Drilling and Evaluation segment
In this article, we’ll discuss Halliburton’s 2016 value drivers. From 4Q15 to 4Q16, Halliburton’s Drilling and Evaluation (or D&E) segment’s revenue fell 22%. Halliburton makes up 0.19% of the iShares S&P 500 ETF (IVE).
However, on a quarter-over-quarter basis, the D&E segment registered a 5.8% revenue rise in 4Q16 due to higher onshore drilling activity in North America and increased earnings from consulting and project management activity in some parts of Africa.
Completion and Production segment
From 4Q15 to 4Q16, HAL’s Completion and Production (or C&P) segment’s revenue fell ~20%. However, on a quarter-over-quarter basis, the segment registered a 4% revenue rise in 4Q16 due to its better utilization of HAL’s products in North America and its higher completion tool sales in the Gulf of Mexico offshore market.