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NYSE:PACDPacific Drilling Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.01 (-1.98 %)
(As of 07/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $0.49
50-Day Range
MA: $0.52
52-Week Range
Now: $0.49
Volume2.66 million shs
Average Volume14.58 million shs
Market Capitalization$37.05 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Pacific Drilling S.A., together with its subsidiaries, operates as an offshore drilling contractor. It provides offshore drilling services to the oil and natural gas industry. The company contracts its fleet of rigs to drill wells for its customers. It has a fleet of seven drillships. The company was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.0Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.47 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Drilling oil & gas wells



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$229.78 million
Book Value$14.25 per share


Net Income$-556,470,000.00
Net Margins-210.60%


Market Cap$37.05 million
Next Earnings Date8/10/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Pacific Drilling (NYSE:PACD) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Pacific Drilling's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Pacific Drilling's stock was trading at $0.7088 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, PACD stock has decreased by 30.3% and is now trading at $0.4940. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Pacific Drilling?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Pacific Drilling in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Pacific Drilling.

When is Pacific Drilling's next earnings date?

Pacific Drilling is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 10th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Pacific Drilling.

How were Pacific Drilling's earnings last quarter?

Pacific Drilling SA (NYSE:PACD) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 7th. The company reported ($0.81) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.85) by $0.04. The business had revenue of $89.43 million for the quarter. Pacific Drilling had a negative net margin of 210.60% and a negative return on equity of 25.68%. View Pacific Drilling's earnings history.

What price target have analysts set for PACD?

3 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Pacific Drilling's shares. Their forecasts range from $5.00 to $5.00. On average, they expect Pacific Drilling's stock price to reach $5.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 912.1% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Pacific Drilling.

Has Pacific Drilling been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about PACD stock has been trending negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Pacific Drilling earned a coverage optimism score of -2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news about Pacific Drilling.

Are investors shorting Pacific Drilling?

Pacific Drilling saw a decline in short interest in the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,750,000 shares, a decline of 30.2% from the May 31st total of 3,940,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 4,320,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.6 days. Approximately 4.2% of the company's shares are sold short. View Pacific Drilling's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Pacific Drilling's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Pacific Drilling own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Pacific Drilling investors own include Ring Energy (REI), Ring Energy (REI), AIM ImmunoTech (AIM), Amplify Energy (AMPY), Amplify Energy (AMPY), Actinium Pharmaceuticals (ATNM), Carnival (CCL), Goodrich Petroleum (GDP), Goodrich Petroleum (GDP) and Gold Standard Ventures (GSV).

Who are Pacific Drilling's key executives?

Pacific Drilling's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Bernie G. Wolford, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Johannes P. Boots, CFO & Sr. VP (Age 56)
  • Mr. Richard E. Tatum, Chief Accounting Officer & Sr. VP (Age 41)
  • Mr. Corey Thompson, VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Lisa Manget Buchanan, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 59)

What is Pacific Drilling's stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of Pacific Drilling?

Shares of PACD 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Pacific Drilling's stock price today?

One share of PACD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.49.

How big of a company is Pacific Drilling?

Pacific Drilling has a market capitalization of $37.05 million and generates $229.78 million in revenue each year. Pacific Drilling employs 722 workers across the globe.

What is Pacific Drilling's official website?

The official website for Pacific Drilling is www.pacificdrilling.com.

How can I contact Pacific Drilling?

Pacific Drilling's mailing address is 8-10 AVENUE DE LA GARE, Luxembourg N4, L-1610. The company can be reached via phone at 352-2785-8135 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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