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Halliburton Co

Halliburton Co is a oil & gas equipment & service company located in Texas, United States, which is part of the Energy sector, and is traded under the ticker HAL on the NYSE exchange.

Halliburton Co stock last closed at $36.82, down 5.27% from the previous day, and has increased 63.06% in one year. It has overperformed other stocks in the Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry by 0.29 percentage points. Halliburton Co stock is currently +74.79% from its 52-week low of $21.07, and -16.3% from its 52-week high of $43.99.

As of Dec 5, 2022, there are 908.05M shares of HAL outstanding. The market cap of HAL is $33.43B. In the past 24 hours, 10.76M HAL shares were traded.

How to Buy Halliburton Co Stock

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  1. Figure out where to buy Halliburton Co stock: You need to pick an online brokerage, but don't worry - we've sifted through dozens of online stock brokerages and apps to help you determine where to buy Halliburton Co stock.
  2. Sign up for your brokerage account: Sign up for 0% fee trading with the highest-rated brokerage we've found. It's the best place to buy HAL stock.
  3. Deposit money your investment account: Select your payment method and add your details.
  4. Evaluate Halliburton Co stock: The Halliburton Co ticker symbol is HAL. Is Halliburton Co stock a good investment? Should you buy shares of HAL? How do HAL's underlying business fundamentals look? Do top analysts think Halliburton Co is a good buy? Why has HAL's stock price moved recently? (Hint: Our stock market analysis website can help you decide if HAL is a good stock to buy).
  5. Execute your HAL trade: Decide if you will purchase HAL shares at the current market price or use a limit order to buy HAL shares at a specific price.
  6. Watch your HAL position: Create a watchlist to key updates about your position in Halliburton Co stock.

Step 1: Figure out where to buy Halliburton Co stock

You will need a brokerage account to access the NYSE market and buy HAL shares.

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Step 2: Sign up for your brokerage account

Now that you've chosen the right brokerage, it's time to fill out some personal info so you can invest in HAL stock today.

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Step 4: Evaluate Halliburton Co stock

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Halliburton Co shares data

HAL Price
$36.82
1w %
2.62%
1y %
63.06%
5y %
-15.61%
P/E
19.08x
P/B
4.39x
P/S
1.76x
PEG
0.96x
Revenue
$18.99B
Earnings
$1.74B
Fore. Rev. Growth
9.43%
Fore. Earn. Growth
19.86%
Market Cap
$33.43B
Next Earnings
Jan 23, 2023
Next Dividend
Dec 21, 2022

Halliburton Co Overview

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You can see all of the due diligence checks on HAL's stock page.

Is HAL stock properly valued?

Investors use a variety of different financial metrics, analyses, models, and charts to gauge HAL's intrinsic value.

Using relative valuations ratios:

  • HAL could be undervalued based on its P/E ratio of 19.08x, relative to Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry P/E ratio of 48.15x
  • HAL may be overvalued based on its P/B ratio of 4.39x, relative to Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry P/B ratio of 2.94x
  • HAL could be undervalued based on its PEG ratio of 0.96x

You can access more valuation analysis on HAL's stock here.

HAL Financials at a glance

Passed Financial Due Diligence Checks:

  • There are more short-term assets than long-term liabilities on the HAL balance sheet.
  • HAL earnings of $2.08B is not sufficient to cover its interest payments.
  • There are more short-term assets than short-term liabilities on the HAL balance sheet.
  • HAL profit margin has gone up from 2.8% to 9.2% in the past year.

Failed Financial Due Diligence Checks:

  • HAL has a relatively high debt to equity ratio of 1.96.
  • Total HAL debt is higher than 5 years ago, relative to shareholder equity.
  • HAL's operating cash flow of $1.76B allows it to safely service it's debt of $8.95B.

Is it a good time to buy HAL stock, according to Wall Street analysts?

Out of 12 sell side analysts who research HAL, the consensus analyst rating on Halliburton Co is a Strong Buy

Should I buy or sell HAL stock?

