Helmerich & Payne (HP) - FREE Research Report Helmerich Hans who is Ceo at Helmerich & Payne sold 50,000 shares at $69.08 on Sept. 25, 2013. Following this transaction, the Ceo owned 1.8 million shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.65% with the 50,000 share transaction. The shares most recently traded at $69.04, down $0.04, or 0.06% since the insider transaction. The average volume for Helmerich & Payne has been 1.1 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Helmerich & Payne has a market cap of $7.4 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 23.92% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Helmerich & Payne, Inc. engages in the contract drilling of oil and gas wells. It provides drilling rigs, equipments, personnel, and camps on a contract basis to explore for and develop oil and gas from onshore areas and fixed platforms, tension-leg platforms, and spars in offshore areas. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.88%. The company has a P/E ratio of 10.5. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Helmerich & Payne a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold. Exclusive Offer: Get the latest Stock Analysis on HP - FREETheStreet Quant Ratings rates Helmerich & Payne as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Helmerich & Payne Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more.