Atwood Oceanics Company Profile (NYSE:ATW)

About Atwood Oceanics (NYSE:ATW)

Atwood Oceanics logoAtwood Oceanics, Inc. is an offshore drilling company engaged in the drilling and completion of exploration and development wells for the global oil and gas industry. The Company owns various types of drilling rigs, such as Ultra-Deepwater Rigs, Deepwater Semisubmersibles and Jackups. Its Ultra-deepwater Rigs and Deepwater Semisubmersibles include Atwood Achiever, Atwood Archer, Atwood Admiral, Atwood Advantage, Atwood Condor, Atwood Eagle and Atwood Osprey. Its Jackup Rigs included Atwood Mako, Atwood Manta, Atwood Aurora, Atwood Beacon and Atwood Orca. The Atwood Mako and Atwood Manta, both approximately 400-foot water depth Pacific Class jackup rigs, are operating offshore Vietnam and offshore Thailand. The Atwood Aurora, an approximately 350-foot water depth jackup, is operating offshore West Africa. The Atwood Beacon, an approximately 400-foot water depth jackup, is operating in the Mediterranean Sea.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Drilling
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Drilling
  • Symbol: NYSE:ATW
  • CUSIP: 05009510
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $749.87 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 80,458,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $8.48
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $8.20
  • 52 Week Range: $5.91 - $15.37
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -3.29
  • P/E Growth: 0.32
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $605.28 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.24
  • Book Value: $42.21 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.22
  • EBITDA: $296.89 million
  • Net Margins: -3.06%
  • Return on Equity: 2.25%
  • Return on Assets: 1.59%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.38%
  • Current Ratio: 8.80%
  • Quick Ratio: 7.45%
  • Average Volume: 5.02 million shs.
  • Beta: 2.47
  • Short Ratio: 4.29

Frequently Asked Questions for Atwood Oceanics (NYSE:ATW)

What is Atwood Oceanics' stock symbol?

Atwood Oceanics trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ATW."

How were Atwood Oceanics' earnings last quarter?

Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (NYSE:ATW) posted its earnings results on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported ($0.05) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.06) by $0.01. The company had revenue of $117.20 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $125.89 million. Atwood Oceanics had a negative net margin of 3.06% and a positive return on equity of 2.25%. Atwood Oceanics's revenue was down 48.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $1.53 EPS. View Atwood Oceanics' Earnings History.

When will Atwood Oceanics make its next earnings announcement?

Atwood Oceanics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 9th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Atwood Oceanics.

Where is Atwood Oceanics' stock going? Where will Atwood Oceanics' stock price be in 2017?

21 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Atwood Oceanics' stock. Their forecasts range from $8.00 to $19.00. On average, they anticipate Atwood Oceanics' stock price to reach $11.64 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Atwood Oceanics.

Are investors shorting Atwood Oceanics?

Atwood Oceanics saw a decline in short interest during the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totalling 36,578,181 shares, a decline of 10.7% from the August 31st total of 40,968,960 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,958,698 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 9.2 days. Currently, 48.2% of the shares of the stock are short sold.

Who are some of Atwood Oceanics' key competitors?

Who are Atwood Oceanics' key executives?

Atwood Oceanics' management team includes the folowing people:

  • George S. Dotson, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Robert J. Saltiel, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Mark W. Smith, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, IR Contact Officer
  • Walter A. Baker, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
  • Arthur M. Polhamus, Senior Vice President - Operations
  • Barry Michael Smith, Senior Vice President- Technical services
  • Evelyn Adele Nordin, Vice President, Treasurer
  • Mark K. Monroe, Vice President - Marketing and Business Development
  • Stuart D. Allen, Vice President - Human resource and Administrative Services
  • John K. Gidley, Vice President- Health, Safety & Environment

Who owns Atwood Oceanics stock?

Atwood Oceanics' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BORR DRILLING LTD (9.70%), NORGES BANK (5.29%), NORGES BANK (2.99%) and Longfellow Investment Management Co. LLC (1.59%). Company insiders that own Atwood Oceanics stock include André Imbeau, Cote 100 Inc, Renaud Caron, Robert J Saltiel and Simon Bedard. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Atwood Oceanics.

Who bought Atwood Oceanics stock? Who is buying Atwood Oceanics stock?

Atwood Oceanics' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Longfellow Investment Management Co. LLC. Company insiders that have bought Atwood Oceanics stock in the last two years include Renaud Caron, Robert J Saltiel and Simon Bedard. View Insider Buying and Selling for Atwood Oceanics.

How do I buy Atwood Oceanics stock?

Shares of Atwood Oceanics 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 Atwood Oceanics' stock price today?

