Dawson Geophysical Company Company Profile (NASDAQ:DWSN)

About Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN)

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 Related - Surveying & Mapping Services
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:DWSN
  • CUSIP: 23935910
  • Web: www.dawson3d.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $100.04 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 21,702,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $4.40
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $4.39
  • 52 Week Range: $3.70 - $9.00
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -6.08
  • P/E Growth: -0.07
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $130.59 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.76
  • Book Value: $6.80 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.67
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: ($12,130,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -33.36%
  • Return on Equity: -26.45%
  • Return on Assets: -23.72%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 3.57%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.57%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 55,586 shs.
  • Beta: 1.09
  • Short Ratio: 3.82
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN)

What is Dawson Geophysical Company's stock symbol?

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

How were Dawson Geophysical Company's earnings last quarter?

Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported ($0.68) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.41) by $0.27. The firm had revenue of $30.47 million for the quarter. Dawson Geophysical Company had a negative net margin of 33.36% and a negative return on equity of 26.45%. View Dawson Geophysical Company's Earnings History.

When will Dawson Geophysical Company make its next earnings announcement?

Dawson Geophysical Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 2nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Dawson Geophysical Company.

Who are some of Dawson Geophysical Company's key competitors?

Who are Dawson Geophysical Company's key executives?

Dawson Geophysical Company's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Stephen C. Jumper, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Wayne A. Whitener, Executive Vice Chairman of the Board
  • James Kevin Brata CPA, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary
  • C. Ray Tobias, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President
  • James W. Thomas, Executive Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
  • Daniel G. Winn, Senior Vice President
  • Craig W. Cooper, Lead Independent Director
  • William J. Barrett, Director
  • Gary M. Hoover Ph.D., Independent Director
  • Allen T. McInnes Ph.D., Independent Director

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.

What is Dawson Geophysical Company's stock price today?

One share of Dawson Geophysical Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.56.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ DWSN)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  82 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  125 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  207
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN)
Price Target History for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN)
Analysts' Ratings History for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/25/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN)
Earnings by Quarter for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN)
Earnings History by Quarter for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ DWSN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/1/2017($0.34)N/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2017Q2 2017($0.41)($0.68)$30.47 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2017Q1 2017($0.34)($0.42)$26.35 million$41.93 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/2/2017Q4 2016($0.33)($0.33)$38.10 million$30.07 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
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
3/11/2016Q415($0.25)($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
10/27/2014Q414($0.17)($0.49)$63.30 million$62.57 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2014Q314$0.35($0.94)$80.23 million$54.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q214$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: $-1.7 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.75 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter 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 and Institutional Ownership History for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 7.97%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 65.80%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/30/2017William J BarrettDirectorBuy5,000$3.90$19,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2017William J BarrettDirectorBuy5,000$4.05$20,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2017William J BarrettDirectorBuy5,000$4.20$21,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2017William J BarrettDirectorBuy5,000$4.50$22,500.00View SEC Filing  
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

Headline Trends for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN)
Latest Headlines for Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoOilfield Services Gainers: FTK, KEG, BAS, DWSN, and AROC
finance.yahoo.com - October 4 at 4:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Dawson Geophysical Co. : October 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 5:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Dawson Geophysical Co. : September 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 6:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDawson Geophysical Co. :DWSN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 5:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDawson Geophysical Company (DWSN) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.27 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 11:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of DWSN earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 6:19 PM
bizjournals.com logoDawson Geophysical Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results
www.bizjournals.com - August 3 at 4:34 PM
fool.com logoLosses Widen at Dawson Geophysical Despite Higher Revenue
www.fool.com - August 3 at 4:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDawson Geophysical to Issue Second Quarter 2017 Results and Hold Investor Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 6:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN) Short Interest Down 68.7% in June
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 16 at 7:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Dawson Geophysical Co. : July 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 7:14 PM
marketbeat.com logoDawson Geophysical reports 1Q loss
marketbeat.com - May 4 at 6:27 AM
capitalcube.com logoDawson Geophysical Co. :DWSN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : March 17, 2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 17 at 5:08 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoDAWSON GEOPHYSICAL CO Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 13 at 4:55 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoDawson Geophysical Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2016 Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 2 at 10:06 PM
seekingalpha.com logoDawson Geophysical Co's (DWSN) CEO Stephen Jumper on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - March 2 at 5:04 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Dawson Geophysical Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - March 2 at 5:04 PM
fool.com logoLosses Worsen at Dawson Geophysical as Sales Slump
www.fool.com - March 2 at 5:04 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoDawson Geophysical Co Earnings Call scheduled for 10:00 am ET today
biz.yahoo.com - March 2 at 5:04 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoDawson Geophysical to Issue Fourth Quarter 2016 Results and Hold Investor Conference Call
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 23 at 9:52 PM
fool.com logoOil Market Weakness Keeps Hurting Dawson Geophysical
www.fool.com - November 3 at 9:04 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoDAWSON GEOPHYSICAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial
biz.yahoo.com - October 6 at 4:41 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoDAWSON GEOPHYSICAL CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
biz.yahoo.com - August 9 at 7:57 AM
fool.com logoOil Prices and Weather Weigh Down Dawson Geophysical's Q2 Results
www.fool.com - August 4 at 1:13 PM
fool.com logoDawson Geophysical Remains Mired in Oil's Slump
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
seekingalpha.com - May 11 at 7:54 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoDAWSON GEOPHYSICAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exh
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
biz.yahoo.com - May 4 at 6:17 AM

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