- PES has an average dollar-volume (as measured by average daily share volume multiplied by share price) of $7.5 million.
- PES has traded 117,339 shares today.
- PES is trading at 2.51 times the normal volume for the stock at this time of day.
- PES is trading at a new low 5.03% below yesterday's close.
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- PIONEER ENERGY SERVICES CORP has experienced a steep decline in earnings per share in the most recent quarter in comparison to its performance from the same quarter a year ago. Earnings per share have declined over the last two years. We anticipate that this should continue in the coming year. During the past fiscal year, PIONEER ENERGY SERVICES CORP reported poor results of -$0.61 versus -$0.58 in the prior year. For the next year, the market is expecting a contraction of 18.0% in earnings (-$0.72 versus -$0.61).
- The company, on the basis of change in net income from the same quarter one year ago, has significantly underperformed when compared to that of the S&P 500 and the Energy Equipment & Services industry. The net income has significantly decreased by 366.0% when compared to the same quarter one year ago, falling from -$2.58 million to -$12.02 million.
- The company's current return on equity has slightly decreased from the same quarter one year prior. This implies a minor weakness in the organization. Compared to other companies in the Energy Equipment & Services industry and the overall market, PIONEER ENERGY SERVICES CORP's return on equity significantly trails that of both the industry average and the S&P 500.
- The gross profit margin for PIONEER ENERGY SERVICES CORP is currently lower than what is desirable, coming in at 31.79%. It has decreased from the same quarter the previous year. Along with this, the net profit margin of -6.20% is significantly below that of the industry average.
- Despite any intermediate fluctuations, we have only bad news to report on this stock's performance over the last year: it has tumbled by 57.13%, worse than the S&P 500's performance. Consistent with the plunge in the stock price, the company's earnings per share are down 375.00% compared to the year-earlier quarter. Naturally, the overall market trend is bound to be a significant factor. However, in one sense, the stock's sharp decline last year is a positive for future investors, making it cheaper (in proportion to its earnings over the past year) than most other stocks in its industry. But due to other concerns, we feel the stock is still not a good buy right now.
- You can view the full Pioneer Energy Services Ratings Report.
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