Wall Street’s recommendations on Flotek Industries
Consensus rating for Flotek Industries
In December so far, 100% of the analysts tracking Flotek Industries have rated it a “buy” or some equivalent. In comparison, approximately 83% of analysts tracking Schlumberger (SLB) rated it a “buy.”
Analysts’ ratings change for FTK
Between September and December, the percentage of analysts recommending a “buy” or some equivalent for FTK has risen from 75% to 100%. A year ago, ~67% of the sell side analysts recommended a “buy” for FTK. Flotek Industries makes 0.06% of the iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF (IWO).
Analysts’ target prices for FTK and peers
Wall Street analysts’ median target price for FTK on December 20 was $17. FTK is currently trading at ~$9, implying a ~90% upside at its current median price. A year ago, analysts’ average target price for FTK was $12.63.
The median target price, surveyed among sell-side analysts, for Fairmount Santrol (FMSA) is $10.57. FMSA is currently trading at ~$10.40, implying a ~2% upside at its median price. The median target price among sell-side analysts for Patterson-UTI Energy (PTEN) is ~$25. PTEN is currently trading at ~$27, implying a ~7% downside at its median price. For more about the OFS (oilfield service) industry, read Market Realist’s The Oilfield Equipment and Services Industry: A Primer.