to the energy, marine, and mining industries 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Drilling oil & gas wells
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Drilling
SectorOils/Energy
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PTEN
CUSIP70348110
Phone281-765-7100

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.33 billion
Cash Flow$4.7760 per share
Book Value$16.12 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-321,420,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees8,000
Market Cap$3.15 billion
Next Earnings Date4/25/2019 (Confirmed)
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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 7th. Investors of record on Thursday, March 7th will be given a dividend of $0.04 per share on Thursday, March 21st. This represents a $0.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.06%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 6th. View Patterson-UTI Energy's Dividend History.

How will Patterson-UTI Energy's stock buyback program work?

Patterson-UTI Energy announced that its board has initiated a stock repurchase program on Thursday, February 7th 2019, which authorizes the company to repurchase $250,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are usually an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Patterson-UTI Energy's earnings last quarter?

Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTEN) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 7th. The oil and gas company reported ($0.04) earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.14) by $0.10. The oil and gas company earned $795.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $797.10 million. Patterson-UTI Energy had a negative net margin of 9.66% and a negative return on equity of 1.98%. The company's revenue was up 1.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted ($0.10) earnings per share. 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, April 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Patterson-UTI Energy.

How can I listen to Patterson-UTI Energy's earnings call?

Patterson-UTI Energy will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, April 25th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8447042496.

What price target have analysts set for PTEN?

18 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Patterson-UTI Energy's shares. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect Patterson-UTI Energy's stock price to reach $19.9286 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 31.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Patterson-UTI Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Patterson-UTI Energy?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Patterson-UTI Energy in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings 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 trended positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Patterson-UTI Energy earned a media sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Patterson-UTI Energy's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Patterson-UTI Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Patterson-UTI Energy investors own include Micron Technology (MU), Seventy Seven Energy (SSEIQ), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Nabors Industries (NBR), Starbucks (SBUX), Halliburton (HAL), AT&T (T), ConocoPhillips (COP), Ford Motor (F) and Cornerstone Total Return Fund (CRF).

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 68)
  • Mr. William Andrew Hendricks Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. C. Andrew Smith, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 48)
  • Mr. Kenneth N. Berns, Exec. VP & Chief Commercial Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. James Michael Holcomb, Pres of UTI Drilling Company LLC (Age 56)

Who are Patterson-UTI Energy's major shareholders?

Patterson-UTI Energy's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Scout Investments Inc. (0.98%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.37%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.32%), Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC (0.05%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.02%) and Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC (0.02%). Company insiders that own Patterson-UTI Energy stock include Curtis W Huff, 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 Retirement Systems of Alabama, Virtu Financial LLC, Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC, MorganRosel Wealth Management LLC and Gateway Investment Advisers LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Patterson-UTI Energy.

Which major investors are buying Patterson-UTI Energy stock?

PTEN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC, Sciencast Management LP, Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV and Meeder Asset Management Inc.. 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 $15.14.

How big of a company is Patterson-UTI Energy?

Patterson-UTI Energy has a market capitalization of $3.15 billion and generates $3.33 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $-321,420,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.34) 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:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  626 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  711 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,337
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This page was last updated on 4/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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