Schlumberger (SLB), Dips More than Broader Markets
You Should Be Aware

Schlumberger (SLB), Dips More than Broader Markets You Should Be Aware

Schlumberger (SLB), Dips More than Broader Markets
You Should Be Aware

Schlumberger (SLB), closed at $28.04 during the most recent trading session. This is a decrease of -0.85% from the previous day.

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Schlumberger (SLB), closed at $28.04 during the most recent trading session. This is a move of -0.85% from the previous day. The S&P 500 lost 0.14% daily due to this move.

Today’s closing bell saw shares of the largest oilfield service company in the world lose 0.77%. This was a lag of the Oils Energy sector’s gains of 0.71%, and the S&P 500 gain of 3.13%.

As it approaches its earnings releases, SLB will look to show strength. The expected earnings per share (EPS) of $0.35 will be reported by the company, an increase of 118.75% over the previous-year quarter. The most recent consensus estimate for the quarter is $5.92 Billion, an increase of 12.56% over the previous year.

SLB expects earnings to reach $1.25 per share, and revenues of $22.92 million in full-year Zacks Consensus estimates. This would be an increase of +83.82% and decreases in revenue by -2.88% respectively.

Noting the latest changes in analyst estimates for SLB is important as well. This revisions usually reflect short-term trends in business, which are subject to change often. Positive estimate revisions are a sign of optimism among analysts about the company’s future business prospects and profitability.

We believe that these revisions to estimates are related to stock moves by near-team stocks, based on our research. We have created the Zacks Rank to benefit from these changes. It is a proprietary model that takes into consideration estimate revisions and gives an actionable rating system.

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SLB’s Forward P/E ratio is currently 22.72. Comparatively, the industry’s average Forward P/E is 29.81. This means that SLB trades at a discount to this group.

Oil and Gas – Field Services is part of Oils-Energy. This industry has a Zacks Industry Rank (Zacks Rank) of 222. It is among the top 13% in all 250+ industries.

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Publiated at 02:27:58, Wed. 01 Sep 2021 00:27:58 +0000

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