Analyst Upgrades – Patterson-UTI Energy (NASDAQ:PTEN) Stock Gets Upgraded By BMO Capital Markets from Market Perform to Buy

Analyst Ratings For Patterson-UTI Energy (NASDAQ:PTEN)

Today, Patterson-UTI Energy (NASDAQ:PTEN) stock received an upgrade by BMO Capital Markets from Market Perform to Buy.

Some recent analyst ratings include

  • 2/14/2018-BMO Capital Markets Upgrade from a “Market Perform ” rating to a ” Buy” rating.
  • 2/12/2018-Seaport Global Securities Reiterated Rating of Hold.
  • 2/9/2018-Cowen Reiterated Rating of Market Perform .

Dividend information for Patterson-UTI Energy (NASDAQ:PTEN)

Patterson-UTI Energy (NASDAQ:PTEN) pays an annual dividend of $0.08 with a yield of 0.45%.

Dividend History for Patterson-UTI Energy (NASDAQ:PTEN)

  • On 2/8/2018 Patterson-UTI Energy announced a quarterly dividend of $0.02 0.000916170407695832% with an ex dividend date of 3/7/2018 which will be payable on 3/22/2018.
  • On 10/25/2017 Patterson-UTI Energy announced a Quarterly dividend of $0.02 0.4% with an ex dividend date of 12/6/2017 which will be payable on 12/21/2017.
  • On 7/27/2017 Patterson-UTI Energy announced a quarterly dividend of $0.02 0.41% with an ex dividend date of 9/6/2017 which will be payable on 9/21/2017.
  • On 4/27/2017 Patterson-UTI Energy announced a quarterly dividend of $0.02 0.36% with an ex dividend date of 6/6/2017 which will be payable on 6/22/2017.
  • On 2/9/2017 Patterson-UTI Energy announced a quarterly dividend of $0.02 0.29% with an ex dividend date of 3/6/2017 which will be payable on 3/22/2017.
  • On 10/27/2016 Patterson-UTI Energy announced a quarterly dividend of $0.02 0.34% with an ex dividend date of 12/6/2016 which will be payable on 12/22/2016.
  • On 7/28/2016 Patterson-UTI Energy announced a quarterly dividend of $0.02 0.41% with an ex dividend date of 9/6/2016 which will be payable on 9/22/2016.

Recent Insider Trading Activity For Patterson-UTI Energy (NASDAQ:PTEN)
Patterson-UTI Energy (NASDAQ:PTEN) has insider ownership of 4.60% and institutional ownership of 97.79%.

  • On 1/2/2018 Tiffany J Thom, Director, sold 2,574 with an average share price of $23.08 per share and the total transaction amounting to $59,407.92.
  • On 10/29/2014 Michael W Conlon, Director, bought 3,000 with an average share price of $23.33 per share and the total transaction amounting to $69,990.00.
  • On 6/27/2014 Cloyce A Talbott, Director, sold 400,000 with an average share price of $34.49 per share and the total transaction amounting to $13,796,000.00.
  • On 6/12/2014 Kenneth N Berns, SVP, sold 85,000 with an average share price of $33.62 per share and the total transaction amounting to $2,857,700.00.
  • On 6/12/2014 Mark S Siegel, Chairman, sold 340,000 with an average share price of $33.62 per share and the total transaction amounting to $11,430,800.00.
  • On 6/9/2014 James Michael Holcomb, Insider, sold 44,445 with an average share price of $33.63 per share and the total transaction amounting to $1,494,685.35.
  • On 4/29/2014 Mark Siegel, Chairman, sold 225,000 with an average share price of $32.54 per share and the total transaction amounting to $7,321,500.00.

Recent Trading Activity for Patterson-UTI Energy (NASDAQ:PTEN)
Shares of Patterson-UTI Energy closed the previous trading session at 17.90 up +0.10 0.53% with 18.450000762939453 shares trading hands.

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