Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) Buy or Sell Stock Guide

Last updated: Sep 23, '17

The analysis below may be helpful to you if you have any of the following questions about ATW stock:

  • Is ATW a buy or a sell?
  • Should I sell or hold ATW stock today?
  • Is ATW a good buy / a good investment?
  • What are ATW analyst opinions, recommendations, ratings?

Here are ATW stock buy reasons/signals:

1. ATW Price/Book ratio is 0.17, and it’s low compared to its industry peers’ P/B ratios.

2. ATW PEG ratio (P/E adjusted for growth) is 0.23, and it’s low compared to its industry peers’ PEG ratios.

3. ATW average analyst price target ($9.33) is above its current price ($8.10).

Here are ATW stock sell reasons/signals:

1. ATW quarterly revenue growth was -48.70%, lower than the industry and sector average revenue growth (8.76% and 10.80%, respectively).

2. ATW profitability is declining. The YoY profit margin change was -5.00pp.

3. ATW short share of float is 80.85%. The stock is much more frequently shorted than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock.

4. ATW short interest (days to cover the shorts) ratio is 4.29. The stock garners more short interest than the average industry, sector or S&P 500 stock.

What are your thoughts on ATW?

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