Tesco Co. (NASDAQ:TESO) CEO Fernando Rafael Assing sold 7,146 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $4.20, for a total transaction of $30,013.20. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 164,247 shares in the company, valued at approximately $689,837.40. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink.

Fernando Rafael Assing also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Thursday, November 2nd, Fernando Rafael Assing sold 9,293 shares of Tesco stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $3.80, for a total transaction of $35,313.40.

Tesco Co. (NASDAQ TESO) traded down $0.20 during trading hours on Wednesday, reaching $3.95. 240,100 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 419,008. Tesco Co. has a 1-year low of $3.60 and a 1-year high of $9.65.

Tesco (NASDAQ:TESO) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, November 7th. The oil and gas company reported ($0.20) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.21) by $0.01. Tesco had a negative net margin of 38.60% and a negative return on equity of 16.27%. The business had revenue of $40.50 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $43.24 million. During the same period last year, the business posted ($0.37) EPS. Tesco’s revenue was up 33.2% compared to the same quarter last year. equities analysts anticipate that Tesco Co. will post -0.92 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. GSA Capital Partners LLP grew its stake in Tesco by 237.6% in the 3rd quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP now owns 188,300 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $1,026,000 after buying an additional 132,531 shares during the last quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System boosted its holdings in Tesco by 33.0% in the 3rd quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 132,351 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $721,000 after purchasing an additional 32,851 shares during the period. Virtu Financial LLC bought a new stake in Tesco in the 3rd quarter valued at $166,000. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its holdings in Tesco by 2.0% in the 3rd quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 3,054,392 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $16,647,000 after purchasing an additional 61,353 shares during the period. Finally, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. boosted its holdings in Tesco by 17.9% in the 3rd quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 583,192 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $3,179,000 after purchasing an additional 88,686 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 87.10% of the company’s stock.

Several brokerages have recently commented on TESO. Cowen set a $5.00 price target on shares of Tesco and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, October 6th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Tesco from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 30th. B. Riley restated a “buy” rating on shares of Tesco in a research note on Wednesday, November 1st. Goldman Sachs Group upgraded shares of Tesco from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday. Finally, ValuEngine lowered shares of Tesco from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Friday, September 1st. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $6.00.

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Tesco Company Profile

Tesco Corporation is a provider of technology-based solutions for drilling, servicing and completion of wells for the upstream energy industry. The Company’s operations consist of top drives and automated pipe handling equipment sales and rentals; aftermarket sales and services, and tubular services, including related products and accessories sales.

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