Superior Energy Services Company Profile (NYSE:SPN)

About Superior Energy Services (NYSE:SPN)

Superior Energy Services logoSuperior Energy Services, Inc. provides a range of services and products to the energy industry related to the exploration, development and production of oil and natural gas. The Company's segments include Drilling Products and Services, which rents and sells bottom hole assemblies, drill pipe, tubulars and specialized equipment for use with onshore and offshore oil and gas well drilling, production and workover activities; Onshore Completion and Workover Services, which provides pressure pumping services used to complete and stimulate production in new oil and gas wells, fluid handling services and well servicing rigs that provide a range of well completion and maintenance services; Production Services, which provides intervention services, such as coiled tubing, cased hole and mechanical wireline, hydraulic workover and snubbing, and remedial pumping services, and Technical Solutions, which provides services requiring specialized engineering, manufacturing or project planning.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Energy
  • Industry: Oil Related Services and Equipment
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
  • Symbol: NYSE:SPN
  • CUSIP: 86815710
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.36243 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 153,081,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $10.00
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $10.65
  • 52 Week Range: $7.91 - $19.39
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -13.41
  • P/E Growth: 0.19
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.55 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.87
  • Book Value: $7.60 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.16
  • EBITDA: ($16,520,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -13.20%
  • Return on Equity: -20.94%
  • Return on Assets: -7.47%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.11%
  • Current Ratio: 2.07%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.70%
  • Average Volume: 3.69 million shs.
  • Beta: 2.14
  • Short Ratio: 5.48

Frequently Asked Questions for Superior Energy Services (NYSE:SPN)

What is Superior Energy Services' stock symbol?

Superior Energy Services trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SPN."

How were Superior Energy Services' earnings last quarter?

Superior Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE:SPN) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July, 25th. The company reported ($0.41) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.48) by $0.07. The firm had revenue of $470.07 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $465.75 million. Superior Energy Services had a negative net margin of 13.20% and a negative return on equity of 20.94%. Superior Energy Services's quarterly revenue was up 31.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned ($3.09) earnings per share. View Superior Energy Services' Earnings History.

When will Superior Energy Services make its next earnings announcement?

Superior Energy Services is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October, 23rd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Superior Energy Services.

Where is Superior Energy Services' stock going? Where will Superior Energy Services' stock price be in 2017?

22 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Superior Energy Services' shares. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $27.00. On average, they anticipate Superior Energy Services' stock price to reach $15.72 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Superior Energy Services.

Who are some of Superior Energy Services' key competitors?

Who are Superior Energy Services' key executives?

Superior Energy Services' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Terence E. Hall, Chairman of the Board
  • David D. Dunlap, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Robert S. Taylor, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer
  • William B. Masters, Executive Vice President, General Counsel
  • Westervelt T. Ballard Jr., Executive Vice President
  • A. Patrick Bernard, Executive Vice President
  • Brian K. Moore, Executive Vice President - Corporate Services
  • James M. Funk Ph.D., Lead Independent Director
  • Harold J. Bouillion, Independent Director
  • Peter D. Kinnear, Independent Director

Who owns Superior Energy Services stock?

Superior Energy Services' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Hermes Investment Management Ltd. (0.94%), Shell Asset Management Co. (0.07%) and Private Asset Management Inc. (0.00%). Company insiders that own Superior Energy Services stock include Atul Sabharwal, Baris Karadogan and David D Dunlap. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Superior Energy Services.

Who sold Superior Energy Services stock? Who is selling Superior Energy Services stock?

Superior Energy Services' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Private Asset Management Inc. and Hermes Investment Management Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Superior Energy Services.

Who bought Superior Energy Services stock? Who is buying Superior Energy Services stock?

Superior Energy Services' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Shell Asset Management Co.. Company insiders that have bought Superior Energy Services stock in the last two years include Atul Sabharwal and David D Dunlap. View Insider Buying and Selling for Superior Energy Services.

How do I buy Superior Energy Services stock?

Shares of Superior Energy Services can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Superior Energy Services' stock price today?

