Viking Fund Management Has Decreased Its Oil States Intl (OIS) Position; 6 Analysts Covering Precision Drilling (TSE:PD)

February 18, 2018 - By Michael Collier

Among 7 analysts covering Precision Drilling Corporation (TSE:PD), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 86% are positive. Precision Drilling Corporation had 43 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, September 8 by Raymond James. TD Securities maintained Precision Drilling Corporation (TSE:PD) on Wednesday, November 2 with “Buy” rating. Scotia Capital maintained Precision Drilling Corporation (TSE:PD) rating on Friday, February 10. Scotia Capital has “Underperform” rating and $7.50 target. As per Tuesday, November 8, the company rating was maintained by TD Securities. The firm earned “Sector Outperform” rating on Wednesday, August 19 by IBC. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Thursday, January 19. The stock of Precision Drilling Corporation (TSE:PD) has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, October 24 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Precision Drilling Corporation (TSE:PD) has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, February 10 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Scotia Capital on Friday, July 22 with “Underperform”. The stock of Precision Drilling Corporation (TSE:PD) has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, July 22 by RBC Capital Markets. See Precision Drilling Corporation (TSE:PD) latest ratings:

05/12/2017 Broker: Raymond James Rating: Strong Buy Old Target: $5.75 New Target: $5.50 Target Down
01/11/2017 Broker: Citigroup Rating: Old Target: $4.00 New Target: $4.25 Target Up
20/10/2017 Broker: IBC Rating: Old Target: $8.00 New Target: $7.00 Target Down
06/10/2017 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Outperform Old Target: $7.00 New Target: $6.00 Target Down

Viking Fund Management Llc decreased Oil States Intl (OIS) stake by 74.36% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Viking Fund Management Llc sold 290,000 shares as Oil States Intl (OIS)’s stock declined 15.33%. The Viking Fund Management Llc holds 100,000 shares with $2.54M value, down from 390,000 last quarter. Oil States Intl now has $1.40B valuation. The stock increased 1.30% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $27.3. About 1.19 million shares traded or 58.42% up from the average. Oil States International, Inc. (NYSE:OIS) has declined 1.92% since February 18, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.62% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.99 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.39, from 1.38 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 26 investors sold OIS shares while 52 reduced holdings. 17 funds opened positions while 60 raised stakes. 54.90 million shares or 1.01% less from 55.46 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Ahl Ptnrs Llp has 33,155 shares. Dimensional Fund LP stated it has 4.15M shares. First Quadrant LP Ca owns 0.03% invested in Oil States International, Inc. (NYSE:OIS) for 52,642 shares. Tiaa Cref Investment Management Lc reported 138,937 shares. Renaissance Tech Ltd Liability Com stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Oil States International, Inc. (NYSE:OIS). Hsbc Public Limited Company holds 12,750 shares. 22,262 are held by Voya Llc. Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) holds 1,100 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Tower Rech Limited Co (Trc) holds 2,401 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Channing Capital Mgmt Ltd owns 1.62 million shares. Ameriprise holds 210,216 shares. Highland Cap Ltd Partnership accumulated 10,650 shares. Clearbridge Ltd Com has 0% invested in Oil States International, Inc. (NYSE:OIS) for 319 shares. California State Teachers Retirement reported 81,168 shares stake. Meeder Asset Mgmt holds 0.06% in Oil States International, Inc. (NYSE:OIS) or 20,328 shares.

Analysts await Oil States International, Inc. (NYSE:OIS) to report earnings on February, 21. They expect $-0.23 earnings per share, down 15.00% or $0.03 from last year’s $-0.2 per share. After $-0.27 actual earnings per share reported by Oil States International, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -14.81% EPS growth.

Among 21 analysts covering Oil States (NYSE:OIS), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 43% are positive. Oil States had 70 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Loop Capital Markets on Wednesday, December 13 with “Buy”. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, August 3 report. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Market Perform” on Thursday, November 9. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Hold” rating and $30.0 target in Friday, September 1 report. The stock of Oil States International, Inc. (NYSE:OIS) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, January 18 by Suntrust Robinson. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, January 12 by Wells Fargo. The company was maintained on Tuesday, September 5 by BMO Capital Markets. On Friday, October 6 the stock rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Hold”. The stock of Oil States International, Inc. (NYSE:OIS) has “Sector Outperform” rating given on Friday, February 19 by Howard Weil. RBC Capital Markets maintained Oil States International, Inc. (NYSE:OIS) on Wednesday, July 29 with “Sector Perform” rating.

Viking Fund Management Llc increased Diamondback Ener (NASDAQ:FANG) stake by 13,000 shares to 220,000 valued at $21.55 million in 2017Q3. It also upped Us Silica Holdin (NYSE:SLCA) stake by 27,000 shares and now owns 685,000 shares. Oneok Inc (NYSE:OKE) was raised too.

The stock increased 1.90% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $4.3. About 3.12M shares traded. Precision Drilling Corporation (TSE:PD) has 0.00% since February 18, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

- Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.

By

Free Email Newsletter

Enter your email address below to get the latest news and analysts' ratings for your stocks with our FREE daily email newsletter:


>