NYSE:WFT - Weatherford International Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$2.37 -0.11 (-4.44 %)
(As of 09/18/2018 09:26 AM ET)
Previous Close$2.48
Today's Range$2.37 - $2.49
52-Week Range$2.07 - $4.72
Volume11.86 million shs
Average Volume18.92 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.47 billion
P/E Ratio-2.04
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.42
Weatherford International logoWeatherford 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Oil & gas field machinery
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorOils/Energy
SymbolNYSE:WFT
CUSIPN/A
Phone41-22-816-1500

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio-5.82
Current Ratio1.68
Quick Ratio1.16

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-2.04
Forward P/E Ratio-4.23
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.70 billion
Price / Sales0.41
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value($0.58) per share
Price / Book-4.09

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.16)
Net Income$-2,813,000,000.00
Net Margins-46.44%
Return on Equity-283.53%
Return on Assets-8.92%

Miscellaneous

Employees29,200
Outstanding Shares997,080,000
Market Cap$2.47 billion

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) released its earnings results on Friday, July, 27th. The oil and gas company reported ($0.16) EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.18) by $0.02. The oil and gas company had revenue of $1.45 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.47 billion. Weatherford International had a negative return on equity of 283.53% and a negative net margin of 46.44%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 6.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted ($0.28) 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 Monday, October, 29th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Weatherford International.

What price target have analysts set for WFT?

21 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Weatherford International's stock. Their forecasts range from $2.00 to $7.00. On average, they anticipate Weatherford International's share price to reach $4.5706 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 92.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Weatherford International.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Weatherford International?

21 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Weatherford International in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 15 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Weatherford International.

Are investors shorting Weatherford International?

Weatherford International saw a increase in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 108,669,995 shares, an increase of 0.8% from the August 15th total of 109,587,130 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 16,335,186 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 6.7 days. Approximately 11.0% of the company's stock are sold short. View Weatherford International's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Weatherford International's key competitors?

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)

Has Weatherford International been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about WFT stock have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Weatherford International earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the oil and gas company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Weatherford International.

Who are Weatherford International's major shareholders?

Weatherford International's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (3.28%), Scopia Capital Management LP (2.68%), Van ECK Associates Corp (2.54%), Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management LP (2.15%), OppenheimerFunds Inc. (1.93%) and FMR LLC (1.25%). Company insiders that own Weatherford International stock include 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 Scopia Capital Management LP, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Gabelli Funds LLC, SCP Investment LP, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL and Comerica Bank. 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 FMR LLC, Sandia Holdings LLC, Luminus Management LLC, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management LP, BlueMountain Capital Management LLC, Sustainable Insight Capital Management LLC and Legal & General Group Plc. 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 $2.37.

How big of a company is Weatherford International?

Weatherford International has a market capitalization of $2.47 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.

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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  732 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  570 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,302
MarketBeat'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 9/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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