Forum Energy Technologies (NYSE:FET) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday. The oil and gas company reported $0.03 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.01, Briefing.com reports. The firm had revenue of $267.00 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $283.19 million. Forum Energy Technologies had a negative return on equity of 1.72% and a net margin of 5.08%. The firm’s revenue was up 34.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned ($0.10) EPS.
NYSE:FET opened at $8.09 on Tuesday. Forum Energy Technologies has a 1 year low of $7.97 and a 1 year high of $17.95. The firm has a market capitalization of $937.02 million, a PE ratio of -21.29 and a beta of 2.02. The company has a quick ratio of 1.22, a current ratio of 3.34 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.33.
A number of research analysts recently commented on FET shares. Johnson Rice downgraded Forum Energy Technologies from a “buy” rating to an “accumulate” rating and set a $15.00 price objective for the company. in a research note on Monday, September 17th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Forum Energy Technologies from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $14.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Thursday, August 2nd. Morgan Stanley began coverage on Forum Energy Technologies in a research note on Tuesday, September 18th. They set an “equal weight” rating and a $13.00 price objective for the company. ValuEngine raised Forum Energy Technologies from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, August 17th. Finally, Barclays set a $12.00 price target on Forum Energy Technologies and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 10th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Forum Energy Technologies presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $13.27.
Forum Energy Technologies, Inc designs, manufactures, and distributes products to the oil and natural gas industry in the United States and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Drilling & Subsea, Completions, and Production & Infrastructure. The Drilling & Subsea segment designs and manufactures products, and provides related services to the drilling, energy subsea construction and service markets, and other markets, such as alternative energy, defense, and communications.
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