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  • codespeed initiates with a BUY @57.92. Energy's decline not rational http://bit.ly/11Wunbj

    • Posted 12 months ago
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Street Views ?


    Scott Gruber downgrades to NEUTRAL. ​"We believe the Offshore Drilling industry is at the beginning of the end of this cycle. Supply growth now appears set to outpace demand growth which at first will drive utilization and rates lower for legacy rigs"Posted 09/13/13

  • BARC

    James West downgrades to NEUTRAL. "ESV continues to undergo high levels of unplanned downtime and we are becoming incrementally concerned with the company's operational execution"Posted 09/03/13

  • JPM

    J David Anderson has a BUY. Posted 01/02/13

  • CITI

    Robin Shoemaker has a BUY. Posted 01/02/13

  • BoAML

    Douglas Becker has a BUY. Posted 01/02/13

  • MS

    Ole Slorer has a HOLD. Posted 01/02/13


    Michael Urban has a HOLD. Posted 01/02/13

  • GS

    Waqar Syed has a HOLD. Posted 01/02/13

  • RBC

    Justin Sander has a HOLD. Posted 01/02/13


    Brad Handler has a BUY. Posted 01/02/13

Investor Views?

Maintains holding at 0.6% in 3Q13
Sells entire position of 1.6% in 1Q13
Sells entire position of 0.3% in 1Q13

News Room

  • BARR

    Barrons  Seadrill Gets an Upgrade, Still Disliked

    Shares of Seadrill (SDRL) have dropped despite the Europe-listed shares getting an upgrade at Société Générale today, as the investment bank still sees better opportunities in Noble (NE), Ensco (ESV) and Rowan (RDC). Bloomberg Société [...]

    Posted 14 days ago

  • BARR

    Barrons  As Offshore Drillers Rise, Barclays Cuts Targets

    Offshore drillers Atwood Oceanics (ATW), Diamond Offshore Drilling (DO), Rowan (RDC), Ensco (ESV) and Transocean (RIG) are gaining today despite the fact that Barclays cut their price targets on the group today. Bloomberg Barclays James West [...]

    Posted 15 days ago

  • BARR

    Barrons  It Gets Worse Before It Gets Better for Atwood Oceanics, Transocean

    Offshore drillers like Atwood Oceanics (ATW), Transocean (RIG), Diamond Offshore (DO) and Ensco (ESV) have been hammered this year. But is all the bad news priced in? REUTERS Maybe not. Exhibit 1: Goldman Sachs’ Waqar Syed and team removed Atwood [...]

    Posted 1 month ago

  • BARR

    Barrons  Seadrill: What Dividend Danger?

    Seadrill (SDRL) with a lower dividend would be akin to watching the Door’s play without Jim Morrison. Sure, you might pay something for the experience, but how much really? Associated Press In fact, uncertainty regarding Seadrill’s dividend is [...]

    Posted 2 months ago

  • BARR

    Barrons  Four Drilling Picks for 2014

    Raymond James cites Ocean Rig, Pacific Drilling, Atwood and Ensco.

    Posted 4 months ago

  • FORB

    Forbes Drilling For Dividends Offshore With Ensco

    Shares of Ensco are historically cheap at 8.5 times expected 2013 EPS of $6.47, up 18% from 2012.

    Posted 8 months ago

  • BARR

    Barrons  UBS Sees Short-Term Rig Bubble, Downgrades Noble, Transocean

    The last three months have been difficult ones for offshore drilling stocks. And their performance could get even worse, says UBS. Associated Press Diamond Offshore (DO) has fallen 10% during the past three months,   Ensco (ESV) has dropped 13%, [...]

    Posted 8 months ago

  • BARR

    Barrons  Drilling Deep for Value

    Ensco, the world's second-largest offshore driller, is profiting from a major bet on deepwater drilling. The shares could rally further as earnings climb.

    Posted 1 year ago