Independence Contract Drilling Inc. (NYSE: ICD) open the trading on July 14, 2020, with great promise as it jumped 27.37% to $3.63. During the day, the stock rose to $3.80 and sunk to $2.82 before settling in for the price of $2.85 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, ICD posted a 52-week range of $1.08-$37.80.
The Energy Sector giants’ yearly sales growth during the last 5-year period was 23.70%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 13.40%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -91.70%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $3.75 million, simultaneously with a float of $3.51 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $13.72 million. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $5.20, while the 200-day Moving Average is $11.17.
While finding the extent of efficiency of the company that is accounted for 650 employees. It has generated 313,234 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -93,520. The stock had 5.23 Receivables turnover and 0.35 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +6.54, operating margin was -1.34 and Pretax Margin of -29.92.
Independence Contract Drilling Inc. (ICD) Ownership Facts and Figures
Sometimes it helps to make our mind if we keep our tabs on how bigger investors are working with the stock of the Oil & Gas Drilling industry. Independence Contract Drilling Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 3.60%, in contrast to 63.20% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Mar 12, this organization’s President & CEO sold 1,000 shares at the rate of 3.09, making the entire transaction reach 3,089 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 25,576. Preceding that transaction, on Oct 18, Company’s President & CEO bought 5,000 for 0.83, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 4,150. This particular insider is now the holder of 493,710 in total.
Independence Contract Drilling Inc. (ICD) Earnings and Revenue Records
So, what does the last quarter earnings report of the company that was made public on 3/30/2020 suggests? It has posted -$2.82 earnings per share (EPS) beating the forecaster’s viewpoint (set at -$2.88) by $0.06. This company achieved a net margin of -29.86 while generating a return on equity of -16.81. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of -3.68 per share during the current fiscal year.
Independence Contract Drilling Inc.’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -91.70% and is forecasted to reach -13.19 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 7.00% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 13.40% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Independence Contract Drilling Inc. (NYSE: ICD) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Independence Contract Drilling Inc. (ICD). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.30. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.51. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.08.
In the same vein, ICD’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -23.05, a figure that is expected to reach -3.47 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be -13.19 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Independence Contract Drilling Inc. (ICD)
[Independence Contract Drilling Inc., ICD] recent stats showed that its last 5-days Average volume was poorer than the volume it posted in the year-ago period. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 27.37% While, its Average True Range was 0.43.
Raw Stochastic average of Independence Contract Drilling Inc. (ICD) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 19.16%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 63.08% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 131.20% that was lower than 304.63% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.