One share of Superior Energy Services stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.85.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Superior Energy Services (NYSE SPN)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  543 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  391 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  934
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Superior Energy Services and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Superior Energy Services (NYSE:SPN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 14 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.36)
Consensus Price Target: $15.72 (77.65% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Superior Energy Services (NYSE:SPN)
Price Target History for Superior Energy Services (NYSE:SPN)
Analysts' Ratings History for Superior Energy Services (NYSE:SPN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/16/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$11.00N/AView Rating Details
10/16/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
10/13/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$10.00N/AView Rating Details
10/10/2017Deutsche Bank AGInitiated CoverageBuy$15.00N/AView Rating Details
10/7/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaSet Price TargetHold$14.00N/AView Rating Details
10/6/2017Cowen and CompanySet Price TargetBuy$14.00N/AView Rating Details
9/26/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
7/27/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetBuy$22.00HighView Rating Details
7/26/2017Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingNeutralHighView Rating Details
7/26/2017Barclays PLCSet Price TargetHold$11.00 -> $12.00LowView Rating Details
7/3/2017Loop CapitalReiterated RatingBuyHighView Rating Details
6/27/2017GuggenheimDowngradeBuy -> NeutralMediumView Rating Details
6/21/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightLowView Rating Details
4/29/2017InstinetReiterated RatingNeutral$15.00 -> $13.00LowView Rating Details
4/27/2017NomuraSet Price TargetHold$13.00LowView Rating Details
3/23/2017Tudor PickeringInitiated CoverageHoldMediumView Rating Details
1/18/2017SunTrust Banks, Inc.Initiated CoverageHold$20.00N/AView Rating Details
1/4/2017Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$15.00 -> $21.00N/AView Rating Details
12/28/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingNeutral$16.00N/AView Rating Details
12/13/2016GabelliInitiated CoverageBuy$27.00N/AView Rating Details
10/26/2016Howard WeilDowngradeFocus Stock -> Sector Outperform$25.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
10/25/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$22.00 -> $19.00N/AView Rating Details
7/27/2016Capital One Financial CorporationUpgradeEqual Weight -> Overweight$20.00N/AView Rating Details
7/27/2016Imperial CapitalLower Price TargetOutperform$23.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
7/15/2016MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutralN/AView Rating Details
7/15/2016StephensReiterated RatingTop PickN/AView Rating Details
5/3/2016Iberia CapitalBoost Price TargetOutperform$12.00 -> $19.00N/AView Rating Details
4/15/2016Clarkson CapitalReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
4/18/2016GMP SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
4/15/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$13.00N/AView Rating Details
3/31/2016SimmonsUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$8.00 -> $15.00N/AView Rating Details
3/14/2016Paradigm CapitalSet Price TargetBuyC$0.65N/AView Rating Details
3/1/2016KLR GroupLower Price TargetBuy$21.00 -> $14.00N/AView Rating Details
2/26/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncLower Price Target$15.00 -> $10.00N/AView Rating Details
2/26/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Lower Price TargetStrong-Buy$13.00 -> $11.50N/AView Rating Details
2/26/2016Evercore ISILower Price TargetBuy$17.00 -> $12.00N/AView Rating Details
1/21/2016Robert W. BairdLower Price Target$19.00 -> $13.00N/AView Rating Details
1/8/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Superior Energy Services (NYSE:SPN)
Earnings by Quarter for Superior Energy Services (NYSE:SPN)
Earnings History by Quarter for Superior Energy Services (NYSE SPN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/23/2017($0.36)N/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2017Q2 2017($0.48)($0.41)$465.75 million$470.07 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2017Q1 2017($0.61)($0.59)$388.26 million$400.94 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2017Q4 2016($0.77)($0.74)$339.08 million$354.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2016Q316($0.57)($0.73)$356.73 million$326.23 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2016Q216($0.58)($0.53)$367.73 million$356.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116($0.59)($0.49)$453.70 million$413.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/22/2016Q415($0.51)($0.41)$549.85 million$545.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q315($0.36)($0.46)$681.69 million$601.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215($0.31)($0.31)$757.51 million$710.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115($0.05)($0.01)$903.62 million$917.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2015Q414$0.49$0.48$1.19 billion$1.18 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$0.54$0.55$1.18 billion$1.21 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.41$0.50$1.15 billion$1.11 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.21$0.27$1.11 billion$1.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2014Q413$0.31$0.30$1.17 billion$1.13 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2013Q313$0.50$0.43$1.22 billion$1.19 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q2 2013$0.45$0.43$1.17 billion$1.16 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.40$0.40$1.14 billion$1.14 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2013Q4 2012$0.49$0.49$1.15 billion$1.18 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2012Q312$0.66$0.60$1.20 billion$1.18 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2012$0.82$0.83ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.59$0.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012$0.66$0.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2011$0.67$0.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.41$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011$0.19$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2011$0.43$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Superior Energy Services (NYSE:SPN)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($1.76)
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.79)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20174($0.63)($0.61)($0.62)
Q2 20174($0.57)($0.47)($0.50)
Q3 20174($0.36)($0.32)($0.34)
Q4 20174($0.34)($0.26)($0.29)
Q1 20184($0.35)($0.18)($0.25)
Q2 20184($0.30)($0.14)($0.21)
Q3 20184($0.26)($0.08)($0.18)
Q4 20184($0.28)($0.06)($0.16)
Q1 20191($0.27)($0.27)($0.27)
Q2 20191($0.21)($0.21)($0.21)
Q3 20191($0.11)($0.11)($0.11)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Superior Energy Services (NYSE:SPN)
Most Recent Dividend:2/23/2016
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:0.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
0.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
0.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Superior Energy Services (NYSE:SPN)

