Pacific Drilling S.A. Company Profile (NYSE:PACD)

About Pacific Drilling S.A.

Pacific Drilling S.A. logoPacific Drilling S.A. is an international offshore drilling contractor. The Company provides offshore drilling services to the oil and natural gas industry through the use of high-specification rigs. The Company's primary business is to contract its high-specification rigs, related equipment and work crews, primarily on a day rate basis, to drill wells for its clients. The Company is engaged in drillships segment. The Company focuses on the high-specification segment of the floating rig market. The Company considers high-specification requirements to include rigs in water depths of approximately 7,500 feet or projects requiring advanced operating capabilities, such as hook-loads (>800 tons), accommodations (over 200 beds), mud storage and pumping capacity, and deck-load and space capabilities. The Company's contract drillships operate in the deepwater regions of the United States, Gulf of Mexico and Nigeria.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: PACD
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $2.86
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $3.75
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $3.89
  • 52-Week Range: $2.80 - $11.56
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -0.16
  • P/E Growth: -0.03
  • Market Cap: $60.58M
  • Outstanding Shares: 21,183,000
  • Beta: 2.51
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -0.90%
  • Return on Equity: 1.08%
  • Return on Assets: 0.49%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.08%
  • Current Ratio: 3.33%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.86%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 8 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.80)
Consensus Price Target: $8.86 (209.69% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/28/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
8/9/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$10.00 -> $6.00View Rating Details
7/18/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeMarket Perform -> UnderperformView Rating Details
6/29/2016Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageHold$9.00View Rating Details
5/25/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingHold$4.00View Rating Details
5/13/2016SimmonsReiterated RatingNeutral$5.50 -> $5.00View Rating Details
4/20/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeEqual Weight -> Underweight$5.00View Rating Details
3/7/2016Johnson RiceDowngradeAccumulate -> HoldView Rating Details
3/2/2016KLR GroupReiterated RatingHold$30.00 -> $5.50View Rating Details
3/2/2016Iberia CapitalDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
1/27/2016Clarkson CapitalReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
12/14/2015ScotiabankDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
12/14/2015Howard WeilDowngradeSector Outperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
12/3/2015Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
11/30/2015Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutral$14.00View Rating Details
11/30/2015GuggenheimUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$1.70View Rating Details
8/10/2015DanskeUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
5/9/2015Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/27/2017        
2/23/2017Q416($2.44)$153.50 millionN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116($0.07)($0.01)$199.26 million$205.38 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/29/2016Q415$0.13$0.16$262.09 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/9/2015Q3$0.21$0.19$271.40 million$260.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215$0.18$0.22$270.01 million$273.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115$0.18$0.24$282.20 million$203.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2015Q414$0.29$0.32$312.25 million$319.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q314$0.22$0.22$274.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.18$0.23$251.35 million$260.83 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2014Q412$0.13$0.10$234.44 million$225.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q412$0.08$0.14$182.58 million$193.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312($0.02)($0.01)$157.99 million$172.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-2.97 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-17.49 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171($0.14)($0.14)($0.14)
Q2 20171($0.19)($0.19)($0.19)
Q3 20171($0.21)($0.21)($0.21)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD)
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Headlines

