Dawson Geophysical Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:DWSN)

$4.80 -0.06 (-1.23 %)
(As of 12/13/2017 03:58 AM ET)
Previous Close$4.86
Today's Range$4.65 - $4.94
52-Week Range$3.70 - $9.00
Volume105,700 shs
Average Volume73,953 shs
Market Capitalization$102.65 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.2

About Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ:DWSN)

Dawson Geophysical 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Oil Related - Surveying & Mapping Services
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Equipment & Services
SectorEnergy
SymbolNASDAQ:DWSN
CUSIP23935910
Phone+1-432-6843000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.04%
Current Ratio4.01%
Quick Ratio4.01%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$133.33 million
Price / Sales0.78
Cash Flow$0.20 per share
Price / Cash24.00
Book Value$7.90 per share
Price / Book0.61

Profitability

Trailing EPS($1.56)
Net Income$-39,790,000.00
Net Margins-22.90%
Return on Equity-21.66%
Return on Assets-19.14%

Miscellaneous

Employees814
Outstanding Shares21,720,000

Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ:DWSN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dawson Geophysical's stock symbol?

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

How were Dawson Geophysical's earnings last quarter?

Dawson Geophysical Co (NASDAQ:DWSN) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 10th. The oil and gas company reported ($0.40) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.35) by $0.05. The oil and gas company earned $47.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $73.70 million. Dawson Geophysical had a negative net margin of 22.90% and a negative return on equity of 21.66%. View Dawson Geophysical's Earnings History.

When will Dawson Geophysical make its next earnings announcement?

Dawson Geophysical is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Dawson Geophysical.

Who are some of Dawson Geophysical's key competitors?

Who are Dawson Geophysical's key executives?

Dawson Geophysical's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Stephen C. Jumper, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer (Age 53)
  • Wayne A. Whitener, Executive Vice Chairman of the Board (Age 63)
  • James Kevin Brata CPA, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary (Age 59)
  • C. Ray Tobias, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President (Age 57)
  • James W. Thomas, Executive Vice President, Chief Technology Officer (Age 60)
  • Daniel G. Winn, Senior Vice President (Age 64)
  • Craig W. Cooper, Lead Independent Director (Age 61)
  • William J. Barrett, Director (Age 86)
  • Gary M. Hoover Ph.D., Independent Director (Age 75)
  • Allen T. McInnes Ph.D., Independent Director (Age 77)

Who owns Dawson Geophysical stock?

Dawson Geophysical's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.73%), Boston Partners (1.20%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (1.10%) and Quantum Capital Management (0.35%). Company insiders that own Dawson Geophysical stock include Allen T Mcinnes, James W Thomas and William J Barrett. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Dawson Geophysical.

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

Dawson Geophysical's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Dawson Geophysical.

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

Dawson Geophysical's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Quantum Capital Management. View Insider Buying and Selling for Dawson Geophysical.

How do I buy Dawson Geophysical stock?

Shares of Dawson Geophysical can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Dawson Geophysical's stock price today?

One share of Dawson Geophysical stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.80.

How big of a company is Dawson Geophysical?

Dawson Geophysical has a market capitalization of $102.65 million and generates $133.33 million in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $-39,790,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.56) on an earnings per share basis. Dawson Geophysical employs 814 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Dawson Geophysical?

Dawson Geophysical's mailing address is 508 W Wall St Ste 800, MIDLAND, TX 79701-5034, United States. The oil and gas company can be reached via phone at +1-432-6843000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Dawson Geophysical (DWSN)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  87 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  133 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  220
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Analyst Ratings

Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ:DWSN) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.002.002.002.00
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: N/AN/A$8.00$8.00
Price Target Upside: N/AN/A5.68% upside5.68% upside

Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ:DWSN) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ:DWSN)

Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ:DWSN) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/25/2016Raymond James FinancialDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 12/13/2015 forward)

Earnings

Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ:DWSN) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ:DWSN)

Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ DWSN) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/28/2018($0.28)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

Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ:DWSN) Earnings Estimates

Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.48 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.75 EPS

Dividends

Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ:DWSN) Dividend History by Quarter

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

Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ DWSN) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Ownership Percentage: 7.97%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 72.20%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ:DWSN)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ:DWSN)

Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ DWSN) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/11/2017William J BarrettDirectorBuy5,000$4.90$24,500.00View SEC Filing  
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

Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ DWSN) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Insider Buying: Dawson Geophysical Co (DWSN) Director Buys 5,000 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Dawson Geophysical Co (DWSN) Director Buys 5,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 12 at 6:30 PM
Baker Hughes (BHGE) Surges: Stock Moves 8.8% HigherBaker Hughes (BHGE) Surges: Stock Moves 8.8% Higher
www.nasdaq.com - November 8 at 3:01 AM
Dawson Geophysical Company (DWSN) Upgraded to Buy by Zacks Investment ResearchDawson Geophysical Company (DWSN) Upgraded to Buy by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 7 at 11:10 PM
Dawson Geophysical Starts Making ProgressDawson Geophysical Starts Making Progress
www.fool.com - November 4 at 12:44 PM
Edited Transcript of DWSN earnings conference call or presentation 2-Nov-17 2:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of DWSN earnings conference call or presentation 2-Nov-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - November 3 at 1:27 PM
Dawson Geophysical Reports Third Quarter 2017 ResultsDawson Geophysical Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 7:09 PM
Dawson Geophysical reports 3Q lossDawson Geophysical reports 3Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 7:09 PM
Is It The Right Time To Buy Dawson Geophysical Company (DWSN)?Is It The Right Time To Buy Dawson Geophysical Company (DWSN)?
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 7:09 PM
Dawson Geophysical to Issue Third Quarter 2017 Results and Hold Investor Conference CallDawson Geophysical to Issue Third Quarter 2017 Results and Hold Investor Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - October 26 at 6:45 PM
Dawson Geophysical Company (DWSN) to Release Earnings on WednesdayDawson Geophysical Company (DWSN) to Release Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 25 at 6:52 AM
ETFs with exposure to Dawson Geophysical Co. : October 23, 2017ETFs with exposure to Dawson Geophysical Co. : October 23, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 23 at 3:15 PM
Oilfield Services Gainers: FTK, KEG, BAS, DWSN, and AROCOilfield Services Gainers: FTK, KEG, BAS, DWSN, and AROC
finance.yahoo.com - October 4 at 4:51 PM
ETFs with exposure to Dawson Geophysical Co. : October 3, 2017ETFs with exposure to Dawson Geophysical Co. : October 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 5:56 PM
ETFs with exposure to Dawson Geophysical Co. : September 20, 2017ETFs with exposure to Dawson Geophysical Co. : September 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 6:57 PM
Dawson Geophysical Co. :DWSN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 18, 2017Dawson Geophysical Co. :DWSN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 5:56 PM
Dawson Geophysical Company (DWSN) Posts  Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.27 EPSDawson Geophysical Company (DWSN) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.27 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 11:08 PM
Edited Transcript of DWSN earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-17 2:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of DWSN earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 6:19 PM
Dawson Geophysical Reports Second Quarter 2017 ResultsDawson Geophysical Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results
www.bizjournals.com - August 3 at 4:34 PM
Losses Widen at Dawson Geophysical Despite Higher RevenueLosses Widen at Dawson Geophysical Despite Higher Revenue
www.fool.com - August 3 at 4:34 PM
Dawson Geophysical to Issue Second Quarter 2017 Results and Hold Investor Conference CallDawson Geophysical to Issue Second Quarter 2017 Results and Hold Investor Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 6:31 PM
Dawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN) Short Interest Down 68.7% in JuneDawson Geophysical Company (NASDAQ:DWSN) Short Interest Down 68.7% in June
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 16 at 7:06 AM
ETFs with exposure to Dawson Geophysical Co. : July 11, 2017ETFs with exposure to Dawson Geophysical Co. : July 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 7:14 PM
Dawson Geophysical reports 1Q lossDawson Geophysical reports 1Q loss
marketbeat.com - May 4 at 6:27 AM
Dawson Geophysical Co. :DWSN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : March 17, 2017Dawson Geophysical Co. :DWSN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : March 17, 2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 17 at 5:08 PM
DAWSON GEOPHYSICAL CO Files SEC form 10-K, Annual ReportDAWSON GEOPHYSICAL CO Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 13 at 4:55 PM
Dawson Geophysical Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2016 ResultsDawson Geophysical Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2016 Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 2 at 10:06 PM
Dawson Geophysical Cos (DWSN) CEO Stephen Jumper on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptDawson Geophysical Co's (DWSN) CEO Stephen Jumper on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - March 2 at 5:04 PM
Q4 2016 Dawson Geophysical Co Earnings Release - Before Market OpenQ4 2016 Dawson Geophysical Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - March 2 at 5:04 PM
Losses Worsen at Dawson Geophysical as Sales SlumpLosses Worsen at Dawson Geophysical as Sales Slump
www.fool.com - March 2 at 5:04 PM
Dawson Geophysical Co Earnings Call scheduled for 10:00 am ET todayDawson Geophysical Co Earnings Call scheduled for 10:00 am ET today
biz.yahoo.com - March 2 at 5:04 PM
Dawson Geophysical to Issue Fourth Quarter 2016 Results and Hold Investor Conference CallDawson Geophysical to Issue Fourth Quarter 2016 Results and Hold Investor Conference Call
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 23 at 9:52 PM
Oil Market Weakness Keeps Hurting Dawson GeophysicalOil Market Weakness Keeps Hurting Dawson Geophysical
www.fool.com - November 3 at 9:04 AM
DAWSON GEOPHYSICAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct FinancialDAWSON 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
DAWSON GEOPHYSICAL CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly ReportDAWSON GEOPHYSICAL CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
biz.yahoo.com - August 9 at 7:57 AM
Oil Prices and Weather Weigh Down Dawson Geophysicals Q2 ResultsOil Prices and Weather Weigh Down Dawson Geophysical's Q2 Results
www.fool.com - August 4 at 1:13 PM
Dawson Geophysical Remains Mired in Oils SlumpDawson Geophysical Remains Mired in Oil's Slump
www.fool.com - May 11 at 9:41 AM
Dawson Geophysicals (DWSN) CEO Steve Jumper on Q1 2016 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptDawson Geophysical's (DWSN) CEO Steve Jumper on Q1 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 11 at 7:54 AM
DAWSON GEOPHYSICAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and ExhDAWSON 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
DAWSON GEOPHYSICAL CO Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and ExhibitsDAWSON 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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