Dawson Geophysical Company Company Profile (NASDAQ:DWSN)

About Dawson Geophysical Company

Dawson Geophysical Company logoDawson Geophysical Company, formerly TGC Industries, Inc., is a provider of onshore seismic data acquisition and processing services with operations throughout the United States and Canada. The Company acquires and processes two-dimensional (2-D), three-dimensional (3-D) and multi-component seismic data for its clients, ranging from oil and gas companies to independent oil and gas operators, as well as providers of multi-client data libraries. It operates through contract seismic data acquisition and processing services segment. It operates approximately 10 seismic crews, consisting of over eight crews in the United States and approximately two crews in Canada, and a seismic data processing center. It owns equipment for over 20 land-based seismic data acquisition crews, approximately 220 vibrator energy source units, over 248,000 recording channels and approximately 20 central recording systems.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: DWSN
  • CUSIP: 23935910
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $7.88
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $7.90
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $7.58
  • 52-Week Range: $3.07 - $9.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -8.89
  • P/E Growth: -0.10
  • Market Cap: $173.06M
  • Outstanding Shares: 21,632,000
  • Beta: 1.25
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -23.70%
  • Return on Equity: -19.25%
  • Return on Assets: -16.77%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 5.16%
  • Quick Ratio: 5.16%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $8.00 (0.00% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/25/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
3/3/2015WunderlichLower Price TargetHold$12.00 -> $6.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/9/2017        
11/3/2016Q316($0.38)($0.57)$32.93 million$28.12 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/10/2016Q1($0.35)($0.40)$73.70 million$47.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/14/2016Q415($0.27)($0.23)$74.02 million$55.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315($0.42)($0.13)$57.87 million$62.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2015Q215($0.40)($0.55)$37.28 million$43.34 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/18/2015Q1($0.29)($0.37)$76.77 million$73.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2014Q414($0.17)($0.49)$63.30 million$62.57 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q314$0.35($0.94)$80.23 million$54.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q214$0.50$0.20$77.25 million$76.77 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q114$0.10($0.36)$66.68 million$68.18 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/13/2013Q413($0.08)($0.35)$51.43 million$69.67 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q3 2013$0.41$0.50$80.18 million$75.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q2 2013$0.41$0.78$81.48 million$83.35 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/8/2013Q1 2013$0.29$0.36$75.57 million$76.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/14/2012Q412$0.32$0.15$75.34 million$73.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2012$0.49$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2012$0.45$0.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2012$0.28$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2011$0.26$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2011($0.24)($0.62)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2011($0.20)($0.21)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.83 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.90 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/13/2014quarterly$0.082.03%11/20/201411/24/201412/8/2014
8/6/2014quarterly$0.081.34%8/13/20148/15/20148/29/2014
5/7/2014quarterly$0.081.23%5/14/20145/16/20145/30/2014
2/5/2014special$0.082/12/20142/14/20142/24/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 7.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 70.41%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/15/2016James W ThomasEVPSell10,000$7.65$76,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2016Allen T McinnesDirectorSell3,990$7.02$28,009.80View SEC Filing  
6/3/2016James W ThomasEVPSell10,662$7.48$79,751.76View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014C Ray TobiasCOOSell2,500$28.96$72,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Craig CooperDirectorBuy10,000$29.07$290,700.00View SEC Filing  
2/14/2013C Ray TobiasCOOSell2,500$32.13$80,325.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2012Tim C ThompsonDirectorSell1,000$21.98$21,980.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN)
DateHeadline
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Dawson Geophysical Co. : December 16, 2016 (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.capitalcube.com - December 16 at 5:20 PM
News IconHow Dawson Geophysical Company (DWSN) Stacks Up Against Its Peers (NASDAQ:DWSN)
feedproxy.google.com - December 16 at 12:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDAWSON GEOPHYSICAL CO Financials (NASDAQ:DWSN)
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 4:50 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Dawson Geophysical Co. : November 7, 2016 (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.capitalcube.com - November 7 at 4:33 PM
marketexclusive.com logoDawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN) Files An 8-K Reports Third Quarter 2016 (NASDAQ:DWSN)
marketexclusive.com - November 5 at 4:47 PM
capitalcube.com logoDawson Geophysical Co. :DWSN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : November 4, 2016 (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.capitalcube.com - November 4 at 3:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of DWSN earnings conference call or presentation 3-Nov-16 2:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:DWSN)
finance.yahoo.com - November 4 at 10:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDawson Geophysical reports 3Q loss (NASDAQ:DWSN)
finance.yahoo.com - November 3 at 4:26 PM
fool.com logoOil Market Weakness Keeps Hurting Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.fool.com - November 3 at 9:04 AM
publicnow.com logoDawson Geophysical to Issue Third Quarter 2016 Results and Hold Investor Conference Call (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.publicnow.com - October 27 at 8:48 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Dawson Geophysical Co. : October 14, 2016 (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.capitalcube.com - October 14 at 4:38 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-Dawson Geophysical says entered amendment to amended and restated loan and security deal with Sovereign Bank (NASDAQ:DWSN)
feeds.reuters.com - October 6 at 5:41 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoDAWSON GEOPHYSICAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial (NASDAQ:DWSN)
biz.yahoo.com - October 6 at 4:41 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Dawson Geophysical Co. : September 7, 2016 (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.capitalcube.com - September 7 at 4:51 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoDAWSON GEOPHYSICAL CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:DWSN)
biz.yahoo.com - August 9 at 7:57 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Dawson Geophysical Co. : August 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.capitalcube.com - August 8 at 4:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Hornbeck (HOS) Could Be Positioned for a Slump (NASDAQ:DWSN)
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 9:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of DWSN earnings conference call or presentation 4-Aug-16 2:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:DWSN)
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 4:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of DWSN earnings conference call or presentation 4-Aug-16 2:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:DWSN)
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 4:47 PM
capitalcube.com logoDawson Geophysical Co. :DWSN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 5, 2016 (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.capitalcube.com - August 5 at 4:47 PM
capitalcube.com logoDawson Geophysical Co. :DWSN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 5, 2016 (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.capitalcube.com - August 5 at 4:47 PM
fool.com logoOil Prices and Weather Weigh Down Dawson Geophysical's Q2 Results (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.fool.com - August 4 at 1:13 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoDawson Geophysical reports 2Q loss (NASDAQ:DWSN)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 8:01 AM
publicnow.com logoDawson Geophysical Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.publicnow.com - August 4 at 8:01 AM
News IconDawson Geophysical to Difficulty Second Quarter 2016 Outcomes & Hold Investor Conference Call. South Carolina SC (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.southcarolinasc.com - July 28 at 9:10 PM
publicnow.com logoDawson Geophysical to Issue Second Quarter 2016 Results and Hold Investor Conference Call (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.publicnow.com - July 28 at 5:08 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Dawson Geophysical Co. : June 24, 2016 (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.capitalcube.com - June 24 at 5:31 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Dawson Geophysical Co. : June 10, 2016 (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.capitalcube.com - June 10 at 7:25 PM
fxpips.com logoNew 52 Week Highs Update – MOC, PTI, EXEL, DLHC, DWSN, RES, RYI (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.fxpips.com - June 6 at 10:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDawson Geophysical (DWSN) Catches Eye: Stock Jumps 6.3% (NASDAQ:DWSN)
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 8:40 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Dawson Geophysical Co. : May 23, 2016 (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.capitalcube.com - May 23 at 5:03 PM
capitalcube.com logoDawson Geophysical Co. :DWSN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.capitalcube.com - May 17 at 2:31 PM
kcregister.com logoNASDAQ Upgrades: Jazz Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:JAZZ), Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN ... - KC Register (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.kcregister.com - May 13 at 8:33 AM
fidaily.com logoRaymond James Upgrades Rating On Dawson Geophysical Company (DWSN) To "Strong Buy" - Finance Daily (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.fidaily.com - May 12 at 8:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of DWSN earnings conference call or presentation 10-May-16 1:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:DWSN)
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 2:29 PM
fool.com logoDawson Geophysical Remains Mired in Oil's Slump (NASDAQ:DWSN)
www.fool.com - May 11 at 9:41 AM
seekingalpha.com logoDawson Geophysical's (DWSN) CEO Steve Jumper on Q1 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NASDAQ:DWSN)
seekingalpha.com - May 11 at 7:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDawson Geophys. upgraded by Raymond James (NASDAQ:DWSN)
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 6:47 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoDAWSON GEOPHYSICAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exh (NASDAQ:DWSN)
biz.yahoo.com - May 10 at 6:25 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoDAWSON GEOPHYSICAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:DWSN)
biz.yahoo.com - May 4 at 6:17 AM

