National Oilwell Varco Inc. [NOV] has traded in a range of $7.70 to $25.81 in the last 1 year. As of this writing, the stock is at $11.94, down -2.13%. To check whether the stock’s short-term amount has a thrust, its good to check stock’s recent movement. Over the last week, NOV shares are 11.48% up with the monthly amount drift of 30.63% and seems well in a long time frame.
On 18, November 2020, NexTier and National Oilwell Varco Announce Agreement to Partner on Field Test of Electric Frac System. According to news published on Yahoo Finance, NexTier Oilfield Solutions Inc. (NYSE: NEX) (“NexTier”) and National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE: NOV) (“NOV”) today announced that the two companies recently entered into an agreement to collaboratively field test NOV’s electric fracturing system known as the Ideal™ eFrac fleet.
Analyst Birdseye View:
The most recent analyst activity for National Oilwell Varco Inc. [NYSE:NOV] stock was on October 02, 2020, when it was Initiated with an Underperform rating from BMO Capital Markets, which also raised its 12-month price target on the stock to $9. On July 29, 2020, Cowen Reiterated an Outperform rating and boosted its price target on this stock from $15 to $16. On May 14, 2020, Barclays Downgrade an Equal weight rating and decreased its price target from $14 to $8. On April 14, 2020, Cowen Upgrade an Outperform rating and increased its price target to $17. On April 07, 2020, CapitalOne Upgrade an Overweight rating. On April 06, 2020, Bernstein Upgrade an Outperform rating. Piper Sandler elevated its amount target by recapitulating a higher weight for this stock.
In the past 52 weeks of trading, this stock has oscillated between a low of $7.70 and a peak of $25.81. Right now, the middling Wall Street analyst 12-month amount mark is $12.00. At the most recent market close, shares of National Oilwell Varco Inc. [NYSE:NOV] were valued at $11.94. According to the average price forecast, investors can expect a potential return of -5.5%.
National Oilwell Varco Inc. [NYSE:NOV] most recently reported quarterly sales of 1.38 billion, which represented growth of -34.90%. This company’s Gross Margin is currently 12.40% and its Operating Margin is -35.10%.
Readers are usually of view to make a close observation to the indicators that support and make resistance before moving to any particular stock. As of now, the company’s stock is sitting at 11.70 points at 1st support level, the second support level is making up to 11.47. But as of 1st resistance point, this stock is sitting at 12.40 and at 12.87 for 2nd resistance point.
National Oilwell Varco Inc. [NOV] reported its earnings at $0.02 per share in the fiscal quarter closing of 9/29/2020. The Analysts for Wall Street were expecting to report its earnings at -$0.1/share signifying the difference of 0.12 and 120.00% surprise value. Comparing the previous quarter ending of 6/29/2020, the stated earnings were $0.02 calling estimates for -$0.13/share with the difference of 0.15 depicting the surprise of 115.40%.
Important Ratio’s To Watch
Meanwhile, turning our focus to liquidity, the Current Ratio for National Oilwell Varco Inc. [NYSE:NOV] is 2.90.
The most recent insider trade was by Bayardo Jose A, Senior VP and CFO, and it was the purchase of 8500.0 shares on Mar 18. Bayardo Jose A, the Senior VP and CFO, completed a purchase of 11500.0 shares on Mar 16. On Feb 21, Duff Scott K., VP Cntrlr Chf Acctg Offcr, completed a sale of 7134.0 shares.