NASDAQ:DWSN - Dawson Geophysical Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $2.97 -0.06 (-1.98 %) (As of 03/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$2.97Today's Range$2.94 - $3.085052-Week Range$2.94 - $8.40Volume103,538 shsAverage Volume86,444 shsMarket Capitalization$68.73 millionP/E Ratio-2.78Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.04 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Dawson 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. Receive DWSN News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for DWSN and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Oil & gas exploration services Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Equipment & Services SectorOils/Energy Current SymbolNASDAQ:DWSN Previous Symbol CUSIP23935910 CIK799165 Webwww.dawson3d.com Phone432-684-3000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.05 Current Ratio2.82 Quick Ratio2.82Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-2.78 Forward P/E Ratio-4.37 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$154.16 million Price / Sales0.45 Cash Flow$0.2372 per share Price / Cash Flow12.52 Book Value$5.10 per share Price / Book0.58Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.07) Net Income$-24,410,000.00 Net Margins-15.83% Return on Equity-18.79% Return on Assets-15.17%Miscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares23,140,000Market Cap$68.73 million Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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) announced its earnings results on Thursday, February, 28th. The oil and gas company reported ($0.51) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.20) by $0.31. Dawson Geophysical had a negative return on equity of 18.79% and a negative net margin of 15.83%. 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, May 2nd 2019. 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. Has Dawson Geophysical been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about DWSN stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Dawson Geophysical earned a news impact score of -1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Dawson Geophysical's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Dawson Geophysical include Ion Geophysical (IO), Zion Oil & Gas (ZN), NXT Energy Solutions (NSFDF), SAExploration (SAEX), Pledge Petroleum (PROP), Cardinal Energy Group (CEGX), Saratoga Resources (SARA) and CGG (CGG). What other stocks do shareholders of Dawson Geophysical own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Dawson Geophysical investors own include CGG (CGG), SAExploration (SAEX), SLS International (SLS), ANNALY CAP MGMT/SH (NLY), Tandem Diabetes Care (TNDM), Micron Technology (MU), Allena Pharmaceuticals (ALNA), Terra Tech (TRTC), Mcdonald's (MCD) and Gulfport Energy (GPOR). Who are Dawson Geophysical's key executives? Dawson Geophysical's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Stephen C. Jumper, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 58)Mr. Wayne A. Whitener, Exec. Vice Chairman (Age 67)Mr. James K. Brata, CFO, Exec. VP, Sec. & Treasurer (Age 64)Mr. C. Ray Tobias, Exec. VP & COO (Age 62)Mr. James Walter Thomas, CTO & Exec. VP (Age 65) Who are Dawson Geophysical's major shareholders? Dawson Geophysical's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.23%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.61%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.61%), Grace & White Inc. NY (5.62%), Beddow Capital Management Inc. (3.94%) and First Wilshire Securities Management Inc. (2.35%). Company insiders that own Dawson Geophysical stock include 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 Beddow Capital Management Inc., Boston Partners, Robotti Robert, Shepherd Kaplan Krochuk LLC, First Wilshire Securities Management Inc., Stone Ridge Asset Management LLC and Menta Capital LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Dawson Geophysical. Which institutional investors are buying Dawson Geophysical stock? DWSN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Salem Investment Counselors Inc., Grace & White Inc. NY, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Geode Capital Management LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC and Virtu Financial LLC. Company insiders that have bought Dawson Geophysical stock in the last two years include James W Thomas and William J Barrett. 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 $2.97. How big of a company is Dawson Geophysical? Dawson Geophysical has a market capitalization of $68.73 million and generates $154.16 million in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $-24,410,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.07) on an earnings per share basis. What is Dawson Geophysical's official website? The official website for Dawson Geophysical is http://www.dawson3d.com. 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: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 161 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 212 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 373MarketBeat'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 3/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the price-to-earnings growth (PEG) ratio?