Weatherford International (OTCMKTS:WFTIQ) vs. Drilling Tools International (NASDAQ:DTI) Head to Head Review

Drilling Tools International (NASDAQ:DTIGet Free Report) and Weatherford International (OTCMKTS:WFTIQGet Free Report) are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, risk, valuation, profitability, institutional ownership and dividends.


This table compares Drilling Tools International and Weatherford International’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Drilling Tools International 9.70% 20.30% 11.50%
Weatherford International -32.44% -57.14% -10.97%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings for Drilling Tools International and Weatherford International, as provided by

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Drilling Tools International 0 1 0 0 2.00
Weatherford International 0 0 0 0 N/A

Drilling Tools International currently has a consensus target price of $3.00, indicating a potential downside of 36.17%. Given Drilling Tools International’s higher possible upside, equities analysts clearly believe Drilling Tools International is more favorable than Weatherford International.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

2.8% of Drilling Tools International shares are owned by institutional investors. 14.7% of Drilling Tools International shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.1% of Weatherford International shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Drilling Tools International and Weatherford International’s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Drilling Tools International $152.03 million 0.92 $14.75 million N/A N/A
Weatherford International $3.69 billion 0.01 -$1.92 billion N/A N/A

Drilling Tools International has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Weatherford International.


Drilling Tools International beats Weatherford International on 8 of the 9 factors compared between the two stocks.

About Drilling Tools International

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Drilling Tools International Corporation provides oilfield equipment and services to oil and natural gas sectors in North America, Europe, and the Middle East. It offers downhole tool rentals, machining, and inspection services to support the global drilling and wellbore construction industry. The company also provides products are bottom hole assembly components, such as stabilizers, subs, non-magnetic and steel drill collars, hole openers, and roller reamers, as well as drill pipe and drill pipe accessories; ancillary equipment and handling tools to support its rental platform, including float valves, ring gauges, tool baskets, lift bail, lift subs, mud magnets, elevators, bracket and bail assemblies, slips, tongs, stabbing guides and safety clamps; and blowout preventers, and pressure control accessory equipment. In addition, it offers tool rental services, which consists of rental, inspection, machining, and repair services; rents downhole drilling tools used in horizontal and directional drilling of oil and natural gas; rents kellys, pip joints, work strings; maintains a fleet of rental equipment consisting of drill collars, stabilizers, crossover subs, wellbore conditioning tools, drill pipe, hevi-wate drill pipe, and tubing; rents surface control equipment, such as blowout preventers and handling tools; and provides downhole products for producing wells. Drilling Tools International Corporation is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

About Weatherford International

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Weatherford International Plc provides equipment and services to the oil and natural gas exploration and production industry. It operates through two segments: Western Hemisphere and Eastern Hemisphere. The firm’s products and services are Drilling and Evaluation, Production, Completions, and Well Construction. The company was founded in 1941 and is headquartered in Houston, TX.

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