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How to buy Forum Energy Technologies (FET) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Forum Energy Technologies stocks.

Forum Energy Technologies is an oil & gas equipment & services business based in the US. Forum Energy Technologies stocks (FET.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $22.47 – an increase of 5.94% over the previous week. Forum Energy Technologies employs 1,400 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $505.9 million.

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Is it a good time to buy Forum Energy Technologies stock?

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How has Coronavirus impacted Forum Energy Technologies's stock price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Forum Energy Technologies's stock price has had significant positive movement.

Its last market close was $18.9, which is 94.90% up on its pre-crash value of $0.9645 and 12,491.61% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $0.1501.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Forum Energy Technologies stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $148.73 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $17,181.80.

Forum Energy Technologies stock price (NYSE:FET)

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Forum Energy Technologies shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-10.
Latest market close$18.90
52-week range$13.32 - $28.50
50-day moving average $18.43
200-day moving average $20.58
Wall St. target price$30.00
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-17.02

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Forum Energy Technologies price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $18.9 from 2022-01-14

1 week (2022-01-07) 5.97%
1 month (2021-12-16) 19.85%
3 months (2021-10-15) -19.27%
6 months (2021-07-16) -12.86%
1 year (2021-01-15) 29.01%
2 years (2020-01-16) 1,160.00%
3 years (2019-01-16) 278.00%
5 years (2017-01-13) 23.35

Is Forum Energy Technologies under- or over-valued?

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

Forum Energy Technologies's EBITDA

Forum Energy Technologies's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $24.5 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Forum Energy Technologies's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Forum Energy Technologies financials

Revenue TTM $505.9 million
Gross profit TTM $-221,000
Return on assets TTM -9.7%
Return on equity TTM -24.77%
Profit margin -18.93%
Book value $60.97
Market capitalisation $99.2 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Forum Energy Technologies share dividends

We're not expecting Forum Energy Technologies to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Forum Energy Technologies's shares ever split?

Forum Energy Technologies's shares were split on a 1:20 basis on 9 November 2020. So if you had owned 20 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Forum Energy Technologies shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 1900% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Forum Energy Technologies shares which in turn could have impacted Forum Energy Technologies's share price.

Forum Energy Technologies share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Forum Energy Technologies's shares have ranged in value from as little as $13.32 up to $28.5. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Forum Energy Technologies's is 3.9331. This would suggest that Forum Energy Technologies's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Forum Energy Technologies overview

Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. designs, manufactures, and distributes products to the oil and natural gas industry in the United States and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Drilling & Downhole, Completions, and Production. The Drilling & Downhole segment designs, manufactures, and supplies products, and provides related services to the drilling, downhole, and subsea markets, as well as other markets, such as alternative energy, defense, and communications. This segment offers drilling technologies consisting of capital equipment and a line of products consumed in the drilling; downhole technologies, such as cementing and casing tools, and protection products for artificial lift equipment and cables; and subsea remotely operated vehicles and trenchers, specialty components and tools, and complementary subsea technical services. The Completions segment provides products and related services to the coiled tubing, stimulation, and intervention markets. This segment offers pressure pumping, hydraulic fracturing and flowback services markets, including hydraulic fracturing pumps, cooling systems, flow iron, wireline cable, and pressure control equipment, as well as related recertification and refurbishment services; and coiled tubing products, such as coiled tubing strings and line pipes.

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