Steady Activities: RPC, Inc. (NYSE:RES), CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH)



RPC, Inc. (NYSE:RES) represented a move of -6.84 percent or $0.78 per share and closed its previous day trading session at $13.08. 2.47 Million Shares were traded in the last trading session with an Average Volume of 1.68 Million Shares. The stock currently has a Market Capitalization of 3.02 Billion.

RPC, Inc. provides a broad range of specialized oilfield services and equipment primarily to independent and major oilfield companies engaged in the exploration, production and development of oil and gas properties. It operates its business through two business segments- Technical Services and Support Services. Services and products offered by the Company include Cudd Pumping, Coiled Tubing, Snubbing, Nitrogen Units, Thru Tubing Solutions, Wireline, Fluid Pumps, Well Control, Production Rental Tools, Patterson Rental Tools, Patterson Tubular Services and Well Control School. The Company’s products and services can be found throughout the United States, including the Gulf of Mexico, mid-continent, southwest, Appalachian and Rocky Mountain regions, and in selected international markets. RPC, Inc. is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

The stock traded between $12.86 and $27.07 over 1-Year time period showing its price to sales ratio of 1.7. RPC, Inc. (NYSE:RES) is currently showing an DECREASING volatility over a period of 10-Days while the 20-Days Volatility showing a DECREASING trend.

Right now, the stock has a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of $-11.72 and 200-Day Simple Moving Average of $-18.77. Its Price to Free Cash Flow is 320.84 and Price to Book of 2.84.

Analyst’s recommended the stock as 3 where 1 represents Strong Buy and 5 represents Sell.

In the last Quarter, RPC, Inc. (NYSE:RES) reported its Actual EPS of $0.19/share. The analysts offering Earnings Estimates for the company were believing that RPC, Inc. could bring EPS of $0.23/share. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was -0.04 Percent. Thus showing an Earnings Surprise of -17.4 Percent.


In the last trading session, CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH) added its value by -2.26% closing at the price of $27.66. The stock currently has market capitalization of 23.13 Billion, with average volume of 754.24 Million shares.

Beta is also a factor of measure of the relative volatility of a particular stock to the market. Currently CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH) is showing beta of 0.92. This particular value of beta suggests that CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH) has historically moved 92% for every 100% move in the benchmark, based on price level.

EPS is another important factor while making the decision of buying, selling or holding of particular share. Currently EPS for CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH) is at $1.88.

The stock currently has RSI of 38.64. RSI is considered overbought when above 70 and oversold when below 30, currently the given RSI for the stock suggests that the stock is average and it has not entered in overbought or oversold territory.

CRH plc manufactures cement, concrete products, aggregates, roofing, instulation and other building materials. Through its subsidiaries, the Company operates in Ireland, the United States, the United Kingdom, Spain, Germany and the Netherlands.

CRH PLC (NYSE:CRH) topped its 52-week high price of $39.32 on 01/25/18 and 52-Week Low Price of $26.58 on 10/24/18. The Stock currently has P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 14.72 and Weekly volatility of 1.78% and monthly volatility of 1.70% respectively.