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NYSE:PKD - PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $ Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.18 (+0.99 %)
(As of 01/24/2020 06:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $18.28
50-Day Range
MA: $19.78
52-Week Range
Now: $18.28
Volume17,921 shs
Average Volume38,508 shs
Market Capitalization$275.02 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Parker Drilling Company provides contract drilling and drilling-related services, and rental tools and services to the energy industry. It operates through two business lines, Drilling Services and Rental Tools Services. The Drilling Services business line drills oil, natural gas, and geothermal wells with company-owned rigs and customer-owned rigs; and operates barge rigs for drilling oil and natural gas in the shallow waters in and along the inland waterways and coasts of Louisiana, Alabama, and Texas. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Drilling oil & gas wells
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Drilling



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$480.82 million


Net Income$-165,700,000.00


Market Cap$275.02 million
Next Earnings Date2/4/2020 (Estimated)

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PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $ (NYSE:PKD) Frequently Asked Questions

What is PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $'s stock symbol?

PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $ trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PKD."

When did PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $'s stock split? How did PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $'s stock split work?

Shares of PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $ reverse split on the morning of Friday, July 27th 2018. The 1-15 reverse split was announced on Thursday, July 12th 2018. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the market closes on Thursday, July 26th 2018. An investor that had 100 shares of PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $ stock prior to the reverse split would have 7 shares after the split.

How were PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $'s earnings last quarter?

PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $ (NYSE:PKD) released its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 5th. The oil and gas company reported $0.27 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.02 by $0.25. The oil and gas company had revenue of $160.08 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $150.20 million. PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $ had a negative return on equity of 42.51% and a negative net margin of 20.69%. View PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $'s Earnings History.

When is PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $'s next earnings date?

PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $ is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 4th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $.

What price target have analysts set for PKD?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $'s stock. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $30.00. On average, they expect PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $'s stock price to reach $30.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 64.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $ in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $.

Has PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $ been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about PKD stock has been trending neutral on Friday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $ earned a daily sentiment score of 0.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $.

Are investors shorting PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $?

PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $ saw a decrease in short interest in the month of December. As of December 13th, there was short interest totalling 78,600 shares, a decrease of 9.9% from the November 28th total of 87,200 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 26,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.0 days. Approximately 0.5% of the company's stock are sold short. View PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $'s Current Options Chain.

Who are some of PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $'s key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $ own?

Who are PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $'s key executives?

PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $'s management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Gary G. Rich, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Michael W. Sumruld, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 48)
  • Mr. Jon-Al Duplantier, Pres of Rental Tools & Well Services (Age 52)
  • Mr. Bryan Ray Collins, Pres of Drilling Operations (Age 52)
  • Mr. Nathaniel C. Dockray, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 39)

How do I buy shares of PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $?

Shares of PKD 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 PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $'s stock price today?

One share of PKD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.28.

How big of a company is PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $?

PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $ has a market capitalization of $275.02 million and generates $480.82 million in revenue each year. PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $ employs 2,425 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $.

What is PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $'s official website?

The official website for PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $ is http://www.parkerdrilling.com/.

How can I contact PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $?

PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $'s mailing address is 5 GREENWAY PLAZA SUITE 100, HOUSTON TX, 77046. The oil and gas company can be reached via phone at 281-406-2000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $ (NYSE PKD)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  271 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  351 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  622
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about PARKER DRILLING/SH PAR $ and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PKD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PKD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/24/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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