Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB) started the day on September 28, 2020, with a price increase of 3.33% at $16.45. During the day, the stock rose to $16.8486 and sunk to $16.26 before settling in for the price of $15.92 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, SLB posted a 52-week range of $11.87-$41.14.
It was noted that the giant of the Energy sector posted annual sales growth of -7.50% over the last 5 years. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -29.90%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -576.90%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $1.39 billion, simultaneously with a float of $1.39 billion. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $23.84 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $18.83, while the 200-day Moving Average is $22.87.
It is quite fundamental to gauge the extent of the productivity of the business which is accounted for 105000 workers. It has generated 313,495 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was -96,543. The stock had 4.21 Receivables turnover and 0.52 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +12.80, operating margin was +8.91 and Pretax Margin of -31.65.
Schlumberger Limited (SLB) Ownership Facts and Figures
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are working with this stock of the Oil & Gas Equipment & Services Industry. Schlumberger Limited’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.10%, in contrast to 75.30% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Sep 14, this organization’s Chief Executive Officer bought 25,000 shares at the rate of 17.95, making the entire transaction reach 448,850 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 191,770. Preceding that transaction, on Aug 05, Company’s Director bought 15,000 for 19.46, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 291,875. This particular insider is now the holder of 50,131 in total.
Schlumberger Limited (SLB) Earnings and Revenue Records
In the latest quarterly report released, which was put into the public domain on 6/29/2020, the organization reported $0.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the three months, surpassing the consensus estimate (set at -$0.01) by $0.06. This company achieved a net margin of -30.80 while generating a return on equity of -33.83. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.13 per share during the current fiscal year.
Schlumberger Limited’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -576.90% and is forecasted to reach 0.65 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will decrease by -5.65% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the -29.90% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Schlumberger Limited (SLB). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 0.90. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.83. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.81. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 19.09.
In the same vein, SLB’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -15.77, a figure that is expected to reach 0.12 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 0.65 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Schlumberger Limited (SLB)
If we take a close look at the recent performances of Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB), its last 5-days Average volume was 13.1 million that shows plunge from its year to date volume of 16.19 million. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 13.46% While, its Average True Range was 0.87.
Raw Stochastic average of Schlumberger Limited (SLB) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 15.23%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 17.65% 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 54.14% that was lower than 56.13% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.