Technical Analysis for PTEN - Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 4.555 1.67% 0.08
PTEN closed up 1.82 percent on Tuesday, August 11, 2020, on 72 percent of normal volume. The price action carved out a bearish shooting star candlestick pattern. That may indicate a downside reversal. Look for price to trade beneath the low of the shooting star for confirmation.

Trend Table & Recent Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Strong Down Up Up
Historical PTEN trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Shooting Star Candlestick Bearish 1.67%
New Uptrend Bullish 1.67%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 1.67%
BB Squeeze Ended Range Expansion 1.67%
Wide Bands Range Expansion 1.67%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 1.67%
Expansion Pivot Buy Setup Bullish Swing Setup 3.52%
Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 3.52%
BB Squeeze Started Range Contraction 3.52%
BB Squeeze + Upper Band Touch Range Contraction 3.52%

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Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides onshore contract drilling services to major and independent oil and natural gas operators in the United States and Canada. The company offers pressure pumping services that consist of well stimulation and cementing for completion of new wells and remedial work on existing wells, as well as hydraulic fracturing, nitrogen, cementing, and acid pumping services in Texas and the Appalachian Basin; and contract drilling services primarily in Texas, New Mexico, Louisiana, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Colorado, Utah, Wyoming, Montana, North Dakota, Nebraska, Alaska, Kansas, Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, Michigan, and western and northern Canada. It also owns and invests in oil and natural gas assets located primarily in Texas and New Mexico. As of December 31, 2012, it had a drilling fleet of 314 marketable land-based drilling rigs. Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
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Is PTEN a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
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200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 11.19
52 Week Low 1.61
Average Volume 6,811,723
200-Day Moving Average 5.80
50-Day Moving Average 4.07
20-Day Moving Average 3.95
10-Day Moving Average 4.15
Average True Range 0.31
ADX 25.87
+DI 36.22
-DI 14.08
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 3.80
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 4.13
Upper Bollinger Band 4.57
Lower Bollinger Band 3.33
Percent B (%b) 0.93
BandWidth 31.38
MACD Line 0.15
MACD Signal Line 0.09
MACD Histogram 0.0638
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 947.69 Million
Num Shares 212 Million
EPS -1.95
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio -2.30
Price-to-Sales 3.02
Price-to-Book 1.12
PEG Ratio -1.87
Dividend 0.08
Dividend Yield 1.79%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 4.92
Resistance 3 (R3) 4.95 4.85 4.84
Resistance 2 (R2) 4.85 4.74 4.83 4.82
Resistance 1 (R1) 4.66 4.67 4.61 4.63 4.79
Pivot Point 4.56 4.56 4.53 4.54 4.56
Support 1 (S1) 4.37 4.45 4.32 4.34 4.17
Support 2 (S2) 4.27 4.38 4.25 4.14
Support 3 (S3) 4.08 4.27 4.12
Support 4 (S4) 4.05