Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) Given Hold Rating at Sanford C. Bernstein


A total of 7.25 Million shares exchanged hands during the intra-day trade compared with its average trading volume of 7.13 Million shares, while its relative volume stands at 1.02. Schlumberger Limited's average EBITDA per Share Growth Rate was -65.8 percent during the past 12 months. It has underperformed by 20.00% the S&P500.

Birinyi Associates Inc decreased its stake in Markel Corp (MKL) by 25% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Ferguson Wellman Inc accumulated 147,237 shares or 0.5% of the stock. Rathbone Brothers plc now owns 126,286 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $9,863,000 after buying an additional 1,537 shares during the last quarter. First Washington Corp who had been investing in Dycom Inds Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.52B market cap company.

The company surged 1.01% and closed its last trading session at $69.39. (NYSE:SLB) has declined 3.30% since May 31, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 41.10% the S&P500. Out of 4 Wall Street analysts rating Schlumberger, 2 give it "Buy", 0 "Sell" rating, while 2 recommend "Hold". This recommendation lands on a scale between 1 and 5. Therefore 80% are positive. Wealth Architects Ltd Llc reported 0.15% in Schlumberger Limited. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Cowen & Co on Monday, January 25. The company's revenue was up 5.7% compared to the same quarter previous year. The firm's revenue was up 5.7% compared to the same quarter a year ago. Cohen Lawrence B increased its position in shares of Schlumberger Limited.by 3.1% in the third quarter. The firm earned "Mkt Perform" rating on Friday, December 2 by Bernstein. (NYSE:SLB) earned "Buy" rating by Argus Research on Tuesday, October 20. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Equal-Weight" on Monday, March 28. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Saturday, August 8 by Zacks. Vanguard Group Inc has invested 0% in Tuesday Morning Corporation (NASDAQ:TUES). As per Monday, April 25, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. The stock now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $92.91.

Since December 8, 2016, it had 1 insider buy, and 8 selling transactions for $26.84 million activity. 6,000 shares were sold by POL ANNE, worth $290,789. The insider Rowe Robert Scott sold 4,870 shares worth $418,479. Howard Weil maintained Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB) has declined 3.30% since May 31, 2016 and is downtrending. $3.36M worth of Schlumberger Limited. Another trade for 46,577 shares valued at $3.98 million was made by BELANI ASHOK on Wednesday, December 21. SunTrust upgraded Schlumberger Limited. Schlumberger Limited. had 86 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Schlumberger Limited. The business had revenue of $6.89 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $6.98 billion. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.40 EPS. CVS's profit will be $1.35 billion for 14.65 P/E if the $1.31 EPS becomes a reality. (NYSE:SLB) during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 1st will be paid a $0.50 dividend. Its down 0.03, from 1.09 in 2016Q3. It is negative, as 33 investors sold UGI shares while 143 reduced holdings. Proficio Capital Partners LLC raised its position in shares of Schlumberger Limited.by 18.8% in the third quarter. Schlumberger N.V. (NYSE:SLB) has a market cap of $95.75 Billion and the number of outstanding shares have been calculated 1.39 Billion. The Gamble Jones Investment Counsel holds 126,213 shares with $10.60 million value, down from 132,465 last quarter. The rating was upgraded by Raymond James on Friday, February 24 to "Outperform". Maintains Stake in Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB). Dana Invest Advisors reported 336,702 shares. Jefferies Grp Ltd Liability Co has invested 0.11% in Schlumberger Limited. On Tuesday, February 21 Oliver Kirk R sold $922,777 worth of UGI Corp (NYSE:UGI) or 19,500 shares. Oppenheimer & Company holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Yelp Inc (NYSE:YELP) for 7,249 shares. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 7,750 shares of the company's stock, valued at $631,935. Glg Lc invested in 0.45% or 78,239 shares. Hodges Capital Mngmt Inc stated it has 0.14% of its portfolio in Dycom Industries, Inc. Moreover, Meritage Mngmt has 0.13% invested in Schlumberger Limited. Edinburgh Limited accumulated 666 shares. 173,546 were reported by Btim Corp. Northern Cross Llc owns 18.25 million shares or 22.67% of their United States portfolio. (NYSE:NFG) by 157,500 shares in the quarter, for a total of 209,800 shares, and has risen its stake in Zweig Fd Com New (XZFGX). During the same quarter past year, the firm posted $0.40 earnings per share. After $2.82 actual EPS reported by Markel Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 122.34% EPS growth.

Several other analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. (NYSE:SLB) news was published by Businesswire.com which published an article titled: "Schlumberger Announces Second-Quarter 2017 Results Conference Call" on May 23, 2017.

Since December 14, 2016, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 insider sales for $5.83 million activity. Its up 13.56% from 4.82M shares previously. Approximately 1.5% of the shares of the company are short sold. It increased, as 57 investors sold DY shares while 83 reduced holdings.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Schlumberger Limited, where 13 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 18 analysts have given a Buy signal, 8 said it's a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. Therefore 0 are positive. The company now has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $94.00. Societe Generale downgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Thursday, April 28 report.