News headlines about Oil States International (NYSE:OIS) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Oil States International earned a news impact score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the oil and gas company an impact score of 46.1149018841399 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the immediate future.
A number of research firms have commented on OIS. Royal Bank of Canada set a $29.00 target price on shares of Oil States International and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, December 21st. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a $29.00 target price on shares of Oil States International and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, December 21st. Deutsche Bank assumed coverage on shares of Oil States International in a research note on Tuesday, October 10th. They set a “hold” rating and a $26.00 target price on the stock. Cowen set a $24.00 price objective on shares of Oil States International and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, October 6th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Oil States International from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, September 20th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $30.82.
Shares of Oil States International (OIS) traded up $0.20 on Friday, reaching $28.30. 629,986 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 699,647. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.02, a quick ratio of 2.60 and a current ratio of 4.09. Oil States International has a twelve month low of $20.23 and a twelve month high of $41.25. The stock has a market cap of $1,445.82, a price-to-earnings ratio of -24.82 and a beta of 1.69.
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Oil States International Company Profile
Oil States International, Inc, through its subsidiaries, provides specialty products and services to oil and natural gas related companies throughout the world. The Company operates as a technology-focused energy services company. The Company operates through two segments: Offshore Products and Well Site Services.
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