Layne Christensen Company Profile (NASDAQ:LAYN)

About Layne Christensen

Layne Christensen logoLayne Christensen Company (Layne) is a water management, construction and drilling company. The Company provides drilling solutions for water management, mineral services and specialty drilling needs. The Company operates through four segments: Water Resources, Inliner, Heavy Civil and Mineral Services. Its Water Resources segment provides its customers with solutions for various aspects of water supply system development and technology throughout the United States. Its Inliner segment is a service rehabilitation company offering a range of solutions for wastewater, storm water and process sewer pipeline networks. Its Heavy Civil segment delivers solutions to government agencies and industrial clients by overseeing the design and construction of water and wastewater treatment plants and pipeline installation. Its Mineral Services conducts ground drilling activities, including core drilling, reverse circulation, dual tube, hammer and rotary air-blast methods.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Construction
  • Industry: Heavy Construction
  • Sub-Industry: Construction & Engineering
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: LAYN
  • CUSIP: 52105010
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $8.11
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $8.78
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $8.20
  • 52-Week Range: $3.75 - $9.56
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 162.20
  • P/E Growth: -2.37
  • Market Cap: $160.62M
  • Outstanding Shares: 19,805,000
  • Beta: 0.62
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -5.25%
  • Return on Equity: -23.75%
  • Return on Assets: -6.22%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.35%
  • Current Ratio: 1.88%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.74%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Layne Christensen (NASDAQ:LAYN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $8.60 (6.04% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Layne Christensen (NASDAQ:LAYN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/12/2016DA DavidsonReiterated RatingHold -> NeutralView Rating Details
9/8/2016Jefferies GroupSet Price TargetHold$7.80View Rating Details
4/18/2016Maxim GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$8.00 -> $9.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/28/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Layne Christensen (NASDAQ:LAYN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
12/7/2016        
9/6/2016Q217($0.20)($0.26)$164.19 million$159.05 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/6/2016Q117($0.31)($0.45)$160.24 million$159.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/12/2016Q416($0.38)($0.84)$156.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/9/2015Q316($0.10)($0.17)$198.11 million$173.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/8/2015Q216($0.21)($0.35)$210.20 million$176.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/8/2015Q116($0.57)($0.33)$189.64 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/13/2015Q415($1.18)($1.17)$190.93 million$193.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/10/2014Q315($0.50)($0.19)$211.80 million$222.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/9/2014Q215($0.49)($0.63)$217.17 million$210.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/16/2014Q115($0.34)($1.41)$206.58 million$191.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q414($0.36)($0.59)$210.58 million$184.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/5/2013Q3($0.36)($0.80)$244.68 million$216.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
9/6/2013Q2 2014($0.39)($1.17)$260.61 million$232.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/5/2013Q1 2014($0.10)($1.22)$251.80 million$226.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/15/2013Q4 2013($0.29)($0.91)$254.69 million$229.74 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/6/20120.45$0.45$282.88 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/6/2012Q213$0.43$0.25$291.97 million$289.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/5/2012$0.19$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2012($0.20)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/8/2011$0.50$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/7/2011$0.47$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/8/2011$0.28$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/5/2011$0.36$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Layne Christensen (NASDAQ:LAYN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.00 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.05 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171($0.37)($0.37)($0.37)
Q2 20172($0.17)($0.13)($0.15)
Q3 20172($0.20)($0.04)($0.12)
