Zacks: Brokerages Set $30.25 Price Target for Exterran Corp (NYSE:EXTN)

Shares of Exterran Corp (NYSE:EXTN) have received a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the two brokers that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a strong buy rating.

Brokers have set a one year consensus price objective of $30.25 for the company and are anticipating that the company will post ($0.02) earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also assigned Exterran an industry rank of 219 out of 256 based on the ratings given to related companies.

EXTN has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. ValuEngine raised shares of Zynerba Pharmaceuticals from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, April 1st. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of HB Fuller from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 3rd.

EXTN stock traded up $0.17 during trading hours on Tuesday, hitting $12.66. 21,532 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 117,277. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.86, a current ratio of 1.24 and a quick ratio of 0.88. Exterran has a 12 month low of $11.60 and a 12 month high of $29.31. The firm has a market cap of $456.27 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 66.61 and a beta of 1.07. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $13.10.

Exterran (NYSE:EXTN) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 1st. The energy company reported ($0.15) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.07 by ($0.22). The business had revenue of $351.45 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $360.40 million. Exterran had a negative net margin of 0.38% and a negative return on equity of 0.84%. Equities research analysts anticipate that Exterran will post -0.19 EPS for the current year.

Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Parallel Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Exterran during the first quarter worth approximately $28,000. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Exterran by 61.3% during the fourth quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 1,699 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $31,000 after purchasing an additional 646 shares during the period. Quantamental Technologies LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Exterran by 56.2% during the first quarter. Quantamental Technologies LLC now owns 2,501 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $42,000 after purchasing an additional 900 shares during the period. Group One Trading L.P. acquired a new stake in shares of Exterran during the first quarter worth approximately $76,000. Finally, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA boosted its holdings in shares of Exterran by 181.3% during the first quarter. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA now owns 7,469 shares of the energy company’s stock worth $126,000 after purchasing an additional 4,814 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 87.71% of the company’s stock.

About Exterran

Exterran Corporation, a systems and process company, provides various solutions in the oil, gas, water, and power markets worldwide. The company operates through three segments: contract Operations, Aftermarket Services, and Product Sales. It offers compression, processing, and treating services through the operation of natural gas compression equipment, and crude oil and natural gas production and process equipment; and water treatment and power solutions.

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