Shares of Atwood Oceanics (ATW) got a lift Monday from news that the driller had secured a contract with Applied Drilling Technology for one well in the Gulf of Mexico.
The roughly 40-day contract calls for a day rate of $52.500 and will begin as soon as the ship, the Richmond, completes its current contract later this month or in May.
Atwood shares were recently rising 1.7% to $21.33.
Diamond Offshore Drilling
shares were falling 0.2% to $71.27.
shares were down 1.6% to $12.24.
shares were up 0.2% to $66.95.