Q4 20172($0.05)($0.02)($0.04)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Layne Christensen (NASDAQ:LAYN)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Layne Christensen (NASDAQ:LAYN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 11.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 93.52%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/15/2016J Michael AndersonCFOBuy2,000$5.13$10,260.00View SEC Filing  
1/5/2016Nelson ObusDirectorBuy289,191$5.25$1,518,252.75View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016Nelson ObusDirectorBuy274,367$5.25$1,440,426.75View SEC Filing  
12/31/2015Nelson ObusDirectorBuy96,748$5.21$504,057.08View SEC Filing  
12/29/2015Nelson ObusDirectorBuy39,261$5.11$200,623.71View SEC Filing  
12/28/2015Nelson ObusDirectorBuy94,886$4.95$469,685.70View SEC Filing  
12/24/2015Nelson ObusDirectorBuy57,320$4.72$270,550.40View SEC Filing  
12/23/2015David A. B. BrownCEOBuy15,000$4.79$71,850.00View SEC Filing  
10/16/2015J Michael AndersonCFOBuy4,000$7.10$28,400.00View SEC Filing  
10/14/2015David A B BrownChairmanBuy10,000$6.77$67,700.00View SEC Filing  
9/28/2015Nelson ObusDirectorBuy5,200$5.89$30,628.00View SEC Filing  
9/25/2015Nelson ObusDirectorBuy15,500$5.76$89,280.00View SEC Filing  
9/22/2015Nelson ObusDirectorBuy45,836$5.96$273,182.56View SEC Filing  
9/16/2015Nelson ObusDirectorBuy15,000$5.94$89,100.00View SEC Filing  
9/14/2015Michael J CalielCEOBuy7,500$6.09$45,675.00View SEC Filing  
9/14/2015Nelson ObusDirectorBuy70,000$6.18$432,600.00View SEC Filing  
7/23/2015Nelson ObusDirectorBuy5,685$8.30$47,185.50View SEC Filing  
7/13/2015John T Nesser IIIDirectorBuy5,000$8.70$43,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/9/2015Nelson ObusDirectorBuy67,315$8.26$556,021.90View SEC Filing  
7/7/2015Nelson ObusDirectorBuy28,971$8.23$238,431.33View SEC Filing  
7/6/2015Nelson ObusDirectorBuy8,029$8.24$66,158.96View SEC Filing  
6/22/2015Nelson ObusDirectorBuy8,474$8.09$68,554.66View SEC Filing  
6/12/2015Michael J CalielCEOBuy5,000$9.71$48,550.00View SEC Filing  
9/8/2014Van Den Berg Management I, IncMajor ShareholderSell2,955$11.92$35,223.60View SEC Filing  
9/5/2014Van Den Berg Management I, IncMajor ShareholderSell1,030$10.96$11,288.80View SEC Filing  
8/29/2014Van Den Berg Management I, IncMajor ShareholderSell3,915$11.25$44,043.75View SEC Filing  
1/7/2014David BrownChairmanBuy20,000$16.69$333,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2012Nelson ObusDirectorBuy50,000$18.05$902,500.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Layne Christensen (NASDAQ:LAYN)
DateHeadline
einnews.com logoSpecialty Water Treatment Chemicals Market to Reach $42.3 billion with 6.2% CAGR Forecast to 2022 (NASDAQ:LAYN)
world.einnews.com - September 23 at 10:36 AM
benzinga.com logoLayne Christensen to Host Investor Day on April 14 (NASDAQ:LAYN)
www.benzinga.com - September 17 at 10:25 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 10:06 AM
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www.capitalcube.com - September 12 at 5:41 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 10 at 5:25 PM
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www.capitalcube.com - September 9 at 10:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLayne Christensen reports 2Q loss (NASDAQ:LAYN)
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 9:24 AM
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www.rttnews.com - September 7 at 9:24 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoLAYNE CHRISTENSEN CO Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NASDAQ:LAYN)
biz.yahoo.com - September 7 at 9:23 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-Layne Christensen Q2 loss per share $0.26 from continuing operations (NASDAQ:LAYN)
feeds.reuters.com - September 6 at 6:19 PM
seekingalpha.com logoLayne Christensen misses by $0.01, misses on revenue (NASDAQ:LAYN)
seekingalpha.com - September 6 at 5:56 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoLAYNE CHRISTENSEN CO Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:LAYN)
biz.yahoo.com - September 6 at 5:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoLayne Christensen Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results (NASDAQ:LAYN)
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 5:52 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ2 2017 Layne Christensen Co Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:LAYN)
biz.yahoo.com - September 6 at 10:38 AM
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www.fidaily.com - September 2 at 10:44 AM
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www.4-traders.com - August 21 at 10:09 AM
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www.4-traders.com - August 19 at 5:52 PM
publicnow.com logoLayne Christensen Announces Fiscal 2017 Second Quarter Earnings Release And Conference Call Schedule (NASDAQ:LAYN)
www.publicnow.com - August 19 at 8:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLayne Christensen Company (LAYN) Jumps: Stock Soars 6.9% (NASDAQ:LAYN)
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 9:02 AM
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biz.yahoo.com - August 10 at 6:16 PM
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