Dividend History by Quarter for Superior Energy Services (NYSE SPN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Superior Energy Services (NYSE:SPN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.91%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Superior Energy Services (NYSE:SPN)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Superior Energy Services (NYSE:SPN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Superior Energy Services (NYSE:SPN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/28/2017David D DunlapInsiderBuy45,000$12.26$551,700.00View SEC Filing  
6/7/2016Atul SabharwalDirectorBuy5,500$0.22$1,210.00
6/6/2016Atul SabharwalDirectorBuy10,000$0.21$2,100.00
11/4/2015Baris KaradoganInsiderSell348,500$0.45$156,825.00
4/6/2015Conrad SwansonDirectorSell15,000$0.79$11,850.00
2/26/2015A Patrick BernardInsiderSell37,500$22.09$828,375.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015Lynton G Cook IIIEVPSell28,029$22.18$621,683.22View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Danny R YoungEVPSell37,500$21.38$801,750.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Robert S TaylorCFOSell60,000$21.30$1,278,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/13/2015Harold J BouillionDirectorBuy10,000$17.61$176,100.00View SEC Filing  
1/12/2015Harold J BouillionDirectorBuy5,000$17.73$88,650.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2014Atul SabharwalDirectorSell20,000$0.45$9,000.00
8/26/2014Enoch L DawkinsDirectorSell20,000$35.67$713,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2014Harold BouillionDirectorSell7,474$32.75$244,773.50View SEC Filing  
5/14/2014Enoch DawkinsDirectorSell7,474$32.45$242,531.30View SEC Filing  
5/13/2014Terence HallDirectorSell94,000$32.08$3,015,520.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014Danny YoungEVPSell22,354$32.10$717,563.40View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014Robert TaylorCFOSell25,000$32.30$807,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014Robert TaylorCFOSell50,000$32.95$1,647,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014Terence HallDirectorSell46,000$32.81$1,509,260.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014Robert TaylorCFOSell35,000$32.89$1,151,150.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014Westervelt Ballard, Jr.EVPSell2,562$33.03$84,622.86View SEC Filing  
4/28/2014A Patrick BernardInsiderSell50,483$32.84$1,657,861.72View SEC Filing  
4/28/2014Gregory RosensteinEVPSell27,500$32.49$893,475.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Gregory RosensteinEVPSell10,000$28.20$282,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Terence HallDirectorSell75,000$29.08$2,181,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2012James M FunkDirectorBuy2,000$19.09$38,180.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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