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NYSE:CLBCore Laboratories Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.25 (+1.25 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $20.22
50-Day Range
MA: $16.24
52-Week Range
Now: $20.22
Volume1.19 million shs
Average Volume886,086 shs
Market Capitalization$898.98 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.20%
Core Laboratories N.V. provides reservoir description and production enhancement services and products to the oil and gas industry in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Reservoir Description and Production Enhancement segments. The Reservoir Description segment includes the characterization of petroleum reservoir rock, fluid, and gas samples to enhance production and improve recovery of oil and gas from its clients' reservoirs. It offers laboratory-based analytical and field services to characterize properties of crude oil and petroleum products to the oil and gas industry; and proprietary and joint industry studies. The Production Enhancement segment comprises services and products relating to reservoir well completions, perforations, stimulations, and production. It offers integrated diagnostic services to evaluate and monitor the effectiveness of well completions and to develop solutions to improve the effectiveness of enhanced oil recovery projects. The company markets and sells its products through a combination of sales representatives, technical seminars, trade shows, and print advertising, as well as through distributors. Core Laboratories N.V. was founded in 1936 and is based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.1Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.50 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Oil & gas field services, not elsewhere classified



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$668.21 million
Cash Flow$2.34 per share
Book Value$1.58 per share


Net Income$101.98 million


Market Cap$898.98 million
Next Earnings Date7/22/2020 (Estimated)

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Core Laboratories (NYSE:CLB) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Core Laboratories' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Core Laboratories' stock was trading at $10.93 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CLB stock has increased by 85.0% and is now trading at $20.22. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Core Laboratories?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Core Laboratories in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 11 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Core Laboratories.

When is Core Laboratories' next earnings date?

Core Laboratories is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 22nd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Core Laboratories.

How were Core Laboratories' earnings last quarter?

Core Laboratories (NYSE:CLB) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 22nd. The oil and gas company reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.02. The oil and gas company earned $152.40 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $151.37 million. Core Laboratories had a positive return on equity of 46.28% and a negative net margin of 7.21%. The business's revenue was down 9.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.44 earnings per share. View Core Laboratories' earnings history.

How often does Core Laboratories pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Core Laboratories?

Core Laboratories declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 28th. Investors of record on Friday, May 8th will be given a dividend of $0.01 per share on Tuesday, May 19th. This represents a $0.04 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.20%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 7th. View Core Laboratories' dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for CLB?

15 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Core Laboratories' stock. Their forecasts range from $7.50 to $77.00. On average, they expect Core Laboratories' share price to reach $30.93 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 52.9% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Core Laboratories.

Has Core Laboratories been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about CLB stock have been trending very negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Core Laboratories earned a daily sentiment score of -3.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutCore Laboratories.

Are investors shorting Core Laboratories?

Core Laboratories saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 6,500,000 shares, an increase of 5.3% from the April 30th total of 6,170,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,890,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.4 days. Currently, 14.8% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Core Laboratories' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Core Laboratories' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Core Laboratories own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Core Laboratories investors own include CA (CA), BlackRock (BLK), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Endologix (ELGX), Starbucks (SBUX), Micron Technology (MU), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Netflix (NFLX), AT&T (T) and Baidu (BIDU).

Who are Core Laboratories' key executives?

Core Laboratories' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. David M. Demshur, CEO & Chairman of Supervisory Board (Age 64)
  • Mr. Lawrence V. Bruno, COO, Pres & Supervisory Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Christopher Scott Hill, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Kevin G. Daniels, Chief Accounting Officer, Treasurer & VP (Age 55)
  • Ms. Gwendolyn Y. Schreffler M.B.A., Sr. VP of Corp. Devel. & Investor Relations

What is Core Laboratories' stock symbol?

Core Laboratories trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CLB."

Who are Core Laboratories' major shareholders?

Core Laboratories' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Van ECK Associates Corp (12.38%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (7.53%), BlackRock Inc. (6.65%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (4.11%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (3.06%) and Deutsche Bank AG (2.21%). Company insiders that own Core Laboratories stock include Gregory Barry Barnett, Jan Willem Sodderland, Kevin Daniels, Lawrence Bruno and Mark F Elvig. View institutional ownership trends for Core Laboratories.

Which major investors are selling Core Laboratories stock?

CLB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Principal Financial Group Inc., BlackRock Inc., Baird Financial Group Inc., and Mcdonald Capital Investors Inc. CA. View insider buying and selling activity for Core Laboratories.

Which major investors are buying Core Laboratories stock?

CLB stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Van ECK Associates Corp, Deutsche Bank AG, Luminus Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, C Partners Holding GmbH, Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, and Two Sigma Advisers LP. Company insiders that have bought Core Laboratories stock in the last two years include Gregory Barry Barnett, Jan Willem Sodderland, and Lawrence Bruno. View insider buying and selling activity for Core Laboratories.

How do I buy shares of Core Laboratories?

Shares of CLB 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 Core Laboratories' stock price today?

One share of CLB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.22.

How big of a company is Core Laboratories?

Core Laboratories has a market capitalization of $898.98 million and generates $668.21 million in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $101.98 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.79 on an earnings per share basis. Core Laboratories employs 4,300 workers across the globe.

What is Core Laboratories' official website?

The official website for Core Laboratories is www.corelab.com.

How can I contact Core Laboratories?

Core Laboratories' mailing address is STRAWINSKYLAAN 913 TOWER A LEVEL 9, AMSTERDAM P7, 1077 XX. The oil and gas company can be reached via phone at 31-20-420-3191 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 5/31/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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