Based on 12 analysts offering ratings for Halliburton Co.
Strong Buy
Strong Buy
10 analysts 83.33%
Buy
1 analysts 8.33%
Hold
1 analysts 8.33%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

Latest HAL Analyst Recommendations

Luke Lemoine, a bottom 16% analyst from Piper Sandler maintains HAL with a strong buy rating and raises their HAL price target from $43.00 to $48.00, on Nov 18, 2022.

Connor Lynagh, a top 22% analyst from Morgan Stanley maintains HAL with a strong buy rating and raises their HAL price target from $50.00 to $53.00, on Nov 9, 2022.

David Anderson, a bottom 8% analyst from Barclays maintains HAL with a strong buy rating and raises their HAL price target from $53.00 to $54.00, on Oct 26, 2022.

Keith Mackey, a top 13% analyst from RBC Capital maintains HAL with a buy rating and raises their HAL price target from $44.00 to $45.00, on Oct 26, 2022.

Roger Read, a top 2% analyst from Wells Fargo upgrades HAL to a strong buy rating and announces their HAL price target of $52.00, on Oct 26, 2022.

You can dive deeper into what analysts are forecasting on the Halliburton Co stock forecast page.

HAL Trading Indicators

SMA10
37.1
SMA20
37.61
SMA50
33.74
SMA100
31.34
SMA200
33.67
MACD
0.79
MACD Signal
1.02
MACD Histogram
-0.22
RSI
51.5
Stochastic %K
72.17
Stochastic %D
71.81
StochRSI %K
45.5
StochRSI %D
49.2

HAL Growth Numbers

Last year, HAL earnings were $1.74B. Over the last 5 year, HAL's earnings have grown by 50.5% per year. This was faster than the Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry average of 22.38%.

Last year, HAL revenue was $18.99B. In the last 5 year, HAL's revenue has increased by 0.31% per year. This was slower than the Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry average of 3.13%.

Learn more about HAL's earnings and revenue performance here.

What are HAL insiders up to?

In the past year, insiders at HAL have sold more shares than they have bought.

Lawrence J. Pope, EVP Administration CHRO of HAL, was the latest HAL insider to sell. They sold $1,997,500.00 worth of HAL shares on Nov 8, 2022.

Learn more about who owns HAL stock here.

Does HAL provide a stable income stream?

Halliburton Co pays a dividend of 1.1%, compared to the Oil & Gas Equipment & Services industry's average dividend yield of 2.95%. If you owned $1,000 worth of HAL stock, you would have been paid $11.00 last year.

Halliburton Co dividend payments have consistently grown over the past decade but have not remained stable.

Get more analysis about Halliburton Co dividend yield and history here.

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Step 5: Execute your HAL trade

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  • Market order: A market order is an order to buy or sell a stock at the best available price.
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  • Limit order: A limit order lets you buy or sell a security at a specific price (or better).
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Step 6: Watch your HAL position

Now that you own some shares in HAL, you'll want to stay up-to-date on your stock purchase.

Add HAL to a watchlist to keep track of your HAL stock.

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How to Buy Stock in Halliburton Co

To reiterate, here are the 6 steps to buy stock in Halliburton Co:

  1. Figure out where to buy Halliburton Co stock
  2. Sign up for your brokerage account
  3. Deposit money your investment account
  4. Evaluate Halliburton Co stock
  5. Execute your HAL trade
  6. Watch your HAL position

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NYSE: HAL
$36.82-2.05 (-5.27%)
Updated Dec 5, 2022
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NYSE: HAL
$36.82-2.05 (-5.27%)
Updated Dec 5, 2022
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FAQ

How much does it cost to buy one Halliburton Co share?

As of Dec 5, 2022, it costs $36.82 to buy one share of Halliburton Co stock.

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Is now a good time to buy Halliburton Co stock?

According to 12 Wall Street analysts who monitor Halliburton Co, their consensus recommendation is to buy Halliburton Co stock.

What is the best way to buy Halliburton Co stock?

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