NYSE:DNOW - NOW Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$11.92 +0.06 (+0.51 %)
(As of 12/18/2018 09:38 AM ET)
Previous Close$11.86
Today's Range$11.92 - $12.04
52-Week Range$9.12 - $18.56
Volume11,465 shs
Average Volume1.09 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.29 billion
P/E Ratio-44.15
Dividend YieldN/A
NOW Inc. distributes energy and industrial products in the United States, Canada, and internationally. It offers consumable maintenance, repair, and operating supplies; and pipes, valves, fittings, flanges, gaskets, fasteners, electrical products, instrumentations, artificial lift, pumping solutions, valve actuation and modular process, measurement and control equipment, process equipment, pumps, OEM parts, coatings, mill supplies, and safety supplies, as well as provides application systems, work processes, parts integration, optimization solutions, and after-sales support services. The company also provides supply chain and materials management solutions that include procurement, inventory and warehouse management, logistics, point of issue technology, project management, business process, and performance metrics reporting. It offers its products under the DistributionNOW and Wilson Export brand names. The company serves customers in the upstream, midstream, and downstream sectors of the energy industry, including drilling contractors, well servicing companies, independent and national oil and gas companies, midstream operators, and refineries, as well as petrochemical, chemical, utilities, and other downstream energy processors; and industrial and manufacturing companies. NOW Inc. was incorporated in 2013 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Oil & gas field machinery
Current SymbolNYSE:DNOW
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.14
Current Ratio2.72
Quick Ratio1.44


Trailing P/E Ratio-44.15
Forward P/E Ratio35.06
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.65 billion
Price / Sales0.49
Cash Flow$0.1956 per share
Price / Cash Flow60.93
Book Value$10.99 per share
Price / Book1.08


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.27)
Net Income$-52,000,000.00
Net Margins1.09%
Return on Equity2.43%
Return on Assets1.60%


Outstanding Shares108,420,000
Market Cap$1.29 billion

NOW (NYSE:DNOW) Frequently Asked Questions

What is NOW's stock symbol?

NOW trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DNOW."

How were NOW's earnings last quarter?

NOW Inc (NYSE:DNOW) released its earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The oil and gas company reported $0.15 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.04. The oil and gas company had revenue of $822 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $805.80 million. NOW had a net margin of 1.09% and a return on equity of 2.43%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 17.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned ($0.03) earnings per share. View NOW's Earnings History.

When is NOW's next earnings date?

NOW is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for NOW.

How can I listen to NOW's earnings call?

NOW will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, February 14th at 9:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8004461671.

What price target have analysts set for DNOW?

10 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for NOW's stock. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $19.00. On average, they expect NOW's stock price to reach $15.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 25.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for NOW.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for NOW?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for NOW in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for NOW.

Has NOW been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about DNOW stock have trended negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. NOW earned a daily sentiment score of -2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of NOW's key competitors?

Who are NOW's key executives?

NOW's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert R. Workman, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 49)
  • Mr. David A. Cherechinsky, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Mark Johnson, VP, Corp. Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 36)
  • Mr. Raymond W. Chang, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 47)
  • Mr. Daniel L. Molinaro, Exec. VP (Age 71)

Who are NOW's major shareholders?

NOW's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Baillie Gifford & Co. (13.53%), BlackRock Inc. (10.96%), Vanguard Group Inc (9.04%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.04%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (8.80%) and First Eagle Investment Management LLC (7.69%). Company insiders that own NOW stock include James Crandell, Robert R Workman and Rodney W Eads. View Institutional Ownership Trends for NOW.

Which institutional investors are selling NOW stock?

DNOW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Schneider Capital Management Corp, QV Investors Inc., Clearbridge Investments LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Franklin Resources Inc., Heartland Advisors Inc., CLS Investments LLC and Investmentaktiengesellschaft Fuer Langfristige Investoren TGV. View Insider Buying and Selling for NOW.

Which institutional investors are buying NOW stock?

DNOW stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hennessy Advisors Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Deutsche Bank AG, Chicago Equity Partners LLC, WINTON GROUP Ltd, Baillie Gifford & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. Company insiders that have bought NOW stock in the last two years include James Crandell, Robert R Workman and Rodney W Eads. View Insider Buying and Selling for NOW.

How do I buy shares of NOW?

Shares of DNOW 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 NOW's stock price today?

One share of DNOW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.92.

How big of a company is NOW?

NOW has a market capitalization of $1.29 billion and generates $2.65 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $-52,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.27) on an earnings per share basis. NOW employs 4,875 workers across the globe.

What is NOW's official website?

The official website for NOW is http://www.distributionnow.com.

How can I contact NOW?

NOW's mailing address is 7402 NORTH ELDRIDGE PARKWAY, HOUSTON TX, 77041. The oil and gas company can be reached via phone at 281-823-4700 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for NOW (NYSE DNOW)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  175 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  328 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  503
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about NOW and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DNOW will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DNOW will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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