Notable Stock to Watch: McDermott International (NYSE:MDR)

McDermott International (NYSE:MDR) stock identified change of 39.07% away from 52-week low price and recently located move of -61.02% off 52-week high price. It has market worth of $1487.82M MDR stock has been recorded 4.77% away from 50 day moving average and -16.01% away from 200 day moving average. Moving closer, we can see that shares have been trading 15.61% off 20-day moving average.

On June 24, 2019, McDermott International (NYSE:MDR) announced  a large contract award from Saudi Aramco for engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) services in the Marjan and Zuluf fields, offshore Saudi Arabia.

The contract includes the full suite of EPCI services for the relocation of Control Rooms in Zuluf GOSP-4, Marjan GOSP 2 and 3 including the fabrication of new control rooms, boat landings and new jacket members, as well as the upgrade of all control systems as required.

McDermott’s extensive history with Saudi Aramco and our commitment to the continued growth of Saudi Arabia’s energy sector is reflected in this award, said Linh Austin, McDermott’s Senior Vice President, Middle East and North Africa. We have a long track record of executing similar upgrade projects and believe that by working closely with our clients we can offer industry leading solutions which are suited to this evolving market segment.

The project is scheduled to be fully executed from McDermott’s Al Khobar office and Dammam fabrication facility, in line with its strategic focus to strengthen In-Kingdom content.

Work on the project will begin immediately and the contract award will be reflected in McDermott’s second quarter 2019 backlog.

– McDermott defines a large contract as between USD $50 million and USD $250 million. The Basic Materials sector company, McDermott International noticed change of -1.44% to $8.22 along volume of 3959738 shares in recent session compared to an average volume of 4770.22K. The stock observed return of 8.02% in 5 days trading activity. The stock was at 32.58% over one month performance. MDR’s shares are at 17.26% for the quarter and driving a -59.71% return over the course of the past year and is now at 25.69% since this point in 2018.

The average volatility for the week at 3.84% and for month was at 4.91%. There are 181M shares outstanding and 179.72M shares are floated in market. Right now the stock beta is 2.94.


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