Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) has a beta value of 2.56 and has seen 5,997,875 shares traded in the recent trading session. The company, currently valued at $11.05 Billion, closed the recent trade at $12.57 per share which meant it gained $0.1 on the day or 1.37% during that session. The HAL stock price is -102.63% off its 52-week high price of $25.47 and 66.19% above the 52-week low of $4.25. If we look at the company’s 10-day average daily trading volume, we find that it stood at 15.15 Million shares traded. The 3-month trading volume is 27.94 Million shares.

Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) trade information

Sporting 0.56% in the green today, the stock has traded in the green over the last five days, with the highest price hit on Wednesday, Jun 24 when the HAL stock price touched $12.70- or saw a rise of 2.83%. Year-to-date, Halliburton Company shares have moved -49.57%, while the 5-day performance has seen it change -5.08%. Over the past 30 days, the shares of Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) have changed 5.02%. Short interest in the company has seen 48.43 Million shares shorted with days to cover at 1.73.

Halliburton Company (HAL) estimates and forecasts

Figures show that Halliburton Company shares have underperformed across the wider relevant industry. The company’s shares have lost -49.1% over the past 6 months, with this year growth rate of -116.13%, compared to -31.3% for the industry. Other than that, the company has, however, lowered its growth outlook for the 2020 fiscal year revenue. Growth estimates for the current quarter are -137.1% and -141.2% for the next quarter. Revenue growth from the last financial year stood is estimated to be -34.6%.

20 analysts offering their estimates for the company have set an average revenue estimate of $3.39 Billion for the current quarter. 20 have an estimated revenue figure of $3.13 Billion for the next quarter concluding in September 01, 2020. Year-ago sales stood $5.93 Billion and $5.55 Billion respectively for this quarter and the next, and analysts expect sales will grow by -42.9% for the current quarter and -43.6% for the next.

If we evaluate the company’s growth over the last 5-year and for the next 5-year period, we find that annual earnings growth was -18.3% over the past 5 years. Earnings growth for 2020 is a modest -170.5% while over the next 5 years, the company’s earnings are expected to increase by 0%.

HAL Dividends

Halliburton Company is expected to release its next earnings report between July 20 and July 20 this year, and investors are excited at the prospect of better dividends despite the company’s debt issue. The forward dividend is 0.18 at a share yield of 1.45%. The company’s dividend yield has gone up over the past 12 months, with a 5 Year Average Dividend Yield of 2.36%.

Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL)’s Major holders

Insiders own 0.35% of the company shares, while shares held by institutions stand at 83.29% with a share float percentage of 83.59%. Investors are also buoyed by the number of investors in a company, with Halliburton Company having a total of 1032 institutions that hold shares in the company. The top two institutional holders are Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) with over 99.67 Million shares worth more than $682.76 Million. As of March 30, 2020, Vanguard Group, Inc. (The) held 11.36% of shares outstanding.

The other major institutional holder is Blackrock Inc., with the holding of over 63.32 Million shares as of March 30, 2020. The firm’s total holdings are worth over $433.76 Million and represent 7.22% of shares outstanding.

Also the top two Mutual Funds that are holding company’s shares are Dodge & Cox Stock Fund and Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund. As of March 30, 2020, the former fund manager holds about 3.67% shares in the company for having 32210712 shares of worth $220.64 Million while later fund manager owns 24.49 Million shares of worth $167.77 Million as of March 30, 2020, which makes it owner of about 2.79% of company’s outstanding stock.