Transocean Ltd. [NYSE: RIG] price surged by 12.89 percent to reach at $0.29. The company report on December 1, 2020 that Transocean Ltd. Announces Amendments to Certain Financing Documents and Internal Reorganization Transactions to Resolve Allegations Contained in Purported Notices of Default.
Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG) announced that it, Transocean Inc. (together with Transocean Ltd., the “Company”) and certain of its subsidiaries executed amendments to certain of their financing documents and implemented certain internal reorganization transactions to resolve the allegations contained in the previously disclosed notices of alleged default (the “Notices”) with respect to Transocean Inc.’s 7.25% Senior Notes due 2025 (the “2025 Guaranteed Notes”) and 8.00% Senior Notes due 2027 (the “2027 Guaranteed Notes”).
Immediately following such transactions and amendments (the “Transactions”), the Transocean Mid Holdings Entities (as defined below) have been eliminated and the Transocean Holdings Entities (as defined below) directly hold the equity interests of the Transocean Asset Holdings Entities (as defined below), exactly as they did prior to the Company’s previously announced internal reorganization and exchange transactions (the “Prior Transactions”). As a result, any claim of an alleged breach under any of the Company’s existing financing documents in respect of a transfer of the assets of the Transocean Holdings Entities resulting from the Prior Transactions has been rendered moot and cured (to the extent it ever existed, which the Company continues to unequivocally reject.).
A sum of 71383137 shares traded at recent session while its average daily volume was at 32.87M shares. Transocean Ltd. shares reached a high of $2.57 and dropped to a low of $2.22 until finishing in the latest session at $2.54.
The one-year RIG stock forecast points to a potential downside of -32.29. The average equity rating for RIG stock is currently 3.50, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.
Guru’s Opinion on Transocean Ltd. [RIG]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for RIG shares is $1.92 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on RIG stock is a recommendation set at 3.50. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
Susquehanna have made an estimate for Transocean Ltd. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Neutral, with their previous recommendation back on September 16, 2020. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Evercore ISI raised their target price to In-line. The new note on the price target was released on August 06, 2020, representing the official price target for Transocean Ltd. stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Transocean Ltd. is set at 0.24, with the Price to Sales ratio for RIG stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 0.45. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 0.14, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 2.40.
RIG Stock Performance Analysis:
Transocean Ltd. [RIG] gain into the green zone at the end of the last week, gaining into a positive trend and gaining by 25.12. With this latest performance, RIG shares gained by 130.91% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 14.93% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -55.04% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for RIG stock in for the last two-week period is set at 79.43, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 80.83, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 75.99 for Transocean Ltd. [RIG]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 1.22, while it was recorded at 2.27 for the last single week of trading, and 1.52 for the last 200 days.
Insight into Transocean Ltd. Fundamentals:
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Transocean Ltd. [RIG] shares currently have an operating margin of -3.05 and a Gross Margin at +2.84. Transocean Ltd.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -38.32.
Return on Total Capital for RIG is now -0.45, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -5.73. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -10.05, with Return on Assets sitting at -5.04. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Transocean Ltd. [RIG] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 83.20. Additionally, RIG Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 45.41, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 40.94. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 78.01, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 42.58.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Transocean Ltd. [RIG] managed to generate an average of -$190,152 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 5.10 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.13.Transocean Ltd.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.80 and a Current Ratio set at 2.00.
RIG Stock EPS
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Transocean Ltd. posted -0.43/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at -0.3/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company fail the estimates by a Surprise Factor of -43.30%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for RIG. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Transocean Ltd. go to 4.80%.
Transocean Ltd. [RIG] Insider Position Details
There are presently around $752 million, or 49.50% of RIG stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of RIG stocks are: PRIMECAP MANAGEMENT CO/CA/ with ownership of 49,073,606, which is approximately -1.647% of the company’s market cap and around 5.75% of the total institutional ownership; VANGUARD GROUP INC, holding 44,555,720 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $100.25 million in RIG stocks shares; and BLACKROCK INC., currently with $89.72 million in RIG stock with ownership of nearly -42.715% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Transocean Ltd. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of November and at the time of the November reporting period, where 108 institutional holders increased their position in Transocean Ltd. [NYSE:RIG] by around 33,144,570 shares. Additionally, 159 investors decreased positions by around 96,241,339 shares, while 81 investors held positions by with 166,708,846 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 296,094,755 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. RIG stock had 35 new institutional investments in for a total of 11,806,481 shares, while 76 institutional investors sold positions of 18,590,253 shares during the same period.