NYSE:CLB - Core Laboratories Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$123.70 +2.79 (+2.31 %)
(As of 06/25/2018 06:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$123.70
Today's Range$123.62 - $126.70
52-Week Range$86.55 - $130.34
Volume326,064 shs
Average Volume323,839 shs
Market Capitalization$5.47 billion
P/E Ratio61.85
Dividend Yield1.78%
Core Laboratories logoCore 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. It operates in two segments, Reservoir Description and Production Enhancement segments. The Reservoir Description segment comprises the characterization of petroleum reservoir rock, fluid, and gas samples to enhance production and improve recovery of oil and gas from its clients' reservoirs. This segment offers laboratory-based analytical and field services to characterize properties of crude oil and petroleum products to the oil and gas industry. It also provides proprietary and joint industry studies. The Production Enhancement segment includes services and products relating to reservoir well completions, perforations, stimulations, and production. This segment 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Oil & gas field services, not elsewhere classified


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.55
Current Ratio2.11
Quick Ratio1.76


Trailing P/E Ratio61.85
Forward P/E Ratio45.81
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$659.81 million
Price / Sales8.29
Cash Flow$2.5664 per share
Price / Cash48.20
Book Value$3.37 per share
Price / Book36.71


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.00
Net Income$83.12 million
Net Margins13.24%
Return on Equity62.69%
Return on Assets16.15%


Outstanding Shares44,200,000

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Core Laboratories (NYSE:CLB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Core Laboratories' stock symbol?

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

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

Core Laboratories announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 17th. Investors of record on Friday, April 27th will be given a dividend of $0.55 per share on Tuesday, May 22nd. This represents a $2.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.78%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 26th. View Core Laboratories' Dividend History.

How were Core Laboratories' earnings last quarter?

Core Laboratories (NYSE:CLB) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 25th. The oil and gas company reported $0.57 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.57. The oil and gas company earned $170 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $171.03 million. Core Laboratories had a return on equity of 62.69% and a net margin of 13.24%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 8.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.42 EPS. View Core Laboratories' Earnings History.

When is Core Laboratories' next earnings date?

Core Laboratories is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 23rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Core Laboratories.

What guidance has Core Laboratories issued on next quarter's earnings?

Core Laboratories issued an update on its second quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, April, 25th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.64-0.66 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.66. The company issued revenue guidance of $177-179 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $178.11 million.

What price target have analysts set for CLB?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Core Laboratories' shares. Their forecasts range from $96.00 to $136.00. On average, they anticipate Core Laboratories' share price to reach $113.4940 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Core Laboratories.

Who are some of Core Laboratories' key competitors?

Who are Core Laboratories' key executives?

Core Laboratories' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David M. Demshur, Chairman of Supervisory Board, CEO & Pres (Age 63)
  • Mr. Richard L. Bergmark, Chief Financial Officer, Exec. VP and Supervisory Director (Age 65)
  • Mr. Monty L. Davis, Chief Operating Officer and Sr. VP (Age 64)
  • Mr. Lawrence V. Bruno, Pres (Age 58)
  • Mr. Christopher Scott Hill, Sr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 48)

Has Core Laboratories been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about CLB stock have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Core Laboratories earned a news sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the oil and gas company an impact score of 45.40 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are Core Laboratories' major shareholders?

Core Laboratories' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include WCM Investment Management CA (11.39%), BlackRock Inc. (6.94%), Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC (4.92%), Earnest Partners LLC (4.41%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (4.04%) and Epoch Investment Partners Inc. (2.72%). Company insiders that own Core Laboratories stock include Martha Z Carnes and Michael Straughen. 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 Sustainable Growth Advisers LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Millennium Management LLC, Legal & General Group Plc, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., Franklin Resources Inc. and Brinker Capital Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling 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 Fisher Asset Management LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, WCM Investment Management CA, Sei Investments Co., Arosa Capital Management LP, BlackRock Inc., Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management LLC and Epoch Investment Partners Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Core Laboratories stock in the last two years include Martha Z Carnes and Michael Straughen. View Insider Buying and Selling 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Core Laboratories' stock price today?

One share of CLB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $123.70.

How big of a company is Core Laboratories?

Core Laboratories has a market capitalization of $5.47 billion and generates $659.81 million in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $83.12 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.00 on an earnings per share basis. Core Laboratories employs 4,600 workers across the globe.

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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Core Laboratories (CLB)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  310 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  446 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  756
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Core Laboratories and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CLB will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CLB will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/25/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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