Flotek Stock Buy Hold or Sell Recommendation


USD 1.07  0.01  0.93%   

Considering the 90-day investment horizon and your above-average risk tolerance, our recommendation regarding Flotek Industries is 'Hold'. Macroaxis provides Flotek Industries buy-hold-or-sell recommendation only in the context of selected investment horizon and investor attitude towards risk assumed by holding FTK positions. The advice algorithm takes into account all of Flotek Industries' available fundamental, technical, and predictive indicators you will find on this site.
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Analyst Consensus

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Reporting Quality (M-Score)

Unlikely ManipulatorDetails
For the selected time horizon Flotek Industries has a Risk Adjusted Performance of (0.07), Jensen Alpha of (0.030092), Total Risk Alpha of 0.262 and Treynor Ratio of (0.17)
We provide trade advice to complement the prevailing expert consensus on Flotek Industries. Our dynamic recommendation engine uses a multidimensional algorithm to analyze the company's potential to grow using all technical and fundamental data available at the time. To make sure Flotek Industries is not overpriced, please confirm all Flotek Industries fundamentals, including its price to book, current ratio, retained earnings, as well as the relationship between the net income and price to earnings to growth . Given that Flotek Industries is a hitting penny stock territory we advise to closely look at its number of shares shorted.

Flotek Industries Trading Alerts and Improvement Suggestions

Flotek Industries generated a negative expected return over the last 90 days
Flotek Industries has high historical volatility and very poor performance
Flotek Industries has some characteristics of a very speculative penny stock
Flotek Industries was previously known as FLOTEK INDUSTRIES INC and was traded on New York Stock Exchange under the symbol FLTK.
The company reported the last year's revenue of 43.27 M. Reported Net Loss for the year was (30.53 M) with profit before taxes, overhead, and interest of 3.26 M.
Flotek Industries has about 11.53 M in cash with (25.84 M) of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 0.15.
Flotek Industries has a poor financial position based on the latest SEC disclosures
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Flotek Industries current analysts advice

We track the performance of the top 100 financial experts across various large and mid-size financial boutiques. Flotek analyst recommendations are determined by taking all analyst recommendations and averaging them as Strong Buy, Buy, Hold, Strong Sell or Sell. There is no one specific way to measure analysis performance other than comparing it to the past results via a very sophisticated attribution analysis. Flotek analyst consensus and target price projections should be used in combination with other traditional techniques such as stock price forecasting, technical analysis, earnings estimate, and various momentum models.
Target Mean Price2.00
Target Median Price2.00
Target High Price3.00
Recommendation Mean2.50
Number Of Analyst Opinions2
Target Low Price1.00
The consensus estimates and target price estimation comprises individual analyst assessments, and may or may not mutch the Macroaxis buy or sell advice. It is determined by taking an average of all analyst recommendations and classifying them as Strong Buy, Buy, Hold, or Sell.

Flotek Industries Returns Distribution Density

The distribution of Flotek Industries' historical returns is an attempt to chart the future uncertainty of Flotek Industries' future price movements. The chart of the probability distribution of Flotek Industries stock daily returns describes the distribution of returns around its average expected value. We use Flotek Industries price's Value At Risk and its Upside Potential as a relative measure of the distribution. The graph of the distribution of Flotek Industries returns is essential to provide solid investment advice for Flotek Industries stock.
Mean Return-0.28Value At Risk-10.2
Potential Upside7.58Standard Deviation5.19
 Return Density 
Investment risk management requires an estimate of the probability of extreme price changes. Therefore, the correct representation of the distribution of Flotek Industries historical returns presented in an easy-to-digest graphical form helps investors and money managers understand the risk-reward trade-off of different investement strategies.

Flotek Industries Cash Flow Accounts

201720182019202020212022 (projected)
Capital Expenditure(3.96 M)(3.77 M)(2.79 M)(1.32 M)112 K120.84 K
Depreciation Amortization and Accretion9.77 M9.22 M9.21 M3.77 M1.29 M1.32 M
Net Cash Flow or Change in Cash and Cash Equivalents(239 K)(1.54 M)98.19 M(61.91 M)(26 M)(26.68 M)
Net Cash Flow Business Acquisitions and Disposals18.49 M1.67 M155.5 M(16.38 M)(18.83 M)(19.33 M)
Issuance Purchase of Equity Shares(6.26 M)168 K(212 K)462 K80 K82.11 K
Issuance Repayment of Debt Securities(21.03 M)21.67 M(49.78 M)4.72 M(62 K)(66.89 K)
Net Cash Flow from Financing(27.29 M)21.48 M(49.99 M)3.73 M(372 K)(401.37 K)
Net Cash Flow from Investing14.53 M(2.11 M)152.71 M(17.7 M)112 K114.95 K
Net Cash Flow from Operations12.35 M(20.82 M)(4.54 M)(47.84 M)(25.84 M)(26.52 M)
Effect of Exchange Rate Changes on Cash151 K(88 K)5 K(102 K)100 K107.89 K
Share Based Compensation12.63 M7.76 M4.26 M3.04 M3.76 M5.49 M

