Ocean Rig UDW (ORIG) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Ocean Rig UDW (ORIG), hence the stock is down -59.52% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -9.66% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -59.57% and the stock has fallen -9.21% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 31.45% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 58.51%.The 200 Day SMA reached 52.94%. Ocean Rig UDW LLC has dropped 70.46% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at -52.88%.
Ocean Rig UDW (NASDAQ:ORIG): After opening at $0.8, the stock dipped to an intraday low of $0.7501 on Friday. However, the bulls stepped in to buy at lower levels and pushed the stock higher. The stock touched an intraday high of $0.84 and the buying power remained strong till the end. The stock closed at $0.7681 for the day, a gain of 9.57% for the day session. The total traded volume was 2,338,328. The stocks close on the previous trading day was $0.701.
Ocean Rig UDW Inc. is a Marshall Islands-registered international offshore drilling contractor. The Company provides oilfield services for offshore oil and gas exploration, development and production drilling. It specializes in the ultra-deepwater and harsh-environment segment of the offshore drilling industry. Ocean Rig owns and operates two ultra-deepwater semi-submersible offshore drilling rigs, the Leiv Eiriksson and the Eirik Raude, both based on the Companys Bingo 9000 design. In addition, in January 2011, the Company took delivery of the new build drillship Ocean Rig Corcovado from Samsung Heavy Industries in Korea. As of December 22, 2010, Ocean Rig UDW Inc. was majority owned by DryShips Inc., which held a 78% stake in the Company.