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Will the Rig Count Affect Halliburton in 2Q17?
From March 31, 2017, until the week ending July 7, 2017, the US rig count rose 16% to 952. The increased US rig count could raise Halliburton’s 2Q17 revenues.
What Does Basic Energy Services’ Historical Valuation Suggest?
On March 31, 2017, Basic Energy Services’ (BAS) stock price had fallen 6% from December 30, 2016.
Will the Rig Count Impact Halliburton’s Earnings in 4Q17?
From September 29, 2017, until the week ending December 29, 2017, the US rig count fell 1% and finished at 929.
Why Is Basic Energy Services’ Stock Price Bearish?
On May 8, 2017, Basic Energy Services’ stock price was trading at $27.29, a fall of ~23% since the beginning of 2017. In this series, we’ll analyze why.
German Consumer Confidence: What to Expect in 2017
Consumer confidence in Germany rose more than expected in February 2017, reflecting the recent boost in its market performance
Wall Street Analysts’ Recommendations for TechnipFMC
In this article, we’ll look at Wall Street analysts’ recommendations for TechnipFMC (FTI) on November 9.
What Analysts Recommend for TechnipFMC after Q2 Earnings
As of July 25, the day TechnipFMC released its Q2 2018 earnings, approximately 67% of Wall Street analysts tracking TechnipFMC rated it a “buy” or some equivalent.
Analyzing Wall Street’s Targets for GPOR, KOS, IO, and BAS
To conclude our series on the biggest movers in the upstream and oilfield service sectors, we’ll now look at Wall Street’s recommendations for this week’s strongest and weakest stocks.
Oilfield Service Gainers: IO, RES, TTI, BAS, and AROC
In this part, we’ll analyze the top percentage gainers in the US oilfield service sector this week.
Superior Energy Services: Top Declining Stock in the OFS Industry
In the current week starting on March 26, 2018, Superior Energy Services (SPN) has the top losses in the oilfield services sector.
Basic Energy Services: Biggest Loss in the Oilfield Services Industry
In the current week starting on March 19, 2018, Basic Energy Services (BAS) was the top declining stock in the oilfield services sector.
What Wall Street Analysts Recommend for Halliburton
On February 15, 2018, approximately 92% of the Wall Street analysts tracking Halliburton rated it a “buy” or some equivalent.
Wall Street’s Forecasts for Baker Hughes after Its 4Q17 Earnings
In this article, we’ll look at Wall Street analysts’ forecasts for shares of Baker Hughes, a GE company (BHGE) following its 4Q17 earnings release.
The Top Declining Stock in Oilfield Services so Far This Week
So far this week (as of November 14), Superior Energy Services (SPN) has fallen from $9.45 to $8.31, which represents a ~12% decline.
A Look at Short Interest in Flotek Industries on October 16
Short interest in Flotek Industries (FTK) as a percentage of its float was 20.3% on October 16, 2017, compared to 22.8% on June 30, 2017.
Basic Energy Services’ Next-7-Day Stock Price Forecast
Since 2Q17 earnings were announced on July 27, Basic Energy Services’ implied volatility (or IV) has risen from 62% to the current level.
Basic Energy Services: The Only Declining Oilfield Services Stock
In the week starting September 11, Basic Energy Services (BAS) fell from $15.66 to $14.98—a decrease of ~4%.
What’s Affected National Oilwell Varco’s Margin in 2017
Upstream operators’ capex cut Between 2Q16 and 2Q17, 19 of the largest US energy exploration and production companies, in aggregate, slashed their capex by 8%. In general, lower upstream capex results in lower revenue and narrower operating margins for oilfield services and equipment companies. National Oilwell Varco’s earnings margin As shown in the graph above, National Oilwell […]
What Halliburton’s Margin Has to Do with Upstream Operators’ Capex
From 2Q16 to 2Q17, Halliburton’s (HAL) EBITDA margin (or EBITDA as a percentage of revenues) rose from 12% to 16%.
Could New Sanctions Impact Russia’s Manufacturing Activity?
Improvement in operating conditions in Russia In July 2017, operating conditions in Russia improved at the fastest pace since January 2017. The Russian PMI (purchasing managers’ index) increased to 52.7 from 50.3 in June 2017. New orders and output saw the strongest expansion, each reaching a six-month high. The surprising improvement in the manufacturing sector comes […]
What’s the Outlook for PTEN, BHGE, and BAS?
Since the beginning of 2017, Patterson-UTI Energy (PTEN) stock has returned -28% as of August 1.
How Upstream Operators’ Capex Cuts Could Affect Halliburton
From 1Q16 to 1Q17, Halliburton’s (HAL) EBITDA margin remained nearly unchanged at 13.7%.
Upstream Operators’ Capex and Oilfield Services’ Margins in 1Q17
From 4Q16 to 1Q17, National Oilwell Varco’s (NOV) EBITDA margin improved dramatically from -35% to 4.5%.
Will Upstream Operators’ Capex Affect NOV’s Margins in 2017?
In the past couple of years, some of the major US upstream and integrated companies have reduced their capital expenditures, following crude oil’s sharp price decline.
What Was the Short Interest in Basic Energy Services on May 8?
Short interest in Basic Energy Services (BAS) as a percentage of its float is 4.4% as of May 8 compared to 4.6% as of March 31, 2017.
What’s Basic Energy Services’ Stock Price Forecast?
On May 8, 2017, Basic Energy Services’ (BAS) implied volatility was ~57%.
Can Basic Energy Grow after Emerging from Bankruptcy?
On October 25, 2016, Basic Energy Services (BAS) filed for bankruptcy after a persistently weak performance in an energy market that was gripped by pricing weakness.
Analyzing Basic Energy Services’ Future Drivers
Basic Energy Services’ (BAS) management expects increased rig utilization and better pricing to result in a higher operating margin in 1Q17.
Germany’s Increased Manufacturing Activity and What It Means
Germany’s improved price competitiveness and its innovations in the manufacturing sectors positively impacted its exports in 2016.
Versum to Be Added to the S&P Mid-Cap 400
Versum Materials (VSM), a spin-off company of Air Products and Chemicals, will be added to the S&P MidCap 400 after the close of trading on September 26.
Sector Composition Changes in VEURX until 1Q16
The Vanguard European Stock Index Fund – Investor Shares’ (VEURX) assets were spread across a staggering 1,249 stocks as of March 2016. It was managing assets worth $19.0 billion.
The Importance of Specialty Chemicals in the Oil Industry
Specialty oilfield chemicals are used in the oil and gas industry to improve well performance by making exploration and production more efficient.
Weaker Euro Helped German Factory Orders Rebound in June
Factory orders in Germany rose by 2% in June, according to a Deutsche Bundesbank report dated August 6. So far, EWG has yielded 5.25% this year.
DuPont to grow advanced materials position
DuPont senior VP Matthew Trerotola noted that the company is “focused on a $50 billion portion of a $500 billion advanced materials market.”