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What is Dawson Geophysical Company's stock symbol?

Dawson Geophysical Company trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "DWSN."

Where is Dawson Geophysical Company's stock going? Where will Dawson Geophysical Company's stock price be in 2017?

1 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Dawson Geophysical Company's shares. Their predictions range from $8.00 to $8.00. On average, they expect Dawson Geophysical Company's share price to reach $8.00 in the next year.

When will Dawson Geophysical Company announce their earnings?

Dawson Geophysical Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March, 9th 2017.

What are analysts saying about Dawson Geophysical Company stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Dawson Geophysical Company stock:

  • According to Zacks Investment Research, "Dawson Geophysical Company offers onshore seismic data acquisition services primarily in the United States and Canada. The company acquires and processes 2-D, 3-D and multi-component seismic data for oil and gas companies. Dawson Operating Company, formerly known as Dawson Geophysical Company, is headquartered in Midland, Texas. " (10/4/2016)

  • Raymond James Financial, Inc. analysts commented, "Everything Is Pretty Rosy" (5/11/2016)

Who owns Dawson Geophysical Company stock?

Dawson Geophysical Company's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (6.59%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.42%), Van Den Berg Management I Inc. (3.61%), First Wilshire Securities Management Inc. (2.62%), Minerva Advisors LLC (1.71%) and State Street Corp (1.18%). Company insiders that own Dawson Geophysical Company stock include Allen T Mcinnes and James W Thomas.

Who sold Dawson Geophysical Company stock? Who is selling Dawson Geophysical Company stock?

Dawson Geophysical Company's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Guggenheim Capital LLC, First Wilshire Securities Management Inc. and Menta Capital LLC. Company insiders that have sold Dawson Geophysical Company stock in the last year include Allen T Mcinnes and James W Thomas.

Who bought Dawson Geophysical Company stock? Who is buying Dawson Geophysical Company stock?

Dawson Geophysical Company's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, State Street Corp, GSA Capital Partners LLP and Two Sigma Investments LP.

How do I buy Dawson Geophysical Company stock?

Shares of Dawson Geophysical Company can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Dawson Geophysical Company stock cost?

One share of Dawson Geophysical Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.00.

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Last Updated on 2/22/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff