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Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE: PACD)

Community Rating: 5 Stars: The Best

9.89 -0.08 (-0.80%)

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Today's Open $9.96
Previous Close $9.97
Daily Range $9.81 - $10.05
52-Week Range $9.27 - $12.25
Market Cap $2.1B
P/E Ratio 66.47
Dividend (Yield) $0.00 (0.0%)
Volume 229,803
Average Daily Volume 356,282
Current FY EPS $0.76

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News & Commentary

Here's Why Start-Up Issues Aren't a Concern for Ocean Rig

Start-up issues continue to impact a lot of the new deepwater drillships, but the long-term execution of Ocean Rig and other players like Atwood Oceanics and Pacific Drilling make for intriguing valuations.

Diamond Offshore's and Seadrill's Recent Annoucements Expose the Truth in the Deepwater Rig Market

Market slump? Based on the contracts Seadrill is getting and the ones Diamond isn't, it seems more like a market shakedown.

Why Investors Should Avoid Transocean, and 2 Better Alternatives

Offshore oil drilling is one of the hottest trends in the energy sector, and investors have many ways to play it. This article highlights why Transocean is a troubled giant that should be avoided and instead highlights two smaller, more nimble, alternatives with bright futures and strong dividends to boot.

Is Vantage Drilling Company a Value Buy?

Vantage Drilling is growing at a robust pace and trading at a discount to peers.

Do Any of These Rig Companies Have a Shot at Being the Next Seadrill?

Ocean Rig UDW, Vantage Drilling, and Pacific Drilling all have one thing in common with Seadrill that could make them compelling investments

Why Pacific Drilling SA Could See Tremendous Growth in 2014

Offshore drilling contractor Pacific Drilling reported results that left some investors unimpressed. However, the company looks poised to overcome this and show tremendous growth in 2014.

3 Specialized Plays on Offshore Drilling

Recent concerns about weakness in the offshore oil-drilling sector have created many opportunities to capitalize on one of the most powerful mega-trends in the energy industry. This article highlights three specialized small-cap drillers that are likely to sail through the short-term weakness and earn investors market-smashing returns.

Energy Investing 101: An Overview of Offshore Rig Stocks

The offshore rig industry may sound like an intimidating place to find investment ideas, but in reality it isn't. Here's what you should look for.

Vantage Drilling Company: Rapid Growth and New Rigs Could Offer Opportunity

Vantage Drilling is a very rapidly growing offshore drilling company that is being heavily weighed down by the markets due to perceptions about the risk of its debt. But, it may not be as bad as it appears, and that could offer the potential for high returns.

Pacific Drilling Looks Likely to Become a High-Yielding Stock

Offshore drilling contractor Pacific Drilling plans to initiate a dividend in 2015 that would make the company one of the highest yielders on the NYSE. The company can easily afford this dividend and will deliver very high growth even with it, proving that high dividend yields and growth are not mutually exclusive.

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Pacific Drilling S.A. (PACD) Description

Pacific Drilling S.A. is an offshore drilling company provides ultra-deepwater drilling services to the oil and natural gas industry through the use of drillships. Website: http://www.pacificdrilling.com/

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