Precision Drilling Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:PDS)

About Precision Drilling Corp.

Precision Drilling Corp. logoPrecision Drilling Corporation (Precision) provides contract drilling, and completion and production services primarily to oil and natural gas exploration and production companies in Canada, the United States and certain international locations. It operates through two segments: Contract Drilling Services, and Completion and Production Services. The Contract Drilling Services segment includes Drilling rig operations in Canada, the United States and international, and Directional drilling operations in Canada and the United States. The Completion and Production Services segment includes service rigs and equipment rentals in Canada and the United States, and snubbing and coil tubing, camps and catering, and water systems in Canada. The Company's operations in its segments are supported by business support systems, which include sales and marketing; procurement and distribution; manufacturing; equipment maintenance and certification, and engineering.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: PDS
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $3.82
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $4.22
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $4.56
  • 52-Week Range: $2.43 - $6.08
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -6.78
  • P/E Growth: 0.38
  • Market Cap: $1.09B
  • Outstanding Shares: 293,236,000
  • Beta: 2.39
  • Net Margins: -37.17%
  • Return on Equity: -5.54%
  • Return on Assets: -2.47%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.01%
  • Current Ratio: 4.01%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.87%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Precision Drilling Corp. (NYSE:PDS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 6 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.38)
Consensus Price Target: $5.48 (47.01% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Precision Drilling Corp. (NYSE:PDS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/15/2016DA DavidsonInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
9/6/2016Jefferies GroupUpgradeUnderperform -> Hold$4.00 -> $4.50View Rating Details
7/26/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$9.50 -> $8.50View Rating Details
7/24/2016Deutsche Bank AGSet Price TargetHold$5.00View Rating Details
7/19/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingUnderperform$3.50 -> $6.00View Rating Details
6/1/2016Credit Suisse Group AGDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$3.00View Rating Details
5/31/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.UpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
4/27/2016Cowen and CompanyBoost Price TargetOutperform$4.40 -> $5.00View Rating Details
4/26/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform$6.50View Rating Details
4/25/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$6.00 -> $6.50View Rating Details
4/15/2016Clarkson CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/23/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold$4.25 -> $6.50View Rating Details
2/14/2016Evercore ISIReiterated RatingBuy$7.00 -> $6.00View Rating Details
2/14/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform$5.00View Rating Details
10/26/2015SimmonsDowngradeOverweight -> NeutralView Rating Details
10/9/2015Howard WeilDowngradeSector PerformView Rating Details
7/3/2015FirstEnergy CapitalReiterated RatingOutperform$10.50View Rating Details
5/29/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageNeutral$9.00View Rating Details
5/3/2015AltaCorp CapitalReiterated RatingOutperform$9.00 -> $10.50View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/24/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Precision Drilling Corp. (NYSE:PDS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/21/2016Q216($0.24)($0.20)$172.98 million$164.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2016Q116($0.16)($0.07)$295.78 million$302.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415($0.14)($0.93)$332.10 million$345.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315($0.09)($0.06)$399.74 million$364.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215($0.14)($0.10)$328.30 million$334.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2015Q115$0.02$0.08$507.80 million$512.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q414$0.24($0.39)$652.78 million$619.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2014Q314$0.17$0.16$590.58 million$584.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214($0.01)($0.02)$428.61 million$475.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q114$0.36$0.35$666.75 million$672.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413$0.30$0.24$558.75 billion$567.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.17$0.10$508.26 million$488.45 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q213($0.01)$0.05$361.67 million$379.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q113$0.30$0.33$591.31 million$596.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2013Q412$0.07$0.26$488.75 million$534.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012Q312$0.19$0.14$476.49 million$48.74 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.05$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.45$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2012$0.29$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/21/2011$0.21$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/22/2011$0.07$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Precision Drilling Corp. (NYSE:PDS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.55 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.55 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20166($0.16)($0.07)($0.11)
Q2 20164($0.23)($0.14)($0.19)
Q3 20165($0.20)($0.09)($0.15)
Q4 20165($0.19)($0.07)($0.14)
Q1 20173($0.18)($0.11)($0.16)
Q2 20173($0.25)($0.14)($0.20)
Q3 20173($0.17)($0.08)($0.14)
Q4 20173($0.15)($0.06)($0.11)
Q1 20181($0.03)($0.03)($0.03)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Precision Drilling Corp. (NYSE:PDS)
Annual Dividend:$0.00
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:63.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
0.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
0.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Precision Drilling Corp. (NYSE:PDS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Precision Drilling Corp. (NYSE:PDS)
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