NASDAQ:GEOS - Geospace Technologies Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$13.56 +0.08 (+0.59 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$13.48
Today's Range$13.35 - $13.62
52-Week Range$9.18 - $18.71
Volume10,900 shs
Average Volume98,314 shs
Market Capitalization$181.38 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Geospace Technologies logoGeospace Technologies Corporation designs and manufactures instruments and equipment used in the oil and gas industry to acquire seismic data in order to locate, characterize, and monitor hydrocarbon producing reservoirs. The company operates through two segments, Seismic and Non-Seismic. The Seismic segment offers land and marine nodal data acquisition systems, permanent land and seabed reservoir monitoring products and services, geophones and geophone strings, hydrophones, leader wires, connectors, telemetry cables, marine streamer retrieval and steering devices, multi-component sensors, seismic borehole acquisition systems, and various other products. The Non-Seismic segment offers electronic pre-press products that employ direct thermal imaging and digital inkjet printing technologies targeted at the commercial graphics, industrial graphics, textile, and flexographic printing industries. This segment also provides other non-seismic products that consist of sensors and tools for vibration monitoring, mine safety application, and earthquake detection; cables for power and communication for the offshore oil and gas, and offshore construction industries; water meter cables and connectors; and other specialty industrial cable and connector products. The company serves seismic contractors, and independent and government-owned oil and gas companies; direct users of equipment; specialized resellers; and specialty manufacturers, research institutions, and industrial product distributors. It operates in the United States, Canada, Asia, Europe, and internationally. Geospace Technologies Corporation was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Measuring & controlling devices, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryOil & Gas Equipment & Services
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio7.49
Quick Ratio5.66


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

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$73.72 million
Price / Sales2.50
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$14.52 per share
Price / Book0.93


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$-56,790,000.00
Net Margins-48.46%
Return on Equity-20.62%
Return on Assets-19.49%


Outstanding Shares13,600,000
Market Cap$181.38 million

Geospace Technologies (NASDAQ:GEOS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Geospace Technologies' stock symbol?

Geospace Technologies trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GEOS."

How were Geospace Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Geospace Technologies Co. (NASDAQ:GEOS) announced its earnings results on Thursday, August, 4th. The oil and gas company reported ($0.89) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.57) by $0.32. The oil and gas company earned $17.70 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $15.05 million. Geospace Technologies had a negative net margin of 48.46% and a negative return on equity of 20.62%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 10.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted ($0.66) EPS. View Geospace Technologies' Earnings History.

When is Geospace Technologies' next earnings date?

Geospace Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 29th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Geospace Technologies.

What price target have analysts set for GEOS?

1 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Geospace Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $17.25 to $17.25. On average, they anticipate Geospace Technologies' share price to reach $17.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 27.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Geospace Technologies.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Geospace Technologies?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Geospace Technologies in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Geospace Technologies.

Who are some of Geospace Technologies' key competitors?

Who are Geospace Technologies' key executives?

Geospace Technologies' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Walter R. Wheeler, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 65)
  • Mr. Thomas T. McEntire, VP, CFO, Treasurer & Sec. (Age 58)
  • Mr. Michael J. Sheen, Sr. VP, CTO & Director (Age 70)
  • Mr. Robbin B. Adams, Exec. VP & Chief Project Engineer (Age 61)

Has Geospace Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about GEOS stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Geospace Technologies earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the oil and gas company an impact score of 45.68 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Geospace Technologies.

Who are Geospace Technologies' major shareholders?

Geospace Technologies' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (14.86%), BlackRock Inc. (8.89%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.85%), Millennium Management LLC (1.50%), Putnam Investments LLC (1.05%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.79%). Company insiders that own Geospace Technologies stock include Richard F Miles and Robbin B Adams. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Geospace Technologies.

Which institutional investors are selling Geospace Technologies stock?

GEOS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Rhumbline Advisers and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Geospace Technologies.

Which institutional investors are buying Geospace Technologies stock?

GEOS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Putnam Investments LLC, Rutabaga Capital Management LLC MA, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Paloma Partners Management Co, FMR LLC, LMR Partners LLP and Dupont Capital Management Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Geospace Technologies.

How do I buy shares of Geospace Technologies?

Shares of GEOS 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 Geospace Technologies' stock price today?

One share of GEOS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.56.

How big of a company is Geospace Technologies?

Geospace Technologies has a market capitalization of $181.38 million and generates $73.72 million in revenue each year. Geospace Technologies employs 707 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Geospace Technologies?

Geospace Technologies' mailing address is 7007 PINEMONT DR., HOUSTON TX, 77040. The oil and gas company can be reached via phone at 713-986-4444.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Geospace Technologies (NASDAQ GEOS)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  123 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  206 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  329
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Geospace Technologies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GEOS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GEOS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/18/2018 by Staff

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