Editor in Chief's Favorite Fundamentals - SLB Stock

Schlumberger logged a 1.3% change during today's afternoon session, and is now trading at a price of $52.2 per share. The S&P 500 index moved 0.6% and the Dow Industrial Average posted a 0.5% change. SLB's trading volume is 5,538,837 compared to the stock's average volume of 13,005,239.

Below are some factors that could be affecting the stocks's performance and analyst recommendation:

  • Schlumberger has moved 56.3% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of -17.3%

  • Based on its trailing earning per share of 2.07, Schlumberger has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 25.2 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • SLB has a forward P/E ratio is 17.7 based on its forward 12 month price to earnings (Eps) is $2.07 per share

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 0.65 -- a number near or below 1 signifying that Schlumberger is fairly valued compared to its estimated growth potential

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 4.3 compared to its sector average of 1.45

Schlumberger Limited provides technology for the energy industry worldwide. Based in Houston, the company has 92,000 full time employees and a market cap of $74,019,078,144. Schlumberger currently returns an annual dividend yield of 1.2%.

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