One share of Atwood Oceanics stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.32.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Atwood Oceanics (NYSE ATW)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  391 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  578 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  969
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Atwood Oceanics 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 Atwood Oceanics (NYSE:ATW) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 14 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.05)
Consensus Price Target: $11.64 (24.90% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Atwood Oceanics (NYSE:ATW)
Price Target History for Atwood Oceanics (NYSE:ATW)
Analysts' Ratings History for Atwood Oceanics (NYSE:ATW)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/5/2017Jefferies Group LLCSet Price TargetHold$10.00N/AView Rating Details
9/19/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingHold$9.00LowView Rating Details
8/31/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralHighView Rating Details
8/11/2017Barclays PLCLower Price TargetUnderweight$10.00 -> $8.00HighView Rating Details
6/2/2017Seaport Global SecuritiesUpgradeSell -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
5/31/2017Wood & CompanyUpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformHighView Rating Details
5/31/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformHighView Rating Details
5/23/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)UpgradeSell -> Neutral$7.50 -> $8.25LowView Rating Details
5/19/2017DNB MarketsUpgradeSell -> HoldMediumView Rating Details
5/12/2017Clarkson CapitalUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$12.00LowView Rating Details
3/22/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$12.00LowView Rating Details
2/7/2017SimmonsReiterated RatingOverweight$15.50 -> $15.00N/AView Rating Details
2/7/2017Evercore ISIReiterated RatingHold$10.00N/AView Rating Details
2/7/2017Pareto SecuritiesUpgradeHold -> Buy$10.00 -> $14.00N/AView Rating Details
2/6/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutral$6.00 -> $8.00N/AView Rating Details
2/2/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingUnderperform$15.00 -> $13.00N/AView Rating Details
1/12/2017BMO Capital MarketsSet Price TargetSell$9.00N/AView Rating Details
1/11/2017Iberia CapitalReiterated RatingSector Perform$15.00N/AView Rating Details
1/6/2017Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Initiated CoverageOutperformN/AView Rating Details
11/19/2016StephensDowngradeHold$10.00N/AView Rating Details
10/26/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$18.00 -> $19.00N/AView Rating Details
9/14/2016Scotia Howard WeillInitiated CoverageSector Perform$8.50N/AView Rating Details
8/3/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$11.00 -> $15.00N/AView Rating Details
6/13/2016Johnson RiceDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
5/31/2016KLR GroupUpgradeAccumulate -> Buy$16.00N/AView Rating Details
4/12/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncBoost Price Target$6.00 -> $9.00N/AView Rating Details
3/21/2016Cowen and CompanyLower Price Target$10.00 -> $8.00N/AView Rating Details
2/19/2016Zephirin GroupLower Price TargetHold$9.00 -> $5.00N/AView Rating Details
2/5/2016MacquarieReiterated RatingNeutral$11.00 -> $7.00N/AView Rating Details
11/30/2015GuggenheimUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Atwood Oceanics (NYSE:ATW)
Earnings by Quarter for Atwood Oceanics (NYSE:ATW)
Earnings History by Quarter for Atwood Oceanics (NYSE ATW)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/9/2017($0.34)N/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2017Q3($0.06)($0.05)$125.89 million$117.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2017Q2 2017($0.29)$0.37$130.51 million$167.71 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2017Q1 2017$0.18$0.15$154.93 million$157.56 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/11/2016Q4 2016$0.59$0.63$191.84 million$188.68 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2016Q3$0.90$1.53$232.74 million$227.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q2$1.56$1.89$292.90 million$296.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2016Q1$1.13$1.32$303.68 million$307.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2015Q4$1.93$2.32$346.23 million$363.18 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q3$1.68$1.73$327.90 million$330.56 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q215$1.71$1.89$342.20 million$350.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2015Q115$1.44$1.68$356.14 million$351.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2014Q414$1.52$1.72$321.10 million$323.37 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q314$1.08$1.11$282.68 million$292.78 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q214$0.93$1.13$282.08 million$273.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q114$1.18$1.28$288.82 million$284.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q413$1.51$1.57$290.22 million$292.72 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q3 2013$1.35$1.37$271.58 million$272.69 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2013Q2 2013$1.23$1.28$253.97 million$253.16 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2013Q1 2013$0.93$1.10$232.69 million$245.09 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/15/2012Q412$1.22$1.45$224.30 million$252.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2012$0.74$0.79ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$0.77$0.90ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2012$1.02$1.00ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/17/2011$0.98$1.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2011$1.02$1.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011$1.02$1.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2011$0.78$0.81ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Atwood Oceanics (NYSE:ATW)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.41)
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($1.91)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.10$0.18$0.14
Q2 20172($0.39)($0.08)($0.24)
Q3 20172($0.03)$0.00($0.02)
Q4 20172($0.44)($0.16)($0.30)
Q1 20181($0.51)($0.51)($0.51)
Q2 20181($0.53)($0.53)($0.53)
Q3 20181($0.49)($0.49)($0.49)
Q4 20181($0.38)($0.38)($0.38)
Q1 20191($0.61)($0.61)($0.61)
Q2 20191($0.61)($0.61)($0.61)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Atwood Oceanics (NYSE:ATW)
Most Recent Dividend:1/13/2016
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
0.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
0.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Atwood Oceanics (NYSE:ATW)

