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Relatively Low EPS Growth Detected in Shares of Ensco Plc-Cl A in the Oil & Gas Drilling Industry (ESV, RDC, SDRL, DO, ATW)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Oil & Gas Drilling industry with the lowest year-over-year expected earnings per share (EPS) growth rates. The long-term growth rate is the expected annual increase in operating EPS over the next three to five years.

Ensco Plc-Cl A ranks lowest with a EPS growth of 753.2%. Following is Rowan Companie-A with a EPS growth of 883.2%. Seadrill Ltd ranks third lowest with a EPS growth of 943.6%.

Diamond Offshore follows with a EPS growth of 5,874.6%, and Atwood Oceanics rounds out the bottom five with a EPS growth of 29,351.1%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Atwood Oceanics on September 13th, 2017 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $7.76. Since that recommendation, shares of Atwood Oceanics have risen 20.2%. We continue to monitor Atwood Oceanics for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: lowest eps growth ensco plc-cl a rowan companie-a seadrill ltd diamond offshore :atw atwood oceanics

Ticker(s): ESV RDC SDRL DO