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Last $2.62 USD
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Volume 1.3M
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Parker Drilling Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides contract drilling and drilling-related services and rental tools in the United States, Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, the Asia Pacific, Europe, and the Commonwealth of Independent States. It operates in five segments: Rental Tools; U.S. Barge Drilling; U.S. Drilling; International Drilling; and Technical Services. The company operates barge rigs for drilling oil and natural gas in the shallow waters in and along the inland waterways and coasts of Louisiana, Alabama, and Texas, as well as drills geologically difficult wells and manages the logistical and technological challenges of operating in remote, harsh, and ecologically sensitive areas. The company also provides rental tools and services for land and offshore oil and natural gas drilling, workover, and production applications, such as drill collars, standard and heavy-weight drill pipes, tubing, and pressure control equipment, including blow-out preventers; and services, such as fishing, tubular running, inspection, and machine shop support. In addition, it provides technical services, such as engineering and related project services during front end engineering design (FEED), pre-FEED, and concept development phases of customer-owned drilling facility projects; engineering, procurement, construction, and installation services; operations and maintenance services; and other project management services, including labor, maintenance, and logistics for operators who own their own drilling rigs. The company serves independent and national oil and natural gas companies, and integrated service providers. Parker Drilling Company was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

3,443 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/25/15
Founded in 1934

parker drilling co (PKD) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman of The Board, Chief Executive Office...
Total Annual Compensation: $627.7K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $370.2K
Senior Vice President of Europe, Middle East ...
Total Annual Compensation: $390.9K
Chief Administrative Officer, Senior Vice Pre...
Total Annual Compensation: $378.2K
Chief Technical Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $305.5K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

parker drilling co (PKD) Key Developments

Parker Drilling Seeks Acquisitions

Parker Drilling Co. (NYSE:PKD) is seeking acquisitions. Chris Weber, Chief Financial Officer, said, "Well construction and well intervention aren't as large, so those are areas that we are looking at ways to grow further. And bolt-on acquisitions could be an opportunity there as well as organic."

Parker Drilling Co. Presents at Barclays High Yield Bond and Syndicated Loan Conference, Jun-11-2015 07:30 AM

Parker Drilling Co. Presents at Barclays High Yield Bond and Syndicated Loan Conference, Jun-11-2015 07:30 AM. Venue: The Broadmoor Hotel, 1 Lake Avenue, Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States. Speakers: Christopher T. Weber, Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President.

Parker Drilling Co. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015

Parker Drilling Co. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the period, the company’s revenues were $204,076,000 against $229,225,000 a year ago. Total operating income was $15,871,000 against $19,770,000 a year ago. Income before income tax was $3,596,000 against loss of $21,015,000 a year ago. Net income attributable to controlling interest was $3,222,000 against loss of $12,549,000 a year ago. Basic and diluted earnings per share were $0.03 against loss of $0.10 a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $53,413,000 against $54,079,000 a year ago. Capital expenditures year-to-date through March 31, 2015 was $33.5 million.


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