National-Oilwell (NYSE:NOV) shares traded 0.36% up during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $33.91. The stock exchanged hands 3.15 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 3.46 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $12.89 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $38.32 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 28 opinions.

Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have National-Oilwell (NYSE:NOV) high price target of $60 and with a conservative view have low price target of $30.

Argus Research “Upgrades” National-Oilwell (NYSE:NOV) in a research note issued to investors on 3/03/17 to Buy with price target of $51.

Additionally on 2/08/17 Credit Suisse “Upgrades” National-Oilwell (NYSE:NOV) to Neutral setting price target at $0 and on 2/07/17 Loop Capital “Initiates Coverage On” the stock to Hold at $0. Furthermore on 1/19/17 Societe Generale “Upgrades” the stock to Buy at $0.

On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 36.33 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.81, Consequently National-Oilwell (NYSE:NOV)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 1.81%, 2.29% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 0.99.

In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, National-Oilwell (NYSE:NOV) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2.9. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.

According to analysts National-Oilwell (NYSE:NOV)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.19 and can go high up to $-0.1. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.15 derived from a total of 30 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $-0.3 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.

Previously National-Oilwell (NYSE:NOV) reported $-0.17 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $-0.21 by $0.04. The company posted an earnings surprise of 19%.

While considering growth estimates of the company, it has next quarter growth estimates of 76.5% whereas during current quarter it has 50% estimations over growth, comparing to the estimations of 52.4% during current year and 292.5% for next year. Past 5 years growth of National-Oilwell (NYSE:NOV) observed at -23.57%, looking forward for the next 5 years it has a strong prediction of 70.41% over growth.

National-Oilwell (NYSE:NOV)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $1.77 Billion according to 28 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $1.81 Billion in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $1.72 Billion. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $7.31 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $7.05 Billion and high estimates of $7.62 Billion according to 31 number of analysts.

Currently National-Oilwell (NYSE:NOV)’s shares owned by insiders are 0.1%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 94.4%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded -19.48%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded 0.77%.

National-Oilwell (NYSE:NOV) 52-week high price stands at $43.57 and low price stands at $29.66, its price distance from 52-week high is -22.18% while its distance from 52-week low price is 14.32%. The stock hit its 52-week high on 12/12/16, and 52-week low on 07/28/16.

National-Oilwell (NYSE:NOV)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $6.8 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 1.89. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $37.02 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 0.92, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $4.09, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 8.29. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 0 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 0.