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NYSE:PACD - Pacific Drilling Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.12 (-8.70 %)
(As of 02/26/2020 07:07 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $1.26
50-Day Range
MA: $2.32
52-Week Range
Now: $1.26
Volume378,867 shs
Average Volume400,210 shs
Market Capitalization$94.50 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Drilling oil & gas wells



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$264.87 million
Book Value$21.59 per share


Net Income$-2,182,360,000.00
Net Margins-814.23%


Market Cap$94.50 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Pacific Drilling (NYSE:PACD) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Pacific Drilling's stock symbol?

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

What price target have analysts set for PACD?

3 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Pacific Drilling's stock. Their forecasts range from $5.00 to $5.00. On average, they expect Pacific Drilling's share price to reach $5.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 296.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Pacific Drilling.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Pacific Drilling?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Pacific Drilling in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Pacific Drilling.

Has Pacific Drilling been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about PACD stock has trended very negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Pacific Drilling earned a coverage optimism score of -3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Pacific Drilling.

Are investors shorting Pacific Drilling?

Pacific Drilling saw a drop in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,330,000 shares, a drop of 5.7% from the January 15th total of 1,410,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 313,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.2 days. Approximately 2.0% of the shares of the stock 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 Enbridge (ENB), IBM (IBM), Actinium Pharmaceuticals (ATNM), Capricor Therapeutics (CAPR), Gilead Sciences (GILD), U.S. Auto Parts Network (PRTS), Veru (VERU), AIM ImmunoTech (AIM), Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) and CenterPoint Energy (CNP).

Who are Pacific Drilling's key executives?

Pacific Drilling's management team includes the folowing 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)

Who are Pacific Drilling's major shareholders?

Pacific Drilling's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (7.23%), State Street Corp (0.69%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.41%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.21%), UBS Group AG (0.05%) and Barclays PLC (0.04%).

Which major investors are selling Pacific Drilling stock?

PACD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC.

Which major investors are buying Pacific Drilling stock?

PACD stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Barclays PLC, UBS Group AG, Geode Capital Management LLC and Goldman Sachs Group Inc..

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 $1.26.

How big of a company is Pacific Drilling?

Pacific Drilling has a market capitalization of $94.50 million and generates $264.87 million in revenue each year. Pacific Drilling employs 722 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Pacific Drilling.

What is Pacific Drilling's official website?

The official website for Pacific Drilling is http://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 352-2684-5781 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Pacific Drilling (NYSE PACD)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  66 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  55 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  121
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Pacific Drilling and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PACD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PACD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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