Recent analysts Ratings: Rowan Companies plc (NYSE:RDC)


Rowan Companies plc (NYSE:RDC) will report its next earnings on Feb 24 – Feb 28 (Est.). The company reported the earnings of $0.3/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $-0.01/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.31/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 3100%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Rowan Companies plc and for the current quarter 33 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $-0.08/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $-0.29/share and a High Estimate of $0.11/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 26 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Rowan Companies plc as 343.94 Million. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Rowan Companies plc is 329.76 Million and the High Revenue Estimate is 371.2 Million. The company had Year Ago Sales of 535.8 Million.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for RDC to be -108.4%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of -87.8%. For the next 5 years, Rowan Companies plc is expecting Growth of -100% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 24.32% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Rowan Companies plc, where 3 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 6 analysts have given a Buy signal, 22 said it’s a HOLD, 4 reported it as Underperform and 1 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. 31 Analysts reported that the Price Target for Rowan Companies plc might touch $21 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $15.04 and $10 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Rowan Companies plc got Upgrade on 3-Nov-16 where investment firm Societe Generale Upgrade the stock from Sell to Hold.

Rowan Companies plc closed its last trading session at $15.5 with the gain of 14.97%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 2.24 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $20.37 and 52-week low of $10.67. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 19.31% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 22.43% and 14.6% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on Dec 3, 2015 and 52-Week Low on Feb 11, 2016.

The Relative Volume of the company is 1.41 and Average Volume (3 months) is 3.97 million. Rowan Companies plc P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 4.81 and Forward P/E ratio of 0.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 5.5%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 9.4%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 3.2%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, Rowan Companies plc currently shows a Weekly Performance of 9.8%, where Monthly Performance is 34.29%, Quarterly performance is 43.02%, 6 Months performance is 7.74% and yearly performance percentage is -12.9%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 5.13%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 4.02% and Monthly Volatility of 4.38%.