US Well Services Inc.’s stock fell on Wednesday, March 10, 2021, after a market leader in electric fracture stimulation services and provider of hydraulic-fracturing services released its financial results for the full-year and fourth quarter of 2020 which missed the estimates.
Fourth Quarter 2020 Financial Summary
- The company revenue was increased by 9% in the fourth quarter to$48.1.
- It experienced an increase in costs of services (excluding depreciation and amortization,) and it was $42.5 million for the fourth quarter.
- SG&A expense was $13.3 million for the reported quarter.
- The company’s net loss increased to $29.2 million. Adjusted EBITDA declined to $4.8 million.
Full-Year 2020 Financial highlights
- The company revenue decreased by 53% to $244.0 million for the year ended December 31, 2020.
- The reduction in revenue is due to the pandemic as told by the company.
- The company was able to reduce costs of services, excluding depreciation and amortization by 51% to $187.8 million from $384.0 million in 2019.
- It’s Selling, general and administrative expense (“SG&A”) increased to $43.6 million for the reported year, compared to 31.9 million in 2019.
- The company suffered a Net loss of 235.7 million for the full-year 2020 as compared to $93.9 million for 2019.
- The Adjusted EBITDA was $31.1 million.
- The company had six active frac fleets by the end of the year 2020.
- The company completed 3,168 frac stages during the fourth quarter of 2020.
- The company had 416 frac days and 5,121 pumping hours in the fourth quarter of 2020.
USWS Received Nasdaq Listing Extension
Earlier on February 17, 2021, the company requested for an extension of time to demonstrate compliance with the Listing rule was approved by the Nasdaq Hearings Panel. It received a notice from Nasdaq on December 29, 2020, stating that the company USWS had not regained compliance with the Minimum Bid Price Rule and Nasdaq’s staff had determined to delist the company’s common stock from Nasdaq. USWS appealed against the staff recommendation to the Nasdaq panel. The company received relief and it continued its stock listing on Nasdaq with an exception to the minimum bid price rule.