Eco-Stim Energy Solutions (ESES) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Shows

News coverage about Eco-Stim Energy Solutions (NASDAQ:ESES) has trended somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news 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. Eco-Stim Energy Solutions earned a news impact score of 0.01 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media coverage about the oil and gas company an impact score of 46.2088132960084 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the immediate future.

These are some of the news headlines that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s rankings:

Shares of Eco-Stim Energy Solutions traded up $0.01, hitting $0.93, during trading hours on Friday, reports. 35,099 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 72,121. The firm has a market cap of $68.88 million, a P/E ratio of -3.58 and a beta of 2.23. Eco-Stim Energy Solutions has a 1 year low of $0.80 and a 1 year high of $1.74. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.02, a current ratio of 0.59 and a quick ratio of 0.81.

Eco-Stim Energy Solutions (NASDAQ:ESES) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May 14th. The oil and gas company reported ($0.17) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.06) by ($0.11). The company had revenue of $17.78 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $24.38 million. Eco-Stim Energy Solutions had a negative return on equity of 40.56% and a negative net margin of 58.72%. analysts expect that Eco-Stim Energy Solutions will post -0.12 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several equities research analysts have issued reports on ESES shares. B. Riley set a $3.00 price target on shares of Eco-Stim Energy Solutions and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, March 13th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Eco-Stim Energy Solutions from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, February 20th. Imperial Capital cut shares of Eco-Stim Energy Solutions from an “outperform” rating to an “in-line” rating and set a $2.00 price target on the stock. in a research note on Wednesday. Finally, ValuEngine raised shares of Eco-Stim Energy Solutions from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, May 4th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $2.22.

About Eco-Stim Energy Solutions

Eco-Stim Energy Solutions, Inc provides oilfield services in the United States and Argentina. The company offers pressure pumping, coiled tubing, and field management services to the upstream oil and gas industry. Its customers consist primarily of international oil and gas exploration and production companies, including national oil companies, local privately-held exploration and production companies, and other service companies.

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