NASDAQ:DWSN - Dawson Geophysical Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$5.74 -0.08 (-1.37 %)
(As of 08/21/2018 01:53 AM ET)
Previous Close$5.82
Today's Range$5.70 - $5.85
52-Week Range$3.80 - $8.40
Volume25,500 shs
Average Volume87,192 shs
Market Capitalization$133.40 million
P/E Ratio-4.19
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.15
Dawson Geophysical logoDawson Geophysical Company provides onshore seismic data acquisition services in the United States and Canada. The company acquires and processes 2-D, 3-D, and multi-component seismic data for its clients, including oil and gas companies, and independent oil and gas operators, as well as providers of multi-client data libraries. As of December 31, 2017, it operated nine seismic crews consisting of six crews in the United States and three crews in Canada. It operates seismic crews that supply seismic data primarily to companies engaged in the exploration and development of oil and natural gas on land and in land-to-water transition areas. The company also serves the potash mining industry. Dawson Geophysical Company was founded in 1952 and is headquartered in Midland, Texas with three additional offices in Denison, Houston, and Plano, Texas, as well as in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and Denver, Colorado.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Oil & gas exploration services
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Equipment & Services
SectorOils/Energy
SymbolNASDAQ:DWSN
CUSIP23935910
Phone432-684-3000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.03
Current Ratio3.61
Quick Ratio3.61

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-4.19
Forward P/E Ratio-7.65
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$157.15 million
Price / Sales0.84
Cash Flow$0.3443 per share
Price / Cash16.67
Book Value$6.19 per share
Price / Book0.93

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.37)
Net Income$-31,260,000.00
Net Margins-8.62%
Return on Equity-10.51%
Return on Assets-8.81%

Miscellaneous

Employees851
Outstanding Shares22,920,000
Market Cap$133.40 million

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) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 2nd. The oil and gas company reported ($0.25) EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.36) by $0.11. The oil and gas company had revenue of $36.16 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $36 million. Dawson Geophysical had a negative net margin of 8.62% and a negative return on equity of 10.51%. View Dawson Geophysical's Earnings History.

When is Dawson Geophysical's next earnings date?

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

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Dawson Geophysical?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Dawson Geophysical in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings 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:
  • Mr. Stephen C. Jumper, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Wayne A. Whitener, Exec. Vice Chairman (Age 66)
  • Mr. James K. Brata, CFO, Exec. VP, Sec. & Treasurer (Age 63)
  • Mr. C. Ray Tobias, Exec. VP & COO (Age 61)
  • Mr. James Walter Thomas, CTO & Exec. VP (Age 64)

Has Dawson Geophysical been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about DWSN stock has trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Dawson Geophysical earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the oil and gas company an impact score of 46.88 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for Dawson Geophysical.

Who are Dawson Geophysical's major shareholders?

Dawson Geophysical's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.49%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (7.84%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.25%), Grace & White Inc. NY (4.57%), First Wilshire Securities Management Inc. (2.40%) and Minerva Advisors LLC (1.74%). 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.

Which institutional investors are selling Dawson Geophysical stock?

DWSN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners and Shepherd Kaplan Krochuk LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Dawson Geophysical.

Which institutional investors are buying Dawson Geophysical stock?

DWSN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Rhumbline Advisers. View Insider Buying and Selling for Dawson Geophysical.

How do I buy shares of Dawson Geophysical?

Shares of DWSN 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 DWSN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.74.

How big of a company is Dawson Geophysical?

Dawson Geophysical has a market capitalization of $133.40 million and generates $157.15 million in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $-31,260,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.37) on an earnings per share basis. Dawson Geophysical employs 851 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Dawson Geophysical?

Dawson Geophysical's mailing address is 508 WEST WALL SUITE 800, MIDLAND TX, 79701. The oil and gas company can be reached via phone at 432-684-3000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Dawson Geophysical (NASDAQ DWSN)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  133 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  197 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  330
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Dawson Geophysical and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DWSN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DWSN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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