Latest Headlines for Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD)
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biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Pacific Drilling SA Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:PACD)
biz.yahoo.com - February 23 at 9:10 AM
News IconAre Analysts Optimistic About Where Pacific Drilling SA (NYSE:PACD) is Heading? - Winfield Review (NYSE:PACD)
winfieldreview.com - February 22 at 7:14 PM
News IconAnalysts Peer Into Their Crystal Balls For Pacific Drilling SA (NYSE:PACD): Where Is It headed? - Winfield Review (NYSE:PACD)
winfieldreview.com - February 21 at 5:46 PM
News IconStock Perspective: Pacific Drilling SA (NYSE:PACD) Company Earnings Watch - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:PACD)
aikenadvocate.com - February 21 at 5:46 PM
News IconStock Levels in Review for Pacific Drilling SA (PACD) - Davidson Register (NYSE:PACD)
davidsonregister.com - February 21 at 5:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPacific Drilling to Release Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Results February 23; Conference Call to Follow ... - Yahoo Finance (NYSE:PACD)
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 8:13 AM
News IconTrading Focus on Shares of Pacific Drilling SA (NYSE:PACD) - Piedmont Register (NYSE:PACD)
piedmontregister.com - February 16 at 11:41 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoPacific Drilling to Release Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Results February 23; Conference Call to Follow February 24 (NYSE:PACD)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:41 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoPacific Drilling to Release Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Results February 23; Conference Call to Follow February 24 (NYSE:PACD)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:41 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoPacific Drilling to Release Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Results February 23; Conference Call to Follow February 24 (NYSE:PACD)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:41 PM
News IconAnalyst Tracker: Pacific Drilling SA (NYSE:PACD) in Focus - Midway Monitor (NYSE:PACD)
midwaymonitor.com - February 8 at 8:04 PM
News IconMoody Stock Sees Increased Volatility Levels in Session: Pacific Drilling SA (NYSE:PACD) - Davidson Register (NYSE:PACD)
davidsonregister.com - February 6 at 7:11 PM
News IconPacific Drilling SA (NYSE:PACD) News Impact Score At 0 - Stock Observer (NYSE:PACD)
www.thestockobserver.com - February 6 at 9:15 AM
News IconBullish Target Of Pacific Drilling SA (NYSE:PACD) At $5 - Stock Observer (NYSE:PACD)
www.thestockobserver.com - February 4 at 5:58 AM
News IconImpact Score Of Pacific Drilling SA (NYSE:PACD) At 0 - Stock Observer (NYSE:PACD)
www.thestockobserver.com - February 2 at 1:18 AM
News IconAre Analysts Predicting a Near-Term Upswing For Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD)? - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:PACD)
wsbeacon.com - January 30 at 7:47 PM
News IconHigh Volatility Moving the Needle For Shares of Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:PACD)
wsbeacon.com - January 30 at 7:47 PM
News IconEarnings Analysis & Update for Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD)? - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:PACD)
aikenadvocate.com - January 30 at 7:47 PM
News IconOff To a Slow Start in The New Year, Stock Looks For a Turnaround: Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:PACD)
aikenadvocate.com - January 28 at 7:14 PM
News IconTechnical Roundup on Shares of Pacific Drilling S.A. (PACD) - Rives Journal (NYSE:PACD)
rivesjournal.com - January 28 at 7:14 PM
News IconChecking the Levels on Shares of Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD) - The Tribune (NYSE:PACD)
lakecitytribune.com - January 25 at 5:55 AM
News IconEquity Rundown: RSI and CCI Check on Pacific Drilling S.A. (PACD) - Sherwood Daily (NYSE:PACD)
sherwooddaily.com - January 25 at 5:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPacific Drilling Announces Amendment to its Credit Facilities - Yahoo Finance (NYSE:PACD)
finance.yahoo.com - January 25 at 5:55 AM
News IconVolatility Spiking as Shares Ride the Wave: Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:PACD)
wsbeacon.com - January 25 at 5:55 AM
News IconEarnings in Full Force, Analysts Take Aim at Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:PACD)
wsbeacon.com - January 25 at 5:55 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo6:14 pm Pacific Drilling amends $500 million revolving credit facility and $1.0 billion senior secured credit facility (NYSE:PACD)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 24 at 12:27 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Pacific drilling announces amendment to its credit facilities (NYSE:PACD)
www.reuters.com - January 23 at 7:27 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoPacific Drilling Announces Amendment to its Credit Facilities (NYSE:PACD)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 7:27 PM
News IconInvestor Focus on Shares of Pacific Drilling S.A. (PACD) - Sherwood Daily (NYSE:PACD)
sherwooddaily.com - January 22 at 6:53 PM
News IconKeeping Tabs on Technicals for Pacific Drilling S.A. (PACD) - Sherwood Daily (NYSE:PACD)
sherwooddaily.com - January 20 at 7:56 PM
News IconInvestor Sphere: Keeping an Eye on Levels for Pacific Drilling SA (PACD) - Rives Journal (NYSE:PACD)
rivesjournal.com - January 20 at 7:56 PM
News IconSell-side Taking Aim at Shares of Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:PACD)
aikenadvocate.com - January 19 at 12:44 AM
News IconWilliams %R Check on Shares of Pacific Drilling S.A. (PACD) - Rives Journal (NYSE:PACD)
rivesjournal.com - January 19 at 12:44 AM
News IconShooting From the Hip, Stock Reaches Most Volatile List: Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:PACD)
wsbeacon.com - January 19 at 12:44 AM
News IconSell-side Taking Aim at Shares of Pacific Drilling SA (NYSE:PACD) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:PACD)
aikenadvocate.com - January 17 at 11:13 AM
News IconPacific Drilling SA (NYSE:PACD) News Impact Score At 100 - Stock Observer (NYSE:PACD)
www.thestockobserver.com - January 17 at 11:13 AM
investornewswire.com logoSales Of Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD) Expected At $515.976 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:PACD)
www.investornewswire.com - January 15 at 8:16 AM
News IconPacific Drilling SA (NYSE:PACD) Rating Fixed At 4 - Stock Observer (NYSE:PACD)
www.thestockobserver.com - January 13 at 11:59 PM
News IconShares Skittish Ahead of The Bell: Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:PACD)
wsbeacon.com - January 13 at 11:59 PM
bloomberg.com logoEnergy’s Drunken-Sailor Legacy Hangs Over Debt Rescue Plans (NYSE:PACD)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 11 at 7:45 PM
bloomberg.com logoEnergy’s Drunken-Sailor Legacy Hangs Over Plans for Debt Rescues (NYSE:PACD)
www.bloomberg.com - January 11 at 6:00 AM
News IconOne Winner, One Loser In Israeli Ofer Brothers’ Billionaire Lottery (NYSE:PACD)
matzav.com - January 7 at 11:22 PM
bloomberg.com logoRisky Debt Is Moving to Retail and Health Care (NYSE:PACD)
www.bloomberg.com - January 6 at 7:49 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoWhat Do Analysts Project for Pacific Drilling and Seadrill Partners? (NYSE:PACD)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 5 at 11:51 PM
News IconPacific Drilling SA (NYSE:PACD) Impact Score At 100 - Stock Observer - Stock Observer (NYSE:PACD)
www.thestockobserver.com - January 5 at 12:57 AM
bloomberg.com logoOne Winner, One Loser in Brothers’ Lottery Worth Billions (NYSE:PACD)
www.bloomberg.com - January 4 at 7:56 PM
News IconNews Impact Score Of Pacific Drilling SA (NYSE:PACD) At 100 - Stock Observer (NYSE:PACD)
www.thestockobserver.com - January 2 at 12:21 AM
News IconPacific Drilling SA (NYSE:PACD) Bullish Target At $5 - Stock Observer (NYSE:PACD)
www.thestockobserver.com - December 31 at 11:52 PM
News IconPacific Drilling SA (NYSE:PACD) Impact Score At 100 - Stock Observer (NYSE:PACD)
www.thestockobserver.com - December 28 at 9:51 AM
stocksdaily.net logoPacific Drilling SA (NYSE:PACD) Analysts EPS Target At $-2.3 - Stocks Daily (NYSE:PACD)
www.stocksdaily.net - December 27 at 9:49 AM

