Core Laboratories N.V. (CLB): Price and Financial Metrics

Core Laboratories N.V. (CLB): $23.40

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CLB Price/Volume Stats

Current price $23.40 52-week high $27.94
Prev. close $23.33 52-week low $15.09
Day low $23.10 Volume 200,500
Day high $23.57 Avg. volume 419,967
50-day MA $24.72 Dividend yield 0.16%
200-day MA $23.29 Market Cap 1.09B

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  • Momentum is the dimension where CLB ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 99.08% of US stocks.
  • CLB's strongest trending metric is Stability; it's been moving up over the last 143 days.
  • CLB ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 6th percentile.

CLB Stock Summary

  • Price to trailing twelve month operating cash flow for CLB is currently 45.71, higher than 92.22% of US stocks with positive operating cash flow.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for CORE LABORATORIES INC is higher than it is for about 80.6% of US stocks.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, CORE LABORATORIES INC is reporting a growth rate of 74.7%; that's higher than 85.39% of US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to CORE LABORATORIES INC are LLAP, SHLS, COOK, SWIM, and GSHD.
  • Visit CLB's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

CLB Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Energy stock, CLB's EV/EBIT ratio is 218.71% higher, now standing at 24.7.
  • Over the past 243 months, CLB's price/sales ratio has gone up 1.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CLB.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CLB 2023-09-14 2.3 5.4 29.3 24.7
CLB 2023-09-13 2.2 5.3 28.8 24.3
CLB 2023-09-12 2.3 5.6 30.2 25.3
CLB 2023-09-11 2.3 5.5 30.2 25.3
CLB 2023-09-08 2.4 5.6 30.4 25.4
CLB 2023-09-07 2.4 5.7 30.9 25.8

CLB Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 58.65%.
  • The 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at 66.87%.
  • The 4 year price growth rate now stands at -86.7%.
CLB's revenue has moved down $109,166,000 over the prior 70 months.

The table below shows CLB's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 489.735 24.956 19.453
2022-09-30 487.303 18.899 15.39
2022-06-30 479.322 25.001 8.74
2022-03-31 477.169 33.882 9.734
2021-12-31 470.252 36.579 19.727
2021-09-30 458.862 17.579 30.576

CLB's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • CLB has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 82.88% of graded US stocks.
  • CLB's asset turnover comes in at 0.785 -- ranking 22nd of 136 Petroleum and Natural Gas stocks.
  • CKX, RES, and NESR are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with CLB.

The table below shows CLB's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.785 0.218 0.083
2021-06-30 0.762 0.223 0.090
2021-03-31 0.752 0.224 0.064
2020-12-31 0.805 0.231 -0.109
2020-09-30 0.808 0.237 -0.107
2020-06-30 0.847 0.248 -0.076

CLB Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CLB, see our CLB price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $30.85 Average Broker Recommendation 1.95 (Hold)

Core Laboratories N.V. (CLB) Company Bio

Core Laboratories provides proprietary and patented reservoir description, production enhancement, and reservoir management services used to optimize petroleum reservoir performance. The company was founded in 1936 and is based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

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Yahoo | September 28, 2023

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Equinor (EQNR) inks a 5-year strategic gas supply deal with OMV, in a bid for energy security that promises 12 TWh of natural gas supply for Europe.

Yahoo | September 28, 2023

Halliburton (HAL) Unveils PulseStar for Efficient Data Streaming

Halliburton's (HAL) PulseStar, an advanced telemetry service, revolutionizes well delivery with AI-driven data transmission.

Yahoo | September 28, 2023

Unveiling Core Laboratories' True Worth: Is It Priced Right? A Comprehensive Guide

Delving into the intrinsic value of Core Laboratories (CLB) to determine if it is fairly valued

Yahoo | September 27, 2023

BP Joins Forces With Harmony Energy for Battery Storage Projects

BP signs an agreement with Harmony Energy for pioneering two battery storage projects, set to revolutionize grid stability.

Yahoo | September 27, 2023

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CLB Price Returns

1-mo N/A
3-mo 8.03%
6-mo N/A
1-year 49.40%
3-year 58.07%
5-year -78.92%
YTD 15.59%
2022 -8.97%
2021 -15.73%
2020 -29.05%
2019 -34.35%
2018 -44.49%

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