Rowan Cos. Company Profile (NYSE:RDC)

About Rowan Cos.

Rowan Cos. logoRowan Companies plc is a provider of offshore contract drilling services to the international oil and gas industry. The Company operates through two segments: deepwater and jack-ups. Its deepwater segment consists of drillship operations. Its fleet consists of approximately 30 mobile offshore drilling units, including self-elevating jack-up rigs and ultra-deepwater drillships. Its drilling fleet consists of approximately four ultra-deepwater drillships; 20 high-specification cantilever jack-up rigs, including three N-Class rigs, four EXL class rigs, three 240C class rigs, four enhanced Super Gorilla class rigs, one Gorilla class rig, and four Tarzan Class rigs, and eight cantilever jack-up rigs, including two Gorilla class rigs and six 116-C class rigs. The Company's fleet operates across the world, including the United States Gulf of Mexico, the United Kingdom and Norwegian sectors of the North Sea, the Middle East and Trinidad.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Drilling
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: RDC
  • CUSIP: G7665A10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $13.35
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $13.35
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $16.03
  • 52-Week Range: $10.67 - $21.83
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 7.46
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -36.08
  • P/E Growth: -0.08
  • Market Cap: $1.67B
  • Outstanding Shares: 125,420,000
  • Beta: 1.61
  • Net Margins: 10.24%
  • Return on Equity: 9.22%
  • Return on Assets: 5.32%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.52%
  • Current Ratio: 4.36%
  • Quick Ratio: 4.36%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Rowan Cos. (NYSE:RDC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Sell Ratings, 17 Hold Ratings, 11 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.22)
Consensus Price Target: $17.85 (33.72% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Rowan Cos. (NYSE:RDC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/23/2016Credit Suisse Group AGDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$15.00 -> $13.00View Rating Details
9/22/2016Evercore ISIReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/19/2016Zephirin GroupUpgradeHold -> Buy$18.00View Rating Details
9/19/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/16/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Lower Price TargetOverweight$15.50 -> $14.15View Rating Details
9/14/2016ScotiabankInitiated CoverageSector Perform$17.00View Rating Details
9/14/2016Howard WeilInitiated CoverageSector Perform$17.00View Rating Details
8/25/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$20.00 -> $15.00View Rating Details
8/17/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$18.00View Rating Details
8/16/2016NomuraSet Price TargetHold$14.00View Rating Details
8/13/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingSector Perform$22.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
8/12/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetSector Perform$22.00 -> $16.00View Rating Details
8/3/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHold$16.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
8/3/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Set Price TargetBuy$19.00View Rating Details
7/26/2016Raymond James Financial Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
7/12/2016StephensUpgradeEqual Weight -> Overweight$18.00 -> $23.00View Rating Details
7/5/2016Iberia CapitalDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$19.00View Rating Details
6/13/2016Johnson RiceUpgradeAccumulate -> BuyView Rating Details
6/13/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingUnderperformView Rating Details
4/11/2016Clarkson CapitalReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
3/28/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual Weight$13.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details
3/21/2016Cowen and CompanyLower Price Target$16.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
3/14/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$12.00 -> $19.00View Rating Details
3/9/2016Fearnley FondsReiterated RatingAccumulate -> ReduceView Rating Details
2/29/2016SusquehannaBoost Price Target$13.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
2/29/2016KLR GroupLower Price TargetBuy$21.00 -> $17.00View Rating Details
1/28/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight -> Equal Weight$20.00 -> $17.00View Rating Details
1/21/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$13.75 -> $13.00View Rating Details
12/28/2015Imperial CapitalDowngradeSellView Rating Details
12/22/2015Credit Agricole SADowngradeOutperform -> UnderperformView Rating Details
11/30/2015GuggenheimUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$24.00View Rating Details
11/4/2015Societe GeneraleBoost Price TargetHold$20.00 -> $22.00View Rating Details
10/8/2015KeyCorpInitiated CoverageSector WeightView Rating Details
9/9/2015Tudor PickeringDowngradeAccumulate -> HoldView Rating Details
2/23/2015Capital One Financial Corp.DowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightView Rating Details
2/18/2015BMO Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageMarket Perform$25.00View Rating Details
2/4/2015Nordea Equity ResearchDowngradeHold -> Sell$23.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details
10/21/2014RS PlatouUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/28/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Rowan Cos. (NYSE:RDC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/2/2016Q216$0.81$0.75$470.98 million$611.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.72$0.98$492.85 million$500.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2016Q415$0.74$0.95$530.16 million$535.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$0.52$0.89$520.09 million$545.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.55$0.70$507.16 million$508.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$0.70$0.99$533.08 million$547.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2015Q414$0.89$0.89$529.90 million$556.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.54$0.63$465.30 million$467.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.24$0.33$416.20 million$422.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2014Q114$0.21$0.28$375.53 million$377.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q4$0.41$0.42$389.21 million$393.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313$0.43$0.42$382.90 million$382.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q2 2013$0.56$0.57$399.84 million$408.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2013Q1 2013$0.53$0.55$386.49 million$394.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/28/2013Q4 2012$0.48$0.57$356.28 million$354.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2012$0.48$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.51$0.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2012$0.35$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2012$0.32$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.39$1.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$0.34$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011$0.29$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2011$0.29$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Rowan Cos. (NYSE:RDC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.68 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.37 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 201611$0.53$0.75$0.68
Q2 20167$0.56$0.76$0.66
Q3 20167($0.16)$0.62$0.09
Q4 20167($0.15)$0.74$0.17
Q1 20174($0.16)$0.34$0.07
Q2 20174($0.22)$0.09($0.09)
Q3 20174($0.22)($0.05)($0.16)
Q4 20174($0.16)$0.25($0.02)
Q1 20181($0.09)($0.09)($0.09)
Q2 20181($0.16)($0.16)($0.16)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Rowan Cos. (NYSE:RDC)
Annual Dividend:$0.10
Dividend Yield:0.75%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:5.65% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
5.95% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
-27.03% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Rowan Cos. (NYSE:RDC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Rowan Cos. (NYSE:RDC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.97%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/19/2015Tore I SandvoldDirectorBuy5,000$22.29$111,450.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014Frankie Derek NecaiseSVPSell4,360$31.96$139,345.60View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014John L BuvensVPSell55,000$31.96$1,757,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Mark A KellerVPSell49,000$32.20$1,577,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2014Suzanne NimocksDirectorBuy1,200$32.77$39,324.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Thomas HixDirectorBuy5,000$32.76$163,800.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Rowan Cos. (NYSE:RDC)
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