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What is Pacific Drilling S.A.'s stock symbol?

Pacific Drilling S.A. trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PACD."

When did Pacific Drilling S.A.'s stock split? How did Pacific Drilling S.A.'s stock split work?

Pacific Drilling S.A.'s stock reverse split on Wednesday, May 25th 2016. The 1-10 reverse split was announced on Tuesday, May 24th 2016. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the closing bell on Tuesday, May 24th 2016. An investor that had 100 shares of Pacific Drilling S.A. stock prior to the reverse split would have 10 shares after the split.

Where is Pacific Drilling S.A.'s stock going? Where will Pacific Drilling S.A.'s stock price be in 2017?

10 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Pacific Drilling S.A.'s stock. Their predictions range from $4.00 to $27.50. On average, they anticipate Pacific Drilling S.A.'s share price to reach $8.86 in the next year.

When will Pacific Drilling S.A. announce their earnings?

Pacific Drilling S.A. is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February, 27th 2017.

Who owns Pacific Drilling S.A. stock?

Pacific Drilling S.A.'s stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.78%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.41%) and Oxford Asset Management (0.29%).

Who sold Pacific Drilling S.A. stock? Who is selling Pacific Drilling S.A. stock?

Pacific Drilling S.A.'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC.

Who bought Pacific Drilling S.A. stock? Who is buying Pacific Drilling S.A. stock?

Pacific Drilling S.A.'s stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oxford Asset Management.

How do I buy Pacific Drilling S.A. stock?

Shares of Pacific Drilling S.A. can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Pacific Drilling S.A. stock cost?

One share of Pacific Drilling S.A. stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.86.

Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD) Chart for Thursday, February, 23, 2017


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Earnings by Quarter for Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD)

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE:PACD)

Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff