Forum Energy Technologies (NYSE:FET) posted its earnings results on Monday. The oil and gas company reported $0.03 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.01, Briefing.com reports. The company had revenue of $267.00 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $283.19 million. Forum Energy Technologies had a net margin of 5.08% and a negative return on equity of 1.72%. Forum Energy Technologies’s revenue was up 34.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted ($0.10) EPS.
Shares of FET stock opened at $8.09 on Tuesday. The company has a current ratio of 3.34, a quick ratio of 1.22 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.33. Forum Energy Technologies has a one year low of $7.97 and a one year high of $17.95. The company has a market capitalization of $937.02 million, a PE ratio of -21.29 and a beta of 2.02.
Several equities analysts have weighed in on the stock. Piper Jaffray Companies upgraded shares of Forum Energy Technologies from a “neutral” rating to an “overweight” rating and set a $13.00 target price on the stock in a report on Tuesday, October 2nd. ValuEngine lowered shares of Forum Energy Technologies from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, September 6th. Credit Suisse Group boosted their target price on shares of Forum Energy Technologies from $12.00 to $13.00 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 1st. Citigroup decreased their target price on shares of Forum Energy Technologies from $14.00 to $13.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, September 14th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Forum Energy Technologies from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $13.00 target price on the stock in a report on Tuesday, July 24th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. Forum Energy Technologies presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target 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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