Helmerich & Payne, Inc. to Post Q2 2025 Earnings of $0.92 Per Share, Seaport Res Ptn Forecasts (NYSE:HP)

Helmerich & Payne, Inc. (NYSE:HPFree Report) – Equities researchers at Seaport Res Ptn issued their Q2 2025 earnings estimates for Helmerich & Payne in a research report issued to clients and investors on Saturday, May 11th. Seaport Res Ptn analyst T. Curran forecasts that the oil and gas company will post earnings of $0.92 per share for the quarter. The consensus estimate for Helmerich & Payne’s current full-year earnings is $3.56 per share. Seaport Res Ptn also issued estimates for Helmerich & Payne’s Q3 2025 earnings at $0.82 EPS, Q4 2025 earnings at $0.95 EPS, FY2025 earnings at $3.28 EPS and Q1 2026 earnings at $1.06 EPS.

Helmerich & Payne (NYSE:HPGet Free Report) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, April 25th. The oil and gas company reported $0.84 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.85 by ($0.01). The company had revenue of $687.94 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $682.51 million. Helmerich & Payne had a return on equity of 13.21% and a net margin of 12.84%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 10.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $1.26 EPS.

Several other research analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. Susquehanna dropped their target price on Helmerich & Payne from $52.00 to $50.00 and set a “positive” rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, April 26th. Piper Sandler dropped their price objective on shares of Helmerich & Payne from $44.00 to $39.00 and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a report on Monday, May 6th. Citigroup upped their target price on shares of Helmerich & Payne from $40.00 to $42.00 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Tuesday, April 16th. Benchmark reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Helmerich & Payne in a research note on Thursday, April 25th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada upped their price objective on Helmerich & Payne from $46.00 to $48.00 and gave the stock a “sector perform” rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 31st. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat, Helmerich & Payne presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $42.00.

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Helmerich & Payne Stock Performance

Shares of HP opened at $39.02 on Tuesday. The firm has a market capitalization of $3.85 billion, a P/E ratio of 11.15, a PEG ratio of 1.87 and a beta of 1.51. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.19, a current ratio of 2.16 and a quick ratio of 1.92. Helmerich & Payne has a one year low of $30.69 and a one year high of $46.55. The business has a fifty day moving average of $40.81 and a 200 day moving average of $38.41.

Institutional Trading of Helmerich & Payne

Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Headlands Technologies LLC bought a new stake in Helmerich & Payne in the first quarter worth $33,000. Principal Securities Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Helmerich & Payne in the fourth quarter valued at $35,000. Hexagon Capital Partners LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Helmerich & Payne by 514.4% in the 1st quarter. Hexagon Capital Partners LLC now owns 940 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $40,000 after acquiring an additional 787 shares during the last quarter. Covestor Ltd boosted its stake in shares of Helmerich & Payne by 253.4% during the 1st quarter. Covestor Ltd now owns 940 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock worth $40,000 after purchasing an additional 674 shares during the period. Finally, Whittier Trust Co. grew its holdings in Helmerich & Payne by 94.9% during the 1st quarter. Whittier Trust Co. now owns 1,222 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock valued at $51,000 after purchasing an additional 595 shares during the last quarter. 96.05% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Insider Activity

In related news, CFO Mark W. Smith sold 16,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, April 29th. The stock was sold at an average price of $40.49, for a total transaction of $647,840.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief financial officer now owns 144,870 shares in the company, valued at $5,865,786.30. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. In other Helmerich & Payne news, SVP Cara M. Hair sold 9,910 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, April 29th. The stock was sold at an average price of $40.22, for a total transaction of $398,580.20. Following the completion of the transaction, the senior vice president now owns 137,764 shares in the company, valued at approximately $5,540,868.08. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. Also, CFO Mark W. Smith sold 16,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Monday, April 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of $40.49, for a total transaction of $647,840.00. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 144,870 shares in the company, valued at approximately $5,865,786.30. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Company insiders own 4.38% of the company’s stock.

Helmerich & Payne Dividend Announcement

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, May 31st. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 17th will be issued a dividend of $0.42 per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 16th. This represents a $1.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.31%. Helmerich & Payne’s dividend payout ratio is presently 28.57%.

Helmerich & Payne Company Profile

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Founded in 1920, Helmerich & Payne, Inc (H&P) (NYSE: HP) is committed to delivering industry leading levels of drilling productivity and reliability. H&P operates with the highest level of integrity, safety and innovation to deliver superior results for its customers and returns for shareholders.

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