Featured Stock for Investors: Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL)

Currently, sell-side analysts are expecting Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) to report quarterly EPS of $0.13. Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 2,542 shares of the oilfield services company's stock valued at $104,000 after buying an additional 379 shares in the last quarter. Bp Plc's holdings in Halliburton Company were worth $7,086,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Several other research analysts have also recently issued reports on HAL. The company has a market cap of $48,661 million and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 866,933,210 shares. The companys revenue was down -20.9 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.31 EPS. Channing Capital Management LLC now owns 143,543 shares of the oilfield services company's stock valued at $6,501,000 after buying an additional 32,209 shares in the last quarter. Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc. raised its position in Halliburton Company by 1.0% in the third quarter. Finally, California State Teachers Retirement System increased its stake in shares of Halliburton Company by 0.6% in the second quarter. FTB Advisors Inc. now owns 2,430 shares of the oilfield services company's stock valued at $116,000 after buying an additional 582 shares during the last quarter. We in no way are suggesting that readers make any decision on Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) based on the information in this report. The volume of 7.16 Million shares climbed down over an trading activity of 8.29 Million shares. One quarter earlier, revenue for the stock was at $3.83 billion, with earnings at $0.01/share. Analysts are forecasting earnings of $0.13 on a per share basis this quarter. The company earned $4.02 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.06 billion.

Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) is now showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of -20%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 20.9% compared to the same quarter past year.

With a total market value of $0, Halliburton Company has with a one year low of $29.27 and a one year high of $58.78.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, March 22nd.

The stock now has its Annual Dividend of $0.72 and an annual Dividend Yield of 1.28 Percent. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.28%. The ex-dividend date was Monday, December 5th.

The company's quick ratio for most recent quarter is 2.30.

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Halliburton Company's (HAL) stock price distance from twenty day simple moving average surged at 0.05% while its distance from fifty day simple moving average raised 2.05% along with 20.02% above distance from two hundred simple moving averages. This appreciation has taken its price 38.49% above the 52-week low. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. These shares were upgraded to Buy from Hold by Societe Generale, according to news reported on Monday October 03, 2016.Another important research note was issued by Societe Generale on Tuesday July 19, 2016.The firm downgraded HAL to Hold from Buy. Nomura Maintains the stock to Buy on 10/20/16 with no specific Price Target. (NYSE:SQ) is 1.9. The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold.

In related news, Chairman David J. Lesar sold 10,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, October 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of $50.23, for a total value of $1,163,427.26.

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