News stories about Oil States International (NYSE:OIS) have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Oil States International earned a media sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media headlines about the oil and gas company an impact score of 46.1430296780068 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next several days.
These are some of the news stories that may have impacted Accern Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:
- Zacks: Brokerages Expect Oil States International, Inc. (OIS) Will Post Earnings of -$0.23 Per Share (americanbankingnews.com)
- Oil States International (OIS) PT Set at $29.00 by Royal Bank of Canada (americanbankingnews.com)
- Oil States International, Inc. (OIS) Receives Consensus Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages (americanbankingnews.com)
- Oil States International (OIS) Given New $29.00 Price Target at J P Morgan Chase & Co (americanbankingnews.com)
Oil States International (NYSE:OIS) opened at $28.85 on Wednesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $1,443.27, a price-to-earnings ratio of -25.31 and a beta of 1.69. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.02, a current ratio of 4.09 and a quick ratio of 2.60. Oil States International has a 52 week low of $20.23 and a 52 week high of $41.25.
Several analysts have recently commented on OIS shares. Loop Capital set a $31.00 price objective on Oil States International and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 1st. Scotiabank set a $41.00 price objective on Oil States International and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, October 19th. Raymond James Financial reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Oil States International in a report on Tuesday, December 12th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a $29.00 price objective on Oil States International and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, December 21st. Finally, Deutsche Bank started coverage on Oil States International in a report on Tuesday, October 10th. They set a “hold” rating and a $26.00 price objective for the company. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $30.82.
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About Oil States International
Oil States International, Inc, through its subsidiaries, provides specialty products and services to oil and natural gas related companies throughout the world. The Company operates as a technology-focused energy services company. The Company operates through two segments: Offshore Products and Well Site Services.
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