NYSE:WFT - Weatherford International Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $0.9658 -0.05 (-4.92 %) (As of 11/13/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$1.02Today's Range$0.9657 - $1.1352-Week Range$0.97 - $4.41Volume25.22 million shsAverage Volume20.34 million shsMarket Capitalization$1.13 billionP/E Ratio-0.83Dividend YieldN/ABeta2.84 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Weatherford International plc operates as a multinational oilfield service company worldwide. It offers equipment and services used in the drilling, evaluation, completion, production, and intervention of oil and natural gas wells. The company operates in two segments, Western Hemisphere and Eastern Hemisphere. It offers artificial-lift systems, including reciprocating rod, progressing cavity pumping, gas, hydraulic, plunger, and hybrid lift systems, as well as related automation and control systems; pressure pumping and reservoir stimulation services, such as acidizing, fracturing and fluid systems, cementing, and coiled-tubing intervention; and drill stem test tools, and surface well testing and multiphase flow measurement services. The company also provides safety, down hole reservoir monitoring, flow control, and multistage fracturing systems; sand-control technologies, and production and isolation packers for maximum production with minimal cost; liner hangers to suspend a casing string in high-temperature and high-pressure wells; cementing products, including plugs, float and stage equipment, and torque-and-drag reduction technology to operators for zonal isolation; and pre-job planning and installation services. In addition, it offers directional, and logging and measurement while drilling systems; rotary-steerable systems; high-temperature and high-pressure sensors, drilling reamers, and circulation subs; managed pressure drilling, conventional mud-logging, drilling instrumentation, gas analysis, well site consultancy, open hole and cased-hole logging services; reservoir solutions and software products; and remediation services. Further, the company provides equipment and drilling tools; tubular handling, management, and connection services; equipment rental services; and onshore contract drilling and related services, as well as operates a fleet of land drilling and work over rigs. The company was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in Baar, Switzerland. Receive WFT News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for WFT and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Oil & gas field machinery Sub-IndustryN/A SectorOils/Energy Current SymbolNYSE:WFT Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.weatherford.com Phone41-22-816-1500 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio1.62 Quick Ratio1.15 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-0.83 Forward P/E Ratio-1.69 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$5.70 billion Price / Sales0.17 Cash FlowN/A Price / CashN/A Book Value($0.58) per share Price / Book-1.67 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.16) Net Income$-2,813,000,000.00 Net Margins-45.58% Return on Equity-283.53% Return on Assets-8.41% Miscellaneous Employees29,200 Outstanding Shares1,000,920,000Market Cap$1.13 billion OptionableOptionable Weatherford International (NYSE:WFT) Frequently Asked Questions What is Weatherford International's stock symbol? Weatherford International trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WFT." How were Weatherford International's earnings last quarter? Weatherford International plc (NYSE:WFT) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, October, 29th. The oil and gas company reported ($0.10) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.13) by $0.03. The oil and gas company had revenue of $1.44 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.52 billion. Weatherford International had a negative return on equity of 283.53% and a negative net margin of 45.58%. The company's revenue was down 1.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned ($0.22) earnings per share. View Weatherford International's Earnings History. When is Weatherford International's next earnings date? Weatherford International is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Weatherford International. What price target have analysts set for WFT? 20 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Weatherford International's shares. Their predictions range from $1.00 to $7.00. On average, they expect Weatherford International's share price to reach $3.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 262.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Weatherford International. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Weatherford International? 20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Weatherford International in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Weatherford International. Has Weatherford International been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about WFT stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Weatherford International earned a media sentiment score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. Are investors shorting Weatherford International? Weatherford International saw a increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 121,724,647 shares, an increase of 17.3% from the October 15th total of 103,800,177 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 30,023,567 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.1 days. Approximately 12.3% of the company's shares are sold short. View Weatherford International's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Weatherford International's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Weatherford International include Cactus (WHD), NOW (DNOW), Dril-Quip (DRQ), Oil States International (OIS), Forum Energy Technologies (FET), Newpark Resources (NR), Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure (SOI), QS Energy (QSEP), Deep Down (DPDW) and Freestone Resources (FSNR). Who are Weatherford International's key executives? Weatherford International's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Mark A. McCollum, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 59)Mr. Christoph Bausch, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54)Mr. Karl Blanchard, Exec. VP & COO (Age 58)Mr. Douglas M. Mills, VP & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 44)Ms. Christina M. Ibrahim, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Company Sec. (Age 50) Who are Weatherford International's major shareholders? Weatherford International's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (3.46%), Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management LP (2.33%), Schneider Capital Management Corp (1.41%), FMR LLC (1.25%), Poplar Forest Capital LLC (0.98%) and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (0.80%). Company insiders that own Weatherford International stock include Angela A Minas, Douglas M Mills and William E Macaulay. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Weatherford International. Which major investors are selling Weatherford International stock? WFT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Bank of Montreal Can, Mitchell Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Virtu Financial LLC. Company insiders that have sold Weatherford International company stock in the last year include Douglas M Mills and William E Macaulay. View Insider Buying and Selling for Weatherford International. Which major investors are buying Weatherford International stock? WFT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Poplar Forest Capital LLC, Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management LP, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Prescott Group Capital Management L.L.C., Schneider Capital Management Corp, Oarsman Capital Inc., First Trust Advisors LP and Channing Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Weatherford International. How do I buy shares of Weatherford International? Shares of WFT 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Weatherford International's stock price today? One share of WFT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.9658. How big of a company is Weatherford International? Weatherford International has a market capitalization of $1.13 billion and generates $5.70 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $-2,813,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.16) on an earnings per share basis. Weatherford International employs 29,200 workers across the globe. What is Weatherford International's official website? The official website for Weatherford International is http://www.weatherford.com. How can I contact Weatherford International? Weatherford International's mailing address is WESTSTRASSE 1 6340, BAAR V8, CH 6340. The oil and gas company can be reached via phone at 41-22-816-1500 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Weatherford International (NYSE WFT)Community Ranking: 2.8 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 741 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 589 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,330MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Weatherford International and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WFT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WFT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 11/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why do companies engage in swaps?