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NOW Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.33 (-3.01 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $10.63
50-Day Range
MA: $9.19
52-Week Range
Now: $10.63
Volume719,982 shs
Average Volume1.25 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.17 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
NOW Inc. distributes downstream energy and industrial products for petroleum refining, chemical processing, LNG terminals, power generation utilities, and industrial manufacturing operations in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company offers its products under the DistributionNOW and DNOW brand names. It provides consumable maintenance, repair, and operating supplies; pipes, valves, fittings, flanges, gaskets, fasteners, electrical products, instrumentations, artificial lift, pumping solutions, valve actuation and modular process, and measurement and control equipment; and mill supplies, tools, safety supplies, and personal protective equipment, as well as applied products and applications, such as artificial lift systems, coatings, and miscellaneous expendable items. The company also offers original equipment manufacturer equipment, including pumps, generator sets, air and gas compressors, dryers, blowers, mixers, and valves; modular oil and gas tank battery solutions; and application systems, work processes, parts integration, optimization solutions, and after-sales support. In addition, it provides supply chain and materials management solutions that include procurement, inventory, and warehouse management, as well as solutions for logistics, point of issue technology, project management, business process, and performance metrics reporting. The company serves customers through a network of approximately 195 locations 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

Industry Oil & gas field machinery
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.95 billion
Cash Flow$2.15 per share
Book Value$10.52 per share


Net Income$-97,000,000.00


Market Cap$1.17 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2021 (Confirmed)


Overall MarketRank

1.04 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

256th out of 668 stocks

Oil & Gas Field Machinery Industry

9th out of 21 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 1.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-0.33 (-3.01 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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NOW (NYSE:DNOW) Frequently Asked Questions

Is NOW a buy right now?

5 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for NOW in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" NOW stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in DNOW, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than NOW?

Wall Street analysts have given NOW a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but NOW wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting NOW?

NOW saw a decline in short interest in January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,460,000 shares, a decline of 17.2% from the December 31st total of 2,970,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,280,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.9 days. Currently, 2.3% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is NOW's next earnings date?

NOW is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 5th 2021.
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How can I listen to NOW's earnings call?

NOW will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, May 5th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were NOW's earnings last quarter?

NOW Inc. (NYSE:DNOW) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 17th. The oil and gas company reported ($0.25) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.19) by $0.06. The oil and gas company earned $319 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $302.60 million. NOW had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 5.78% and a negative net margin of 26.92%.
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How has NOW's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

NOW's stock was trading at $6.75 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, DNOW stock has increased by 57.5% and is now trading at $10.63.
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What price target have analysts set for DNOW?

5 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for NOW's stock. Their forecasts range from $5.00 to $14.00. On average, they anticipate NOW's share price to reach $10.20 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.0%.
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Who are NOW's key executives?

NOW's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. David A. Cherechinsky, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 57, Pay $650.41k)
  • Mr. Mark B. Johnson, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 39, Pay $363.61k)
  • Mr. Raymond W. Chang, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 50, Pay $621.2k)
  • Ms. Kelly T. Munson, Chief Admin. & Information Officer
  • Mr. Brad Wise, VP of Marketing & Investor Relations
  • Mr. Scott W. Hauck, Exec. VP of Digital Strategy
  • Mr. Dan Pratt, Sr. VP of Energy Centers
  • Mr. Toby Eoff, Pres of Process Solutions

What is Robert Workman's approval rating as NOW's CEO?

46 employees have rated NOW CEO Robert Workman on Glassdoor.com. Robert Workman has an approval rating of 38% among NOW's employees. This puts Robert Workman in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of NOW's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of NOW own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other NOW investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), PayPal (PYPL), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), The Walt Disney (DIS), Netflix (NFLX), AbbVie (ABBV), Tesla (TSLA), Intel (INTC), salesforce.com (CRM) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

What is NOW's stock symbol?

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

Who are NOW's major shareholders?

NOW's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (15.45%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (7.85%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (5.93%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (5.87%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.86%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.79%).
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Which institutional investors are selling NOW stock?

DNOW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Squarepoint Ops LLC, Engineers Gate Manager LP, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Walleye Capital LLC, and Paloma Partners Management Co.
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Which institutional investors are buying NOW stock?

DNOW stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Clearbridge Investments LLC, BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, SummerHaven Investment Management LLC, AJO LP, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, and JPMorgan Chase & Co..
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is NOW's stock price today?

One share of DNOW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.63.

How much money does NOW make?

NOW has a market capitalization of $1.17 billion and generates $2.95 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $-97,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.23 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does NOW have?

NOW employs 2,400 workers across the globe.

What is NOW's official website?

The official website for NOW is www.distributionnow.com.

Where are NOW's headquarters?

NOW is headquartered at 7402 NORTH ELDRIDGE PARKWAY, HOUSTON TX, 77041.

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]

This page was last updated on 2/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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