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How to buy Parker Drilling Company stock | $0.039

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Parker Drilling Company is an other business based in the US. Parker Drilling Company shares (PKD) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Parker Drilling Company employs 2,425 staff and has a market cap (total outstanding shares value) of USD$215.6 million.

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  3. Search for Parker Drilling Company. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: PKD. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
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  5. Decide on how many to buy. At last close price of USD$0.039, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimize risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Parker Drilling Company, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Parker Drilling Company. Optimize your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

Parker Drilling Company share price

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Parker Drilling Company shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-10-15.
Latest market closeUSD$0.039
52-week rangeUSD$0.018 - USD$0.08
50-day moving average USD$7.01
200-day moving average USD$7.505
Wall St. target priceUSD$20
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$-18.606

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Parker Drilling Company price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $0.039 from 2020-12-09

1 week (2021-01-07) -2.50%
1 month (2020-12-14) -9.30%
3 months (2020-10-15) 50.00%
6 months (2020-07-15) 95.00%
1 year (2020-01-14) -48.68%
2 years (2019-01-15) -74.00%
3 years (2018-01-15) 0.21
5 years (2016-01-13) N/A

Is Parker Drilling Company under- or over-valued?

Valuing Parker Drilling Company stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Parker Drilling Company's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Parker Drilling Company's EBITDA

Parker Drilling Company's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$135.4 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Parker Drilling Company's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Parker Drilling Company financials

Gross profit TTM USD$102.7 million
Return on assets TTM 0%
Return on equity TTM 0%
Profit margin 0%
Book value $23.584
Market capitalisation USD$215.6 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Parker Drilling Company share dividends

We're not expecting Parker Drilling Company to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Parker Drilling Company overview

Parker Drilling Company provides contract drilling and drilling-related services, and rental tools and services to the energy industry. It operates through two business lines, Drilling Services and Rental Tools Services. The Drilling Services business line drills oil, natural gas, and geothermal wells with company-owned rigs and customer-owned rigs; and operates barge rigs for drilling oil and natural gas in the shallow waters in and along the inland waterways and coasts of Louisiana, Alabama, and Texas. This business line also provides project related services, such as engineering, procurement, project management, and commissioning of customer-owned drilling facility projects; drill wells and manages the logistical and technological challenges of operating in remote, harsh, and ecologically sensitive areas. The Rental Tools Services business line offers rental equipment, such as standard and heavy-weight drill pipes, tubing, drill collars, and others; pressure control equipment, including blow-out preventers; well construction services, such as tubular running services and downhole tools; well intervention services comprising whipstock, fishing products, and related services; and inspection and machine shop support services for exploration and production companies, drilling contractors, and service companies on land and offshore. The company serves independent and national oil and natural gas exploration and production companies, and integrated service providers in the United States, Russia and other Commonwealth of Independent States countries, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Latin America, and other countries. Parker Drilling Company was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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