Dividend History by Quarter for Atwood Oceanics (NYSE ATW)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Atwood Oceanics (NYSE:ATW)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.22%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 91.97%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Atwood Oceanics (NYSE:ATW)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Atwood Oceanics (NYSE:ATW)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Atwood Oceanics (NYSE:ATW)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/20/2017André ImbeauInsiderSell39,000$0.15$5,850.00
7/13/2017André ImbeauInsiderSell36,000$0.16$5,760.00
7/10/2017André ImbeauInsiderSell88,000$0.17$14,960.00
6/28/2017Simon BedardInsiderBuy10,000$0.18$1,800.00
6/26/2017Simon BedardInsiderBuy10,000$0.18$1,800.00
6/22/2017Simon BedardInsiderBuy10,000$0.18$1,800.00
6/21/2017Simon BedardInsiderBuy10,000$0.18$1,800.00
6/20/2017Simon BedardInsiderBuy10,000$0.17$1,700.00
6/19/2017Simon BedardInsiderBuy10,000$0.18$1,800.00
6/16/2017Simon BedardInsiderBuy10,000$0.19$1,900.00
6/15/2017Simon BedardInsiderBuy15,000$0.18$2,700.00
6/13/2017Simon BedardInsiderBuy2,000$0.19$380.00
6/7/2017Renaud CaronDirectorBuy25,000$0.20$5,000.00
6/1/2017Simon BedardInsiderSell7,000$0.19$1,330.00
2/9/2017Renaud CaronDirectorBuy30,500$0.11$3,355.00
3/29/2016Cote 100 Inc.InsiderSell23,000$0.07$1,495.00
3/22/2016Cote 100 Inc.InsiderSell24,000$0.07$1,560.00
3/18/2016Cote 100 Inc.InsiderSell1,000$0.07$65.00
3/17/2016Cote 100 Inc.InsiderSell50,000$0.06$3,000.00
3/14/2016Cote 100 Inc.InsiderSell25,000$0.07$1,625.00
2/5/2016Robert J. SaltielCEOBuy10,000$7.31$73,100.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2015Simon BedardInsiderBuy20,000$0.07$1,400.00
12/22/2015Simon BedardInsiderBuy20,000$0.07$1,300.00
12/15/2015Simon BedardInsiderBuy25,000$0.08$1,875.00
12/14/2015Simon BedardInsiderBuy5,000$0.07$325.00
12/11/2015Simon BedardInsiderBuy25,000$0.08$1,875.00
12/10/2015Simon BedardInsiderBuy6,000$0.07$390.00
12/9/2015Simon BedardInsiderBuy25,000$0.09$2,125.00
12/8/2015Simon BedardInsiderBuy14,000$0.08$1,120.00
12/7/2015Simon BedardInsiderBuy25,000$0.08$2,000.00
12/4/2015Simon BedardInsiderBuy25,000$0.08$1,875.00
10/26/2015Cote 100 Inc.InsiderSell500,000$0.08$37,500.00
9/4/2015Robert J. SaltielCEOBuy5,000$16.86$84,300.00View SEC Filing  
7/3/2015Cote 100 Inc.InsiderSell1,000$0.13$130.00
7/2/2015Cote 100 Inc.InsiderSell32,000$0.12$3,840.00
1/12/2015Mark-Anthony Lovell MeyCFOSell1,498$26.53$39,741.94View SEC Filing  
1/12/2015Robert J SaltielCEOSell2,546$26.53$67,545.38View SEC Filing  
12/22/2014Robert J SaltielCEOBuy5,000$29.27$146,350.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014Mark-Anthony Lovell MeyCFOBuy2,500$35.32$88,300.00View SEC Filing  
3/31/2014Luis JimenezVPSell3,360$50.25$168,840.00View SEC Filing  
3/28/2014Michael Alan CampbellVPSell1,600$49.78$79,648.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2014Luis JimenezVPSell8,134$49.37$401,575.58View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Arthur Mcginnis PolhamusVPSell3,496$49.19$171,968.24View SEC Filing  
12/30/2013Mark SmithVPSell7,664$52.64$403,432.96View SEC Filing  
8/16/2013Deborah BeckDirectorSell8,000$57.07$456,560.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Luis JimenezVPSell3,131$58.29$182,505.99View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Barry Michael SmithVPSell51,653$58.88$3,041,328.64View SEC Filing  
8/7/2013Arthur Mcginnis PolhamusVPSell3,328$57.90$192,691.20View SEC Filing  
6/27/2013Helmerich & Payne IncDirectorSell2,000,000$53.63$107,260,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2013Mark W SmithVPSell3,303$55.90$184,637.70View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013Helmerich & Payne IncMajor ShareholderSell2,000,000$53.43$106,860,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Luis JimenezVPSell1,395$52.68$73,488.60View SEC Filing  
2/6/2013Luis JimenezVPSell13,161$53.00$697,533.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2013Michael Alan CampbellVPSell3,100$52.91$164,021.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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