Stock Price of Hornbeck Offshore Services (HOS) Increases 11.72%

Stock price performance of Hornbeck Offshore Services is analyzed for various periods using several stock trading signals. In this case, The stock price has rallied 84.8% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 43.17% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 6.34% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks since the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Hornbeck Offshore Services has a negative value of -27.29 compared to overall market performance. Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 2.42% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 10.25%.The 200 Day SMA reached 3.74%

Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. is having a Relative Strength Index of 63.75 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators. Hornbeck Offshore Services (NYSE:HOS) has climbed 11.72% in the past week and advanced 10.83% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 11.59% and the outperformance has advanced to 9.85% for the last 4 weeks period.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Feb 25, 2016, Patricia B Melcher (director) purchased 7,000 shares at 7.00 per share price.On Jan 21, 2016, James O Jr Harp (CFO) purchased 10,000 shares at 6.50 per share price.On Jan 20, 2016, Carl G Annessa (COO) purchased 20,000 shares at 6.74 per share price.

Hornbeck Offshore Services Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 2, 2016. The company reported $-0.45 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.14. Analyst had a consensus of $-0.59. The company had revenue of $51.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $49.73 million. The companys revenue was down -55.4 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.21 EPS.

Hornbeck Offshore Services (NYSE:HOS) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Hornbeck Offshore Services (NYSE:HOS) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $7.64 and hit $8.52 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $8.39, with a gain of 10.69% or 0.81 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,939,975 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $12.98 and the company has a market cap of $305 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $3 .

Hornbeck Offshore provides technologically advanced, new generation OSVs serving the offshore oil and gas industry, primarily in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and in select international markets. The focus of their OSV business is on complex exploration and production activities, which include deepwater, deep well and other logistically demanding projects. They also transport petroleum products through their tug and tank barge segment serving the energy industry, primarily in the northeastern United States and Puerto Rico.

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