Press coverage about Eco-Stim Energy Solutions (NASDAQ:ESES) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Eco-Stim Energy Solutions earned a daily sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media coverage about the oil and gas company an impact score of 47.1001025646776 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
A number of equities research analysts recently weighed in on the company. ValuEngine upgraded Eco-Stim Energy Solutions from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Saturday, June 2nd. B. Riley set a $2.00 price objective on Eco-Stim Energy Solutions and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 22nd. Imperial Capital cut Eco-Stim Energy Solutions from an “outperform” rating to an “in-line” rating and set a $2.00 price objective for the company. in a research note on Wednesday, May 16th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut Eco-Stim Energy Solutions from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Monday, May 14th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Eco-Stim Energy Solutions has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $2.20.
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Shares of Eco-Stim Energy Solutions traded up $0.03, reaching $0.83, during mid-day trading on Friday, according to Marketbeat. 6,722 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 45,938. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.02, a current ratio of 0.59 and a quick ratio of 0.50. The stock has a market capitalization of $59.90 million, a P/E ratio of -3.19 and a beta of 2.19. Eco-Stim Energy Solutions has a 1 year low of $0.76 and a 1 year high of $1.74.
Eco-Stim Energy Solutions (NASDAQ:ESES) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May 14th. The oil and gas company reported ($0.17) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.06) by ($0.11). The company had revenue of $17.78 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $24.38 million. Eco-Stim Energy Solutions had a negative return on equity of 40.56% and a negative net margin of 58.72%. equities research analysts anticipate that Eco-Stim Energy Solutions will post -0.32 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Eco-Stim Energy Solutions Company Profile
Eco-Stim Energy Solutions, Inc provides oilfield services in the United States and Argentina. The company offers pressure pumping, coiled tubing, and field management services to the upstream oil and gas industry. Its customers consist primarily of international oil and gas exploration and production companies, including national oil companies, local privately-held exploration and production companies, and other service companies.