Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. (PTEN)

16.27
0.31 1.90
NASDAQ : Industrial Services
Prev Close 16.58
Open 16.34
Day Low/High 16.06 / 16.52
52 Wk Low/High 14.60 / 25.03
Volume 1.78M
Avg Volume 3.07M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 220.03M
Market Cap 3.70B
P/E Ratio 24.93
Div & Yield 0.16 (0.71%)
TheStreet Ratings Top 10 Rating Changes

TheStreet Ratings Top 10 Rating Changes

TheStreet Ratings released rating changes on 50 U.S. common stocks for week ending December 7, 2012. 20 stocks were upgraded and 30 stocks were downgraded by our stock model.

Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. Stock Upgraded (PTEN)

Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. Stock Upgraded (PTEN)

Patterson-UTI Energy (Nasdaq:PTEN) has been upgraded by TheStreet Ratings from a hold to buy.

Patterson-UTI Energy Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (PTEN)

Patterson-UTI Energy Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (PTEN)

The ex-dividend date for Patterson-UTI Energy (Nasdaq:PTEN) is tomorrow, September 12, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 5 cents per share. At a price of $15.81 as of 9:30 a.m., the dividend yield is 1.2%.

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Patterson-UTI Energy Management Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Patterson-UTI Energy Management Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Patterson-UTI Energy Management Discusses Q2 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

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TheStreet Ratings Top 10 Rating Changes

TheStreet Ratings Top 10 Rating Changes

TheStreet Ratings released rating changes on 53 U.S. common stocks for week ending June 22, 2012. 20 stocks were upgraded and 33 stocks were downgraded by our stock model.

Patterson-UTI Energy Stock Hits New 52-Week Low (PTEN)

Patterson-UTI Energy Stock Hits New 52-Week Low (PTEN)

Patterson-UTI Energy (Nasdaq:PTEN) hit a new 52-week low Friday as it is currently trading at $13.63, below its previous 52-week low of $13.66 with 455,281 shares traded as of 10:40 a.m. ET. Average volume has been four million shares over the past 30 days.

Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. Stock Downgraded (PTEN)

Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. Stock Downgraded (PTEN)

Patterson-UTI Energy (Nasdaq:PTEN) has been downgraded by TheStreet Ratings from from a buy to hold.

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Patterson-UTI Energy Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (PTEN)

Patterson-UTI Energy Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (PTEN)

The ex-dividend date for Patterson-UTI Energy (Nasdaq:PTEN) is tomorrow, June 13, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 5 cents per share. At a price of $14.46 as of 9:55 a.m., the dividend yield is 1.3%.

Patterson-UTI Energy's CEO Discusses Q1 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Patterson-UTI Energy's CEO Discusses Q1 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Patterson-UTI Energy's CEO Discusses Q1 2012 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

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Patterson UTI Energy's Big Comeback

Patterson UTI Energy's Big Comeback

The contract drilling services company enjoyed a remarkable turnaround in 2011.

Patterson-UTI Energy Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (PTEN)

Patterson-UTI Energy Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (PTEN)

The ex-dividend date for Patterson-UTI Energy (Nasdaq:PTEN) is tomorrow, March 13, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 5 cents per share. At a price of $18.82 as of 9:30 a.m., the dividend yield is 1.1%.

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Patterson-UTI Energy's CEO Discusses Q4 2011 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Patterson-UTI Energy's CEO Discusses Q4 2011 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Patterson-UTI Energy's CEO Discusses Q4 2011 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

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Patterson-UTI Energy Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (PTEN)

Patterson-UTI Energy Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (PTEN)

The ex-dividend date for Patterson-UTI Energy (Nasdaq:PTEN) is tomorrow, December 13, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 5 cents per share. At a price of $20.39 as of 9:30 a.m., the dividend yield is 1%.

Patterson-UTI Energy's CEO Discusses Q3 2011 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Patterson-UTI Energy's CEO Discusses Q3 2011 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Patterson-UTI Energy's CEO Discusses Q3 2011 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Patterson-UTI Energy Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (PTEN)

Patterson-UTI Energy Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (PTEN)

The ex-dividend date for Patterson-UTI Energy (Nasdaq:PTEN) is tomorrow, September 13, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 5 cents per share. At a price of $22.30 as of 9:30 a.m., the dividend yield is 0.8%.

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Patterson-UTI Energy's CEO Discusses Q2 2011 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Patterson-UTI Energy's CEO Discusses Q2 2011 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Patterson-UTI Energy's CEO Discusses Q2 2011 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Patterson-UTI Energy Reaches New 52-Week High (PTEN)

Patterson-UTI Energy Reaches New 52-Week High (PTEN)

Patterson-UTI Energy (Nasdaq:PTEN) hit a new 52-week high Friday as it is currently trading at $33.50, above its previous 52-week high of $33.04 with 3.1 million shares traded as of 3:47 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 3.1 million shares over the past 30 days.

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Patterson-UTI Energy Stock Hits New 52-Week High (PTEN)

Patterson-UTI Energy Stock Hits New 52-Week High (PTEN)

Patterson-UTI Energy (Nasdaq:PTEN) hit a new 52-week high Thursday as it is currently trading at $32.53, above its previous 52-week high of $32.50 with 2.3 million shares traded as of 3:11 p.m. ET. Average volume has been 3.1 million shares over the past 30 days.

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TheStreet Quant Rating: C- (Hold)