Helix Energy Solutions Group (NYSE:HLX) shares traded -0.15% down during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $6.48. The stock exchanged hands 1.14 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 1.42 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $968.63 Million. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $8.64 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 8 opinions.

Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have Helix Energy Solutions Group (NYSE:HLX) high price target of $11 and with a conservative view have low price target of $7.

Cowen & Co. “Maintained” Helix Energy Solutions Group (NYSE:HLX) in a research note issued to investors on 2/22/18 to Outperform with price target of $9.

Additionally on 2/21/18 Credit Suisse “Maintained” Helix Energy Solutions Group (NYSE:HLX) to Outperform setting price target at $11 and on 1/16/18 Bank of America “Downgrades” the stock to Underperform at $0. Furthermore on 9/27/17 PiperJaffray “Downgrades” the stock to Neutral at $0.

On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 58.21 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.26, Consequently Helix Energy Solutions Group (NYSE:HLX)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 2.78%, 4.42% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 2.54.

In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Helix Energy Solutions Group (NYSE:HLX) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2.2. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.

According to analysts Helix Energy Solutions Group (NYSE:HLX)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.13 and can go high up to $-0.01. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $-0.06 derived from a total of 9 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $-0.12 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.

Previously Helix Energy Solutions Group (NYSE:HLX) reported $-0.01 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $-0.01 by $0. The company posted an earnings surprise of 0%.

Helix Energy Solutions Group (NYSE:HLX)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $145.99 Million according to 7 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $158.27 Million in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $125.08 Million. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $698.43 Million compared to low analyst estimates of $664 Million and high estimates of $713.88 Million according to 8 number of analysts.

Currently Helix Energy Solutions Group (NYSE:HLX)’s shares owned by insiders are 5.9%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 87.9%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded -0.31%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded -2.45%.

Helix Energy Solutions Group (NYSE:HLX)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $581.4 Million, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 1.67. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $10.73 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 0.6, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $1.78, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 3.63. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 0 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 0.