Schlumberger NV (SLB) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages


The stock was bought at an average price of $66.78 per share, for a total transaction of $186,984.00. Schlumberger Ltd now has $96.25 billion valuation. (ITRI) stock confirmed the flow of -0.52% with the final price of $75.85. The daily trading volume has averaged 6.76 million shares a day in past 3 months. Lazard World Dividend & Income Fund, Inc (LOR) has risen 23.02% since September 23, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.77% the S&P500. Wall Street experts also assign a $78.19 price target on Schlumberger Limited, pointing towards a 14.83% rally from current levels. (NYSE:SLB) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, July 21st. Wealth Architects LLC raised its holdings in shares of Schlumberger 0.3% during the first quarter. The stock rose 0.76% or $0.52 reaching $68.61. About 402,143 shares traded. It has underperformed by 20.00% the S&P500. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 6th will be given a dividend of $0.50 per share. Its up 0.25, from 1.04 in 2017Q1. It turned negative, as 99 investors sold SLB shares while 590 reduced holdings.

Several other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Bray Capital Advisors now owns 40,525 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $2,668,000 after buying an additional 612 shares during the last quarter.

Wedgewood Partners Inc, which manages about $5.30 billion and $3.27B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Visa (NYSE:V) by 639,178 shares to 2.23M shares, valued at $208.92 million in 2017Q2, according to the filing. Jupiter Asset Mngmt Limited has 38,809 shares for 0.09% of their portfolio. (NYSE:SLB) shares were sold by Floridia Aaron Gatt. Eastern Fincl Bank reported 42,664 shares. (NYSE:SLB). Virginia-based Inv Mgmt Of Virginia Limited has invested 1.72% in Schlumberger Limited. Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB)'s short interest is 21.65 million shares, or % of the float. Baystate Wealth Management LLC now owns 2,402 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $191,000 after purchasing an additional 520 shares during the last quarter. The Pax World Management Llc holds 238,377 shares with $15.70M value, down from 303,377 last quarter. First Interstate Bankshares stated it has 1.01% of its portfolio in Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB) on Tuesday, May 30. The New York-based Goldman Sachs Group Inc has invested 0.13% in Schlumberger Limited.

Cadence Bank Na decreased Schlumberger Ltd (SLB) stake by 41.02% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Fastenal had 42 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Schlumberger N.V. provides technology for reservoir characterization, drilling, production and processing to the gas and oil industry. The company has a market cap of $95.26 billion, a P/E ratio of 541.73 and a beta of 1.03. The Company's divisions include Automotive, Energy, Metals, Railcar, Gaming, Food Packaging, Mining, Real Estate and Home Fashion.

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Another critical number in evaluating a stock is P/E or Price to Earnings ratio. The Reservoir Characterization Group consists of the principal technologies involved in finding and defining hydrocarbon resources. Schlumberger Limited's PEG is 11.74. On Thursday, January 19 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Hold". Therefore 79% are positive. About 895,840 shares traded or 122.67% up from the average. iShares Barclays 1-3 Year Credit Bond Fd (NASDAQ:CSJ) has declined 0.03% since September 23, 2016 and is downtrending. Finally, BidaskClub upgraded Schlumberger N.V. from a "strong sell" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 2nd. BMO Capital Markets maintained it with "Buy" rating and $74.0 target in Tuesday, September 5 report. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, March 29 by Citigroup. (NYSE:SLB) has "Overweight" rating given on Monday, April 25 by Morgan Stanley. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Monday, April 25 by Jefferies. Oppenheimer maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $100 target in Thursday, October 1 report. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $85.80. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, September 1 report. Roof Eidam And Maycock Adv stated it has 0.27% in Schlumberger Limited. A statistical measure of the dispersion of returns (volatility) for SLB producing salvation in Investors mouth, it has week volatility of 1.31% and for the month booked as 1.44%. CURRIE PETER L S also bought $250,203 worth of Schlumberger Limited. SANDVOLD TORE I had sold 5,000 shares worth $349,100 on Wednesday, June 7.

Quite a few brokerage firms quite recently weighed in on the share.

07/24/2017 - Schlumberger N.V. had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.29 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.02, from 1.01 in 2017Q1. 97 funds opened positions while 651 raised stakes. Bank & Trust Of Hawaii invested 0.09% in Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST). Us Bankshares De accumulated 2,116 shares or 0% of the stock. 284,420 were reported by Callahan Advsrs Limited Liability Corporation. Investment Prns Oh Adv holds 5,367 shares or 0.32% of its portfolio. 82,710 are owned by Cedar Hill Ltd Liability Corporation. The Texas-based United Automobile Association has invested 0.02% in Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST). MCF Advisors has an ownership of 1,617 stocks of the oil and gas firms shares valued $126,000 following purchasing an extra 915 stocks in the previous period. Kynikos Assocs Ltd Partnership holds 45,294 shares. Finally, Argus began coverage on shares of Schlumberger a report on Monday, August 21st.

Since May 25, 2017, it had 1 insider purchase, and 0 selling transactions for $43,760 activity. The average analysts gave this company a mean recommendation of 2.10. Mufg Americas Corporation accumulated 24,355 shares.

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Analysts await Medley Capital Corp (NYSE:MCC) to report earnings on December, 14.

The share price of Schlumberger N.V. (NYSE:SLB) was up +0.70% during the last trading session, with a day high of 68.50.

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