Oil States International Inc. (NYSE:OIS) rose 2% during mid-day trading on Tuesday . The company traded as high as $30.52 and last traded at $30.10, with a volume of 530,177 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $29.51.

OIS has been the subject of a number of research reports. Credit Suisse Group AG reissued a “hold” rating and set a $33.00 price target on shares of Oil States International in a research report on Thursday, June 2nd. Zacks Investment Research raised Oil States International from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, July 22nd. Simmons reissued an “overweight” rating and set a $32.00 price target (down previously from $38.00) on shares of Oil States International in a research report on Sunday. Evercore ISI raised Oil States International from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and boosted their price target for the company from $25.00 to $37.00 in a research report on Wednesday, June 29th. Finally, Scotiabank raised Oil States International from a “sector perform” rating to a “sector outperform” rating and boosted their price target for the company from $34.00 to $45.00 in a research report on Wednesday, June 22nd. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $35.39.

The company’s market capitalization is $1.55 billion. The company’s 50-day moving average is $31.59 and its 200-day moving average is $30.23.

Oil States International (NYSE:OIS) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, July 26th. The company reported ($0.22) EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.27) by $0.05. The business had revenue of $175.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $174.41 million. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.15 earnings per share. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 34.7% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities research analysts predict that Oil States International Inc. will post ($0.98) EPS for the current fiscal year.

A number of institutional investors have bought and sold shares of OIS. Rhumbline Advisers increased its position in Oil States International by 0.8% in the fourth quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 122,381 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,335,000 after buying an additional 915 shares during the last quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System increased its stake in shares of Oil States International by 8.2% in the fourth quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 171,000 shares of the company’s stock valued at $4,660,000 after buying an additional 13,000 shares in the last quarter. Finally, New York State Common Retirement Fund increased its stake in shares of Oil States International by 0.9% in the fourth quarter. New York State Common Retirement Fund now owns 418,498 shares of the company’s stock valued at $11,404,000 after buying an additional 3,737 shares in the last quarter.

Oil States International, Inc, through its subsidiaries, is a provider of specialty products and services to oil and natural gas companies throughout the world. The Company’s segments include offshore products and well site services. It designs and manufactures a number of products for the offshore energy industry through Offshore Products segments.

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