Stock Price of Superior Energy Services, Inc. (SPN) Increases 6.64%

Stock price performance of Superior Energy Services, Inc. is analyzed for various periods using several stock trading signals. In this case, The stock price has rallied 22.08% 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 1.65% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 76.92% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Superior Energy Services, Inc. has a positive value of 26.06 compared to overall market. For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 3.38% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 0.44%.The 200 Day SMA reached 2.69%

Superior Energy Services, Inc. is having a Relative Strength Index of 56.71 which indicates the stock is not yet over sold or over bought based on the technical indicators. Stocks of Superior Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE:SPN) rallied by 6.64% during the past week but lost 1.49% on a 4-week basis. The company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 6.51% in the past week but underperformed the index by 2.37% in the last 4 weeks.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Feb 27, 2015, A Patrick Bernard (Senior Executive Vice Pres.) sold 37,500 shares at 22.09 per share price.On Feb 27, 2015, Lynton G Iii Cook (Executive Vice President) sold 28,029 shares at 22.18 per share price.On Feb 25, 2015, Danny R Young (Executive Vice President) sold 37,500 shares at 21.38 per share price.

Superior Energy Services Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Oct 24, 2016. The company reported $-0.73 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.16. Analyst had a consensus of $-0.57. The company had revenue of $326.23 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $358.01 million. The companys revenue was down -45.8 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $-0.46 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Superior Energy Services was Initiated by SunTrust to Hold on Jan 18, 2017. Superior Energy Services was Upgraded by Credit Suisse to Outperform on Jan 4, 2017. Superior Energy Services was Initiated by Gabelli & Co on Dec 13, 2016 to Buy, Price Target of the shares are set at $27.Superior Energy Services was Initiated by Goldman to Neutral on Nov 18, 2016.

Superior Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE:SPN) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Superior Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE:SPN) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $17.71 and hit $18.54 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $18.47, with a gain of 4.65% or 0.82 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,219,895 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $19.83 and the company has a market cap of $2,803 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $8.25 .

SUPERIOR ENERGY SERVICES, INC. is engaged in the business of providing offshore plugging and abandonment and wireline services in the Gulf of Mexico, the development, manufacture and sale of electronic torque and pressure control equipment and thread protectors which are used in connection with oil and gas exploration, the development, manufacture and sale of oil spill containment boom and ancillary equipment and the rental of specialized oil well equipment and fishing tools.


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