Baker Hughes Company [BKR] shares are up more than 0.76% this year and recently increased 0.02% or $0.4 to settle at $22.42. Analysts expect BKR to grow earnings at a 5.03% annual rate over the next 5 years. BKR has a short ratio of 3.80. This implies that the market is currently less bullish on the outlook for BKR.
On 8, December 2020, Aramco and Baker Hughes commence construction on non-metallics joint venture in Saudi Arabia. According to news published on Yahoo Finance, Newly formed company will be called Novel Non-Metallic Solutions Manufacturing (Novel) .
Analyst Birdseye View:
The most recent analyst activity for Baker Hughes Company [NYSE:BKR] stock was on October 02, 2020, when it was Initiated with a Market perform rating from BMO Capital Markets, which also raised its 12-month price target on the stock to $16. Before that, on October 12, 2020, Exane BNP Paribas Recapitulated an Outperform rating and elevated its amount target to $18. On July 16, 2020, Scotiabank Downgrade a Sector perform rating. On June 19, 2020, Cowen Reiterated an Outperform rating and increased its price target from $19 to $21. On May 29, 2020, Northland Capital Initiated a Market perform rating and increased its price target to $17. On March 31, 2020, Argus Downgrade a Hold rating. On March 26, 2020, Tudor Pickering Upgrade a Buy rating and boosted its target amount on this stock to $20. On March 10, 2020, JP Morgan Upgrade an Overweight rating and amplified its amount target to $18.
In the past 52 weeks of trading, this stock has oscillated between a low of $9.12 and a peak of $25.99. Right now, according to Wall Street analyst the average 12-month amount target is $21.35. At the most recent market close, shares of Baker Hughes Company [NYSE:BKR] were valued at $22.42. According to the average price forecast, investors can expect a potential return of -1.46%.
Baker Hughes Company [NYSE:BKR] most recently reported quarterly sales of 5.05 billion, which represented growth of -14.20%. This publicly-traded organization’s revenue is $350,559 per employee, while its income is $1,882 per employee. This company’s Gross Margin is currently 16.10%, its Pretax Margin is +3.16, and its Net Margin is +0.54. Continuing to look at profitability, this corporation’s Return on Assets, Equity, Whole Principal & invested Principal is sitting at 0.24, 0.65, 3.86 and 0.49 respectively.
If looking now at the Principal structure of this organization, it shows its whole liability to the whole Principal at 25.39 and the whole liability to whole assets at 13.99. It shows enduring liability to the whole principal at 23.62 and enduring liability to assets at 0.13 while looking for an extended time period.
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 21.79 points at 1st support level, the second support level is making up to 21.17. But as of 1st resistance point, this stock is sitting at 22.76 and at 23.11 for 2nd resistance point.
Baker Hughes Company [BKR] reported its earnings at $0.04 per share in the fiscal quarter closing of 9/29/2020. The Analysts for Wall Street were expecting to report its earnings at $0.04/share signifying the difference of 0 and 0.00% surprise value.
Important Ratio’s To Watch
Meanwhile, turning our focus to liquidity, the Current Ratio for Baker Hughes Company [NYSE:BKR] is 1.40. Likewise, the Quick ratio is also the same, showing Cash ratio at 0.32. Now if looking for a valuation of this stock’s amount to sales ratio it’s 0.60 and it’s amount to book ratio is 0.76.
The most recent insider trade was by GENERAL ELECTRIC CO, Director, and it was the sale of 27.99 million shares on Oct 22. Simonelli Lorenzo, the Chairman, President and CEO, completed a purchase of 71275.0 shares on Sep 02. On Feb 26, Beattie William G, Director, completed a purchase of 5000.0 shares.