Analyst Buzz: Rowan Companies plc (RDC)


Rowan Companies plc (RDC) belonging to the Oils-Energy sector has declined -3.43% and closed its last trading session at $15.21.

The company reported its EPS on 02/24/2017. Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $17.73.

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research, is 2.83. The scale runs from 1 to 5 with 1 recommending Strong Buy and 5 recommending a Strong Sell.

The Stock had a 2.84 Consensus Analyst Recommendation 30 Days Ago, whereas 60 days ago and 90 days ago the analyst recommendations were 2.75 and 2.65 respectively.

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Rowan Companies plc is -94.9%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is -146.7%.

In the past 5 years, the stock showed growth of 3.17% per annum. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is -56.1%.

The Company got Downgrade by Jefferies on 30-Jan-17 from Buy to Hold.

Insider Trades for Rowan Companies plc show that the latest trade was made on 25 Feb 2017 where Keller (Mark A), the Officer completed a transaction type “Sell” in which 3201 shares were traded at a price of $18.36.

Over the period of 6 months, Insider Purchases show a total of 1 transaction in which 5000 shares were traded.

30 analysts projected Price Targets for Rowan Companies plc. The analysts believe that the company stock price could grow as high as $23. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $11 and the Mean Price Target is $17.73.

Rowan Companies plc (RDC) has the market capitalization of $1.91 Billion. The company rocked its 52-Week High of $21.68 on Dec 12, 2016 and touched its 52-Week Low of $12 on Sep 1, 2016.

The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 3.7 percent. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 6.3% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 6.2 percent.

The stock is currently showing YTD performance of -19.48 Percent. The company has Beta Value of 1.72 and ATR value of 0.66. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 3.57% and 3.67%.