Ensco Plc (ESV) Upgraded at Piper Jaffray Companies


On October 17 the company was rated "Market Perform" by BMO Capital which is up from the previous "Underperform" rating.

Several other brokerages also recently issued reports on ESV. Tudor Pickering started coverage on shares of ENSCO PLC in a report on Thursday, March 23rd. Jefferies maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Wednesday, April 12 report. Clarkson Capital upgraded Ensco Plc from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $10.00 target price on the stock in a report on Tuesday, May 30th. BidaskClub upgraded ENSCO PLC from a "strong sell" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Wednesday, June 14th. Ensco has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $9.79.

ENSCO PLC (ESV) opened at 4.91 on Tuesday. Ensco Plc has a one year low of $4.75 and a one year high of $12.04. The share price has moved backward from its 20 days moving average -5.90% and negatively from its 50 days moving average -20.88%.

EBITDA stands at 1.1 Billion. Ensco Plc also saw some unusual options trading on Monday.

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The Relative Volume of the company is 1.05 and Average Volume (3 months) is 15.18 million. Next quarter's EPS is forecasted at $-0.05 and the next full year EPS is projected to be $-0.70. Presently, it has a Return on Equity (ROE) of 8.40% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 6.10%.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 11 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Ensco plc as 453.4 Million.

Investors wait ENSCO PLC (NYSE:ESV) to report on July, 26. its quarterly earnings Wall Street analysts expect $-0.07 EPS, down $0.58 or 113.73 % from last year's $0.51 same quarter earnings.

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The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, June 16th. Shareholders of record on Monday, June 5th were issued a dividend of $0.01 per share. This represents a $0.04 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.81%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, June 1st. A recommendation of 1 or 2 would represent a consensus Buy. The stock of ENSCO PLC (NYSE:ESV) has "Negative" rating given on Monday, March 28 by Susquehanna. If you are accessing this news story on another publication, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of US and global trademark & copyright laws. The correct version of this story can be accessed at https://www.baseball-news-blog.com/2017/07/12/ensco-plc-esv-position-boosted-by-amalgamated-bank.html. Commonwealth Comml Bank Of Aus stated it has 0.01% in ENSCO PLC (NYSE:ESV). The shares price has positioned -47.43% down over the past quarter while it has directed -57.08% toward a falling position throughout past six months. Blackrock Fund Advsr has 0.02% invested in ENSCO PLC (NYSE:ESV) for 13.01M shares. Selway Asset Management sold 79,950 shares as the company's stock declined 27.69% while stock markets rallied. ZWJ Investment Counsel Inc. raised its stake in Ensco Plc by 1.6% in the first quarter. ZWJ Investment Counsel Inc. now owns 11,635 shares of the offshore drilling services provider's stock worth $104,000 after buying an additional 180 shares in the last quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors boosted its position in ENSCO PLC by 3.0% in the first quarter. Norges Bank purchased a new position in ENSCO PLC during the fourth quarter worth approximately $50,907,000. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 819,148 shares of the offshore drilling services provider's stock valued at $7,962,000 after buying an additional 231,190 shares in the last quarter.

The total number of shares percentage held by insiders is about 0.46% while the number of Shares % held by institutions is 88.9%.

By having an overview of the Income statement for Ensco Plc (NYSE:ESV) the Revenue for the trailing twelve months is 2.43 Billion. Creative Planning has an ownership of 13,135 stocks of the offshore drilling services provider's shares valued at $118,000 after scooping up an extra 601 stocks in the previous period.

Diverting focus on other technical analysis indicators that are on noticeable point, the 52-week range indicator provide a potential profit target, you will see either buying or selling pressure around this key area as it translates to a company's ability to turn a profit on a year-over-year basis. The Floaters segment includes its drillships and semisubmersible rigs, and provides contract drilling.

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