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Patterson-UTI Energy Stock Forecast, Price & News

$3.45
-0.02 (-0.58 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$3.35
Now: $3.45
$3.58
50-Day Range
$3.16
MA: $3.88
$4.56
52-Week Range
$1.61
Now: $3.45
$10.95
Volume6.09 million shs
Average Volume6.06 million shs
Market Capitalization$646.55 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.31%
Beta2.74
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.8Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.51 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.47 billion
Cash Flow$4.60 per share
Book Value$14.57 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-425,700,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees5,800
Market Cap$646.55 million
Next Earnings Date10/22/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$3.45
-0.02 (-0.58 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Patterson-UTI Energy (NASDAQ:PTEN) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Patterson-UTI Energy's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Patterson-UTI Energy's stock was trading at $2.11 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, PTEN shares have increased by 63.5% and is now trading at $3.45.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Patterson-UTI Energy?

21 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Patterson-UTI Energy in the last year. There are currently 9 sell ratings, 11 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Patterson-UTI Energy's next earnings date?

Patterson-UTI Energy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 22nd 2020.
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How were Patterson-UTI Energy's earnings last quarter?

Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTEN) released its earnings results on Thursday, July, 23rd. The oil and gas company reported ($0.56) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.58) by $0.02. The oil and gas company earned $250.30 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $239.35 million. Patterson-UTI Energy had a negative return on equity of 12.67% and a negative net margin of 52.19%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 63.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned ($0.17) earnings per share.
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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 Thursday, July 23rd. Investors of record on Thursday, September 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.02 per share on Thursday, September 17th. This represents a $0.08 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.32%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 2nd.
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How will Patterson-UTI Energy's stock buyback program work?

Patterson-UTI Energy declared that its board has authorized a stock repurchase program on Thursday, February 7th 2019, which allows the company to buyback $250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase up to 9% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

What price target have analysts set for PTEN?

21 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Patterson-UTI Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $2.00 to $11.00. On average, they anticipate Patterson-UTI Energy's stock price to reach $4.74 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 37.4% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Patterson-UTI Energy?

Patterson-UTI Energy saw a increase in short interest in August. As of August 14th, there was short interest totaling 35,790,000 shares, an increase of 14.5% from the July 30th total of 31,250,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 7,480,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.8 days. Currently, 19.6% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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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 Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Oasis Petroleum (OAS), Nabors Industries (NBR), Delta Air Lines (DAL), Halliburton (HAL), Ford Motor (F), Starbucks (SBUX), AT&T (T), JetBlue Airways (JBLU) and Marathon Oil (MRO).

Who are Patterson-UTI Energy's key executives?

Patterson-UTI Energy's management team includes the following 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)

What is Patterson-UTI Energy's stock symbol?

Patterson-UTI Energy trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PTEN."

Who are Patterson-UTI Energy's major shareholders?

Patterson-UTI Energy's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.75%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (3.52%), Kahn Brothers Group Inc. DE (3.11%), First Trust Advisors LP (2.50%), AQR Capital Management LLC (1.97%) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.81%). Company insiders that own Patterson-UTI Energy stock include Curtis W Huff, Janeen S Judah, Terry H Hunt and William Andrew Hendricks Jr.
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Which institutional investors are selling Patterson-UTI Energy stock?

PTEN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Macquarie Group Ltd., AQR Capital Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Marshall Wace LLP, American International Group Inc., State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System, Edmond DE Rothschild Holding S.A., and Mutual of America Capital Management LLC.
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Which institutional investors are buying Patterson-UTI Energy stock?

PTEN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Kahn Brothers Group Inc. DE, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Vanguard Group Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Holocene Advisors LP, Principal Financial Group Inc., and Principal Financial Group Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Patterson-UTI Energy stock in the last two years include Curtis W Huff, Janeen S Judah, and William Andrew Hendricks Jr.
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Patterson-UTI Energy's stock price today?

One share of PTEN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.45.

How big of a company is Patterson-UTI Energy?

Patterson-UTI Energy has a market capitalization of $646.55 million and generates $2.47 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $-425,700,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.99) on an earnings per share basis. Patterson-UTI Energy employs 5,800 workers across the globe.

What is Patterson-UTI Energy's official website?

The official website for Patterson-UTI Energy is 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]

This page was last updated on 9/20/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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