Flotek Industries Greeks

Most traded equities are subject to two types of risk - systematic (i.e., market) and unsystematic (i.e., nonmarket or company-specific) risk. Unsystematic risk is the risk that events specific to Flotek Industries or Energy sector will adversely affect the stock's price. This type of risk can be diversified away by owning several different stocks in different industries whose stock prices have shown a small correlation to each other. On the other hand, systematic risk is the risk that Flotek Industries stock's price will be affected by overall stock market movements and cannot be diversified away. So, no matter how many positions you have, you cannot eliminate market risk. However, you can measure a Flotek stock's historical response to market movements and buy it if you are comfortable with its volatility direction. Beta and standard deviation are two commonly used measures to help you make the right decision.
Alpha over DOW
Beta against DOW1.72
Overall volatility
Information ratio -0.03

Flotek Industries Volatility Alert

Flotek Industries exhibits very low volatility with skewness of -0.8 and kurtosis of 1.62. However, we advise investors to further study Flotek Industries technical indicators to make sure all market info is available and is reliable. Flotek Industries is a potential penny stock. Although Flotek Industries may be in fact a good instrument to invest, many penny stocks are speculative in nature and are subject to artificial price hype. Please make sure you totally understand the upside potential and downside risk of investing in Flotek Industries. We encourage investors to look for the signals such us email spams, message board hypes, claims of breakthroughs, volume upswings, sudden news releases, promotions that are not reported, or demotions released before SEC filings. Please also check biographies and work history of current and past company officers before investing in high volatility instruments, penny stocks, or equities with microcap classification. You can indeed make money on Flotek instrument if you perfectly time your entry and exit. However, remember that penny stocks that have been the subject of an artificial hype usually unable to maintain its increased share price for more than just a few days. The price of a promoted high volatility instrument will almost always revert back. The only way to increase shareholder value is through legitimate performance backed up by solid fundamentals.

Flotek Industries Fundamentals Vs Peers

Comparing Flotek Industries' fundamentals to the average values of its peers is one of the most widely used and accepted methods of equity analyses. It helps to analyze Flotek Industries' direct or indirect competition across all of the common fundamentals between Flotek Industries and the related equities. This way, we can detect undervalued stocks with similar characteristics as Flotek Industries or determine the stocks which would be an excellent addition to an existing portfolio. Peer analysis of Flotek Industries' fundamental indicators could also be used in its relative valuation, which is a method of valuing Flotek Industries by comparing valuation metrics with those of similar companies.
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FundamentalsFlotek IndustriesPeer Average
Return On Equity(90.63) %(0.31) %
Return On Asset(21.49) %(0.14) %
Profit Margin(70.55) %(1.27) %
Operating Margin(54.22) %(5.51) %
Current Valuation100.55 M16.62 B
Shares Outstanding79.62 M571.82 M
Shares Owned by Insiders7.03 %10.09 %
Shares Owned by Institutions38.16 %39.21 %
Number of Shares Shorted3.44 M4.71 M
Price to Earning5.14 X28.72 X
Price to Book2.09 X9.51 X
Price to Sales2.04 X11.42 X
Revenue43.27 M9.43 B
Gross Profit3.26 M27.38 B
EBITDA(22.45 M)3.9 B
Net Income(30.53 M)570.98 M
Cash and Equivalents11.53 M2.7 B
Cash per Share0.15 X5.01 X
Total Debt13.26 M5.32 B
Debt to Equity0.66 %48.70 %
Current Ratio2.27 X2.16 X
Book Value Per Share0.53 X1.93 K
Cash Flow from Operations(25.84 M)971.22 M
Short Ratio5.31 X4.00 X
Earnings Per Share(0.47) X3.12 X
Price to Earnings To Growth(0.87) X4.89 X
Number of Employees13118.84 K
Market Capitalization88.38 M19.03 B
Total Asset403.09 M29.47 B
Retained Earnings(144.8 M)9.33 B
Working Capital84.74 M1.48 B
Current Asset151.74 M9.34 B
   Purchase by Harshavardhan Agadi of 20000 shares of Flotek Industries [view details]

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 2019 2020 2021 2022 (projected)
Receivables15.64 M11.76 M13.3 M13.65 M
Inventories21.7 M11.84 M9.45 M9.7 M

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Is Flotek Industries' industry expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of Flotek Industries. If investors know Flotek will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about Flotek Industries listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.
Market Capitalization
82 M
Quarterly Revenue Growth YOY
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The market value of Flotek Industries is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of Flotek that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of Flotek Industries' value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is Flotek Industries' true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because Flotek Industries' market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect Flotek Industries' underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between Flotek Industries' value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine Flotek Industries value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Flotek Industries' price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.