Bristow Group Inc (NYSE:BRS)’s share price traded up 15.9% on Friday . The stock traded as high as $0.20 and last traded at $0.19. 1,364,603 shares changed hands during trading, a decline of 54% from the average session volume of 2,989,976 shares. The stock had previously closed at $0.16.

Several equities analysts recently weighed in on the stock. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Bristow Group from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 23rd. ValuEngine lowered shares of Bristow Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, March 21st.

The stock has a market cap of $6.80 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of -0.09 and a beta of 2.43. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.43, a quick ratio of 1.85 and a current ratio of 2.21.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Two Sigma Advisers LP acquired a new stake in shares of Bristow Group in the fourth quarter worth $205,000. FDx Advisors Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Bristow Group in the fourth quarter worth $218,000. Vanguard Group Inc. grew its stake in shares of Bristow Group by 6.2% in the third quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 1,726,332 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $20,940,000 after acquiring an additional 101,123 shares during the last quarter. Rhumbline Advisers grew its stake in shares of Bristow Group by 21.7% in the fourth quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 100,080 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $243,000 after acquiring an additional 17,866 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Virtu Financial LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Bristow Group in the first quarter worth $62,000.

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: “Bristow Group (NYSE:BRS) Trading 15.9% Higher” was originally published by Watch List News and is owned by of Watch List News. If you are accessing this story on another domain, it was stolen and reposted in violation of US and international trademark & copyright laws. The original version of this story can be read at https://www.watchlistnews.com/bristow-group-nysebrs-trading-15-9-higher/3041753.html.

About Bristow Group (NYSE:BRS)

Bristow Group Inc provides industrial aviation services to the offshore energy companies in Europe Caspian, Africa, the Americas, and the Asia Pacific. The company offers helicopter charter services to transport personnel between onshore bases and offshore production platforms, drilling rigs, and other installations, as well as to transport time-sensitive equipment to these offshore locations.

Further Reading: What Are Cryptocurrencies?

Receive News & Ratings for Bristow Group Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Bristow Group and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.