NYSE:ESV - Ensco Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$4.45 -0.18 (-3.89 %)
(As of 01/23/2019 08:27 AM ET)
Previous Close$4.63
Today's Range$4.41 - $4.5650
52-Week Range$3.19 - $9.51
Volume9.89 million shs
Average Volume12.68 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.95 billion
P/E Ratio-8.56
Dividend Yield0.86%
Beta2.07
Ensco plc provides offshore contract drilling services to the oil and gas industry worldwide. It operates through three segments: Floaters, Jackups, and Other. The company owns and operates an offshore drilling rig fleet of 65 rigs, including 32 located in the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific, which comprise 3 rigs under construction; 14 located in North and South America, such as Brazil; and 19 located in Europe and the Mediterranean. It also offers management services on rigs owned by third-parties. The company serves government-owned and independent oil and gas companies. Ensco plc was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Drilling oil & gas wells
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorOils/Energy
CUSIPN/A
Phone44-20-7659-4660

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.84 billion
Cash Flow$0.4592 per share
Book Value$20.03 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-303,700,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees5,400
Market Cap$1.95 billion
OptionableOptionable

Ensco (NYSE:ESV) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ensco's stock symbol?

Ensco trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ESV."

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

Ensco declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 6th. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.01 per share on Friday, December 14th. This represents a $0.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.90%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 30th. View Ensco's Dividend History.

How were Ensco's earnings last quarter?

Ensco Plc (NYSE:ESV) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, October, 29th. The offshore drilling services provider reported ($0.33) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.35) by $0.02. The offshore drilling services provider earned $431 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $424.66 million. Ensco had a negative return on equity of 5.98% and a negative net margin of 36.53%. The company's revenue was down 6.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted ($0.05) earnings per share. View Ensco's Earnings History.

When is Ensco's next earnings date?

Ensco is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ensco.

What price target have analysts set for ESV?

16 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Ensco's stock. Their predictions range from $3.60 to $14.00. On average, they anticipate Ensco's stock price to reach $7.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 68.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Ensco.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ensco?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ensco in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 9 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Ensco.

Has Ensco been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about ESV stock have trended very positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ensco earned a news sentiment score of 3.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the offshore drilling services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

Are investors shorting Ensco?

Ensco saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 84,455,256 shares, an increase of 5.1% from the December 14th total of 80,379,046 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 18,642,712 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.5 days. Approximately 19.5% of the company's stock are sold short. View Ensco's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Ensco's key competitors?

Who are Ensco's key executives?

Ensco's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Carl G. Trowell, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Jonathan H. Baksht, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 43)
  • Mr. Patrick Carey Lowe, Exec. VP & COO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Steven Joseph Brady, Sr. VP of Eastern Hemisphere (Age 59)
  • Mr. Gilles Luca, Sr. VP of Western Hemisphere (Age 47)

Who are Ensco's major shareholders?

Ensco's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dorsey Wright & Associates (0.12%), Sippican Capital Advisors (0.05%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.03%), Cerebellum GP LLC (0.01%), Investors Asset Management of Georgia Inc. GA ADV (0.00%) and Fruth Investment Management (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ensco.

Which institutional investors are selling Ensco stock?

ESV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sippican Capital Advisors and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ensco.

Which institutional investors are buying Ensco stock?

ESV stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dorsey Wright & Associates, Cerebellum GP LLC, Fruth Investment Management and Investors Asset Management of Georgia Inc. GA ADV. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ensco.

How do I buy shares of Ensco?

Shares of ESV 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 Ensco's stock price today?

One share of ESV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.45.

How big of a company is Ensco?

Ensco has a market capitalization of $1.95 billion and generates $1.84 billion in revenue each year. The offshore drilling services provider earns $-303,700,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.52) on an earnings per share basis. Ensco employs 5,400 workers across the globe.

What is Ensco's official website?

The official website for Ensco is http://www.enscoplc.com.

How can I contact Ensco?

Ensco's mailing address is 6 CHESTERFIELD GARDENS, LONDON X0, W1J5BQ. The offshore drilling services provider can be reached via phone at 44-20-7659-4660 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Ensco (NYSE ESV)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  583 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  836 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,419
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This page was last updated on 1/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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