Hot Performer of the day: Precision Drilling Corporation (NYSE:PDS)


Precision Drilling Corporation (NYSE:PDS) currently has a “Hold” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Sell” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Hold” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Sell” Signal.

Precision Drilling Corporation (NYSE:PDS) gained 4.91 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $3.42. The stock traded with the average Volume of 2.96 Million at the end of last session.

Precision Drilling Corporation (NYSE:PDS) has the Market Capitalization of 1.04 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $5.71 and 52-Week Low of $2.26 and it touched its 52-week high on 02/16/17 and 52-Week Low on 10/26/17.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $-0.07/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $-0.1/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.03/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 30 Percent.

Several analysts are forecasting growth estimate of Precision Drilling Corporation for the current quarter to be 12.5%. Their projections for the Next Quarter growth is 42.9 percent. While for the Next 5 years, the company could expect a growth of -24.61% per annum, whereas in the past Five years Precision Drilling Corporation (NYSE:PDS) showed a growth of -11.12 Percent per annum.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 6 analysts rated Precision Drilling Corporation (NYSE:PDS) as Buy, 2 analysts given Outperform signal, 4 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -4.87% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 6.21% and 10.48% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of -2.6%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -5.6%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is -0.1%.

Precision Drilling Corporation (NYSE:PDS) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 7.83% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 6.32% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Precision Drilling Corporation currently has a Weekly performance of -1.72%, monthly performance percentage is -3.39 percent, Quarterly performance is 12.5 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 23.47% and Yearly Performance is -39.89 percent.

Company Profile:

Precision Drilling Corporation is an oilfield services company. The Company provides contract drilling, well servicing and strategic support services to the oil and gas industry in North America and internationally. It provides land drilling, directional drilling, turnkey drilling, camp and catering services, procures and distributes oilfield supplies. It also offers service rigs for well completion and workover services, snubbing services and wastewater treatment services, tubulars, well control equipment, wellsite accommodations. Precision Drilling Corporation is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.